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Microsoft kills the Xbox One’s Entertainment area for good
4 months ago

Microsoft kills the Xbox One’s Entertainment area for good

It’s not just your Xbox One that’s missing the Entertainment tab. Beginning this week, you can expect to see a lot less of the Xbox One’s dedicated entertainment area. In fact, don’t plan on seeing it again at all.
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Xbox Smartglass for Xbox 360 is No More
7 months ago

Xbox Smartglass for Xbox 360 is No More

Xbox Smartglass, the app that Microsoft once hoped people would use to play casual games and control their Xbox One console, is finally retiring.
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Tonight on Xbox Live: Watch Super Bowl LI
2 years ago

Tonight on Xbox Live: Watch Super Bowl LI

For one night only, your gaming privileges have been suspended because everyone wants to use the big television in your living room to watch Super Bowl LI. I feel for you but don’t be coy. You secretly want to watch too. Tonight on Xbox Live, you can. Actually, anyone can.
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HBO Now is now on Xbox

This Thursday brings very, very good news for those that own an Xbox One and an Xbox 360. HBO, the cable channel that shows blockbusters movies back-to-back with reckless abandon, is bringing their latest service to the Xbox ecosystem. Starting today, you can download the HBO Now app on both of Microsoft’s Xbox Live enabled consoles.
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Verzion FiOS for Xbox One & Xbox 360 is gone
3 years ago

Verzion FiOS for Xbox One & Xbox 360 is gone

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If you used your Xbox One or Xbox 360 as a replacement cable box to access Verizon’s live television and on-demand content libraries chances are that you’re in for a very nasty shock this morning. Verizon FiOS for Xbox One and Xbox 360 stopped working this morning.
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Tonight on Xbox Live: Watch the 2016 NBA Playoffs
3 years ago

Tonight on Xbox Live: Watch the 2016 NBA Playoffs

Right about now, every sports fan is prepping for the NBA Playoffs. They’re looking over game time schedules, reevaluating their decision to ditch cable television and likely burning all of the Lebron James gear they can get their hands on. Rest assured playoff fans, a select few of you will be able to watch the NBA Playoffs on Xbox Live using a mix of apps and services.
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Storing your GameDVR clips on OneDrive? Reconsider
3 years ago

Storing your GameDVR clips on OneDrive? Reconsider

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Microsoft says that it’s cutting the amount of free storage space and bonuses that users get on its OneDrive service. Besides making an entire group of enthusiasts mad, the move …
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Xbox gets back to community building with new app
3 years ago

Xbox gets back to community building with new app

Since Microsoft first revealed the software running on the Xbox One in 2013 it has had to contend with accusations that it isn’t fostering the same community feel that it had with the Xbox 360 and original Xbox console. A new app and experience available for the new Xbox One experience confirms the company is ready to do something about those complaints.
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