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  1. Major Tom

    Rumour Disc-less Xbox One Console Releasing in Spring 2019

    Microsoft will release a new Xbox One SKU next year that will be disc-less, according to a rumour. A new Xbox One option hitting stores next year is rumoured to be disc-less, which will, in turn, make the base price less expensive. According to a report on Thurrott, the new SKU will be at...
  2. Major Tom

    Xbox/Microsoft Xbox Live Black Friday 2018 Sale

    Microsoft has rolled out its annual Xbox Live Black Friday sale, including up to 40% reductions on a vast range of digital games. The event is underway now for Xbox Live Gold members, who have a few extra days to pick up AAA hits such as Shadow of the Tomb Raider for £27.50, FIFA 19 for...
  3. Major Tom

    Xbox/Microsoft November 2018 Xbox One Update

    The November 2018 Xbox Update is rolling out today, and it includes mouse and keyboard support for Fortnite and others. Mouse and keyboard support for Xbox One was announced over the weekend at X018 and arrives today for select games with the November update. Developers now have the option to...
  4. Major Tom

    Xbox/Microsoft Microsoft X018 Summary

    Here are the six biggest announcements from Microsoft's X018 edition of Inside Xbox yesterday. Microsoft just held their Inside Xbox: X018 Special, which was home to a wide variety of interesting announcements regarding upcoming lineup of games, DLC, and updates. That being said, specific...
  5. Gemma

    Mouse and Keyboard Support In Latest Xbox One Preview

    Today Microsoft announced that a new Xbox One software update is rolling out to the alpha ring of the preview program. The new update for November will bring keyboard and mouse support, allowing developers to build into their games the ability to play with PC-like peripherals if they so wish...
  6. Major Tom

    Xbox/Microsoft Xbox One October Update

    The Xbox One October update is rolling out today, and it brings with it the new Avatars and the ability to turn the system on with Alexa. Microsoft is releasing the Xbox One October update today, and it features the long-awaited Avatar update along with other nifty additions. Users will find...
  7. Major Tom

    Xbox/Microsoft Introducing Microsoft's Project xCloud

    Microsoft has officially unveiled Project xCloud, its game streaming service. At E3 2018 in June, head of Xbox Phil Spencer took the Xbox stage to announce Microsoft’s plans for streaming-based games. Concrete details weren’t available at the time, but today’s announcement makes things clearer...
  8. Major Tom

    Xbox/Microsoft Xbox One Is Getting Mouse and Keyboard Support

    Xbox One players will soon be able to use a mouse and keyboard with their console to play games that support them. During last night’s special Inside Xbox episode, head of Xbox Phil Spencer came on stage to talk about some of the company’s plans for the remainder of 2018. One of the biggest...
  9. Jason

    Windows Microsoft Announce Windows 10 October 2018 Update

    Microsoft has officially announced the next feature update for its Windows 10 family of operating systems, prosaically named the Windows 10 October 2018 Update. As part of the company's plan to make Windows 10 a long-life operating system, taking a leaf from rival Apple's current macOS which...
  10. Major Tom

    Xbox/Microsoft Project Scarlett News and Rumours

    According to a new report, Microsoft is planning to release not one, but two next-gen consoles. At E3, head of Xbox Phil Spencer took the stage to officially announce that Microsoft is working on new hardware and new ways to stream games. This was the first time the company had officially...
  11. Major Tom

    Xbox/Microsoft Xbox Ultimate Game Sale 2018 (19/07 - 30/07)

    Weeks of mediocre Deals with Gold and Spotlight sales have finally led up to Xbox’s Ultimate Game sale, the one we’ve all been waiting for. @JenLocke95 Jul 17, 2018 at 23:19 GMT Rejoice! Suffering through weeks of mediocre Deals with Gold and Spotlight sales have finally led up to Xbox’s...
  12. Geezer

    Xbox/Microsoft Dolby Vision Coming To Xbox One

    Starting today, Microsoft is giving Xbox Insiders a preview of system update 1810. Xbox Wire reveals the update contains several new features -- some of which will be trickling out over the coming weeks, including Dolby Vision video streaming, dashboard avatars, an expanded search feature, and...
  13. Major Tom

    Xbox/Microsoft Xbox One July Dashboard Update

    Microsoft released its Xbox One July dashboard update to all users yesterday, and the main new feature allows Xbox owners to start games that are downloading quicker. FastStart, originally unveiled at E3, prioritizes the files a game really needs to start while it continues to download the rest...
  14. Major Tom

    Xbox/Microsoft Xbox Game Pass

    Microsoft sees its future as a platform and services company, and nothing is a better example of that on the Xbox One console than the Xbox Game Pass subscription service. The company introduced its Netflix-like all-you-can-play program a year ago, and now it is reflecting on the first 12 months...
  15. Gemma

    Xbox/Microsoft Xbox Adaptive Controller Officially Announced

    Microsoft’s Xbox Adaptive Controller is designed for players with disabilities. Microsoft didn’t wait until E3 to unveil its latest, specialised controller: the Xbox Adaptive Controller. After having been leaked earlier this week, we now know exactly what the new controller is. The Xbox...
  16. Major Tom

    Xbox/Microsoft All Xbox One and Windows Store Games Can Now Be Digitally Gifted

    Microsoft’s service for gifting games to friends is finally getting the full roll-out, and is now compatible with PC games, PC DLC and all Xbox One Games. After being announced last Summer, the game gifting functionality was previously put on trial for Xbox Insiders and then in November went...
  17. Major Tom

    Xbox/Microsoft Xbox Live Rewards Will Become Microsoft Rewards in June

    Microsoft is sending out reminders regarding the Xbox Live Rewards transition to Microsoft Rewards. Reminders to Xbox Live users are being emailed, reminding folks Xbox Live Rewards will soon become Microsoft Rewards in the US. All Xbox Live Rewards offers will end on May 31, and users have...
  18. Major Tom

    Xbox/Microsoft Xbox LIVE Deals

    Xbox Deals with Gold for the week are a bit slim due to the Spring Sale going on through next week. Xbox Deals with Gold this week include Bridge Constructor for 50% off, Rory McIlroy PGA TOUR for 75% off, and Pixel Heroes: Byte & Magic at 50% off. As usual, Deals with Gold are for Xbox Live...
  19. Major Tom

    Xbox/Microsoft Microsoft Teases An Xbox Backwards Compatability Update

    Microsoft’s next episode of Inside Xbox will include the latest news on backwards compatibility. During last year’s E3, Microsoft revealed backwards compatibility support for original Xbox games, and it was perhaps the best news from the entire conference. Sadly, we’ve seen little in the way...