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  • Microsoft Unleashes Amazing Xbox One Game Sale

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    Microsoft is offering Crazy Eddie pricing on Xbox One digital game purchases right now. So if you own the console—or plan to—this is the time to stock your games library. Many top-tier games can be had for half-off or more, and if you’re an Xbox Live Gold subscriber, you’ll save even more. I just snagged […]

    Xbox Web Site Updated with Activity Feed

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    Microsoft has updated the web site to display a nice, interactive activity feed when you login. This feeds shows you what your friends are up to, and lets you comment on their activities or make your own separate standalone posts. To understand what an improvement this is, consider the old version. Here’s the new […]

    Xbox One February 2015 System Update is Now Available

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    Several weeks back I previewed the February 2015 System Update for Xbox One. But that update is now generally available, providing a number of useful new features to everyone using Microsoft’s latest video game console. Microsoft usually releases new system updates for Xbox One every month, but this is the first system update of 2015, […]

    Games with Gold for February 2015

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    With February right around the corner, Microsoft has announced which games it will give away for free for those with Xbox Live Gold subscriptions. As is usually the case, Xbox One owners will get one free game in February, while Xbox 360 owners will get two. As I noted in Got Xbox Live Gold? Then […]

    Xbox One Controller is Getting a Firmware Update

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    Microsoft announced this week that it is rolling out a firmware update for the Xbox One wireless controller that will improve its connectivity and reliability. Members of the Xbox Preview Program will get the update immediately, but everyone with an Xbox One console should be able to update within the next 30 days or so. […]

    Microsoft Again Reduces Xbox One Pricing to $350

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    Over the 2014 holiday season, Microsoft temporarily reduced the price of all Xbox One models by $50, with the base model selling for $350, a move that resulted in “a record-breaking holiday season.” But less than two weeks after returning Xbox One pricing to pre-holiday prices, Microsoft has relented, and has again reduced all Xbox […]

    Which Xbox? Xbox One vs. Xbox 360

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    With Microsoft finally right-pricing the Xbox One and maturing the product courtesy of a year’s-worth of software improvements, it may finally be the right time to take the plunge. There’s just one problem: The firm’s Xbox 360 is still a capable performer in its own right, with much lower pricing, a much bigger games and […]

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