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  • Microsoft’s Windows 10 Anniversary Update will arrive August 2nd

    Microsoft’s Windows 10 Anniversary Update will arrive August 2nd

    Microsoft today announced that the Windows 10 Anniversary Update will launch on August 2. This is one of the biggest Windows 10 updates yet and will include new features for both consumers and enterprises. As Microsoft also announced today, Windows 10 now runs on 350 million devices and users have spent 135 billion hours using it so far. That’s up from the 300 million devices running… Read More

  • Is the future of VR NVIDIA, Sony and Apple? Crunch Network

    Is the future of VR NVIDIA, Sony and Apple?

    Virtual reality is all the buzz nowadays. And why wouldn’t it be when analysts like Goldman Sachs make estimates that the industry is poised to surpass the TV market in annual revenue by 2025. That would make virtual reality bigger than TV in less than 10 years. These estimates are so massive because the breakthrough technology has the ability to extend itself into so many markets… Read More

  • Minecraft takes a big step towards becoming a fully cross-platform game

    Minecraft takes a big step towards becoming a fully cross-platform game

    Minecraft, one of the most playable games of all time, is about to become all the more collaborative after it took a major step towards becoming a fully cross-platform title. Read More

  • Behold the Xbox One S and Design Lab controllers in all their glory

    Behold the Xbox One S and Design Lab controllers in all their glory

    Earlier today, they were but flashes on the big screen at Microsoft’s big E3 kickoff event. Now they’re pieces of metal and plastic in the same venue that hosted the aforementioned event (presently the site of an Xbox mixer with, mercifully, with an open bar). The Xbox One S console is, of course, noticeably more svelte than its predecessor – 40-percent so, in fact. The… Read More

  • Project Scorpio is the next Xbox One console, arriving late 2017

    Project Scorpio is the next Xbox One console, arriving late 2017

    Sure the Xbox One S was the big news from today’s event, but Microsoft had one major surprise up its sleeve: Project Scorpio. Xbox head Phil Spencer took the stage one final time to announce the “latest addition to the Xbox One family” with a dramatic trailer offering glimpses of what’s to come, courtesy of some extremely excited developers. The console, which is… Read More

  • Microsoft reveals the new, slimmer Xbox One S, coming this August

    Microsoft reveals the new, slimmer Xbox One S, coming this August

    That’s “S” for “slim.” Or maybe “svelte.” Or “skinny.” Or…”something.” As anticipated and later full-on leaked, the Xbox has slimmed down just in time for swimsuit season with the One S. Microsoft revealed the upgraded console this morning at its E3 kickoff event here in Los Angeles. The system the company showed off… Read More

  • Watch the Microsoft Xbox E3 2016 conference live right here

    Watch the Microsoft Xbox E3 2016 conference live right here

    Microsoft is holding its annual Xbox media briefing in Los Angels ahead of E3. So if you don’t care about Apple’s WWDC, you’re in for a treat. You can watch the live stream right here. The keynote is scheduled to start at 9:30 AM in Los Angeles, 12:30 PM in New York, 5:30 PM in London, 6:30 PM in Paris. Read More

  • Here’s what the Xbox One S could look like

    Here’s what the Xbox One S could look like

    Microsoft has a new Xbox One to showcase at E3 later today, and here’s what it’s going to look like. Rumors of a slimmer, cheaper Xbox One have been quite persistent for the past few weeks. And the NeoGAF forums leaked two i Read More

  • Xbox One is getting Cortana in summer update

    Xbox One is getting Cortana in summer update

    Apple TV has Siri. Fire TV has Alexa. And now the Xbox will have Microsoft’s own virtual assistant, Cortana. The company this morning announced a summer update for its Xbox One that will include support for Cortana along with other improvements aimed at unifying the gaming console with the Windows 10 platform, and more. The update will initially arrive for those beta testers in… Read More

  • Xbox One price drops to $299 just in time before unveiling slim Xbox One at E3

    Xbox One price drops to $299 just in time before unveiling slim Xbox One at E3

    Microsoft just dropped the price of its gaming console. The Xbox One now costs $299 in the U.S. with a 500GB hard drive, or €299 in Europe. For $319, you get a 1TB hard drive. And bundles also get a $50 price cut. Interestingly, this news comes right before E3. Microsoft is set to announce a new, slimmer Xbox One. Rumor has it Read More

  • Microsoft could introduce not one, but two new Xbox One consoles

    Microsoft could introduce not one, but two new Xbox One consoles

    Microsoft is playing catch up when it comes to console sales. But it looks like the company doesn’t want to give up on dedicated gaming consoles. According to multiple reports, Microsoft is about to announce a new, slimmer Xbox One around E3 in June, and a more powerful Xbox One next year. In April 2016, FCC filings showed that Microsoft was Read More