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Elitist numbers, figures show that NXE is doing quite well for Microsoft

Major Nelson, the official mouthpiece of all things Xbox, has some numbers about the New Xbox Experience that might interest, like, 11 of you. There’s a tremendous amount of spin (“If LIVE wer

Halo 3 + NXE = Water + Oil

Quick Version: Do not, I repeat, do not rip Halo 3 to your hard drive because it will load much slower than if you played it straight off the DVD drive. Halo 3 was also shipped before Microsoft gave t

How's the New Xbox Experience working out for you?

Running into any problems or is everything smooth as butter? What are your overall thoughts on the UI redesign? NXE coverage on CrunchGear

What to do with the New Xbox Experience

The New Xbox Experience is currently being pushed to all Xbox 360s. To celebrate (?) its launch, Major Nelson, the Xbox division’s chief of propaganda, has put together a snappy list of 10 thing

The NXE hard drive install only marginally improves game loading time

A round of applause for Eurogamer, which did the thankless task of testing out the NXE‘s HDD Install option and comparing it to normal method of playing games off the DVD. Several games of all s

What happens if the Xbox 360 NXE causes RROD?

Flickr’d You know the upcoming New Xbox Experience that has so many people excited for some reason? Turns out that Microsoft call centers are bracing themselves for NXE-induced red rings of deat

Microsoft cut ‘half’ of what it wanted to include in the NXE

The New Xbox Experience comes out in just a few days (or you can illegally download the leak, doesn’t bother me one bit), but did you know that Microsoft “pulled a Longhorn” with it? That is

Don't download the leaked New Xbox Experience

Lost in a flurry of caramel and processed sugar this weekend was news that the New Xbox Experience, also known as a user interface, has leaked online. The fancy, I guess, UI for the Xbox 360 can be fo

Review: The New Xbox Experience for Xbox 360

A lot of things are riding on this UI redesign for Microsoft and the Xbox team, but more importantly it’s quelling the frustrations that many of us have had to deal with since the beginning of time.

Xbox Live Primetime delayed till spring

Announced at E3 along with the rest of NXE, Xbox Live Primetime sounded pretty gimmicky with “live” game shows, but it’s being held up to ensure that the rest of NXE rolls out smoothly. I’d be

Major Nelson hints that NXE may be coming next week in some way, shape or form

Major Nelson, doesn’t he look cool, is hinting that NXE may be coming as early as next week or this week (not sure), but it won’t be the full fledged update. It’s more than likely go

NXE will only require 128MB of space, Microsoft to offer storage solutions for those less fortunate

Fret not Xbox 360 owners for we will all be privy to NXE with nary a problem. Those nasty ‘facts’ from earlier in the week about you needing 256MB of free space weren’t exactly true.

New Xbox Experience launching November 19th

NXE is launching in 24 countries on November 19th. Read about NXE here.

Xbox 360 NXE HDD vs DVD game loading compared

That’s about a four to five second difference in load time. Is Microsoft going to start gouging us with higher capacity HDDs? via Kotaku

Contest Reminder: Guess the launch of NXE and win some stuff!

Don’t forget to drop your guess off in comments, folks. The rumors are swirling about when the New Xbox Experience will launch and we’ve got plenty of gadgety goodness around the office to

Contest: Scene It? Box Office Smash for Xbox 360 gets dated, NXE coming soon there after?

Announced at E3 and coming to the Xbox 360 on October 28 in North America is Scene It? Box Office Smash. “Scene It? Box Office Smash” also is Xbox 360’s first game to debut with the New Xbox Exp

New Xbox Experience Games Store revealed

Microsoft has not divulged the exact date for the launch of the New Xbox Experience, but the folks over at the Gamerscore blog have slowly shown us bits and pieces over the last few weeks. This time a

New Xbox Experience demo now online

Fire up Xbox Live for a “glimpse” of the upcoming New Xbox Experience, Microsft’s latest update to the Xbox System Software. The Avatars are still lame, sure, but the enhanced multimedia opt