Microsoft is Trying to Up their First Party Support for Xbox One

Plans to acquire more studios to meet that end. Exclusives are the foundation of pretty much any console. Nintendo and Sony both have a growing stable of First-Party software to rely on when Third-Party developers are fickle. And while Microsoft did well in that area with the Xbox 360, that cannot be said for the Xbox One. And that’s something,... Read More | Share it now!

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Microsoft Ceases Production of the Kinect

What is dead may never die, but rises again, harder and stronger. Yes, Microsoft is killing off the Kinect. After seven years, the dream of a Jetsons-like entertainment center is passing into the great beyond. Even though it’s still popular with the DIY crwod for projects and art. But don’t worry, all that tech isn’t going to waste.... Read More | Share it now!

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Xbox Backwards Compatibility on Track for 2017

You should be able to get them before the end of the year. Xbox One’s backwards compatibility is on the way. As a matter of fact, several titles should show up by the end of the year. And Phil Spencer is constantly updated on which games are getting approvals and which are already on the way. We’re close, we’re really close I have... Read More | Share it now!

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Microsoft Admits that the Xbox One X Might not be for Everybody

You don’t say? Look, I may have, on more than one occasion, pointed out that the Xbox One X might not as all encompassing as Microsoft makes out. Especially as I’m not the sort to drop that large a chunk of change on not only a console, but a new 4K TV to play it on. But they have an explanation. From an interview Phil Spencer gave to... Read More | Share it now!

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The Navy Plans to use Xbox 360 Controllers on Submarines

Hopefully they don’t need that awful D-Pad for anything. No joke. The Navy plans to use Xbox 360 controllers on its submarines. Specifically, as a replacement for $38,000 proprietary joysticks used to control periscopes. They have a lower learning curve for service members to boot. And the best part? Xbox 360 controllers are everywhere. If it... Read More | Share it now!

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Xbox One X Project Scorpio Edition “Fastest Selling Xbox Pre-order Ever”

I don’t get it. That’s right; The Xbox One X Project Scorpio Edition sold its preorders faster than anything else Microsoft has released recently. So fast, in fact, that you probably won’t get one now if you didn’t jump on it. Pretty much all of them are sold out. Xbox’s Corporate Vice President of Marketing Mike... Read More | Share it now!

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Age of Empires Definitive Edition Gameplay footage

What’s old is new again. While Age of Empires 4 was recently announced, that’s not all for the series right now. Age of Empires Definitive Edition is coming, and it’s giving the first game a hard polish. While the graphics have been given a facelift, the menus and interface are just as they were back in the day. Which, in my... Read More | Share it now!

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Age of Empires IV Announced

And… that’s really it. Yes, aside from the announcement, it’s slim pickings on info. But the game is in development. And the team working on it is Relic Entertainment, known for Company of Heroes, among other things. They’re pretty proud to be working on it, too. 1997 gave us two things that shaped who we are today: the start... Read More | Share it now!

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No Non-Microsoft Web Browsers for Microsoft 10 S

It’s basically the stuff made for schools, guys. Microsoft has taken aim at Google’s Chromebook/ChormeOS combo machines designed for schools. Meet Windows 10 S, a stripped down version of windows made for schools and teachers. And, oh yeah, hope you like Windows Edge, because you can’t install another browser with the system. The... Read More | Share it now!

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Microsoft Unveils the Xbox One X Project Scorpio Edition

I think we got the wrong takeaway, here; adding that doesn’t make the name better, guys. Did you think Microsoft was just sending the Xbox One X out into the world on its own? I sure hope not. Because it’s getting its own special edition version: the Xbox One X Project Scorpio Edition. Aside from being an Xbox One X, and thus having all... Read More | Share it now!

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