Microsoft is scheduled to hold a session at the upcoming Game Developers Conference, during which it plans to unveil a new SDK. Speculation says that this means cross-platform support is coming to Xbox Live.
Video Games February 4, 2019
Microsoft might unveil a new subscription service called Xbox All Access later this month. It’ll include an Xbox One console, Xbox Live, and Xbox Game Pass.
Video Games August 23, 2018
Say goodbye to ‘Forza Horizon 2’ this October. Turn 10 confirms the game is leaving the Xbox marketplace for good, but there’s still plenty of time to download it along with all available DLC.
Video Games August 20, 2018
An update to the Microsoft Services Agreement apparently paves the way for Microsoft to suspend Xbox One players for offensive language. A civil rights activist, meanwhile, noted the ambiguity of some of the contents of the agreement.
Video Games March 28, 2018
Microsoft’s Xbox party chat application is now live and ready to download for Android and iOS users. The app permits real-time conversation among gamers and essentially extends the Xbox Live outside of the living room.
Apps/Software February 15, 2018
The free Games with Gold for August 2017 include the return of 'Bayonetta' through the Xbox Backward Compatibility program and the console debut of 'Slime Rancher.' 'Trials Fusion' and 'Red Faction: Armageddon' are also part of the lineup.
Video Games July 25, 2017
Director of Xbox Programming Larry Hryb, more popularly known as Major Nelson, detailed the massive update that has been rolled out to the Xbox One. Among the new features of the console are custom gamerpics, co-streaming, and controller-linked profiles.
Video Games July 13, 2017
Microsoft unveiled the Xbox Live Games with Gold for July 2017, which include 'Grow Up' and 'Runbow' for the Xbox One. The new titles coming to Xbox Game Pass, meanwhile, include zombie-infested 'Resident Evil 6' and 'Dead Island: Definitive Edition.'
Video Games June 29, 2017
Sony might be a tad bit unwilling to support Microsoft in its cross-play plans, as proven by PS4 being left out of Microsoft’s cross-play plans for 'Minecraft.' Microsoft, however, is still holding conversations with Sony at present.
Video Games June 13, 2017
Microsoft revealed the Xbox Games with Gold lineup for the month of June 2017, which includes 'Watch Dogs,' 'Assassin's Creed III,' and 'Dragon Age: Origins.' Some of the titles can be downloaded for free starting June 1.
Video Games May 24, 2017
Psychological thriller 'Alan Wake' will be taken down from Steam and Xbox Live after May 15. The reason behind developer Remedy's decision to stop selling the horror game involves David Bowie, Depeche Mode, and Roy Orbison.
Video Games May 13, 2017
Microsoft has now announced the Games with Gold lineup for the month of May, complete with 'Star Wars titles' and games with female characters at the helm. Here’s all the free games you’re going to get in May.
Video Games April 22, 2017
Xbox has announced the games lined up for April’s Games with Gold. Four critically acclaimed games will be available for free for Xbox Live Gold members.
Video Games March 24, 2017
Microsoft is bringing a laundry list of feature updates to Xbox Live, including custom gamerpics, improvements to Looking For Group posts, captive portal support, and more. The updates will roll out over the coming weeks to Xbox Insiders.
Video Games March 21, 2017
Microsoft has now unveiled free Xbox Live Gold titles for the month of February. Included in next month’s free lineup are 'Lovers in a Dangerous Spacetime,' 'Project CARS,' and more.
Video Games January 25, 2017
Microsoft Project Scorpio is the next video game system to come from Microsoft, and so far, we're not entirely sure of the features it might bring to the table. However, we can take a big guess an hopes to be right in the future.
Gadgets January 1, 2017
'Minecraft' is heading to the Apple TV with seven special DLCs. While players can enjoy the Creator and Survival modes, there are several limitations such as the lack of support for Minecraft Realms and Xbox Live.
Video Games December 20, 2016
Xbox One Preview members now get to enjoy the promised multiplayer features Clubs and Looking for Group or LFG on Xbox Live, with Arena following soon.
Video Games September 7, 2016
Check out the free games coming to Xbox Live Gold subscribers next month.
Video Games August 24, 2016
Gamers on Xbox One are running into problems when it comes to Xbox Live.
Video Games August 17, 2016
Microsoft has acquired interactive livestreaming service Beam, which allows viewers to participate as their favorite streamers play their games. Making the interactive experience possible is the ultra-low latency that the company's technology provides.
Microsoft August 12, 2016
Microsoft has started to roll out the Xbox Summer Update, which contains many new features and improvements for the Xbox One. Among the additions to the gaming console is the digital personal assistant Cortana.
Video Games July 31, 2016
Xbox gamers will get the chance to play one of the most critically acclaimed games of the past two decades next month. 'Beyond Good and Evil HD' is included in the lineup of next month's free Games With Gold titles.
Video Games July 26, 2016
Microsoft updated its terms of service for Xbox Live users. One of the key changes involves gamertags that will now expire in five years if players don't log in to Live within that time period.
Video Games July 26, 2016
The amended services agreement of Microsoft requires Xbox Live subscribers to log in to the gaming network at least once every five years to keep their gamertags. Have you logged in since Sept. 15, 2011?
Video Games July 25, 2016
Microsoft has reported a 4-percent increase in Xbox Live revenue for the quarter ending June 30. However, the company's gaming division still struggled, primarily due to the lagging sales of its consoles.
Microsoft July 20, 2016
Twitch is the number one streaming platform today for video games. With capture card support for Xbox One broadcasters, use of the platform is expected to expand even further.
Video Games July 13, 2016
The next wave of free games for Xbox Live Gold members have been revealed.
Video Games June 28, 2016
The list of free Xbox Live Games with Gold titles for June is here, and it's definitely one heck of a lineup, featuring 'Goat Simulator' and 'XCOM: Enemy Unknown,' to name a few.
Video Games May 25, 2016
Nearly 1 million Xbox Live Gamertags will be up for grabs this week. This goes without saying, but this is the perfect opportunity to get the name you've always wanted.
Video Games May 17, 2016
Xbox unveiled the free games that will land on Xbox One and Xbox 360 in April’s Games with Gold program. We found that the titles are a strong mix of acrobatics, humor, horror, aliens and backward compatibility support.
Video Games March 28, 2016
'Rocket League' developer Psyonix says they are already working on cross-network play between Xbox One and PlayStation 4.
Geek March 22, 2016
Microsoft builds an eSports service and toolkit for Xbox Live and Windows 10. This will make it easier for developers - companies and individuals alike - to run both big and small events for competitive, professional gaming.
Video Games March 17, 2016
Microsoft released a new list of discounts in its Deals With Gold program. Xbox One and Xbox 360 gamers can purchase titles and add-ons for a fraction of their initial prices, with some discounts requiring an Xbox Live Gold membership.
Video Games March 16, 2016
Microsoft announced that it is opening up cross-network play to developers, and 'Rocket League' will be the the first game to support the feature. Why did Microsoft finally open up the Xbox One and Xbox Live to the possibility?
Video Games March 15, 2016
Microsoft has announced cross-network play for the Xbox One, which will allow those using Xbox Live to connect with gamers on other gaming networks.
Geek March 14, 2016
Xbox Live goes down again leaving customers without access to its services for hours. Microsoft is working on a fix but has not confirmed the reason for the extended outage.
Apps/Software February 23, 2016
Both Microsoft and Sony are offering a new batch of free games, but which package is the better deal?
Geek January 27, 2016
Microsoft has revealed its free Xbox game offerings for February.
Geek January 27, 2016
Roblox makes its move to gaming consoles. It's launch on Microsoft's Xbox One is available to download for free on Xbox Live.
Geek January 27, 2016
Xbox Live is currently experiencing a service outage, with players not able to join online games, and rapper and avid video gamer Snoop Dogg is not happy about it. He even uploaded a profanity-laced video on Instagram to call out Microsoft, Xbox One and even Bill Gates.
Video Games January 13, 2016
Some of this year's biggest games are being discounted as part of Xbox's massive holiday sale.
Geek December 29, 2015
Groups of hackers are planning to take down PlayStation Network and Xbox Live, while another group is saying that it will shut down Steam and 'Minecraft' all on Christmas day.
Video Games December 21, 2015
Another squad of hackers is threatening Xbox Live and PSN with DDoS attacks. "Some men just want to watch PSN and Xbox Live burn," the group tweeted.
Video Games December 18, 2015
Microsoft is throwing in an extra free game as part of its Games with Gold program for December.
Geek November 24, 2015