Microsoft recently announced it was adding the ability to stream live TV from an Xbox One to devices with the SmartGlass app, but licensing issues may delay its arrival for U.S. users.
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Microsoft is bringing several new TV-centric features to its Xbox One SmartGlass app on Android, iOS, Windows and Windows Phone, including the ability to control a set-top box as a universal remote.
The new June update for Xbox One is available starting today and should reach consoles in the coming week. The new update adds the ability to use external HD's, improves SmartGlass, and more.
Microsoft has launched a separate beta version of the Xbox One SmartGlass application to showcase and test new features before pushing them in the already released stabled version.
Microsoft has announced plans to introduce a number of new features for its Xbox One console, including a way to resume watching an Xbox Video clip from another device.
Microsoft has released an Xbox One SmartGlass companion app for Windows Phone ahead of the console's release on Friday, introducing many features not included on the version offered for the Xbox 360.
Microsoft is claiming that its upcoming Xbox One console, while an excellent entertainment device, is also capable of doing "real work". And its $499 price tag makes it a great option for SMBs.
Microsoft is developing the Xbox One game console as a central part of an overall long term plan, which is informally called 'Home 2.0', that offers a vision of a future with home automation.
An update has been made to Microsoft's Xbox SmartGlass app for Android, adding support for tablets 7-inches or larger, while also adding a few other features, and fixing numerous bugs.
A quick check of the current top 10 most downloaded apps for Windows 8 show little change from the same list in December, with only a few minor additions and alterations.
Microsoft has launched the Sports Picks app for the Xbox 360 console, allowing users to predict the outcomes of upcoming college football, NBA and UFC events and compare them on online leaderboards.
An update for Xbox SmartGlass on Android has just landed, bringing with it support for 7-inch tablets as well as numerous bug fixes. Disappointingly, 10-inch tablets still aren't supported
Microsoft has released an unscheduled update for its Xbox 360 game console today, which fixes some issues with the new SmartGlass features along with some other bug fixes.
Google is looking to emulate Apple and Microsoft, adding functionality to allow the multitude of Android based mobile devices to stream media to their range of Google TV devices.
One of the awesome things revealed by Microsoft at today's press conference was Xbox SmartGlass, an app that'll let you harness the power of mobile devices to immerse yourself in the Xbox experience.