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Microsoft is bringing Xbox One TV tuner support to the U.S. and Canada following a release in European markets, bringing broadcast stations to the console for those without cable or satellite.
The Xbox team has unveiled its latest deals on Xbox One and Xbox 360 titles for Gold members. Although Xbox One owners might be a bit disappointed, the latter will get great deals on retro titles.
You can currently pre-order Star Wars: The Digital Collection on leading digital stores. The collection includes deleted scenes, behind-the-scene extras and special features.
The April update for the Xbox One is now rolling out to all users and it brings some useful improvements and fixes to party chat. The 'What's on' tab is also, finally, available to more users.
From open Windows and bendy Galaxys, to a serving of Spartan, a bit more Lollipop, lots more Ones, WhatsApp chat and the OS that still won't die, it's our regular round-up of the week's top tech news.
Remedy Entertainment's Xbox One exclusive "Quantum Break," originally slated for a 2014 release before being delayed to 2015, has now been delayed to 2016.
The latest downloadable expansion for "Sunset Overdrive" has been released for $10 or as part of the game's season pass. "Dawn of the Rise of the Fallen Machines" adds a new area to the game.
One of the co-creators of the original Xbox has revealed some of the wild ideas the development team considered, including giving it away free, pre-loading Windows onto it, and even buying Nintendo.
Microsoft's live-action trailer for Xbox One first-person shooter "Halo 5: Guardians" during a commercial break of television's "The Walking Dead" announced an Oct. 27 release date for the game.
If you're a Xbox Live Gold member, get ready to game for the month of April because Microsoft is doubling its game giveaway for Xbox One and Xbox 360 owners.
Microsoft has released a fictional multi-part exposé about Halo franchise protagonist Master Chief to promote the upcoming entry in the series, "Halo 5: Guardians."
From a new Office and lots of Lollipop, to Nintendo's next play, Spartan insights, printed body organs, British Bands, and ANOTHER low-cost Lumia, it's our regular summary of the week's top tech news.
A new Tumblr account is teasing a "Halo 5" announcement for Sunday, though little information is given about what the announcement could possibly be.
Microsoft is now allowing users to listen to music saved in their OneDrive folder free of cost. The functionality is only available to Windows customers using Windows 8.1.
Online television service provider Sling TV has launched its official Xbox One app, and users of Microsoft's console can try the service for free for a month.
The communications director for the World Bank has accused Microsoft of "appalling" behavior after it refused to provide a refund when his son racked up $4500 of in-game purchases on his Xbox.
To celebrate Pi Day on March 14, Microsoft will be offering its Xbox Music Pass - which usually costs just under $100 - for only $31.41, alongside other special themed promotions.
The Xbox app on Windows 10 has received an important update and though its biggest features are still missing - recording PC games and streaming from console to PC - the app is coming along nicely.
Fans of the series can currently get Dragon Age Inquisition for free on Xbox One, as long as they are Gold subscribers. The promotion lasts for almost a week, after which the game will be discounted.
The Xbox One March update is finally here and rolling out to all users. With it come new features such as the ability to take and share screenshots, a new Upload app and transparent dashboard tiles.
GTA Online Heists update is now live on Xbox 360, Xbox One, PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4. The updates brings with itself a new game mode and an assortment of weapons and armored vehicles.
Microsoft is now offering a digital copy of "Halo: The Master Chief Collection" free with a new Xbox One console bundle available in the U.S. and "most regions where Xbox One is available."
You can watch Microsoft's GDC keynote right here to see Phil Spencer talk about the future of gaming and about Microsoft's efforts to unify their console and desktop strategies.
Microsoft is at GDC and hosted a keynote earlier today, if you missed the event, we have everything you need to know about the conference posted after the jump.
"Sunset Overdrive" will get a new downloadable expansion in less than a month, bringing an entirely new area to the game as well as new weapons and a new traversal mechanic.
Microsoft has put out a tweet stating that customers who pre-order games from the Microsoft Store can score a $10 Xbox digital gift card on select games when the order is completed.
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March will have a number of big-name titles for the Games with Gold promotion. Rayman Legends, Tomb Raider and Bioshock Infinite will all be available for free to Xbox Gold subscribers.
Microsoft may soon release the first major information about universal Windows 10 apps on Xbox One, with the apps reportedly set to debut in the November time frame.
The Upload Studio app on Xbox One has proven to be very popular, and thanks to community feedback it just got better with the latest update, as numerous new features have been added.
A demo for the rollercoaster-destroying Xbox 360 and Xbox One exclusive "ScreamRide" will be released tonight in advance of the game's March 3 release date.
While the long-awaited screenshot feature is not too far off in the future for Microsoft's Xbox One console, a minor update is currently being rolled out which tweaks existing things.
Microsoft has started talking about the upcoming GDC event, where the company is expected to detail its plans for gaming and development across Windows 10 and the Xbox One.
Sony has released a seemingly infinite list of games which are scheduled for a 2015 release, including Final Fantasy Type 0 HD , Dead or Alive 5 Last Round and Resident Evil Revelations 2 Episode 1.
A new accessory for Microsoft's Xbox One attaches directly to the console and adds three USB 3.0 ports as well as space for an external hard drive.
Phil Spencer, head of Microsoft's Xbox division, has shown the first image of Xbox One's screenshot feature in action, likely meaning the ability will soon come to dashboard preview members.
With $50 off, you'll be able to buy the Xbox One with Kinect for $449, in a limited-time promotion available at Microsoft Stores and major retailers including Amazon, Best Buy and Walmart.
The February update for Xbox One has started rolling out, and Major Nelson has detailed what users can expect from the new features being added to the console, it's a bumper package.
Worldwide sales of the PS4 beat those of the Xbox One in Q4 2014, as they did throughout the year - but it seems that Microsoft has significantly narrowed the sales gap between its console and Sony's.
The latest OS version that's rolling out to folks in the Xbox Preview program has some unfortunate bugs that seem to be affecting a large number of testers; so you might want to stay away for a while.
The new Xbox app for Windows 10 will receive updates on a monthly schedule, just like the Xbox One, and it's expected to see its first batch of new features in the near future.
Sony Online Entertainment has been sold to a third-party investment firm, and the former Sony subsidiary will now make games for Xbox One, mobile and other platforms.
Sling TV launched to pre-registered users today, albeit without an Xbox One app. A time frame hasn't been revealed for when the app will be released, but Microsoft says it's coming "soon."
Microsoft's $2.5 billion acquisition of "Minecraft" developer Mojang is already reaping dividends for the company, with its first-part games sales skyrocketing by 79 percent.
After last year's emotional debut, Microsoft will return with another 60-second commercial for this year's Super Bowl; Xbox, Surface and Bing will also be present as sponsors of the show.
Microsoft has just unveiled Windows Holographics, a system for creating "holograms" by using an AR headset which allows a system to overlay a virtual reality over our physical reality.
Microsoft has just unveiled its newest version of Windows 10. This version brings numerous new , consumer-facing features designed to impress and delight regular users.
Watch Microsoft's Windows 10 announcements live right here. Consumer features, new preview builds, Cortana, Spartan, maybe even new hardware - all of that is expected and more so join us for the ride.
A new card game designed by two Xbox folks and Matthew Inman from the Oatmeal is taking Kickstarter by storm. Called Exploding Kittens it raised its funding goal in less that 20 minutes.