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An arrest has been made related to the attacks on Microsoft's Xbox Live service and Sony's Playstation Network, and the warrant for the arrest clearly states the reasoning behind it.
An employee who was on the team that created Xbox Live is leaving Microsoft after 18 years with the company for a new adventure but we don't expect this to have a big impact on the service.
Kim Dotcom is the sole person responsible for stopping Lizard Squad's attack on Xbox Live and the PlayStation Network, according to Kim. He offered Lizard Squad an unlimited Mega account in exchange.
Sony and Microsoft have been hit with another attack rendering their respective gaming services offline. "Lizard Squad" has been suspected of causing the latest issues.
Microsoft has announced the titles that its Xbox Live Gold users will be able to download for free in January, and those include some highly acclaimed and well known names
Xbox Live experienced another outage courtesy of 'Lizard Squad'. This is the second outage, with the first one occurring on December 1st. Xbox Live is still experiencing issues hours later.
If you are having trouble connecting to Xbox Live right now, you are not alone, as many users are reporting that they are seeing error code 80151909 and it could be related to a DDOS.
Limbo hasn't even been talked about being made for the Xbox One console yet, but apparently early adopters of the Xbox One are going to get it for free sometime in the future.
Microsoft retail stores now carry an exclusive bundle of Microsoft services that span entertainment, gaming and productivity in new Work & Play Bundle
The offline campaign of "Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare" is not working for users who bought the digital version of the game in wake of Xbox Live's service outage.
Find out why the Atari game fared so poorly decades ago, watch interviews and live events from the excavation of the site where the 30 year old games were found in this documentary, premiering soon.
The free games and deals available to Xbox Live Gold subscribers via the Games with Gold program on both the Xbox One and Xbox 360 have been made known for the month of November.
Turtle Rock Studios is following up its Left for Dead hit franchise with a new cooperative shooter. Confirmed for an October 30 launch, the Big Alpha test event will be only on Xbox One.
Lionhead Studios' continuation of the Xbox-exclusive Fable franchise has a multiplayer beta going live in October, and you can signup for the chance to play before the game is launched!
Microsoft adds the NFL Sunday Ticket service to their Windows Phone 8 and Xbox One platforms. The new service offers live and on-demand services for all 32 NFL teams in addition to other features.
Earlier today, Sony's PS4 online service was disrupted, and now it looks like Microsoft's Xbox Live service is now being kicked offline, hinting that the two outages may be linked.
Xbox Live users are getting free games every month and the new ones have just become available for download. Xbox One users are getting Strike Suit Zero while Xbox 360 users get Motocross Madness.
According to sources, Microsoft may soon lift a long-loathed paywall and allow users to access video streaming services like Netflix and Hulu without an Xbox Live Gold subscription.
Zynga has announced some changes in its leadership today, including word that it has hired Alex Garden, the current leader of Microsoft's Xbox Music division, to lead its game studios.
The season four premiere of HBO's "Game of Thrones" will be free to stream on Xbox Video from today until Monday. Some cable and satellite providers will offer the episode on-demand for free as well.
Target currently offers what may be the best deal yet for a new Xbox One console, with the console, the free game Titanfall and a free 12 month Xbox Live subscription for $449.99.
The director of Microsoft's documentary about millions of unsold "E.T." Atari 2600 game cartridges says an excavation of a landfill they're believed to be buried in will take place late this month.
Microsoft has rewarded a 5-year-old boy, Kristoffer Von Hassel from Ocean Beach, California, for finding a vulnerability in Xbox Live that allowed him to sign into his father's account.
Microsoft has announced that starting later this month, it will begin to send notifications to some Xbox One players if their online gaming reputations are getting lower and need some work.
Microsoft has announced the first 25 games that will be released for the Xbox One as part of the self-published ID@Xbox program, with the first titles to be released "in the coming weeks."
Ray Cox IV, who goes by the gamertag "Stallion83" and is already the person with the highest ever Xbox Live Gamerscore, finally reached his points goal of 1 million tonight after over eight years.
Ray Cox IV, who goes by the gamertag "Stallion83" and is already the person with the highest ever Xbox Live Gamerscore, could reach his score goal of 1 million later today.
Microsoft has issued an alert stating that some Xbox One users cannot sign into Xbox Live at the moment, but apparently the release of the multiplayer game "Titanfall' is not the reason.
Microsoft Studios head Phil Spencer stated this weekend that the company is still 'extremely committed' to the Xbox division and also hinted at some improvements for its Games For Gold program
Microsoft is reportedly trying to get more politicians to pay for campaign ads that would be shown on the Xbox One and Xbox 360 dashboard via Xbox Live, along with Skype and MSN.
Microsoft has announced that "Civilization Revolution" and "Dungeon Defenders" will be released for free in March for Xbox 360 members of the Xbox Live Gold service.
Microsoft will allow "select Xbox Live members" to beta test the next update for its Xbox One console, with users receiving invitations to the program beginning today. The beta starts next week.
Microsoft accidentally leaked the mid-season premiere of "The Walking Dead" for free on Xbox Live a day before it was scheduled to make its debut on AMC.
Microsoft has posted profiles of three members of their Xbox team, including Carl Ledbetter, the designer of the Xbox One who also worked on the IntelliMouse and the Zune.
Temple Run 2, sequel to the popular infinite running game Temple Run, has been launched for Windows Phone 8 devices; The new game features Xbox Live achievements and is available in the store for free
Microsoft has added new security features for Microsoft Account users, including a way to view any recent activity to make sure that the account has not been used by others.
Newly leaked NSA documents claim that the spy agency and its UK sister agency GCHQ have entered into online gaming communities, including Xbox Live, to look for terrorist activities.
Some Xbox One multiplayer and online store services are currently experiencing issues in the U.S. and other parts of the world, in the first reported case of online problems with the console.
Ray Cox IV, who currently holds the world's record for the highest Gamerscore on Xbox Live, was presented with the first ever lifetime Xbox Live Gold membership from Microsoft at the Xbox One launch.
Microsoft has now launched its web-based games store for the Xbox One ahead of its U.S. launch, letting people purchase their digital games via a PC for download to the console later.
A Microsoft executive has promised the company is focusing on "core" PC games after Windows 8's launch had several casual titles. The studio allegedly has a large amount of PC titles in development.
Microsoft Xbox team members are taking to their Twitter accounts to refute Internet rumors that the Xbox One is still suffering from software issues just a few weeks before launch.
Amazon is currently offering people who purchase a full 12 month subscription to Microsoft's Xbox Live a free $20 Xbox Live gift card from now until November 7th.
Microsoft has announced it will make the Games with Gold program, which offers two free games to Xbox Live Gold subscribers on the Xbox 360, permanent following positive feedback.
Microsoft has confirmed that the Xbox One will not support owners using their real names as an option to using online Gamertags for the launch of the console but that it may be put in an update.
A new report claims that the Xbox One's game video sharing feature will only work on Xbox Live at launch, but sharing on Facebook and YouTube is planned for sometime in 2014.
Microsoft has announced that the streaming video service Crackle is premiering its original action movie Extraction first on Microsoft's platforms like Xbox Live, Windows 8 and Windows Phone.
Bethesda wants Microsoft to eliminate the Xbox Live Gold requirement for users of its upcoming game "The Elder Scrolls Online" since they'll already have to pay $14.99 a month.