Neowin News Feed for: Xbox360 https://www.neowin.net/news/tag/xbox360/ Neowin News Feed for: Xbox360 en-us Neowin Ignition News editor@neowin.net (Managing Editor) developers@neowin.net (Neowin Developers) 5 Neowin.net https://www.neowin.net/images/pegasus/icon.png https://www.neowin.net New Xbox 360 gets autopsied, easy repairability https://www.neowin.net/news/new-xbox-360-gets-autopsied-easy-repairability/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/2047505134xbox-live-2013-icon-green.png" alt="" /></div>Microsoft has released an updated Xbox 360 and the crew over at iFixit have done their duty, dismantling the new console so that we can get a look at what is under the hood. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/new-xbox-360-gets-autopsied-easy-repairability">Read more...</a> bdsams@neowin.net (Brad Sams) Thu, 13 Jun 2013 16:05:56 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/new-xbox-360-gets-autopsied-easy-repairability Finally, Xbox Live can be cancelled online https://www.neowin.net/news/finally-xbox-live-can-be-cancelled-online/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/uploaded/2_1_thumb.jpg" alt="" /></div>Finally&#33; We can cancel our Xbox Live subscriptions that we accidentally signed up for without calling a support line. However, Microsoft won&#039;t let you go easy. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/finally-xbox-live-can-be-cancelled-online">Read more...</a> owen.williams@neowin.net (Owen Williams) Fri, 11 Nov 2011 06:23:05 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/finally-xbox-live-can-be-cancelled-online Large amount of Mass Effect 3 footage leaks, Bioware apologizes https://www.neowin.net/news/large-amount-of-mass-effect-3-footage-leaks-as-bioware-apologizes/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/9350131041.jpg" alt="" /></div>After a private beta of Mass Effect 3 appeared on the Xbox 360 fall preview last night, a user has released the first 15 minutes of footage online for all to see. Spoilers inside. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/large-amount-of-mass-effect-3-footage-leaks-as-bioware-apologizes">Read more...</a> owen.williams@neowin.net (Owen Williams) Sun, 06 Nov 2011 00:19:17 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/large-amount-of-mass-effect-3-footage-leaks-as-bioware-apologizes Rumour: EA already has the next Xbox? https://www.neowin.net/news/rumour-ea-already-has-the-next-xbox/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/9350131041.jpg" alt="" /></div>Develop is reporting that EA may already have access to the next generation console coming from Microsoft and has been tinkering with it for nearly a month. Rumours have been circulating for a while now that... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/rumour-ea-already-has-the-next-xbox">Read more...</a> donaghy.steve@googlemail.com (Steve Donaghy) Fri, 06 May 2011 21:19:30 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/rumour-ea-already-has-the-next-xbox Netflix (finally) has Kinect support https://www.neowin.net/news/netflix-finally-has-kinect-support/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1745132480Kinect_logo_print.png" alt="" /></div>When Kinect was first announced, one of the exciting features that was shown was the ability to control the Xbox without the need for a controller. Streaming ESPN3 through the dashboard, and being able to... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/netflix-finally-has-kinect-support">Read more...</a> chris.white@neowin.net (Christopher White) Thu, 14 Apr 2011 19:37:42 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/netflix-finally-has-kinect-support Microsoft offering users the chance to preview Xbox update https://www.neowin.net/news/microsoft-offering-users-the-chance-to-preview-xbox-update/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1518213418xbox_360_logo.jpg" alt="" /></div>Larry Hyrb also known as Xbox Live&rsquo;s Major Nelson posted on his blog today that Microsoft is opening up their next system update to the public. Microsoft has created an application for for Xbox 360... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/microsoft-offering-users-the-chance-to-preview-xbox-update">Read more...</a> brandon.boyce@neowin.net (Brandon Boyce) Wed, 30 Mar 2011 00:41:27 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/microsoft-offering-users-the-chance-to-preview-xbox-update Microsoft gearing up for next generation Xbox https://www.neowin.net/news/microsoft-gearing-up-for-next-generation-xbox/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/9350131041.jpg" alt="" /></div>The Xbox 360 was released in late 2005 and the console is still running strong. Based on a couple of job postings on social networking site LinkedIn, it appears that work is now underway for... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/microsoft-gearing-up-for-next-generation-xbox">Read more...</a> chris.white@neowin.net (Christopher White) Tue, 08 Mar 2011 01:37:23 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/microsoft-gearing-up-for-next-generation-xbox Kinect outsells and has better attach rate than Playstation Move https://www.neowin.net/news/kinect-outsells-and-has-better-attach-rate-than-playstation-move/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://www.neowin.net/images/uploaded/kinect-vs-move_thumb.jpg" alt="" /></div>There is no question that Microsoft has a hit on their hands with the Xbox 360 Kinect. Comparing numbers is difficult because companies confuse the issue with &ldquo;shipped&rdquo; numbers vs. &ldquo;sold&rdquo; numbers. The former are... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/kinect-outsells-and-has-better-attach-rate-than-playstation-move">Read more...</a> chris.white@neowin.net (Christopher White) Tue, 01 Mar 2011 21:29:32 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/kinect-outsells-and-has-better-attach-rate-than-playstation-move Microsoft's movie service grew 6% in 2010, thanks to Xbox 360 https://www.neowin.net/news/microsofts-movie-service-grew-6-in-2010-thanks-to-xbox-360/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://www.neowin.net/images/uploaded/2011-02-07_Video_850a4924-c950-4a02-9a72-5b96e811c7c5_thumb.jpg" alt="" /></div>Microsoft's Internet movie service grew more than 6% in 2010, thanks to the successful Zune marketplace on the Xbox 360. Since the launch of the Zune Marketplace on the Xbox 360 in November 2009, the... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/microsofts-movie-service-grew-6-in-2010-thanks-to-xbox-360">Read more...</a> andrew.lyle@neowin.net (Andrew Lyle) Wed, 09 Feb 2011 01:59:46 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/microsofts-movie-service-grew-6-in-2010-thanks-to-xbox-360 KinEmote application for Kinect allows users to control Boxee, XBMC https://www.neowin.net/news/kinemote-application-for-kinect-allows-users-to-control-boxee-xbmc/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/501649270kinectdevice_logo.jpg" alt="" /></div>In the short time that Kinect has been available, we have seen some cool demos, heard about some potentially helpful applications, and have even seen some seedy uses for the new hardware. Now we... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/kinemote-application-for-kinect-allows-users-to-control-boxee-xbmc">Read more...</a> chris.white@neowin.net (Christopher White) Sat, 25 Dec 2010 10:30:00 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/kinemote-application-for-kinect-allows-users-to-control-boxee-xbmc Kinect sales now expected to hit 5 million by Christmas https://www.neowin.net/news/kinect-sales-now-expected-to-hit-5-million-by-christmas/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/501649270kinectdevice_logo.jpg" alt="" /></div>It seems that Microsoft has now raised its sales target for their Xbox 360 motion control device Kinect. Originally the company said that they expected to sell three million devices by Christmas, but now they... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/kinect-sales-now-expected-to-hit-5-million-by-christmas">Read more...</a> byron.hinson@neowin.net (Byron Hinson) Wed, 03 Nov 2010 19:27:13 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/kinect-sales-now-expected-to-hit-5-million-by-christmas Xbox Live update available now https://www.neowin.net/news/xbox-live-update-available-now/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/8258649491.jpg" alt="" /></div>It looks like Microsoft has made available the much anticipated update of the Xbox 360 dashboard, due to land on consoles around the world today. The update is now live on Microsoft's servers, and there's a... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/xbox-live-update-available-now">Read more...</a> owen.williams@neowin.net (Owen Williams) Mon, 01 Nov 2010 10:13:12 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/xbox-live-update-available-now Halo Reach: No co-op if you own a Xbox 360 Slim 4GB https://www.neowin.net/news/halo-reach-no-co-op-if-you-own-a-xbox-360-slim-4gb/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://www.neowin.net/images/uploaded/14HaloReach_thumb.jpg" alt="" /></div>NukeZilla reports that owners of the new 4GB slim Xbox consoles aren't able to play co-op in Halo: Reach which was released today. According to the site, the new Xbox Consoles just don't have the... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/halo-reach-no-co-op-if-you-own-a-xbox-360-slim-4gb">Read more...</a> owen.williams@neowin.net (Owen Williams) Wed, 15 Sep 2010 01:04:37 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/halo-reach-no-co-op-if-you-own-a-xbox-360-slim-4gb Microsoft Kinect shipped to testers https://www.neowin.net/news/microsoft-kinect-shipped-to-testers/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/501649270kinectdevice_logo.jpg" alt="" /></div>Lucky Xbox 360 testers have received a wonderful little email in their inbox today, telling them that they will soon be receiving a &ldquo;limited audience&rdquo; beta hardware version of Microsoft Kinect. The motion detection device connects... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/microsoft-kinect-shipped-to-testers">Read more...</a> andrew.lyle@neowin.net (Andrew Lyle) Fri, 27 Aug 2010 02:46:47 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/microsoft-kinect-shipped-to-testers New Xbox 360 dashboard on the horizon? [Update] https://www.neowin.net/news/new-xbox-360-dashboard-on-the-horizon/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://www.neowin.net/images/uploaded/360dash_thumb.jpg" alt="" /></div>Aside from a few updates, the Xbox 360 dashboard hasn't really changed much for a couple of years now. That is all likely to change if the leaked screen shots and rumors are true. A... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/new-xbox-360-dashboard-on-the-horizon">Read more...</a> brandon.boyce@neowin.net (Brandon Boyce) Fri, 16 Jul 2010 13:13:14 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/new-xbox-360-dashboard-on-the-horizon Summer of Arcade games and release dates detailed https://www.neowin.net/news/summer-of-arcade-games-and-release-dates-detailed/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1123078094xboxarcade_logo.jpg" alt="" /></div>Microsoft has announced the details of the annual Summer of Arcade line-up. The weekly releases will start on July 21st, and the games will be available for 1200 Microsoft points ($15 US) a piece. Buying... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/summer-of-arcade-games-and-release-dates-detailed">Read more...</a> (Jonathan Downin) Wed, 07 Jul 2010 17:02:06 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/summer-of-arcade-games-and-release-dates-detailed E3: Xbox 360 game round-up https://www.neowin.net/news/e3-xbox-360-game-round-up/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://www.neowin.net/images/uploaded/CODBO_98974367-64a4-47e5-8fcf-f546ddfc78f3_thumb.jpg" alt="" /></div>Microsoft's Xbox 360 E3 kicked off today with a couple of new games coming soon. Microsoft showed off demos for some next generation games coming later in this year and next. Call of Duty: Black-Ops... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/e3-xbox-360-game-round-up">Read more...</a> andrew.lyle@neowin.net (Andrew Lyle) Mon, 14 Jun 2010 19:02:10 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/e3-xbox-360-game-round-up Microsoft's project Natal to be called Kinect? https://www.neowin.net/news/microsoft039s-project-natal-to-be-called-kinect/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://www.neowin.net/images/uploaded/kinect_thumb.jpg" alt="" /></div>Microsoft's project Natal may possibly be called &ldquo;Kinect&rdquo; when it launches later on this year. Microsoft filed for a patent on April 26, 2010, attempting to register the trademark &ldquo;Kinect.&rdquo; As Neowin reported back in... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/microsoft039s-project-natal-to-be-called-kinect">Read more...</a> andrew.lyle@neowin.net (Andrew Lyle) Sun, 13 Jun 2010 23:34:04 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/microsoft039s-project-natal-to-be-called-kinect Sega to bring Dreamcast games to the Xbox 360 and PS3 https://www.neowin.net/news/sega-to-bring-dreamcast-games-to-the-xbox-360-and-ps3/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://www.neowin.net/images/uploaded/crazy-taxi-resim._thumb.jpg" alt="" /></div>In May we reported that Sega was set to lay off 73 workers and they were going to dedicate their entire San Francisco office to the production of downloadable games. Since then it seems they... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/sega-to-bring-dreamcast-games-to-the-xbox-360-and-ps3">Read more...</a> brandon.boyce@neowin.net (Brandon Boyce) Fri, 11 Jun 2010 13:32:16 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/sega-to-bring-dreamcast-games-to-the-xbox-360-and-ps3 Natal to sell for $149, with a new name https://www.neowin.net/news/natal-to-sell-for-149-with-a-new-name/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://www.neowin.net/images/uploaded/project-natal-xbox-360_thumb.jpg" alt="" /></div>Natal will be hitting the store shelves in America for $149, and be bundled with Xbox360 Arcade for $299, according to edge-online. The source of the information even claims that project Natal will also... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/natal-to-sell-for-149-with-a-new-name">Read more...</a> andrew.lyle@neowin.net (Andrew Lyle) Wed, 26 May 2010 21:53:31 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/natal-to-sell-for-149-with-a-new-name Rock Band 3 may include a keyboard https://www.neowin.net/news/rock-band-3-may-include-a-keyboard/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://www.neowin.net/images/uploaded/gamrockband3teaser580_thumb.jpg" alt="" /></div>Xbox360 owners have the opportunity right now to download a two song demo of Green Day:Rock Band from the Xbox Live Marketplace. The demo contains two songs, Boulevard of Broken Dreams and Welcome to Paradise. When... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/rock-band-3-may-include-a-keyboard">Read more...</a> brandon.boyce@neowin.net (Brandon Boyce) Wed, 26 May 2010 00:19:21 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/rock-band-3-may-include-a-keyboard Red Dead Redemption has some quirks https://www.neowin.net/news/red-dead-redemption-has-some-quirks/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://www.neowin.net/images/uploaded/reddeadredemption_people_screensaver_160x120_thumb.jpg" alt="" /></div>1UP is reporting some strange differences between the PS3 and the Xbox360 version of Red Dead Redemption. It's been known that there would be some exclusive content for PS3 owners but nothings been said for... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/red-dead-redemption-has-some-quirks">Read more...</a> brandon.boyce@neowin.net (Brandon Boyce) Wed, 19 May 2010 04:26:54 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/red-dead-redemption-has-some-quirks Facebook mobile gets an update https://www.neowin.net/news/facebook-mobile-gets-an-update/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/119121962a.jpg" alt="" /></div>Facebook have once again updated their website design, this time making changes to the mobile browsing part of the website. The new layout better matches full desktop version of the website, but also improves... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/facebook-mobile-gets-an-update">Read more...</a> andrew.lyle@neowin.net (Andrew Lyle) Fri, 09 Oct 2009 17:17:49 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/facebook-mobile-gets-an-update Xbox360 sales hit 28 million worldwide, 8 million in Europe https://www.neowin.net/news/xbox360-sales-hit-28-million-worldwide-8-million-in-europe/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2014/08/screen_shot_2014-08-24_at_1.44.38_pm_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Microsoft has released the figures for its console to date, topping the sales charts at 28 million units worldwide, in just over 3 years. Microsoft's Xbox360 is the best selling high definition console to date. Microsoft... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/xbox360-sales-hit-28-million-worldwide-8-million-in-europe">Read more...</a> andrew.lyle@neowin.net (Andrew Lyle) Wed, 07 Jan 2009 20:04:00 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/xbox360-sales-hit-28-million-worldwide-8-million-in-europe Xbox360 Hacked https://www.neowin.net/news/xbox360-hacked/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Thanks medion for this news posted in Back Page News on our forums... The hack is a modified firmware of the Xbox 360Hitachi-LG GDR-3120L DVD-ROM drive (the security in... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/xbox360-hacked">Read more...</a> steven.parker@neowin.net (Steven Parker) Tue, 21 Mar 2006 08:03:27 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/xbox360-hacked PowerUser.tv Ep 20: Printing Organs, Net Anonymity, Xbox360 https://www.neowin.net/news/powerusertv-ep-20-printing-organs-net-anonymity-xbox360/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>This week the gang at PowerUser.tv discuss a biomedical breakthrough that allows doctors to print human organs, more privacy and anonymity slipping away on the Net thanks to the US Senate and chipmakers,... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/powerusertv-ep-20-printing-organs-net-anonymity-xbox360">Read more...</a> () Mon, 19 Dec 2005 21:20:48 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/powerusertv-ep-20-printing-organs-net-anonymity-xbox360 PowerUser.tv Ep 19: Piracy, Security, XBox360 Lawsuit & More https://www.neowin.net/news/powerusertv-ep-19-piracy-security-xbox360-lawsuit-amp-more/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>This week the gang at PowerUser.tv discuss the &quot;podcast&quot; being inducted as this year's Word of the Year, the potential Sober worm attack to happen on January 5th, .EU domain names finally available (albeit in... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/powerusertv-ep-19-piracy-security-xbox360-lawsuit-amp-more">Read more...</a> () Mon, 12 Dec 2005 18:08:51 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/powerusertv-ep-19-piracy-security-xbox360-lawsuit-amp-more Microsoft Sued Over Xbox360 https://www.neowin.net/news/microsoft-sued-over-xbox360/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Microsoft are facing a lawsuit in America over their newly releasedconsole, the Xbox 360. Roberty Byers, from Chicago claims that the... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/microsoft-sued-over-xbox360">Read more...</a> (Joe Cashman) Tue, 06 Dec 2005 13:05:30 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/microsoft-sued-over-xbox360 PowerUser.tv Ep 17: Mobile Music, Net TV, Xbox360 & More! https://www.neowin.net/news/powerusertv-ep-17-mobile-music-net-tv-xbox360-amp-more/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>This week the gang at PowerUser.tv poo-poo overpriced cell phone music, celebrate the jailing of e-mail scammers (3 down, 50 million more to go), discuss why OS X will not be on the new $100... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/powerusertv-ep-17-mobile-music-net-tv-xbox360-amp-more">Read more...</a> () Mon, 28 Nov 2005 20:39:38 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/powerusertv-ep-17-mobile-music-net-tv-xbox360-amp-more Long Delays for THQ's XBOX360 Games https://www.neowin.net/news/long-delays-for-thqs-xbox360-games/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>THQ has announced that their titles expected for the launch of the Xbox360 have had to be postponed till next year, these include racing game MotoGP 2006 and The Outfit. News of this will be... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/long-delays-for-thqs-xbox360-games">Read more...</a> (Joe Cashman) Sat, 29 Oct 2005 10:30:00 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/long-delays-for-thqs-xbox360-games