Microsoft is “retiring” two social media applications on its Xbox Live platform.
Xbox Live shares data on how gamers feel about who won the second presidential debate.
Who won? Vice President Joseph Biden or GOP candidate Paul Ryan? Hint: It was a very clear result.
Those 400 Genuine Microsoft Points cards are here to stay even though Windows 8 has joined the world of real money.
Editor’s Pick Unlike the last election cycle, the 2012 presidential debates will be available online. You might want to turn off your TV to watch these ones — or at the very least, keep your smartphone or tablet handy.
It looks like Microsoft accidentally revealed pricing for its new Xbox Music streaming service today, weeks before full details are rumored to be announced.
As part of Microsoft’s plan to transform the Xbox into an entertainment platform, the company has hired former CBS TV executive Nancy Tellem to head up its original content efforts.
Microsoft unveiled the first wave of Xbox Live games that will be coming to Windows 8 today.
Signal Studios’ upcoming action role-playing game will be one of Xbox Live’s first free-to-play titles.
YouTube just released an update to its Xbox Live app today that gives the video player a significant speed boost along with some other additions.
Making good on its commitment to treat the Xbox 360 as a full-fledged media center, Microsoft announced its plans to launch a new “Election 2012 Hub” channel today.
Hybrid wears its cover shooter heritage with pride, while introducing some genuinely interesting ideas to the genre.
How many people actually use Bing, anyway?
Microsoft exec Don Mattrick says Halo 4 will work with Surface, the company’s upcoming tablet.
Xbox Music gets previewed at the Microsoft Press conference today.
Microsoft said today that it has generated more than $56 billion at retail from its game business, and it has sold 67 million Xbox 360 consoles since 2005. It has also sold more than 19 million Kinect motion sensors since 2010.
Global games publisher Gameloft announced today its new gaming hub service, Gameloft Live. In a move that should surprise no one, the company has taken the concept and the name of a console gaming service (Xbox Live) and repurposed it for the mobile space with a dedicated Android app, available now, and a soon-to-be-released iOS app.
The latest top executive to land at Apple is former head of Xbox Live marketing Robin Burrowes, who joined the company earlier this month.
Lots of players are enjoying the release of two new multiplayer maps for Call of Duty Modern Warfare 3. Call of Duty Elite premium paid members get early access to those maps.
An indie developer has created a game satirizing the new look Xbox Live dashboard. Amid concerns that Microsoft is neglecting its indie games channel, ‘Game Type’ has emerged joyfully on the very platform it is sending up.
The Xbox Metro dashboard has brought lots of shiny new features to the console, but many gamers are troubled by the amount of advertising appearing on there. Never ones to sit on problem, members of the gaming community have come up with a way to block the ads being sent to your Xbox.
A number of indie developers have expressed concerns about the updated Xbox dashboard, with some suggesting it is guilty of burying Xbox Live Indie Games.
Microsoft has released its official Xbox Live app for Apple’s iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch (iOS) devices.
Microsoft’s Xbox 360 game console will be able to deliver 40 different TV entertainment services, the company said today. That means the console will offer a full slate of games, movies, TV and music. Users will be able to control the system with voice commands via the Kinect motion-sensing system.
The holiday season is coming fast. Before you know it, it will be Thanksgiving. People will be doing their Black Friday shopping early the next morning, and then it’s just a few short weeks until the gift-giving season arrives.