>Tag: XBox

Fix Xbox Sign-In Failure On Windows 10 Build 14942

Microsoft released Windows 10 Build 14942 from Redstone 2 last week to the Fast Ring Windows 10 Insider Preview users. One of the new improvements in Windows 10 Build 14942 includes changes to how the operating system handles service hosts. In the past, grouping services into service hosts was used to save memory. Now, most [...]

By |2016-10-16T15:53:16+00:00October 9th, 2016|Categories: Apps|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Microsoft Releases Windows 10 Build 10576 To Insiders

If you're a part of Microsoft's Insider Preview program for Windows 10, you'll be happy to hear that they've announced build 10576 for fast ring users. Remember, in your update settings you can select which ring you're a member of. According to the Windows Blog: Media Casting in Microsoft Edge: You can now use Microsoft [...]

Windows 10 Event Recap

Here are the main announcements from today's Microsoft Windows 10 event. You can watch the keynote here. General Introduction: - For 1 year after the release of Windows 10, you can get a free upgrade if you're running Windows 8.1, Windows Phone 8.1, and even Windows 7! - Microsoft will continuously upgrade Windows 10 for [...]

What is Bitcoin?

If you've been on the internet much during 2014, you've probably heard the term Bitcoin floating around. What is Bitcoin? In case you're wondering, it is a form of online currency that can be used to purchase goods and without any serial number, there's no real way of tracing it back to a buyer or [...]

By |2016-10-16T15:55:48+00:00December 11th, 2014|Categories: Internet|Tags: , , , , , |1 Comment

Microsoft XBox Announcements At E3

Microsoft has a few announcements today at the E3 2013 gaming conference, Microsoft has announced changes to its Xbox Live subscriptions, doing away with the Microsoft Points, and a new Xbox 360. They've also just announced pricing and availability of the new Xbox One. Xbox One The new Xbox One will be released this November [...]

By |2016-10-16T15:57:35+00:00June 10th, 2013|Categories: Gaming|Tags: , , , , , , |5 Comments

EA Enables Gamers To Use A Single Login Across All Platforms

One feature that many casual gamers have waited for is the ability to stop playing a game on one device and start playing where you left off on another. Very few games have this ability, and now EA has upgraded their system to allow this, whether you're playing a game on Facebook, Origin, Playstation, Xbox, [...]

By |2016-10-16T15:58:39+00:00February 27th, 2013|Categories: Gaming|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |1 Comment

Slacker Radio Now Available On The XBox 360

I've been a fan of Slacker Radio for some time now. They recently did a massive overhaul of their services, including their website and their mobile apps and they also have a Windows 8 app. Today, Slacker has released an app for the Xbox 360! Along with the new service comes a new Videogame Music [...]

By |2016-10-16T15:58:42+00:00February 26th, 2013|Categories: Apps, Gaming|Tags: , , , , , |2 Comments

Redbox Instant Video Xbox360 Exclusive

Redbox Instant Video has been in beta for a while now. Looking to compete with Netflix, today, Redbox announced an exclusive deal that will put it on the XBox 360 console. If you're not already in the beta program, you can sign up here, and eventually you will get a code to install the app [...]

By |2016-10-16T15:58:58+00:00February 5th, 2013|Categories: Apps|Tags: , , , , , |1 Comment

XBox 720 Spec Rumor

While there's plenty of rumors floating around about the Xbox 720 and the PS4, not much has been announced officially yet. There should be some information at the E3 conference in a few months and rumors are that both systems would be available by the 2013 holiday season. The latest rumor today talks about the specs for the Xbox 720. These leaked specs include an 8-core 1.6GHz processor, 8GB of DDR3 RAM, an 800MHz graphics card, a 6x Blu-ray drive, USB 3.0, and gigabit ethernet.

By |2016-10-16T15:59:12+00:00January 21st, 2013|Categories: Gaming|Tags: , , |2 Comments

Microsoft PLAY – Bringing XBox Games To Windows 8/RT

Windows 8 and Windows RT systems are now able to access some Xbox games through a system known as Microsoft PLAY. This system is part of PlayXBLA, aka Xbox Live Arcade, Microsoft’s initiative dedicated to bringing games developed in part (or in whole) by Microsoft itself, often collaborating with independent development studios to bring optimized [...]

By |2016-10-16T15:59:13+00:00January 16th, 2013|Categories: Apps|Tags: , , , , |1 Comment