Upcoming PS3 and XBox Games In The First Half of 2011

It’s been a while that we got to see some exciting stuff on our gaming consoles. After COD: Black Ops, there’s not been one game that has evoked the interest of gaming enthusiasts. Come 2011, there are definitely a few good ones to look forward to. The ones that we are going to get in … Continue reading “Upcoming PS3 and XBox Games In The First Half of 2011”

Microsoft Kinect Causing XBox Red Ring Of Death Error

Microsoft’s XBox gaming consoles have been notorious for their ‘red ring of death‘ problem in the past. It is estimated that over 30% of the consoles have faced this issue in the past though Microsoft has virtually eliminated this bug with its recent releases. However, according to a report on Guardian, plugging a Kinect to … Continue reading “Microsoft Kinect Causing XBox Red Ring Of Death Error”

Get Free XBox 360 With HTC 7 Surround Or LG Optimus 7 In Canada

The holiday shopping season is in full swing and the carriers are doing all that they can in order to push the sales level up. Canadian carrier Telus has launched a new promotional campaign that will let users get a free XBox 360 unit with every purchase or renewal of a Windows Phone 7 handset. … Continue reading “Get Free XBox 360 With HTC 7 Surround Or LG Optimus 7 In Canada”

XBox Live Rewards – How It Works

Microsoft has announced a new loyalty program for their Xbox Live users. The new XBox Live Rewards loyalty program is aimed at rewarding users for their continued usage of the service and thereby win points that could be redeemed. The basic service works very much like Club Nintendo – except that instead of gears, Microsoft … Continue reading “XBox Live Rewards – How It Works”

New Microsoft TV Over XBox To Take On Apple TV & Google TV?

Microsoft is reported to be in talks with a number of media companies over bringing a subscription based web TV service to Xbox consoles that could give the company an effective tool to fight Google and Apple in the new web television space. Sources have indicated that under the new plan, subscribers will pay a … Continue reading “New Microsoft TV Over XBox To Take On Apple TV & Google TV?”

Internet Explorer & YouTube App For XBox 360 Coming Soon?

This is a slightly extrapolated speculation. A new job posting on the Microsoft website has called upon applications for a position that will be “responsible for delivering features for Silverlight on the XBOX as part of the next wave“. Microsoft has since then removed all references to the console. But the posting itself has caused … Continue reading “Internet Explorer & YouTube App For XBox 360 Coming Soon?”

Play Angry Birds On PlayStation, XBox & Wii Soon

Angry Birds, the simple game where the user launches a flock of birds to hit out at pigs that have stolen their eggs has become hugely popular on each of the platforms they have launched until now – iOS, Android, Symbian,etc. Now, this application that has a passionate following among its users could soon be … Continue reading “Play Angry Birds On PlayStation, XBox & Wii Soon”

Microsoft XBox 360 Dashboard Update – Old Vs. New

Microsoft has rolled out a new version of the XBox 360 dashboard update that, apart from some interface level changes, also introduces users to some new features. Primarily, users can now watch ESPN over XBox Live. Besides this, users also have access to over 3500 live sporting events through the year. On-demand action is available … Continue reading “Microsoft XBox 360 Dashboard Update – Old Vs. New”

Bugs : XBox Live Extras Crashing On HTC Windows Phone 7 Handsets & More

As you know, the Windows Phone 7 handsets from manufactures like HTC and Samsung launched this week in several countries in Europe and Australasia. Now that the customers have started exploring the new device, there appear to be a number of complaints from users who have reported that the XBox Live Extras; a free download … Continue reading “Bugs : XBox Live Extras Crashing On HTC Windows Phone 7 Handsets & More”

New Xbox.com Website Launches

Microsoft will be launching a new-look Xbox.com website sometime now. The new site will bring a number of new features besides opening up support for Xbox Live to nine new countries where the service is launching next month. These countries include Russia, Poland, South Africa, Greece, Czech Republic, Hungary, Brazil, Colombia, and Chile. The new … Continue reading “New Xbox.com Website Launches”