Tag: xbox

Microsoft to accept Bitcoin payments 
By Juha Saarinen | Dec 12, 2014 | Comment Now 
Wants to be at forefront of growing digital currency trend.
 
US cracks suspected hacking ring with Aussie roots 
By Paris Cowan | Oct 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
Two plead guilty to theft of Xbox source code, US Army software.
 
Microsoft bets big with Xbox One 
By Bill Rigby | May 22, 2013 | Comment Now 
Comes with cloud storage, Skype video calling.
 
In pictures: Microsoft's tech Garage 
By Darren Pauli | Jun 21, 2012 | Comment Now 
Redmond's four-year-old Garage is where projects become prototypes, and Xbox Kinetics spew fire.
 
Xbox Live a goldmine for hackers 
By Darren Pauli | Jan 9, 2012 | Comment Now 
Scammers selling Microsoft Points dirt cheap.
 
Microsoft gives Xbox hacker a white hat 
By Darren Pauli | May 29, 2011 | Comment Now 
Microsoft will help hacker use his powers for good.
 
Google, Microsoft recruiting 6200 in talent war 
By Nate Cochrane | Apr 21, 2011 | Comment Now 
Will search tools be needed to sift through applications for a record number of jobs this quarter?
 
Xbox Live users get front row seats at GDC 
By Matt Chapman | Feb 18, 2008 | Comment Now 
Microsoft is offering gamers a virtual ticket to the upcoming Game Developers Conference (GDC) by releasing video downloads from the event on Xbox Live..
 
Microsoft cuts Xbox HD-DVD add-on price 
By Ian Williams | Feb 8, 2008 | Comment Now 
Microsoft has slashed the price of its HD-DVD drive accessory for the Xbox 360 console from US$179.99 to US$129.99..
 
Microsoft honours Xbox Live promise 
Jan 24, 2008 | Comment Now 
Microsoft is offering a free copy of action shooter Undertow to Xbox Live subscribers to compensate for network issues over the festive period.
 
Xbox Live hits 10 million subscribers 
Jan 9, 2008 | Comment Now 
Microsoft has announced that its Xbox Live service now has 10 million subscribers thanks largely to a very successful sales period at the end of last year.one marred by network ...
 
Microsoft launches Xbox 360 HD DVD Emulator 
By Guy Dixon | Dec 14, 2007 | Comment Now 
Microsoft has unveiled the Xbox 360 HD DVD Emulator, which the company claims will eliminate the need for expensive hardware or time-consuming and costly trial-and-error ...
 
Microsoft adds Family Timer to Xbox 360 
By Matt Chapman | Nov 12, 2007 | Comment Now 
Microsoft has added a parental control feature to the Xbox 360 allowing parents to limit the amount of time their kids can use the console..
 
Xbox 360 could show BBC content 
By Matt Chapman | Sep 13, 2007 | Comment Now 
Microsoft is in talks with the BBC about using the broadcaster's TV content on its Xbox Live gaming service.
 
65nm Xbox chips may curb heat problems 
By Matt Chapman | Aug 3, 2007 | Comment Now 
A version of the Xbox 360 that uses 65-nanometre (nm) chips is rumoured to be in production and a 45nm model could follow, according to reports from a Singapore chip maker.
 
Xbox chief defects to Electronics Arts 
Jul 19, 2007 | Comment Now 
Peter Moore, corporate vice president for Microsoft's Interactive Entertainment Business, which includes overseeing the Xbox and Games for Windows businesses, has resigned.
 
Microsoft gives details on Xbox 360 flaws 
By Iain Thomson | Jul 19, 2007 | Comment Now 
Microsoft has revealed details about the problems suffered by its Xbox 360 consoles, and the reasons for its recent warranty extension.
 
Microsoft sets date for Xbox 360 Chatpad 
Jul 18, 2007 | Comment Now 
Microsoft has revealed the release date for its forthcoming Chatpad, a small keyboard designed to attach to the Xbox 360 controller.
 
Microsoft takes US$1.15bn hit over failing Xbox 360s 
By Tom Sanders | Jul 6, 2007 | Comment Now 
Design flaws causing unexpectedly high return rate.
 
Lara Croft raids Xbox Live 
Jun 20, 2007 | Comment Now 
GLOBAL - Tomb Raider: Anniversary to arrive in four parts.
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