Oculus VR unveils the Oculus Rift
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Thursday, 11 June 2015 23:25

Oculus VR unveils the Oculus Rift


Final version gets announced

After three years since we first saw it, Oculus VR has finally unveiled the final consumer version of the Oculus Rift virtual reality (VR) headset at its dedicated press event in San Francisco.

Spencer shows off screenshots on Xbox One
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Tuesday, 10 February 2015 22:52

Spencer shows off screenshots on Xbox One


Looks like it is getting closer to being released

As most who have an Xbox One know, taking a screenshot is almost impossible. It continues to be the most requested feature that users want added to the Xbox One and Microsoft knows it. 

4K Console revisions later this year?
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Tuesday, 03 February 2015 23:14

4K Console revisions later this year?


Rumors suggest it is coming for both Xbox One & PS4

A number of sources are whispering that both Microsoft and Sony have committed to upgrading their consoles to add 4K (Ultra HD) in an expected refresh to both consoles later this year.

#IDARB free with Xbox Live Gold this month
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Monday, 02 February 2015 00:32

#IDARB free with Xbox Live Gold this month


Brothers and Sniper Elite free for Xbox 360 Gold

Xbox One owners who happen to have a Xbox Live Gold membership will be treated to a free copy of #IDARB (It Draws A Red Box) this month as part of Microsoft's Games with Gold promotion.

New firmware coming for Xbox One controllers
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Wednesday, 28 January 2015 00:01

New firmware coming for Xbox One controllers


Will cut connection time in half and add other improvements

A new firmware update for the Xbox One controller is currently in testing. Users that are in the Xbox Preview program can try it now, everyone else will have to wait a little longer.

APB to be reloaded again for console
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Monday, 26 January 2015 21:21

APB to be reloaded again for console


Free-to-play version coming in second quarter

Way back into 2010 a developer called Realtime Worlds released a game called APB: All Points Bulletin. The game didn't do very well and the studio fell into administration and the game rights were sold to Reloaded who modified the game to make it a free-to-play experience on the PC.

HoloLens possible for connection to PC & Xbox
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Looking into how it might be used and work

Now that everyone has seen the HoloLens, the obvious question is can it be connected to the PC or better yet, the Xbox One? Well, Microsoft is already a step ahead of your thinking because they are exploring ways that the HoloLens might be used with both the PC and the Xbox One. The thing is that they don't have anything definite yet.

Xbox One streaming coming in Windows 10
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Wednesday, 21 January 2015 22:27

Xbox One streaming coming in Windows 10


Only for Xbox One exclusive releases

Microsoft showed off its new Xbox One streaming to Windows 10 at the Windows 10 event. With the new Xbox application for Windows 10 it will allow for the streaming and playing from the Xbox One on both Windows 10 PCs and tablets.

Ori and the Blind Forest gets a release date
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Tuesday, 20 January 2015 22:37

Ori and the Blind Forest gets a release date


Download for $19.99 starting on March 1st

Developer Moon Studios who has been working on the Xbox exclusive Ori and the Blind Forest has confirmed a new release date. Originally Ori and the Blind Forest was supposed to be released in November of last year, but it was held back for additional tweaking and development.

Xbox One $349 price extended
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Monday, 19 January 2015 02:40

Xbox One $349 price extended


Microsoft says it is not yet permanent

Microsoft has announced that it is again running the Xbox One for $349 promotion that it had so much success with this holiday season. Doesn't that mean that Microsoft is cutting the price of the Xbox One to $349?