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Microsoft introduces Xbox Live Arcade summer promotion

Video game sales traditionally slow down a bit in the summer, what with all that sunlight and fresh air tempting us out, particularly after a long cold winter. But this year.. more
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Xbox 360 slim enjoys US sales spike, but will it last?

Microsoft has said that the Xbox 360 has experienced an upsurge in sales with the release of the “slim” model of the console a couple of weeks back. The revamped Xbox.. more
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Microsoft’s Natal to be born before Christmas 2010

Microsoft’s Project Natal, the motion control system for the Xbox 360 console, will be out before Christmas of this year. Project Natal does away with the traditional joypad and effectively turns.. more
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BBC iPlayer won’t be coming to Xbox 360 yet

Apparently the BBC and Microsoft have clashed over bringing the former’s iPlayer catch-up TV service to the X360 console. The Telegraph reports that “sources close to the BBC’s Future Media and Technology department” have said the two parties can’t agree on the issue of charging.. more
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UK’s most wanted Xmas video games

Amazon has released details of the titles UK gamers are most wanting to find underneath the Christmas tree. So reports The Independent, and the Amazon wish-list makes for fairly predictable reading. Top of the tree – next to the fairy – is Call of Duty:.. more
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Two million login to Facebook on the Xbox

Microsoft has been throwing some big numbers around after its launch of social networking platforms on the Xbox 360. According to a CNET report, Microsoft spokesman David Dennis boasted that some two million Xbox Live users had logged on to Facebook in the first week.. more
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60% of UK Xbox 360 owners report console failure

A CNET survey has returned the rather shocking statistic that 60% of Xbox 360 owners have had their console die on them. That’s in comparison to just 16% of PS3 and 6% of Wii owners. 47% of the Xbox 360 deaths occurred within the first.. more
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Microsoft Zune comes to the UK

Microsoft is finally launching the Zune brand over in the UK, on the Xbox 360 console. The Zune movie streaming service will essentially be a rebranded Xbox Live movie service. It will arrive in an update that’s expected tomorrow, which also brings Facebook and Twitter.. more
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Microsoft Xbox 360 sets multiple milestones

Microsoft’s X360 console has set a number of milestones this week. Firstly, MCV has reported that Microsoft has confirmed it has now sold over ten million consoles across the EMEA territory (Europe, the Middle East and Africa). Of course, that doesn’t mean there are ten.. more
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Xbox 802.11n wireless adaptor out

Apparently Microsoft has released an 802.11n wireless adaptor here in the UK, at least according to a photo published by Engadget. The website’s photo shows the adaptor sitting on a shelf in ASDA, with a price tag of £49 underneath it. 802.11n wireless is the.. more
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