Tag Archives: Major Nelson

The Sound of Xbox One’s Headset

Today, Major Nelson posted some examples of how the new Xbox One headset would sound when compared to the Xbox 360’s. Using both Skype’s audio codec and more recent hardware, the new headset sounds noticeably better. Major Nelson went into further detail: The Xbox One Wireless Controller’s new expansion port …

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Chipping Block: Xbox One and the Used Games Fiasco

Microsoft’s upcoming games console was unveiled nary a week ago, and already the company is suffering a whirlwind of negative press. Some have criticized the scary idea of having an always-on console listening and watching every move you make in your living room. Others lambasted the conference’s focus on the …

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Twitch Now Available on your Xbox Console!

Xbox LIVE’s Major Nelson today announced that Twitch is now available on the Xbox 360! With the Twitch for Xbox LIVE app, Gold subscribers in the U.S. will have access to 300 of the most popular streams from the service. Users can view top channels by popularity or individual game and the dashboard …

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It’s Coming, Xbox Reveal Dated for May 21st

The news a lot of us have been waiting for since Sony announced the PlayStation 4 is finally in our sights. Today Larry Hyrb, Director of Programming for Xbox LIVE released the following information On Tuesday May 21st, we’ll mark the beginning of a new generation of games, TV and entertainment. On …

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F1 2012 Demo Out Now

Coming in at just under 1.5GB, the F1 2012 demo, brought to us by Codemasters, is now available on the Xbox Live Marketplace. Having played both F1 2010 and F1 2011, I’m excited to get rolling in this demo. Add it to your download queue here. F1 2012 comes to …

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