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Xbox Music, Video experience outages

Xbox Music, Video, and Xbox One matchmaking experience outages [Update: They're back!]

It looks like some Xbox services are currently down across numerous devices. According to the Xbox service status page, both Xbox Video and Xbox Music stores are down for Xbox One, Xbox 360, and PC users. Additionally, Xbox Live is experiencing issues with matchmaking. From Microsoft: "...
Xbox Live

Some Xbox Live users are currently experiencing sign-in issues [Update: It's back]

If you are having issues signing into Xbox Live on your Xbox One, Xbox 360 or even outside of those consoles, you are definately not alone. Microsoft has admitted that it is currently dealing with sign-in issues with its online gaming service. The Xbox Live status page currently has the...
Windows 10 Xbox Live

Don't worry: It will still be free to play online on Xbox Live with Windows 10 on PCs and phones

Microsoft has confirmed that playing Xbox Live online games on Windows 10 will be free on PCs and smartphones. This is similar to how the older Games for Windows Live service has set up multiplayer gaming for many years. Larry "Major Nelson" Hryb, the head of programming for Xbox Live at...
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Metal Gear Solid V Ground Zeros

Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes is part of August's free Xbox Games with Gold lineup

Microsoft will offer Xbox Live Gold subscribers four free games to download during the month of August 2015 as part of its ongoing Games with Gold program. Two of the games will be for the Xbox One and the other two are for the Xbox 360. For the entire month of August, Xbox One owners with Xbox...
Assassins Creed Black Flag

Assassin's Creed IV Black Flag joins Call of Duty as this week's Deals with Gold

Microsoft's Larry Hryb has shared this week's Deals with Gold, enabling you to take full advantage of some sweet discounts on a variety of items from the Xbox Store. There are deals for both Xbox One and Xbox 360 owners, so don't you dare feel left you for a single second, unless you happen to...
Xbox One

Xbox Live sign-in issues hitting some Xbox One and Xbox 360 owners [Update]

Update: It looks like the sign-in issues with Xbox Live have been fixed, but Microsoft is now dealing with reports that some users cannot purchase content or downloadable items, or unlock Xbox Live achievements. Original story: Some Xbox One and Xbox 360 console owners are not currently able to...
Xbox Music, Video experience outages

Xbox Music, Video, and Xbox One matchmaking experience outages [Update: They're back!]

It looks like some Xbox services are currently down across numerous devices. According to the Xbox service status page, both Xbox Video and Xbox Music stores are down for Xbox One, Xbox 360, and PC users. Additionally, Xbox Live is experiencing issues with matchmaking. From Microsoft: "...
Forza Horizon 2

Forza Horizon 2, The Elder Scrolls Online and Wolfenstein discounted in this week's Deals with Gold

This week's Deals with Gold promotion includes discounts on Forza Horizon 2, The Elder Scrolls Online, Wolfenstein: The Old Blood and other titles for the Xbox One. Several Xbox 360 games are heavily discounted in the spotlight sale as well. Xbox One: Forza Horizon 2 and Forza Motorsport 5...
Tomb Raider

Tomb Raider, Murdered: Soul Suspect and Deus Ex headline this week's Deals with Gold

With the Xbox Ultimate Sale done and dusted, it's time to get back to business as usual with Deals with Gold. This week's deals include deep discounts on Murdered: Soul Suspect, Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition and Battlefield 4 content packs for the Xbox One and Xbox 360. Several Call of Duty add...
Xbox Avatars

Customize your mini-me with Xbox Avatars on Windows 10 Mobile

Microsoft has had a Windows Phone app for tweaking and styling your Xbox Live avatar for some time. But, it's equally some time since it saw any kind of update. For Windows 10 there's a new, universal app, Xbox Avatars. It was first made available for PCs and now is in the Store for folks using...
Xbox Live

Some Xbox Live users are currently experiencing sign-in issues [Update: It's back]

If you are having issues signing into Xbox Live on your Xbox One, Xbox 360 or even outside of those consoles, you are definately not alone. Microsoft has admitted that it is currently dealing with sign-in issues with its online gaming service. The Xbox Live status page currently has the...
Plants Vs Zombies

This week's Deals with Gold sees Plants take on Zombies in Garden Warfare

Microsoft's Major Nelson has shared this week's Deals with Gold, offering consumers on both the Xbox One and Xbox 360 the opportunity to bag a deal or two. This week, we're looking at the likes of Peggle 2, Plants Vs. Zombies Garden Warfare and even Crysis 2. Here are the deals for those with...
Assassins Creed IV Black Flag

Xbox One will get two new free games a month starting with July's Games with Gold

Xbox One owners with a paid Xbox Live Gold subscription have usually only been able to get one free game per month as part of Microsoft's Games with Gold promotion. That will change starting in July, with the Xbox One getting access to two free games a month from now on. Ubisoft's pirate-...

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