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Smell-O-Vision If your gaming sessions do not smell enough like pizza, Xbox's new TMNT themed controller can help.
Update required A host of fixes for issues affecting Wi-Fi stability, battery issues and unexpected shutdowns are on the way to users.
Roaming Homestead Micromanage a beautifully illustrated world that's really going places.
Stutter less Microsoft snuck out a fix for a bug that caused stuttering when using certain combinations of mice and PCs.
Call it a comeback Classic Call of Duty titles like Modern Warfare 3 and Black Ops 1 are experiencing a revival on Xbox as players flood back now that the older games' servers have been fixed.
Acquisition season Logitech and Corsair continue to battle it out via acquisitions in the streaming market.
Still going strong The team will be adding Curveball events to help or hinder your communities.
Here we go again The regulatory body has concerns regarding Microsoft's bundling of Teams and Office 365.
New GPUs Acer has gone all in on graphics cards, releasing three new units to the Predator BiFrost series including Acer's first ever Radeon GPU.
Retro Cloud This marks the first time a third-party multi-game cloud streaming service has launched on Xbox
A look behind the curtain "Even the Playstation fans are getting a better game on PS5 because of the deal with Game Pass." says Schade.
Sealing the deal The Call of Duty and Candy Crush publisher is expected to leave the NASDAQ-100 stock index on July 17.
Emojigate 2: The Return Microsoft has added 3D emojis to the Canary Channel of the Insider Build program after a 2-year wait.
Shiny Designed for Xbox adds a new line up of shimmery and metallic accessories by third party partners.
Not Fall Guys Stumble Guys from Scopely is gearing up to launch on console with Xbox set to get the title first. The game is a popular mobile party game and was among the 10 most downloaded mobile apps of 2022.
Dell Deal Everybody may be all abuzz about Amazon Prime Day but this Black Friday in July deal from Dell can save you $350 on the newest XPS 13 Plus laptop complete with 13th gen Intel.
Pre-Prime Deal The EarFun Air Pro 3 wireless earbuds, one of the best Apple Airpod Pro alternatives on the market, are currently at their lowest price ever as part of Amazon's Prime Day sales event.
Launch discount Say goodbye to dead spots and weak signals in your home Wi-Fi coverage.
Game on The ID@Xbox Summer Demo Fest kicks off July 11 and will give players access to more than 40 game demos and early looks at upcoming titles.
Trade up If you have Xbox Live Gold or PC Game Pass and want to upgrade to Game Pass Ultimate the conversion rates have changed.
Approved The FTC in the US and the CMA in the UK may still have their gripes about the Activision acquisition by Xbox, but South Africa's Competition Tribunal has approved the deal unconditionally.
Gigabit Deal The TP-Link AX73 WiFi 6 router is capable of gigabit wireless internet with long range coverage, and you can get it for 20% off at Amazon and the TP-Link website.