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'Boyfriend, get me a beer': New Xbox One ad humorously shows off the power of voice (and relationships)

'Boyfriend, get me a beer': New Xbox One ad humorously shows off the power of voice (and relationships)

Rich Edmonds 78

Microsoft has released a new advertisement for its Xbox One console. The video shows a young couple who have the next-gen console set up with multiple accounts. As well as showing exactly how easy it is to switch between profiles in a real environment, the ad also injects some humour with the boyfriend being ordered around with "Xbox" commands. It's a unique take on advertising the...

Redeeming Xbox codes has never been so easy – or so freaking awesome!

Redeeming Xbox codes has never been so easy – or so freaking awesome!

Michael Archambault 59

Xbox Live’s Major Nelson posted a video on Vine, showcasing the Xbox One’s ability to easily input and redeem codes. The process is simple: give a voice command, scan a QR code, and start gaming. How long does the entire process take, you ask? As the spirit of Vine would hint – six seconds. We have seen a lot of cool video demos of Xbox One, but somehow this simple six second Vine is...

Yes, Microsoft is giving out free Xbox One consoles to “Xbox fans”

Yes, Microsoft is giving out free Xbox One consoles to “Xbox fans”

Michael Archambault 250

If you have seen someone bragging that they are getting a free Xbox One from Microsoft, it might be true. The company has been sending out emails to “fans” and surprising them with free gifts, including Xbox One consoles and games, due to their loyalty. According to the official Xbox LIVE twitter account, the Redmond team is picking their winners specially by considering “a variety of...

Xbox One's extra features may be bringing down its gaming quality

Xbox One's extra features may be bringing down its gaming quality

Michael Archambault 381

Lately, Call of Duty Ghosts has had their guns pointed at the Xbox One – or at least that is how many people around the web have felt. With news that Microsoft’s Xbox One won’t be running the game at native 1080p, and instead a lower 720p, there is question of how the console will be able to handle gaming in the next 5-10 years (the predicted lifespan of the unit). Eurogamer decided to...

Deal Alert: Buy an Xbox Live Gold 12 Month membership and get a $20 Xbox Live Gift Card from Amazon

Deal Alert: Buy an Xbox Live Gold 12 Month membership and get a $20 Xbox Live Gift Card from Amazon

Michael Archambault 41

Looking for a great deal to go along with your renewal of an Xbox Live Gold membership? If you are, then you are in luck; Amazon is ready to give away some free Xbox Live cash with that exact purchase. Currently on Amazon.com, if you grab an Xbox Live 12 Month Gold Membership using the “Online Game Code” option (meaning that you don’t get a physical card and instead have the code...