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Microsoft wants you to become a walking billboard; releases free Xbox One shirts for your avatars

Microsoft wants you to become a walking billboard; releases free Xbox One shirts for your avatars

Microsoft unveiled the Xbox One earlier this year, but that hasn't stopped Redmond wanting to get the word out and reach as many potential buyers as possible. This includes those who are subscribed to Xbox Live and own a current-gen 360. The company has released two new free shirts that bear the Xbox One logo. Pretty neat, but only if you wish to either advertise the console, or display...

Rich Edmonds 52
Yellow Lumia 920 Xbox Avatar Prop is out, rarer than the phone itself

Yellow Lumia 920 Xbox Avatar Prop is out, rarer than the phone itself

We’ve had a few tips over the last few days about a new Xbox Avatar prop featuring a bold Yellow Lumia 920 showing up on people’s Xbox 360s. Evidently, the mysterious offering appears in the “Advertisement” section on your Xbox Home page, allowing folks to add it to their collection and showing off some Windows Phone pride. Alas, none of us have seen here at Windows Phone Central on our...

Daniel Rubino 83
Missed out on those free Windows Phone props for your Xbox Avatar? Here's why.

Missed out on those free Windows Phone props for your Xbox Avatar? Here's why.

On Sunday we posted a method by which you can get a free Avatar prop featuring Windows Phone--either a Longboard, foam finger or tee-shirt. All you had to do was sign up for the Windows Phone Insider newsletter and you were sent a redeem code. Then late Sunday/early Monday we started to get word that the offer had suddenly ended, even before most of you were able to try and get one. Now...

Daniel Rubino 39