Facebook users express dislike for Microsoft’s Xbox One

Several users are expressing their dislike with Microsoft’s Xbox One in the comments section on its Facebook page. The series of ASCII art middle-fingers in the comments echo a larger sentiment from players following last week’s Microsoft E3 2013 press conference. Microsoft’s poor messaging about its used game policy and digital rights management for the […]

E3 2013: Xbox One to only work in certain countries at launch — Full details inside

On the official Xbox One “Pre-Order Product Information” page, this wonderful list of supported countries can be found: Xbox One-Supported Xbox Live Countries Australia Austria Belgium Brazil Canada Denmark Finland France Germany Ireland Italy Mexico Netherlands New Zealand Norway Russia Spain Sweden Switzerland United Kingdom United States Xbox One games are for activation and distribution […]

Report: Microsoft to ‘re-introduce’ Xbox One for $399 in an upcoming press event

Microsoft will hold a live press event to “re-introduce” the Xbox One and lower the price to $399 to match the rival PlayStation 4′s pricing, reports Handy Tips. An “inside source” told Handy Tips that the company made a frantic “internal review” after Sony’s E3 press conference where the PlayStation 4 was announced with a […]

Microsoft to unlock more GPU power to devs for Xbox One, will tap into 10% reserved from Kinect and apps

According to Eurogamer, the Xbox One will keep around 10% of its GPU for Kinect and apps, which was confirmed by Microsoft technical fellow Andrew Goossen. “Xbox One has a conservative 10 per cent time-sliced reservation on the GPU for system processing. This is used both for the GPGPU processing for Kinect and for the […]