Tag Archive: Xbox


Destiny pre-orders get early beta access on PS4 and Xbox One

Arguably the most-anticipated game for the new generation of consoles, Destiny aims to be a sci-fi first-person shooter from the same folks who all but created the genre with Halo back in 2001. Today, Bungie put out the call: pre-order…Read more ›

Killer console apps: PlayStation 4 vs. Xbox One

Your smartphone is an increasingly important battlefield in the ongoing war of the gaming consoles. Companion iOS apps for Sony’s PlayStation 4 and Microsoft’s Xbox One aim to enhance the way you interact with your gaming system. These apps let…Read more ›

Xbox One’s new killer feature? Games, games, games

LOS ANGELES — Microsoft has faced a perception problem ever since last year’s Electronic Entertainment Expo. At this year’s E3 media briefing, however, everything the company said, did or showed was aimed squarely at fixing things. “We listened to you,…Read more ›

Game on: XBox One SmartGlass gets a major update

Microsoft has issued a system update to Xbox One which includes support for external storage, the ability for players to use real names on Xbox Live, and superior SmartGlass integration. To coincide with this, the company has also dropped a…Read more ›

Get your game on with The XBOX One Titanfall Giveaway [Giveaways]

If you’ve been looking to get your hands on the latest state-of-the-art gaming console, then Cult of Mac Deals has a giveaway you’ll definitely want to check out. We’re giving one lucky person an XBOX One, the game Titanfall, 2…Read more ›

Halo 5: Guardians rockets to Xbox One fall 2015

Xbox One owners just got a shot in the arm as the team behind the acclaimed Halo franchise has just revealed a new iteration in the series: Halo 5: Guardians. Halo has always been associated with the Xbox system, reaching…Read more ›

Save Playlists For Offline Listening In Xbox Music For iPhone

When Xbox Music finally made its debut on the iPhone last September, one of its most notable shortcomings was the lack of ability to store music locally for offline listening. But a new update that hit the App Store today…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Apple Officially Buys 3D Sensor Company Behind Original Xbox Kinect

Remember the rumblings about Apple acquiring PrimeSense, the Israel-based company behind the 3D motion tracking in the original Xbox Kinect? It turns out that the rumor is true, as Apple has officially confirmed the buyout. Reports dating back to this…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Microsoft Launches Xbox One SmartGlass App For Second-Screen Control

A year ago, Microsoft released the SmartGlass app, an app for iPhone and iPad that let you navigate your Xbox 360 with swipes and taps on your touchscreen, and even use your device as a second-screen in supported games. This…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Apple Close To Buying Maker Of Xbox Kinect 3D Sensor Technology

Apple is close to buying PrimeSense, the company that invented the 3D motion tracking technology used in the original Xbox Kinect. Whispers of the acquisition were first reported by an Israeli publication called Calcalist back in July, and the site is now reporting that…Read more ›    [Read More…]