Tag Archive: microsoft

Sony takes early console war lead with 4.2 million PS4 systems sold in 2013

Not so fast, Microsoft. During a keynote speech at the CES Show in Las Vegas, Sony Computer Entertainment President and Group CEO Andrew House, announced Tuesday that the company has sold through 4.2… Continue reading

Gold-plated Xbox One is the perfect gift for snooty gamers

The Xbox One has gone gold. Literally. Harrods, the British retailer with a penchant for making expensive things even more expensive, has introduced a version of Microsoft’s console that is plated in 24-karat… Continue reading

Xbox One sales top 2 million in 18 days

It’s a dead heat between the Xbox One and PlayStation 4. Microsoft says sales of its next-generation console have topped 2 million in 18 days. That’s roughly on par with the PlayStation 4,… Continue reading

Xbox One vs. PlayStation 4 stalemated—except on eBay

The next-generation console wars are stalemated so far. Microsoft said Wednesday that it has sold more than 2 million Xbox One units in the system’s first 18 days of availability. That comes roughly a… Continue reading

Report: NSA spying on online games

Spies aren’t just listening in on your phone calls and reading your e-mails. They’re also monitoring your gaming. Based on new information disclosed by former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden, a joint… Continue reading

Flashers, cursers face bans on PS4 and Xbox One

It’s as unavoidable as cat gifs: Put a microphone in front of a large group of people and someone’s going to spew obscenities. Put a camera in front of that group and someone’s… Continue reading

Microsoft admits Xbox One disc drive glitch

The PlayStation 4 isn’t the only new console with some early hardware bugs to work out. Microsoft has acknowledged that some of the initial Xbox One units have an issue with the Blu-ray… Continue reading

Five upcoming Xbox One games to keep your eye on

While there’s bound to be plenty of debate about the quality of the Xbox One launch lineup, no one can dispute that the pipeline is jam-packed with exciting games. Microsoft hasn’t exactly been… Continue reading

7 things you might have missed about Xbox One

There’s a whole lot to take in with the Xbox One. The system is rich with features – tied to gaming, movies and TV, and staying in touch with friends. Even the most… Continue reading

Five must-have Xbox One games

Once you get your Xbox One – you are getting one, aren’t you?! – it’s time to start loading up on games that will showcase it in the best light. Just as the PlayStation 4… Continue reading