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Xbox One’s Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Limited Edition Detailed

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Back at E3 earlier this year, Activision and Microsoft had announced a Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare-themed limited edition Xbox One console. The details were pretty scarce, but we did find out that the XB1 will be custom-made – hence all those decals mimicking Advanced Warfare’s orange-like theme – and the fact that the actual game would come packed as ...

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Minecraft has been given a release date for the Xbox One

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Microsoft seems to have finished testing Minecraft on the Xbox One because they announced today that the game is ready to launch this Friday, September 5th. A recent post on Xbox Wire reveals that new players can purchase the game for $20 while those who already own Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition can get it at a substantial discount. Veteran players will ...

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Microsoft releases official NFL Xbox One and Windows 8 app

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Now that Madden 15 was released, and the NFL season is about to start, Microsoft has decided to do something that will allow Xbox and Windows 8 users to watch real football on their platforms. Therefore, the company announced the release of an official NFL app that will bring fans a more immersive and interactive way to watch American football. ...

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Windows 9 Threshold to come earlier than expected

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Windows 9 code-named Threshold will possibly be launched earlier than expected after Microsoft China posted on Weibo and leaked the new OS’s logo. Microsoft China has posted the following: “Microsoft’s latest OS Windows 9 is coming soon, do you think the start menu at the left bottom will make a come back?” That’s all that we got except for the ...

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Sony Japan plans to catch up with the US and EU console markets

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The new generation consoles seem to be selling like hot cakes, with Sony already managing to sell 10 million PS4 units and Microsoft rumored to have sold more than 5 million Xbox Ones to date. Console wars aside, things are going pretty good considering that the new consoles only launched less than a year ago. However, all of this doesn’t apply ...

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Microsoft, Amazon and Samsung rumored to be interested in Cyanogen

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Word on the street lately is that a lot of companies are interested in a possible partnership with the Cyanogen team. They are well known for the CyanogenMod custom ROM, which is based on the Android operating system, but can be customized in various ways. However, the team is perhaps even more famous for their work on the software that’s running on ...

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Which tablet should I get: the iPad Air or the Surface Pro 3

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Tablets have moved to the background of our news reports lately, mostly because we’ve been focusing on the latest flagship smartphones that have been launched this year. The time has come, though, to discuss a bit about which of the two most popular tablets should one get: the iPad Air or the Surface Pro 3. Of course, these are not ...

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Xbox One standalone Kinect sensor will be launched in October

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Microsoft announced that, starting October 7, fans will be able to purchase a standalone Kinect sesor for Xbox One. The sensor, which comes together with “Dance Central Spotlight”, will be available at retailers for $149.99. The company states that the Xbox One sales have doubled since the introduction of the $399 offering on June 9th. They also note the increasing ...

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Forza Horizon 2 Xbox One demo arriving on September 16th

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Microsoft announced earlier that a demo for the highly anticipated Forza Horizon 2 will be available on September 16th, two full weeks ahead of the official launch. The game will also come out for the Xbox 360, but it doesn’t look like there’s going to be a demo for this version as no announcement was made. Playground Games’ latest title will feature ...

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