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"PlayStation 4K" and "Xbox Durango" will be key to Ultra HD adoption

Video Game Developers Continue To Ignorantly Attack Used Game Sales

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Every few months or so we see yet another story of a video game developer or publisher hating on the used games market, claiming that it's totally killing video games. Of course, the actual video game market is thriving, but facts aren't that important. Furthermore, as we've been pointing out...
Video Game Developers Continue To Ignorantly Attack Used Game Sales

Rumor: Microsoft to provide next Xbox details on May 21st

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Microsoft will reveal its follow-up to the Xbox 360 on May 21st, according to multiple reports. The console, codenamed Durango, is apparently scheduled to launch in "early November" and in theory has a high $500 price-point, though this could be lowered to $300 when combined with a subscription similar to...
Rumor: Microsoft to provide next Xbox details on May 21st

AMD launches Radeon 7790: Meet the Xbox 720′s GPU

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AMD's HD 7790 debuts today with a new, GCN-based graphics core and considerably more geometry horsepower. It's also almost certainly the same GPU as used in Microsoft's Xbox Durango....
AMD launches Radeon 7790: Meet the Xbox 720′s GPU

Xbox 720: Always-on DRM and mandatory game installs point to the death of used games

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In recent memory, rumors have surfaced that suggest the next Xbox, whether it be called the Xbox 720, Durango, or something else entirely, will be a console that is always connected to the internet. This unfortunate notion is commonly referred to as always-on DRM, usually requiring consumers to be online...
Xbox 720: Always-on DRM and mandatory game installs point to the death of used games

Microsoft launches Xbox One game console with TV, media focus

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Microsoft has revealed its latest iteration of its Xbox game console at a media event. The Xbox One, codenamed Durango during its development, is billed as an all-in-one system for the living room, with a greater focus on allowing users to watch live television and other media, along with heavier...
Microsoft launches Xbox One game console with TV, media focus
Microsoft creative director: 'I don't get the drama' over 'always-on' Xbox rumors

Bloomberg: Next Xbox features an AMD x86 chip, making backwards compatibility difficult

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The Xbox 360 successor may not support Xbox 360 game discs, according to a Bloomberg report. The issue arises from the as-yet-unannounced console's chip, which allegedly comes from AMD and, like the PlayStation 4, uses x86 architecture (like a PC). Resultantly, backwards compatibility would have to be handled on...
Bloomberg: Next Xbox features an AMD x86 chip, making backwards compatibility difficult

Microsoft to unveil next Xbox at event on May 21st at its Redmond campus

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We’ve just received an invite from Microsoft to an event on May 21st where it will show off the next version of its Xbox console and media box. The next version of the company’s media play has been expected for a while, especially as Sony unveiled most of its PlayStation 4 at...
Microsoft to unveil next Xbox at event on May 21st at its Redmond campus

Purported next-gen Xbox architecture revealed

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Claiming a world exclusive, VGLEAKS has revealed the purported system architecture for the next generation Xbox. Codenamed Durango, many of the claimed specifications align with what we already know about the device. If accurate, the architecture also reveals a few surprises, including an HDMI-in port, as well as the expected...
Purported next-gen Xbox architecture revealed
Microsoft's vision for the future of gaming transforms your living room to make it part of the game
What to expect at Microsoft's next-generation Xbox announcement

Today in Tech: When Microsoft will unveil the next-gen Xbox

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Also: JC Penney ousts former Apple store chief Ron Johnson.  Microsoft planning Xbox event for May [THE VERGE] Sources familiar with Microsoft's Xbox plans have revealed that the event will be at a small venue with a focus on providing the very first details on the next Xbox, codenamed Durango, and...
Today in Tech: When Microsoft will unveil the next-gen Xbox

Rumor: Microsoft preparing set-top box version of next Xbox, to be revealed pre-holiday 2013

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Microsoft may be preparing a lite version of its next-generation console specifically made for set-top box purposes. The Verge says the device -- dubbed "Xbox TV" -- will be part of Microsoft's next-gen console strategy, offering a low-cost alternative to the still unannounced, "Durango" with "access to core entertainment...
Rumor: Microsoft preparing set-top box version of next Xbox, to be revealed pre-holiday 2013

Rumor: Microsoft's Next Xbox To Be Revealed May 21st

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Microsoft has pushed back its next-gen games console launch, the rumorers say. Microsoft was thought to have planned an April reveal for its next-generation Xbox games console--the putative Xbox 720, codename Durango. But according to information that's reached TheVerge.com the date has slid back a little to May 21st....
Rumor: Microsoft's Next Xbox To Be Revealed May 21st
Microsoft planning Xbox event for May

Will Microsoft's New Xbox Event In May Reveal Always-Online Requirements?

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Microsoft's follow-up to the Xbox 360, currently code named 'Durango,' will likely be unveiled on May 21 at a "small venue" with a focus on initial details and a 2013 company roadmap, sources tell The Verge.  Because this May event is only one month from this year's Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) in...
Will Microsoft's New Xbox Event In May Reveal Always-Online Requirements?
PlayStation 'Orbis' coming 2013 with no PS3 or used game support?

Missed the tech news from this past weekend? Worry not, our roundup is here!

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Too busy to follow all the tech news that broke over the weekend? TNW, as usual, has got your back.  Check out our roundup of the weekend’s best pieces below! In the news Google publishes – then removes – a post stating that Fiber will launch in Austin, Texas next...
Missed the tech news from this past weekend? Worry not, our roundup is here!

Xbox 720: five key points about Microsoft's new generation

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Microsoft is unveiling its new console in Seattle on Tuesday. So what can we expect from the long-awaited Xbox 360 successor?Sony's cards are on the table, now it's Microsoft's turn to show its hand. After the controversial introduction of the PlayStation 4 in February, Tuesday will see the unveiling of...
Xbox 720: five key points about Microsoft's new generation

PlayStation 4: five things we want to know

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Sony is preparing to announce its next-generation PlayStation console in New York. Here's what we're keen to find outNew York, 6pm Wednesday, the next generation starts. Sony is filling the huge Hammerstein Ballroom with more than 1,000 journalists from all over the world. And although the company remains tight-lipped about...
PlayStation 4: five things we want to know

Pivothead video glasses offer impressive quality, we go hands-on (sample video)

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There's a new adventure video capture company in town, and both Zeyez and GoPro would have good reason to be afraid. You may not have heard of Pivothead -- the company has had a remarkably quiet push to market over the last few months -- but the video recording...
Pivothead video glasses offer impressive quality, we go hands-on (sample video)

Flixster is now on the Xbox 360, UltraViolet library in-hand

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Warner Bros.-owned social networking slash film service Flixster is now available on the Xbox 360, bringing with it the Rotten Tomatoes rating aggregation service and UltraViolet cloud integration. As Xbox 360 apps tend to be, Flixster costs nothing and only functions if you've got an Xbox Live account. Beyond...
Flixster is now on the Xbox 360, UltraViolet library in-hand
Sony's PlayStation 4 could lose to the next Xbox before it's even released
The new Xbox: what do we know about Microsoft's next console?

Report: Next Xbox requires Kinect to function, runs multiple games at once

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Microsoft isn't acknowledging the development, or even the existence, of the Xbox 360's successor (codenamed "Durango"), but that isn't stopping potential details from leaking out of Redmond. The latest report comes via console overview documents (known as "white papers") provided to Kotaku by the same source who provided information...
Report: Next Xbox requires Kinect to function, runs multiple games at once

Ask Engadget: best (cheap!) video recording goggles?

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We know you've got questions, and if you're brave enough to ask the world for answers, then here's the outlet to do so. This week's Ask Engadget inquiry is from James, who wants to experiment with life-logging on the cheap. If you're looking to ask one of your own,...
Ask Engadget: best (cheap!) video recording goggles?
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