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  1. Eyes-on: Windows 10's Xbox app finally ties console and PC gamers togetherRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | PC World

    More than thirteen years after the launch of the original Xbox, and the gaming console still feels like a separate business. Microsoft's new Xbox app appears to close the gap somewhat.

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  2. Did Back to the Future's predictions about a futuristic 2015 actually come true?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Sutton Guardian

    For generations, kids gawked at the futuristic universe of 2015 depicted by Robert Zemeckis in his 1989 childhood classic, Back to the Future II. Zemeckis promised a world of flying cars, self-tying shoes and pre-planned weather.

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  3. DirectX 12 vs DirectX 11: What's New?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | TrustedReviews

    Windows 10 is coming soon and, along with integrated Cortana, Xbox One game streaming and a fancy new web browser, one of its key features is DirectX 12, the latest version of the operating system's gaming API. A software layer that sits between the hardware that powers our computers and the software that runs on them, The other major gaming API is OpenGL, which as its name suggests is an open source API.

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  4. Analysis: Why Windows 10 Came to PhonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | PC Magazine

    Microsoft's announcement of Windows 10 for phones was a really good first step. If you look at my wish list of what I was hoping to get in the new OS, Microsoft hit some of the key points: a better browser in Spartan, Xbox integration, and "universal apps" that could help speed app transitions over to the new OS.

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  5. Xbox One Might Stream Windows 10 PC GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Cinema Blend News

    Microsoft recently announced some of the big new features for Windows 10, including the ability to stream games directly from the Xbox One. However, one of the features that they didn't readily disclose was something being worked on right now in the lab: streaming Windows 10 games to the Xbox One.

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  6. This is the PlayBox, an Xbox One/PlayStation 4 laptop console hybridRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | WinBeta

    As the console wars rages on, new console gamers often find themselves in the age old dilemma; Xbox or PlayStation? And now that the next generation consoles are here, gamers get to choose between the Xbox One and the PlayStation 4, and it's no easy choice for them. Despite sharing similar specifications, both consoles stand out in their own way, mostly in terms of the services that Microsoft and Sony offer and the exclusive games.

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  7. Microsoft to roll out Xbox app, Xbox One streaming on PCRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Canada Online Explorer

    Forming part of Microsoft's plans for Windows 10 on PC, an Xbox app will help unify the gaming experience across the two platforms, while a streaming service will allow Xbox One games to show up on network-connected computers. The upcoming Fable Legends, currently anticipated for later in 2015, will be used as an example of cross-platform possibilities that lie between Xbox One and Windows 10. With Windows 10 going into its public beta testing phase, an update to the Xbox One's Windows-based app environment has also been announced, intended to allow interaction between the two.

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  8. One Microsoft delivering One Windows 10: a January 21st recapRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | WinBeta

    One Microsoft. A single cohesive Microsoft working together to deliver a single Windows, working across all devices, and powering everything from Office and Bing to Xbox, and yes, even Holographs.

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  9. Windows 10: The 10 most important new Consumer Preview featuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | ITworld

    From Cortana to Xbox streaming and the audacious Windows Holographic, these are the biggest announcements from Microsoft's Windows 10 Consumer Preview event. Microsoft had a slew of exciting announcements up its sleeve at the Windows 10 event in Redmond, Wa., on Wednesday-and not all of them were actually directly related to Windows 10. From a new browser to powerful PC gaming improvements to Windows 10 for phones and even new hardware, these are all the major new features and products coming down the pipeline.

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  10. Xbox One Sold Just 300 Units In Japan Last WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Forbes.com

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  11. Windows 10: Empowering developers to dream againRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | MSDN Blogs

    Windows 10 will empower people to do some amazing things with a new version of Cortana for the PC, a new web browsing experience , a true Xbox quality gaming experience on Windows, new holographic and group computing devices, and of course a new set of universal apps People & Messaging, Photo, Video, Music and Maps that begin to showcase a few of the new developer platform capabilities. Driving scale through reach across device type .

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  12. Microsoft Stays Mum on Windows 10 Developer DetailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | ProgrammableWeb.com

    Microsoft on Wednesday announced Windows 10, a sweeping change to its operating system for PCs, tablets and phones. The platform is now fully integrated across all three device categories and promises to bring a more seamless computing experience to consumers and business users alike.

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  13. 10 Factors That Make Windows 10 a Game-Changer for MicrosoftRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | CNet News

    Microsoft has now made one thing clear to consumers, enterprise customers, PC vendors and competitors: It has evaluated the Windows ecosystem, discovered what it has done wrong and will try to fix those problems in its upcoming operating system, Windows 10. Although Microsoft unveiled Windows 10 last year, the company provided significant details on the operating system during a special press event Jan. 21. Microsoft confirmed several rumors - for example, that the operating system will come with the Project Spartan Web browser and include cross-platform functionality with the Xbox One.

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  14. Eyes-on: Windows 10's Xbox app finally ties console and PC gamers togetherRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | PC World

    More than thirteen years after the launch of the original Xbox, and the gaming console still feels like a separate business. Microsoft's new Xbox app appears to close the gap somewhat.

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  15. Windows 10 on phones: Universal apps, new Office, built-in Skype and other top featuresRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | WinBeta

    It's no secret that Microsoft's mobile operating system, Windows Phone -- in its current state -- is struggling to make a substantial impact on the Android and iOS dominated mobile market. But that hasn't stopped Microsoft from trying.

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  16. Free-to-play APB Reloaded announced for PlayStation 4, Xbox OneRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Eurogamer

    Free-to-play online multiplayer shooter APB Reloaded is being given a new lease of life on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. The new console ports will launch in the "second quarter of 2015" and retain the original PC version's micro-transactions.

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  17. PC-to-Xbox One Game Streaming Has To Happen, And Will Accelerate The Death Of Steam MachinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Forbes.com

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  18. 'All Points Bulletin: Reloaded' for PS4 and Xbox One announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Examiner.com

    " All Points Bulletin : Reloaded," a revamp version of the 2010 free-to-play multiplayer game by Realtime Worlds, is being developed for the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One video game systems, publisher Deep Silver announced Thursday. Being developed by The Workshop Entertainment with collaboration with Reloaded Games, "All Points Bulletin: Reloaded" is expected to launch in the second quarter of 2015.

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  19. Turn 10 Studios: Forza Motorsport 6 on the vanguard to reach younger generationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Examiner.com

    Whether anyone likes it or not, the gaming industry is not a small party where only a few friends are invited anymore. The gaming industry is mainstream and by some accounts is one of the most lucrative forms of entertainment in the world.

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  20. Microsoft Addresses Concerns About Cross-Platform Play, Assures...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | International Business Times

    Microsoft's Windows 10 event has proven to be a steady stream of some remarkable announcements. But perhaps the biggest is Microsoft's announcement on Xbox One's support for cross-platform play with the PC.

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