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  1. Destiny Beta was HugeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2014 | QJ.net

    Its no secret that the Destiny Beta was huge, but how big was it? Well how about more than 4.6 million players, does that accuratly explain just how big the Beta was? Lets use a little comparison to fully explain how monumental this is. There where around 3.9 million people living in Los Angeles in 2013, There where aproximitly 4.6 million people living in Irland last year, so more people took part in the Destiny Beta than not only the second largest city in America but also a small country.

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  2. Shadow Warrior Coming to Consoles This SeptemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2014 | QJ.net

    According to an announcement from Bandai Namco console gamers will also be able to get their hands on some Wang soon. Wow that didn't sound good did it? Oh well.

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  3. Release of Kinectless Xbone Leads to Sales DoublingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2014 | QJ.net

    Microsoft bit the bullet and released a Kinectless Xbox One in June. And now their sales have doubled in the US.

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  4. Microsoft CEO Remains Committed to XboxRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2014 | QJ.net

    Amid rumors that Microsoft would consider selling off Xbox, MS CEO Satya Nadella says that's not going to happen. He's committed, y'see.

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  5. Xbox One gets Pandora app for in-game music streamingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | TrustedReviews

    The app, which allows users to tailor their listening experience with playlists based on songs, artists or genres, is available to to download from the Xbox Store today. Pandora for Xbox One comes with plenty of the console's bells and whistles, namely the ability to 'snap' the app and stream music while you game.

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  6. Sneak peek: what to expect from windows 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Gadgetell

    Unlike the other leaks following Microsoft's official Windows 10 announcement , 9901 is an unofficial build. If you want to test it out for yourself right now, you'll have to wade through hundreds of torrent sites and forums to download it.

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  7. PS4 vs. Xbox One vs. Wii U: The Battle Heats Up in NovemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Wall St. Cheat Sheet

    Finally, November's video game console sales numbers have come rolling in. November is a great time of year for console sales, what with Black Friday, Cyber Monday, and holiday shopping ensuring big discounts and fierce competition.

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  8. Deal Alert: This is your last chance to get a great deal on an Xbox One or PS4 in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Boy Genius

    Let's say you missed all the Black Friday deals last month and you didn't pay attention during all the subsequent sales events, but you still want to pick up a new console before the end of the year. Starting this Friday, Best Buy will be offering deals on both the Xbox One and the PlayStation 4 which should save you some money.

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  9. Xbox One getting Pandora and other new media appsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Neowin.net

    The Xbox One is set to receive several new apps in the next week or so, all of which aim to bolster the media capabilities of Microsoft's flagship gaming console. The majority of the apps that will launch this week are for Xbox One users within the United States, but select apps will be available outside the US as well.

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  10. Pandora Brings Streaming While Gaming On Xbox OneRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Ubergizmo

    Popular internet radio service Pandora announced today that it is releasing an app for the Xbox One , Microsoft's gaming console, just in time for the holiday season where mind you the Xbox One has been performing quite well. Through the app users can tune into their favorite radio stations using the gaming console, which also does its very best to double as an entertainment device.

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  11. And on the 12th day of Christmas, Microsoft slashed the price of Xbox Music in halfRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | AfterDawn.com

    Over the last 11 days, Microsoft has been running their "12 Days of Deals" promotion for the holidays, offering discounts on everything from games and consoles to PCs and more. For the final day , the company is slashing the price of their 12-month Xbox Music subscription to $49.90 from its usual $99.90.

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  12. Xbox VR headset tipped for 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | SlashGear.com

    A new head-worn virtual reality gaming device has been tipped for release next year by Microsoft. This headset would bring features that closely resemble those of Sony's Project Morpheus for PlayStation 4, while Microsoft's device would more likely focus on Xbox One-based gaming.

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  13. Now Playing: Pandora for Xbox One arrives with Kinect supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | GigaOM

    At long last, Pandora is joining the app catalog for Microsoft's Xbox One ; the first time the intelligent music software becomes available on a gaming console. Pandora announced the app availability on Thursday as part of its continued partnership with Microsoft.

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  14. Telltale and Mojang Announce Minecraft: Story ModeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | IGN

    The news comes via an 8-Bit game titled Info Quest II , whereby players answer different questions to receive different answers. In our case, it led to a press release with a few nuggets of info about the new title.

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  15. Power Week: Popular Gaming Consoles' Energy Use ComparedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | DesignLines

    The latest gaming consoles consume more power than previous models but also provide more features, according to the Electric Power Research Institute . In a recent test coinciding with the holiday season, engineers at the research organization found that three of the most popular units -- the Microsoft Xbox One , Sony PlayStation 4 , and Nintendo Wii U -- consumed as much as 124 Wh compared to a maximum of about 88 Wh in a similar comparison performed in 2010.

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  16. 'Assassin's Creed Unity' Xbox One patch requires a massive 40 GB downloadRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Examiner.com

    Ubisoft 's release of Patch 4 for Assassin's Creed Unity featured a download size of just under 7 GB on the Playstation 4 and PC versions of the latest installment of the action title. However, as Game Informer reported on Dec. 17 , Xbox One users are discovering that the update requires gamers to download over 40 GB on Microsoft's new-gen console.

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  17. Time travel meets indie-movie charm in 'Life Is Strange' trailerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

    That's not a knock against Dontnod's new game, but rather a testament to the relatively unique tone the game is aiming to hit. A five-part episodic video game, Life Is Strange tells the story of Max, a girl who has premonitions that allow her to affect the past-which could bring about unintended consequences in the future.

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  18. Should you be worried if DirectX 12 will be Windows 10 exclusive?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | GHacks

    Microsoft announced back in October 2014 that its upcoming operating system Windows 10 will ship with DirectX 12. Windows 10 is expected to be released in Fall 2015, three years after the release of Microsoft's current state of the art operating system Windows 8. DirectX is widely used, not only on Windows but also on Microsoft Xbox gaming systems and even other devices such as Sega's Dreamcast console. While Microsoft did confirm DirectX 12 for Windows 10, it never mentioned if the new version of DirectX would also be made available to previous versions of Windows.

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  19. Countdown to 2015: Microsoft offers Outlast for Xbox One at 60...Read the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | WinBeta

    Not too long ago, Microsoft announced their Countdown to 2015 where Xbox owners can get daily and weekly deals on game for their consoles. As a part of today's deals, Microsoft has some decent games in store for both Xbox One and Xbox 360 owners.

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  20. Vintage videogame sent to SmithsonianRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Iol.co.za

    A copy of a vintage ET Atari videogame extracted from a New Mexico landfill where hundreds of the cartridges were dumped after the game flopped in the 1980s has made its way to the Smithsonian Institution in Washington. The games were found earlier this year near Alamogordo, about 200 miles southeast of Albuquerque.

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