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Microsoft bringing fully integrated SmartGlass experience to the new Xbox One

At E3 last year, Microsoft introduced Xbox SmartGlass — a second-screen companion app to the Xbox 360 for smartphones, tablets, and Windows 8 PCs that displays companion content for supported entertainment options like movies and games. 123 more words

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Every Xbox One comes with a next-generation Kinect

The new Kinect has a wide-angle 1080p HD depth camera that captures RGB color video at 30 frames per second, and Microsoft says it’s more sensitive and more powerful than ever before: it used time-of-flight technology to send out light and measure the amount of time it takes to return, and it can work even in a completely dark room. 129 more words

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Retroactive Reaction (PT. 2)

Now that the fun is out of the way, I wish to be direct. Microsoft designed the Xbox One to be a powerful, relevant machine, and while it probably fails to meet my demands for… 493 more words

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Microsoft brings live TV to Xbox One with voice navigation

Microsoft has announced TV for Xbox One, bringing a long-rumored live TV system to its next-generation console. Saying “Xbox, watch TV” will turn on live TV, and it’s possible to switch between TV and other Xbox systems. 308 more words

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Retroactive Reaction (PT. 1)

So the big reveal came and went and I think we’re all justifiably annoyed. This new console proves just how distant our corporate overlords’ concerns are from our own. 284 more words

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