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Xbox One hardware and specs: 8-core CPU, 8GB RAM, 500GB hard drive

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Slot-loading Blu-ray drive? Check. HDMI in and out? Absolutely, considering the Xbox One is meant to play a central role in the living room. There's an octa-core processor based on AMD's Jaguar design and 8GB of RAM to go up… Go To Full Article

Microsoft shows off Xbox One dashboard, Trending tab for popular TV content

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So, we've just seen our first glimpse of the Xbox One, and after watching the console boot by voice command, we've had a peek at the new dashboard, too. It's not a massive departure from the current one, but as… Go To Full Article

Microsoft announces Skype integration for Xbox One

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It may have taken two years and a new console generation, but Microsoft is finally making good on an old promise: Skype is coming to Xbox. Microsoft has been planning to port the internet telephony service to its home console… Go To Full Article

Microsoft's new Kinect is official

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Microsoft's introducing a new Kinect motion-sensing camera to go alongside its new Xbox One game console. The camera peripheral is getting some major improvements in its second iteration, and it's expected to ship with every new console at launch. One… Go To Full Article

Xbox One's 'Snap Mode' lets you use two apps simultaneously

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Phones, tablets and game consoles typically offer single-screen experiences, that is, one app on screen at a time. Microsoft is challenging that idea, announcing what it calls "Snap Mode" at its next-generation Xbox event, taking a stab at home console… Go To Full Article

A new gamepad for a new game console: Microsoft's next-gen wireless controller

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Despite the few protestations gamers have with the Xbox 360 wireless controller, Microsoft is apparently updating its much-loved input device for the next-generation, Xbox One. At first glance, the controller looks rather similar to its successor, though there are definitely… Go To Full Article

Chrome 27 arrives with 5% faster page loads

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Google has updated their extremely popular Chrome browser to a stable 27 version which brings 5% faster page loading times. Go To Full Article

Logitech introduces "UE Boom", new Bluetooth speaker for $199

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Logitech is now selling a new Bluetooth speaker called UE Boom. It offers much improved battery life, water and stain resistance, and many other features. The price is $199 and it's available now in the U.S. and Europe. Go To Full Article

Sony Entertainment Network is testing new video streaming technology

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Sony is testing out some new video streaming tech and they want your help. They've also discounted some movie titles to encourage people to test it out. Go To Full Article

Meet 'Agent', a new smartwatch with better battery life

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Agent is a smartwatch created by Secret Labs which not only offers wireless charging capabilities, but better battery life as well. It does this by including power management features such as two processors, one being for low power use, and… Go To Full Article

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