A Message from the Game Pass Team

I know for certain I’ve written this before, but the Xbox Insider Team is committed to bringing your ideas and feedback to life. The Xbox Ideas website is one of the most recent methods for gathering your insight and ideas for brand new features or important iterations on existing features. We’ve seen a lot of great requests here, but we’re always looking for more. In fact, we’ve even got a quick message from Jiunwei, an Engineering Lead for Game Pass, who wants to hear from you on how to grow Xbox Game Pass on console and mobile: “The Game Pass… Continue reading A Message from the Game Pass Team

We’ve Got the Answers to Your Burning Fallout 76 B.E.T.A. Questions

With the launch of the highly anticipated Fallout 76 nearly upon us, the development team at Bethesda Game Studios has decided to open the doors to their vault early, in an effort to test their servers and squash some bugs of the non-radioactive variety. If you want to be one of those pushing Fallout 76 to its limits, the Break-It Early Test Application (or B.E.T.A., since no one’s better than Bethesda when it comes to acronyms) is the perfect place to get started. Kicking off today, the Fallout 76 B.E.T.A. offers players the chance to explore the wasteland of West… Continue reading We’ve Got the Answers to Your Burning Fallout 76 B.E.T.A. Questions

HP launches the most powerful 14-inch Spectre convertible

HP Inc. launched on Tuesday a lineup of new devices combining premium design, security and performance. HP created its latest Spectre and Elite innovations to take PC experiences to the next level by enabling creativity, connectivity and confidence throughout the day. They build on a series of breakthrough devices, including the recently announced HP Spectre […] Continue reading HP launches the most powerful 14-inch Spectre convertible

War Thunder Launches as Free to Play Title on Xbox One with Combat Helicopters

Back in June we started paid access for War Thunder on Xbox One, and those initial three months were incredibly helpful in preparing the game for free-to-play release. Now War Thunder is available for free on the Microsoft Store and we prepared a huge content update for this occasion. The update’s codename is The Valkyries and it introduces combat helicopters into the game. These fearsome war machines first proved their combat effectiveness during the Vietnam War and today no military conflict goes without their involvement. The first nations to field the choppers in battle of War Thunder are USA and… Continue reading War Thunder Launches as Free to Play Title on Xbox One with Combat Helicopters

Every Xbox Bundle, Controller and Subscription Available this Holiday

This holiday season Xbox has something for everyone, including special edition Xbox One bundles that pair consoles with some of the hottest games available, new and customizable controllers and 4K entertainment experiences with the highly-anticipated blockbuster games of the season. No matter which console you choose, features like a built-in 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray player, 4K streaming with High Dynamic Range and Dolby Vision, premium audio with Dolby Atmos and DTS:X support and services unique to the Xbox platform like Xbox Game Pass, Xbox Live and Xbox One Backward Compatibility are at your fingertips, making Xbox One the best place… Continue reading Every Xbox Bundle, Controller and Subscription Available this Holiday

MMA Athlete Anderson Silva to Play Fallout 76 on Xbox One X on Tuesday, Oct. 23

Fans of the Fallout universe and MMA, this Xbox Live Sessions episode is for you! Catch the livestream of MMA athlete Anderson Silva playing Fallout 76 on Xbox One X on Tuesday, Oct. 23 at 6 p.m. PDT on the Mixer Xbox Channel. Fallout 76 launches on Nov. 14, so this episode is a great opportunity to get a sneak peek at what it takes to make it in post-nuclear America where every surviving human is a real person. Tune in to watch Silva forge his own path in the new and untamed wasteland of Appalachia, featuring hundreds of locations in… Continue reading MMA Athlete Anderson Silva to Play Fallout 76 on Xbox One X on Tuesday, Oct. 23

Update Mongoose OS with Automatic Device Management in Azure IoT Hub | Internet of Things Show

The Azure IoT Hub Automatic Device Management feature has been in public preview for some weeks now and you can see how it is used in this new episode of the IoT Show to update the firmware of devices running Mongoose OS over the air.Mongoose OS is an … Continue reading Update Mongoose OS with Automatic Device Management in Azure IoT Hub | Internet of Things Show

New Preview Alpha Ring 1811 Update – 10/22/18

Starting at 2:00 p.m. PDT today, members of the Xbox One Preview Alpha Ring will begin receiving a new 1811 Xbox One system update (181019-1520). Read on for more about the fixes and known issues in the latest 1811 system update. Fixes:   Home USB Keyboard navigation fixes to resolve navigation issues on the console.  System Addressed the system Out of Box Experience to set the features of Dolby Vision, Variable Refresh rate and low latency modes when enabling 4k mode. Stability fixes in this build.   Known Issues:   Avatars It can take up to 10 seconds to view… Continue reading New Preview Alpha Ring 1811 Update – 10/22/18