Xbox Live Posts

Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) to refund upset Xbox Gold customers

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Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) recently decided to drop the Xbox Live Gold requirement for access to certain entertainment apps. Some Xbox Live Gold users paid the $60 per year subscription and now they will be eligible for a refund for the remainder of their subscription after the update goes live this June.

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First user to hit 1M Gamerscore points is Raymond Cox

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Raymond Cox, known as Stallion83 on Xbox Live, has cracked the one million point market on Gamerscore. This may just be a World Record because nobody has hit such a high score before. It took Cox eight years and three months to achieve this goal.
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Microsoft is launching original programming on Xbox in 2014

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Microsoft Corporation is going to bring original programming to the Xbox in 2014 as driven by entertainment and digital media president Nancy Tellem. The original programming will be available on the Xbox 360 and Xbox One through Xbox Live. One of the first programs will center around the “Halo” series with Steve Spielberg as the producer.

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Microsoft Xbox Co-Founder Nat Brown Bashes On The State Of The Console

Nat Brown is a former Xbox engineer and co-founder that has blasted Microsoft for letting gamers down with “five years of failure.” Nat Brown was one of the leading engineers and came up with the name of the console. The Xbox has sold over 76 million units and Xbox Live has around 46 million paying subscribers.
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Minecraft Is Currently The Most Played Game On Xbox LIVE

Minecraft is currently the most popular game on XBox LIVE.  This is the first LIVE Arcade game to sit on top of the activity charts.  Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition lets players build and fight their way out of landscapes where monsters roam around.  Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 is at second place, FIFA 13 is in third place, Call of Duty: Black Ops lands is in fourth place, and Borderlands 2 is in fifth place.

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My XBox Live App Now Works On The iPad

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Microsoft has updated the My XBox Live app to version 1.6.  The XBox Live app now works on the iPad.  The app originally worked as a remote control on Windows Phone, Android, and the iPhone.  You can download the My XBox Live app from the App Store now.

Microsoft Launches XBox LIVE iOS App

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) has launched a universal iOS application for Xbox LIVE. The free Xbox LIVE app allows you to stay connected to the Xbox LIVE community when you don’t have your console near you. Features include:
– Ability to read/send messages
– Manage friends list and invite new friends
– Read/Edit your LIVE profile
– Change avatar and items in the avatar closet
– View/compare achievement progress

14 Xbox LIVE Games and In-App Purchases Are Coming To Windows Phone 7

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) announced 14 new XBox LIVE titles coming to the Windows Phone 7 operating system within the next few months. Microsoft made the announcement at the annual Gamescom conference in Cologne, Germany. Some other new features coming to Windows Phone 7 also include Avatar Awardables, game add-ons, parental controls, and fast async.
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