Microsoft Is Shutting Down Zune HD Apps Today

Posted Aug 31, 2012

Microsoft Zune Pass users are being notified that the Mixview playback and channel playlist features will be discontinued today.  The music video streaming service on the Zune desktop software is also being shut down.  It appears that Microsoft is consolidating all of their streaming media services under the Xbox brand with the launch of Xbox Music.  Users will no longer be able to send or receive messages through Zune Pass and Zune HD apps will be discontinued.