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Steven Spielberg Working on Live-Action Halo Series for Xbox

Amidst all of the hullabaloo – and total gamer glee – surrounding today's announcement of Microsoft's new Xbox One came a special highlight for TV …

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Xbox One Announced: What To Make Of Microsoft's New Video Game Console

<i>Microsoft unveiled its next-gen Xbox One today: new bundled Kinect, 8 times the graphical power, and more.</i><p>Now that the big Xbox One reveal is over, it’s time to sort through the pieces.<p><b>1. The Name</b><p>I don’t get it. Xbox One might indicate that it’s the only “One” system you need to do everything, but …

Your Xbox Live Arcade games don't work on Xbox One

Microsoft unveiled the Xbox One console today. It’s a next-gen multimedia hub that will play games, TV, and movies in one seamless experience. Xbox Live, the Xbox name, and your Gamertag will all transition to the new hardware, but you’re going to have to leave some things behind … like Super Meat …

Hands-on with the new Xbox One controller and its crazy vibrations

The Xbox One console is nice, but what really matters is the controller: after all, it's the thing you hold in your hands the whole time you're using the console, and if Microsoft has its way that's going to happen a lot. We had a chance to spend a few minutes using the new controller, and while we …

'Historic' Rare franchise for Xbox One to appear at E3, Microsoft says

Microsoft is promising 15 Xbox One games from its stable of first-party studios in the first 12 months, a mix of brand-new IP — like Remedy's <i>Quantum Break</i> — and established franchises — <i>Forza Motorsport 5</i> from Turn 10 Studios, for example. One of those Xbox One titles, destined for E3 2013, will …

Microsoft Reveals The Xbox One

Microsoft promises the Xbox One will be more than just a game console, but a "living room" with a TV tuner and cable box. Users will be able to switch between watching TV and gaming instantly through the Kinect device.

Xbox One is powered by Windows, but can Microsoft make you care?

Microsoft finally unveiled its next-generation Xbox One console today. Amongst the fanfare of entertainment features, an improved controller, and the centerpiece of Kinect, the company revealed details on the architecture that powers its next console. More importantly, Microsoft says it's running …

Microsoft clarifies Xbox One used game stance

Microsoft has clarified its stance on used games as it relates to the Xbox One, the company's next-generation platform.<p>Writing on his blog, Microsoft director of Xbox Live programming Larry "Major Nelson" Hryb acknowledged that some "confusion" over used games on the next-gen platform has arisen …

'Byzantium' Trailer: What Horror, To Be Sixteen Forever – /Film

<i>Byzantium</i> may be the year’s ultimate horror movie, because it is about a girl who is sixteen years old forever, and I can’t think of many things more …

GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY - Another New Villain Rumored

Star Wars Bits: Damon Lindelof Could Eventually Work On 'Star Wars;' Plus J.J. Abrams and Episode VII's Costume Designer – /Film

Two <i>Star Trek</i> writers don’t think they’ll work on <i>Star Wars,</i> while another one does. Plus the director himself talks all about his fandom. Read about …

Microsoft's new TV project: The Music Room on Xbox, a user-driven show

Microsoft’s efforts to create in-house content for its Xbox ecosystem appears to be ticking right along. News recently broke that Microsoft intends to release a two-part show for Xbox Live subscribers that will see them having a hand in its ending.<p>The musically-focused <i>The Music Room</i> will allow for …

Possible Marvel Phase 3 Movies Revealed

Aston Martin CC100 Speedster is a 180-mph centennial celebration [w/video]

Generally speaking, today's Aston Martin is known more for its beauty and power than for its minimalism or lightness. But that could change if it decides to produce a version of this CC100 Speedster concept, designed to celebrate the company's centenary. The V12-powered roadster is being unveiled …

Arc System Works announces Guilty Gear Xrd -SIGN- with debut trailer

Arc System Works is currently developing a new title in the Guilty Gear fighting series called <i>Guilty Gear Xrd -SIGN-</i>, which they announced today with a debut trailer.<p>First published in 1998, Guilty Gear is known for its 2D, anime-inspired fighting style and heavy metal tracks. The last Guilty Gear …

What Star Trek Into Darkness Could Tell Us About J.J. Abrams' Star Wars

Somewhere in the myriad action set pieces, plot points (and holes), and fan-servicing references in J.J. Abrams' new <i>Star Trek Into Darkness</i> lies a …

From S.H.I.E.L.D. to *Downton'*s Dracula: 10 New TV Shows to Check Out This Fall

For the TV industry, this was one of the most important weeks of the year thanks to the upfronts, aka the network announcements of the shows to come …

Science Weekly podcast: Cory Doctorow on an internet that sets us free

This week's edition of the podcast is dedicated to the Sense About Science Lecture 2013, given by the sci-fi writer and web activist <b>Cory …

The World's Fastest Wi-Fi Puts Your Sluggish Router to Shame

For the most part, we're all happy if we can get Internet that's fast enough to stream some HD video. But faster is always better, and a new, …

How To MacGyver A Million-Pound Orbiting Space Laboratory

When things go wrong on the International Space Station, astronauts often have to get creative with the repairs. Here are 5 of NASA's most MacGyver-y moments.<p>_<p>Click to launch the photo gallery_<p>Spacewalking astronauts seem to have fixed a leak on the International Space Station by replacing a busted …

Is computing speed set to make a quantum leap?

Our imagination is stretched to the utmost," wrote Richard Feynman, the greatest physicist of his day, "not, as in fiction, to imagine things which …

Google's Five-Front Assault On Apple

With Google stock surging to an all-time high of $916 and Apple’s trading 39% below its September 2011 peak, Google has positioned itself to grow — in part by taking a bite out of Apple’s customer base — on five fronts.<p>Google’s primary source of profit is search-related advertising while Apple’s is …

Nintendo partners with Best Buy so you can play unreleased Wii U games in store during E3 (update)

There's nothing more frustrating than watching a product or service get announced, then having to wait an age to try it out. Nintendo hears that, and has announced via Nintendo Direct, that during E3 week, Best Buy will have playable demos of as-yet released Wii U games in 100 stores across the US …

Poll: Should Marvel Make a ‘Luke Cage’ Movie Starring The Rock?

Marvel has expressed interest in working with Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson. The Rock has expressed interest in playing Luke Cage for Marvel. Seemingly, …

Foxconn continues to violate Chinese labor laws says report

Foxconn has come under fire repeatedly, fueled by several worker suicides and threats of suicides, as well as protests and its eventual installation …

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FORTUNE — There’s a new number three.<p>Microsoft’s (MSFT) Windows Phone operating system has overtaken BlackBerry (BBRY) for the first time, according to researcher IDC. The firm released its quarterly report on the smartphone market, showing that during the first quarter of 2013, Windows devices …

Microsoft planning Xbox dashboard UI and tile changes in preparation for next-gen console

Microsoft is preparing to update its Xbox 360 with another dashboard update. Sources familiar with Microsoft's Xbox plans have revealed to <i>The Verge</i> that the dashboard update will enter into a public beta in late June or early July, with changes and updates in preparation for the next-generation …

Amy Poehler's Directorial Debut Reunites Her With Tina Fey And Maya Rudolph

Movies<p>The latest movie news, casting updates and rumors, trailer sneak peeks, and expert reviews on MTV.<p>Movies<p>Abby Kohn and Marc Silverstein on …

THE BLACK TOWER - An Homage to RPGs of PS1 Yore