Tag: Xbox

Apple TV app reported to be available on Xbox soon

Apple has been expanding where the Apple TV app is available over the past year, ever since Apple TV+ debuted. At the moment, the app is available on iOS, iPadOS, macOS, tvOS, the web via tv.apple.com as well as smart TVs, Roku boxes, Amazon Fire TV and much, much more. The app does work in a different way on iOS, iPadOS and tvOS than it does anywhere else and to […]

Initial reviews of the Xbox Series X drop from major publications

This week, a few major publications were given early access to the new Xbox Series X which is due to be available this November, starting at $499 in the US and £449.99 in the UK. Out of most of the reviews, one opening quote from Engadget’s review was good news, simply: “The Xbox Series X is zippy.” From what I can gather, Tom Warren from The Verge has had early access to the Series […]

Xbox Series S and Series X pre-orders went live today

Today is a big day for Xbox fans as the new generation of Xbox consoles, the Series S and the Series X both went up for pre-order here in the UK as well as in the rest of the world. Pre-orders in the UK started at 8am BST this morning and the time to start is staggered across the world, 8am PT, 8am AEST and 8am NZST. Series X We […]

Bang & Olufsen is working on audio gear that is ‘Xbox approved’

A few days ago, high end audio company, Bang & Olufsen announced that it is partnering with Xbox to bring new audio products which will be part of the “Designed for Xbox” specification. Other companies have this type of approval process, Apple is famous for it but this one for the Xbox is a little less well known. Bang & Olufsen hasn’t said yet what it’ll be making, be it speakers […]

Red Dead Redemption 2 will be added to Xbox Game Pass on the 7th May

Xbox Game Pass, like a video streaming service is always shuffling around what games are included in the monthly cost and at only £7.99 a month and £10.99 a month for Xbox Game Pass Ultimate, which includes an Xbox Live Gold subscription too, it is one of the best deals out there for getting new games. In terms of game changes, one of Rockstars games is leaving in May and […]

Microsoft launches Xbox bug bounty program

Most tech companies have a bug bounty program as a way to get vulnerabilities and security holes found and reported to Microsoft for them to fix. Most bugs reported have a reward for reporting it and Microsoft today is launching a bug bounty program for the Xbox platform with payouts from $500 to $20,000 depending on the severity. Microsoft has had a bug bounty program for bugs and vulnerabilities on […]

Microsoft seeing Xbox Live issues this evening, causing issues with sign in (RESOLVED)

If you were trying to sign into Xbox Live this evening, it may be a bit difficult as Microsoft is seeing issues. As of 6pm you may see issues signing in Microsoft at 6pm: We are aware of reports of Xbox One console startup, title update and sign-in errors. We will keep everyone informed once we have more information to share. Thank you all for your patience. — Xbox Support […]

Forza Horizon 4 is now out on Xbox One and Windows 10

Earlier today, the full public release of Forza Horizon 4 was released for purchase for Xbox One and Windows 10 users, the Forza franchise has been to the old cobbled streets of Europe in Horizon 2 and the sandy outback of Australia with Horizon 3, but now the game is coming to the UK with Horizon 4 so players can experience sprawling Scottish Mountains, cotswold towns and tight fast lanes. […]

Xbox party chat is now on Android and iOS

Microsoft’s party chat feature is now available in the Xbox app, on iOS and Android. The feature has been tested in beta now for a few months and has finally been released to the public. The feature is pretty self explanatory, like on the Xbox, Xbox Live users will be able to text or chat via voice via the app. For the first time, users will be able to talk […]

New Xbox One update includes a do not disturb mode

This week, a new update for the Xbox One was released to testers that are on the Xbox Insider program. The new release includes a new do not disturb mode, which will be useful for gamers looking to kick back and game with no distractions, this also goes hand in hand with a new status for your friends to see whether or not your are in do not disturb mode, […]