Games http://winsupersite.com/taxonomy/term/12348/more en Standalone Xbox One Kinect Coming in October http://winsupersite.com/xbox-one/standalone-xbox-one-kinect-coming-october <div class="field-deck"> Wait, they don't already sell this? </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft announced today that it will sell a standalone version of Kinect for Xbox One starting in October. This release is of course aimed at customers who purchase a Kinect-less Xbox One console and then wish to upgrade later.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/xbox-one/standalone-xbox-one-kinect-coming-october" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/xbox-one/standalone-xbox-one-kinect-coming-october#comments Xbox One Wed, 27 Aug 2014 19:53:00 +0000 42791 at http://winsupersite.com While I Was Gone... http://winsupersite.com/cloud/while-i-was-gone <div class="field-deck"> I'm back </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Last year, I took an actual vacation for the first time in over 10 years. It went well enough that I did so again this past week. But as it turns out, lifeā€”and the Internet--goes on without me. So here's a quick peek at some of the past week's developments that I missed writing about while I was away: Some Skype, OneNote Online, Windows Phone developer, Xbox One, and Call of Duty news, and more.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/cloud/while-i-was-gone" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/cloud/while-i-was-gone#comments Call of Duty Cloud OneNote Xbox One Windows Phone Skype Games Office Software Development Mon, 18 Aug 2014 13:52:00 +0000 42371 at http://winsupersite.com August 2014 is Biggest Month Yet for Xbox One Updates http://winsupersite.com/xbox-one/august-2014-biggest-month-yet-xbox-one-updates <div class="field-deck"> This is the big one, 'Lizabeth </div> <div class="node-body article-body">While Microsoft had previously detailed some of the changes it would deliver with the August 2014 System Update for Xbox One, the firm this week documented several more new features and changes. With a laundry list of improvements, this month's system update is now shaping up to be the biggest one since the console launched late last year.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/xbox-one/august-2014-biggest-month-yet-xbox-one-updates" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/xbox-one/august-2014-biggest-month-yet-xbox-one-updates#comments Xbox One Sat, 16 Aug 2014 08:34:00 +0000 42321 at http://winsupersite.com Xbox One Digital TV Tuner Coming to Europe in October http://winsupersite.com/xbox-one/xbox-one-digital-tv-tuner-coming-europe-october <div class="field-deck"> Ah, to be European </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft announced this week that it will ship a unique hardware accessory for Xbox One users in France, Germany, Italy, Spain and the UK in October. The Xbox One Digital TV Tuner is a USB-based TV tuner that works with the free-to-air television content that is common in those countries. Best of all, it's cheap: About US $40. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/xbox-one/xbox-one-digital-tv-tuner-coming-europe-october" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/xbox-one/xbox-one-digital-tv-tuner-coming-europe-october#comments Xbox One Sat, 09 Aug 2014 07:10:00 +0000 42221 at http://winsupersite.com Short Takes: August 1, 2014 http://winsupersite.com/short-takes-august-1-2014 <div class="node-body link-body"><p>An often irreverent look at this week's other news, including this year's home swap, an important ruling against Microsoft, Samsung warns that its year will not be rosy, Android now controls 85 percent of the smart phone market, Sony is dominating Xbox by more than you think, EA and Microsoft plot a "Netflix for games," hackers target Remote Desktop, the FCC stands alone against data throttling, and absolutely no one has purchased an Amazon Fire Phone.</p> </div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="" src="http://winsupersite.com/site-files/winsupersite.com/files/barcelona-hero.jpg?1406899423" /> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> No </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/short-takes-august-1-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cloud Games Mobile Fri, 01 Aug 2014 13:22:00 +0000 41881 at http://winsupersite.com Games with Gold: August 2014 http://winsupersite.com/xbox-one/games-gold-august-2014 <div class="field-deck"> Two for Xbox One, two for Xbox 360 </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Coming over the next month, Xbox Live Gold subscribers will be getting more great free games through the Games with Gold promotion. And this month, both Xbox One and Xbox 360 users will each have two games to choose from over the course of August.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/xbox-one/games-gold-august-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/xbox-one/games-gold-august-2014#comments Xbox 360 Xbox One Thu, 31 Jul 2014 21:21:00 +0000 41871 at http://winsupersite.com Xbox One Heading to China on September 23 http://winsupersite.com/xbox-one-heading-china-september-23 <div class="node-body link-body">When it comes to China, Microsoft is being forced to take the bad with the good. So while the firm is currently being investigated there for alleged antitrust violations, it was also able to secure a launch date for Xbox One in that country. Microsoft's latest video game console will launch in China on September 23.</div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="" src="http://winsupersite.com/site-files/winsupersite.com/files/xbo-china-hero.jpg?1406727617" /> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> No </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/xbox-one-heading-china-september-23" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Xbox One Wed, 30 Jul 2014 13:39:00 +0000 41781 at http://winsupersite.com First Peek at "Halo: Nightfall" http://winsupersite.com/xbox-one/first-peek-halo-nightfall <div class="field-deck"> That's a TV show, not a game </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft's 343 Industries this week offered up the first trailer to the "Halo: Nightfall" live-action TV show that will debut this fall on Xbox. Made in conjunction with Ridley Scott's Scott Free Productions, the show appears to have the high production values "Halo" fans were hoping for. In fact, it looks great.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/xbox-one/first-peek-halo-nightfall" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/xbox-one/first-peek-halo-nightfall#comments Halo Xbox 360 Xbox One Fri, 25 Jul 2014 16:58:00 +0000 41631 at http://winsupersite.com Modern Combat 5 for Windows 8.1 and Windows Phone 8/8.1 http://winsupersite.com/games/modern-combat-5-windows-81-and-windows-phone-881 <div class="field-deck"> A first class shooter for touch devices </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Gameloft this week released the next installment in its Call of Duty-like Modern Combat series for mobile devices. That's no surprise, of course. But there's some good news for Windows users, in particular. Modern Combat 5: Blackout is available for both Windows 8.1 and Windows Phone 8/8.1, and was made so simultaneously with the release on other platforms, which is a first. And better still, you only have to buy it once: If you get the game on Windows, you own it on Phone too, and vice versa.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/games/modern-combat-5-windows-81-and-windows-phone-881" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/games/modern-combat-5-windows-81-and-windows-phone-881#comments Windows 8.1 Windows Phone 8 Windows Phone 8.1 Windows 8 Windows Phone Windows RT Games Fri, 25 Jul 2014 16:01:00 +0000 41621 at http://winsupersite.com Xbox One SmartGlass Beta for Windows Phone 8/8.1 http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/xbox-one-smartglass-beta-windows-phone-881 <div class="field-deck"> SmartGlass finally gets useful </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft has released a public beta version of the promised Xbox One SmartGlass release that adds a ton of new features for Xbox One users, including the ability to buy Xbox One games on your handset, "like" items, and more.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/xbox-one-smartglass-beta-windows-phone-881" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/windows-phone/xbox-one-smartglass-beta-windows-phone-881#comments Windows Phone 8 Windows Phone 8.1 Xbox One Windows Phone Thu, 24 Jul 2014 19:52:00 +0000 41601 at http://winsupersite.com