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Monday: June 29, 2009

Microsoft offers up Thriller for free on Xbox Live.Microsoft offers up Thriller for free on Xbox Live.

..and promptly takes it down five minutes later.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Music @ 7:28 AM | Tags (5) | thriller | michaeljackson | xbox | xboxlive | microsoft |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 11 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Tuesday: June 23, 2009

A faster version of the Xbox 360 dashboard is coming some point this year.A faster version of the Xbox 360 dashboard is coming some point this year.

I don't see any kind of speed issues my Xbox at all, but more speed is always nice.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Video Games @ 10:27 AM | Tags (5) | xbox | microsoft | dashboard | speed | nxe |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 3 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Friday: June 19, 2009

Microsoft confirms that a new Xbox won't be coming next year.Microsoft confirms that a new Xbox won't be coming next year.

Although the year after that one is still might be fair game.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Video Games @ 6:55 PM | Tags (4) | microsoft | natal | release | xbox |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 8 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Thursday: June 18, 2009

Xbox Live Marketplace suffers spotty service after coming back from downtime.Xbox Live Marketplace suffers spotty service after coming back from downtime.

I experienced this first-hand last night trying to purchase Sam & Max Save the World. Purchased the game at 7:30pm but wasn't able to download it until 11:30pm. Also to Microsoft's credit there were no hiccups with my points total from many multiple attempted re-downloads of the game.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Video Games @ 7:29 AM | Tags (5) | gaming | xbox | sam&max | telltale | marketplace |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 1 Click | Posted by Vin


Tuesday: June 16, 2009

Microsoft to convert free game show into pay per play?Microsoft to convert free game show into pay per play?

I'm going to join in on the theory that this is probably in regards to Xbox Live Silver members, not Gold members.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Video Games @ 8:37 PM | Tags (3) | 1vs100 | microsoft | xbox |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 2 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: June 15, 2009

A new Xbox 360 just might be coming out this fall.A new Xbox 360 just might be coming out this fall.

Although it may just be a slight speed bump to accomodate that whole Project Natal add-on thing.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Video Games @ 7:39 AM | Tags (5) | console | gaming | natal | release | xbox |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 9 Clicks | Posted by Vin


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