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    Xbox System Update - June 2020

    Microsoft has issued its June Xbox One firmware update, adding some notable features for sorting through your game subscriptions and club memberships. It's available to download now. According to the June update notes on the Xbox blog, the update packs three key features. The first is an...
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    Xbox Insiders can once again test the redesigned Xbox One dashboard

    Back in July, Microsoft announced that it's redesigning the Xbox One dashboard. While Insiders were testing it out since then, the company rolled back the changes last week, saying that it's doing testing in phases. Well, today it's back, Microsoft's Brad Rossetti announced. It's the beginning...
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    Xbox One October Update

    The Xbox One October update is rolling out today, and it brings with it the new Avatars and the ability to turn the system on with Alexa. Microsoft is releasing the Xbox One October update today, and it features the long-awaited Avatar update along with other nifty additions. Users will find...
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    Microsoft explains where avatars should show up on Xbox One dashboard

    Last month, the new Xbox avatars went live for Xbox Insiders on the Alpha ring after a couple of delays. However, Microsoft has acknowledged that some users remain unsure about where the new avatars should appear. Now, the Xbox program team released new details to help answer those questions...
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    Xbox One July Dashboard Update

    Microsoft released its Xbox One July dashboard update to all users yesterday, and the main new feature allows Xbox owners to start games that are downloading quicker. FastStart, originally unveiled at E3, prioritizes the files a game really needs to start while it continues to download the rest...
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    My games and apps UI getting an overhaul

    A lot of Xbox One fans arent happy with the UI for the My Games & Apps section of the Xbox One dashboard, especially if you have a large number of games & apps installed. Quoting one fan's call for change Xbox Live's Director of Program Management Mike Ybarra simply replied 'soon', this implies...
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    Move Your Pins Around Xbox One Dashboard

    Microsoft recently announced some of the new software features coming to Xbox One in 2016. Rearranging pins on the home screen was among them, and today we get to see a demonstration of how it’ll actually work. Microsoft has shown off a preview of how you'll be able to move pins around on your...
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    Microsoft adds My Games to Xbox.com for easier access to Xbox 360 and Xbox One content

    Over the last year Microsoft has rolled out several updates to the Xbox.com website - such as updating it to a new Windows 10 theme, improving the layout of the Service Status page and adding a new Microsoft menu towards the top. In the latest update Microsoft has now added a My Games feature...
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    Xbox One Preview Program allowing invitations again

    Since the somewhat mixed reception of the Xbox One at launch, Microsoft has worked hard to listen to the fans to shape the development of the console. One aspect of that is the feedback program – xbox.uservoice.com – and another is the Xbox Preview Program. This approach – with a sizable...
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    New videos give a sneak peek of the upcoming Xbox One Experience

    Microsoft has posted videos showcasing updated Avatars and OneGuide features that will be part of the new Xbox One Experience which launches next week. Since the announcement of the new Windows 10-based Xbox One Experience, there has been a lot of excitement among gamers as the update is...
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    Cortana coming to Xbox One in 2016

    Earlier in the year, details arose of scheduled change to the Xbox One operating system, improving on flaws of the current implementation, while adding features influenced by Windows 10. The dashboard has only recently begun rolling out to Xbox One preview testers, and is scheduled to release to...
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    Xbox beta Windows 10 app

    Beta version of the Xbox Windows 10 app
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    Microsoft Edge confirmed to be arriving on Xbox One

    Microsoft have confirmed that Microsoft Edge, the new browser in Windows 10, will be coming to the Xbox One. The news was confirmed in a live Q&A by the Microsoft Edge Development Team. During the Q&A, a user called SHarshaT sent in the following question: A few minutes later, the Microsoft...
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    Microsoft will begin rolling out Windows 10 to Xbox One preview users soon

    Xbox One users in the gaming machine's preview program will soon get Windows 10 on their consoles, with the update scheduled to arrive "over the next couple of weeks." In a blog post on the official Xbox Wire website, Mike Ybarra, director of program management for Xbox, said the update is...
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    Xbox One Preview Program is nearing capacity

    The Xbox One Preview Program is an on-going initiative that encourages its members to access preview builds of upcoming Xbox One features, sometimes months before the official release. Similarly to how the Windows Insider Program operates, early builds of upcoming features are released, and...