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    Xbox Insiders on the Alpha ring can now gift games to friends

    At PAX West earlier this month, Microsoft promised two of the most requested features from Xbox users, the ability to send games as gifts to friends and wishlisting, would be making their way to the company's gaming console soon. Earlier in the year, a Microsoft executive had also claimed the...
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    Xbox Store gifting or wishlists coming "very soon"

    Two of the most requested features on the Xbox Store continue to be gifting options and wishlists. According to a new finding, one of these features is coming to the users of Microsoft's console "very soon". At a recent PAX West event, Xbox Director of Programming Major Nelson and Platform CVP...
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    Gifting on Steam is now only available at purchase

    The Steam Blog has announced new changes to the gifting procedure. Now, if you want to buy a game and send it as a gift, you can only do so at purchase. It means, for example, you can no longer send games in your library that are unplayed to your mates as gifts. On the flip side it should slow...
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    Microsoft reveals Xbox 360 users will soon be able to gift money to their friends

    Microsoft's Mike Ybarra tweeted yesterday that users on the Xbox 360 platform will soon be able to make monetary transfers to their friends. An exact release date on the feature has not been announced, but Ybarra did state that the feature will be implemented soon. While this might be a...