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Xbox’s October Games with Gold brings overbearing dead kings and questionable comrades

Microsoft's Major Nelson has shared the latest batch of free Games with Gold coming to Xbox Live subscribers, including Chariot, Battlefield: Bad Company 2, and Darksiders II.

September 2014’s Xbox Games with Gold is all about teamwork

The latest batch of free Games with Gold for Xbox Live Gold subscribers are all about teamwork, with Super Time Force, Monaco: What's Yours is Mine, and Halo: Reach.
Home Theater

Xbox 360 gets Showtime Anytime app, while Xbox One must wait a while

Showtime announced that it has a new Showtime Anytime app for Xbox 360. The app is available for free to users who are subscribers of both Xbox Live and Showtime. Xbox One users don't get access to the app, and they'll need to wait until…

World Cup not enough Soccer for you? Check out Every Street United on Xbox Live

Every Street United, the soccer talent hunt reality show airing exclusively through Xbox Live, is heating up this weekend as the 8 selected players come together in Rio to train.

Microsoft sweetens Xbox Live with cheap games and unrestricted streaming apps

Following rumors, Microsoft has announced a suite of changes to its Xbox Live online service, including more discounted and free games, and unrestricted access to streaming apps like Netflix.

Xbox Live password hack outed by 5-year-old criminal mastermind

A 5-year-old San Diego boy discovered a major Xbox Live security flaw when he accidentally hacked into his father's account using just the space bar.

Episode One of Telltale’s ‘The Wolf Among Us’ is free now on Xbox Live

The first episode of Telltale Games episode Fables adventure, The Wolf Among Us, is free to download right now on Xbox Live Marketplace, to Gold and Silver members alike.

Xbox Live, ‘World of Warcraft’ targeted by CIA, NSA counterterrorist investigations

Xbox Live, World of Warcraft, and Second Life have all been targeted by counterterrorism groups in the United States and United Kingdom for active surveillance.

Gamed: The PS4 won’t play Blu-rays or DVDs out of the box, will require update

This week in Gamed we look at the fall of the Wii, the rise of Xbox Live, and the update for your PlayStation 4 that you will need to download in order to make it work.

Jetsetter: Sony kicks off TGS with PlayStation 4 “news you’ve been waiting for”

This week in Jetsetter, Sony finally brings the PlayStation 4 back to the company's homeland with a Japanese press conference teasing major announcements for the console. Plus, Microsoft trounces Sony pricing in India and a lost cartoon…

Xbox Live Family Pack program ends August 27, converts to individual Gold accounts

Microsoft confirms plans to end the Xbox Live Family Pack program on August 27, 2013. All existing account will have their individual gamertags converted to Gold subscriptions, with three months added to each one's remaining membership…

Time Warner Cable app coming to Xbox 360 with 300 live channels for subscribers

Microsoft and Time Warner Cable partner up to bring a TWC app to Xbox 360, offering subscribers with Xbox Live Gold membership access to as many as 300 channels, including favorites like Comedy Central and CNN.