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Foiled by eBay, Xbox gamertag seller turns to Craigslist

A man who tried to sell the rare Xbox Live gamertag "Hitman" on eBay had two separate auctions canceled. Now, he's trying out the less-regulated Craigslist.

By Feb. 13, 2009

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Rare Xbox Live gamertag 'Hitman' up for sale on eBay

Gamer who registered the moniker in 2002 decides to put it up for sale in the hopes of netting big bucks for what could be seen as a rare and desirable name.

By Feb. 10, 2009

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Leaked Microsoft CES slide touts 'Avatar Kinect'

Purported image from Microsoft's upcoming CES keynote speech suggests company is planning to introduce an avatar-focused feature that makes use of its popular Kinect accessory.

By Jan. 4, 2011

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Nintendo Wii (original, Wii Sports bundle)

If you don't mind the dearth of HD graphics, the Nintendo Wii's combination of motion-sensitive controllers, included Wii Sports titles, and emphasis on fun gameplay make the ultra-affordable console hard to resist.

By Nov. 13, 2006

4 stars Editor's rating Nov. 13, 2006
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Report: Microsoft bans 1 million Xbox Live players

Players who were caught modifying their consoles to play pirated games have been booted from the popular service, InformationWeek says.

By Nov. 11, 2009

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Windows 8 to integrate Xbox Live, handling gaming on PCs and tablets

Microsoft's got big plans for Xbox Live -- it's going to bake it into Windows 8, turning it into a multimedia service you can access from PCs, tablets and phones, as well as games consoles.

By Jun. 13, 2011

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Project Natal landing in October?

Microsoft has been tight-lipped about Project Natal's release date. But a company rep told Saudi TV that it will be released in October.

By May. 11, 2010

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Microsoft Xbox Live update today gets set for Kinect

Xbox Live is getting Kinected with an update to its avatars and user interface ahead of the motion-control system's big launch this month.

By Nov. 1, 2010

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Could Microsoft really be this childish?

Microsoft is banning Linux from its XBox Live service--in very weird ways.

By Sep. 4, 2007

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Xbox Game Room launches, but with issues

Microsoft makes virtual arcade available to Xbox Live customers, but suffers hiccups when some games don't load properly. Issues have been resolved, company says.

By Mar. 24, 2010