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Xbox Live avatars of the not-so-rich-and-famous

Pictures of real-life people plus their virtual doppelgangers produced with the new Xbox avatar system.

By Nov. 21, 2008


Crippled Xbox 360s covered by Microsoft warranty

Consoles afflicted with the crippling E74 error will be repaired free of charge, and Microsoft's extended three-year warranty will now cover any potential E74 problems.

By Apr. 14, 2009


Halo 2 lives on with the help of 14 gamers

Xbox Live support for Halo 2 might have ended on April 15, but more than a dozen gamers have decided to keep playing the game until they can't any longer.

By Apr. 27, 2010


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


Buzz Out Loud 936: Natali blushes, Molly rants

Playboy opens up its back catalog of magazines to the world of the Internet for free, and we're all at a loss of words. Tread lightly, buzz brigade. Also, IE8 users are downgrading to IE7 after only one weekend of use. Something smells Vista-ee in here.

By Mar. 23, 2009


Buzz Out Loud 856: Competition FTW

We discover a fun new tautology on today's show (you know, competition...for the win?), have a fun time goofing off with Brian Tong, rail against Apple's decision to include HDCP restrictions in its new MacBooks.

By Nov. 19, 2008


Buzz Out Loud 989: Pre-view

Sure we talked about how Brian Tong rents his shoes, and got some insight into Rafe's love of Mila Jovanovic, but the big news is the first look at the Palm Pre. Rafe has it in his hands during the show. We also Dig Diggs new takes on ads. But will the

By Jun. 4, 2009


Buzz Out Loud 942: Fill up on Confickerdoodles

A new scanner developed by Kaminsky and friends can help find Conficker-infected machines. We're so drenched in Conficker news at this point that I think the Girl Scouts have started selling Confickerdoodles.

By Mar. 31, 2009


Hands on with the new Xbox 360 dashboard

Having lived with the new dashboard update for the past week, we present some initial impressions--the good, the bad, and the ugly.

By Nov. 17, 2008


Microsoft Xbox 360 Pro

Now that Blu-ray has become the pre-eminent high-definition standard for discs, the Xbox 360 has yet to support it, but it still remains an excellent game console with a superior game library and online experience.

Oct. 15, 2008

4 stars Editors' rating Oct. 15, 2008