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Best video game consoles of 2014

The "next-generation" game consoles are here -- but until their game library hits critical mass, the

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Microsoft Xbox One

Its high price and imperfect voice control and TV integration keep the Xbox One short of must-have territory, but the inclusion of Titanfall for free (for new purchases) helps Microsoft's console hold the line against Sony's compelling PS4.

November 19, 2013

3.5 stars Editors' rating November 19, 2013
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Xbox One update brings external storage support, real names in Xbox Live

The update for Microsoft's console also adds SmartGlass improvements, as well as access to Netflix and Hulu without an Xbox Live Gold membership.

By June 4, 2014

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Microsoft Xbox E3 press conference: Join us Monday, June 9, at 9 a.m. PT (live blog)

On June 9, at 9 a.m. PT (12 p.m. ET), Microsoft holds its annual E3 press conference, announcing new Xbox One games and features. Join the CNET live blog for real-time coverage.

By June 5, 2014

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$400 Xbox One without Kinect coming June 9, drops Live Gold requirement for streaming

The cheaper price represents a major shift for Microsoft, as does a decision to drop the $60 annual fee to access streaming content such as Netflix and YouTube.

By May 13, 2014

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Microsoft nixs Xbox Live Gold requirement for Netflix, Hulu

Starting in June, Xbox owners will be able to stream Netflix and Hulu Plus without a $60-per-year Gold membership.

By May 13, 2014

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Xbox One Media Remote

The Xbox One Media Remote is a must-have accessory that makes it much easier to accept a gaming console as the hub of your living room.

May 7, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating May 7, 2014
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Xbox Live struggles with access issues as Titanfall launches

Access to the online gaming service is listed as "limited" as much-anticipated first-person shooter debuts.

By March 11, 2014

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Xbox Live server issues not related to Titanfall

According to Microsoft, the current issues with Xbox Live aren't being caused by high demand for Titanfall after all.

By March 11, 2014

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Microsoft intends to bring Xbox Live to iOS, Android games

Revealed in a job listing and later confirmed by Microsoft, the Xbox maker now wants to make its Live social gaming service the pre-eminent platform on mobile.

By March 3, 2014

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Watch Dogs (PS4, Xbox One, PC, PS3, Xbox 360)

Watch Dogs manages to impress at times, but its overly ambitious promise is never fully realized. There's a lot of fluff baked into the experience that might leave some disappointed and wanting more.

May 27, 2014