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Ready for Microsoft's next Xbox? We are. CNET's live coverage starts about an hour before the 10 a.m. PT event from Microsoft's headquarters.

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The tent at Microsoft's headquarters where the company plans to unveil its next Xbox.
The tent at Microsoft's headquarters where the company plans to unveil its next Xbox. Microsoft

Microsoft is holding its special next-generation Xbox event Tuesday, and you'll be able to get your full dose of the news right here.

The press conference, where Microsoft says it will unveil the next generation of its popular games and entertainment console, kicks off at 10 a.m. Pacific on Tuesday, May 21. CNET's Jay Greene, James Martin, and I will be bringing you the news live from Microsoft's headquarters in Redmond, Wash.

You can tune in to the live blog and pre-show here:

CNET's live coverage of Microsoft's event next Tuesday, May 21

As usual, we're using ScribbleLive to bring you live text and photos along with some of your commentary, blow by blow. We'll start the live blog (and in-studio video presentation) about an hour before Microsoft officially kicks off its event, so be sure to join Jeff Bakalar, Bridget Carey, and Scott Stein as they recap all of the Xbox rumors, and take your questions.

We'll also have live video of the presentation above the blog, a video feed that's being simulcast on Xbox.com, Xbox Live, and Spike TV.

The last time Microsoft took the wraps off a new Xbox was May 2005 with the Xbox 360, making this a particularly noteworthy occasion. Here's what to expect from the Xbox this time around.

The original version of this story was published May 16 at 4:36 p.m. PT.