Microsoft said Thursday that it has acquired game livestreaming service Beam, a deal that allows the company access to the lucrative streaming and e-sports markets.
Microsoft's shrunken Xbox One S console will launch alongside the Windows 10 Anniversary Update on August 2.
Twenty-thousand lucky Xbox One Preview Program participants are getting their first look at the console's first universal Windows app, and it's a Blu-ray player.
According to Polygon, you'll be able to play select games across Xbox One and Windows 10 devices starting September 13.
Pretty soon you'll be able to run circles around your controller-centric friends on the Xbox One thanks to keyboard and mouse support.
The Xbox S will boast more storage, support for 4K video, and even more internal storage.
With Xbox Play Anywhere, games you buy for Xbox One are available on Windows 10, and vice versa.
A new report says Xbox One games may one day be playable on Windows 10 PCs.
Microsoft will begin previewing its Anniversary Update features for the Xbox One and Windows 10 Xbox app as early as this week, with Cortana as well as new and improved ways to share game clips and other content.
Petri's Brad Sams speculates that Microsoft is filling a price gap with two lower-cost streaming devices, along the lines of the Chromecast and Roku.
Microsoft's Project Spark is dead, not just resting.
The promise of porting Windows 10 apps to Xbox already has a few takers including Hulu and Nickelodeon.
It's almost like the Windows 10 restriction was completely arbitrary from the get-go.
The update arrives November 12 and brings with it a retooled interface and a load of new features.
After the feature leaked a few days ago, Microsoft officially turns it on for everyone as part of the August update.
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