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Turn 10 Pulls Out One More Forza Horizon Pack for the Holiday Season

Monday, December 17, 2012 No Comments

Pulling out one last chance to get your hard earned cash before the holidays, Microsoft and Turn 10 Studios announced today the upcoming release of what should be the last Forza Horizon expansion pack of the year. Hitting the Xbox Live Marketplace tomorrow, the Rally Expansion Pack brings five iconic… you guessed it, rally cars […]

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First Microsoft Store in Canada Has Killer Opening Weekend Attendance

Monday, November 19, 2012 No Comments

Whether you’re a Mac or PC user, you can say whatever you like about Microsoft and its products over the years, but you can’t say the company doesn’t know how to throw a party or draw a crowd, because it did both for the opening weekend of its first Microsoft Store in Canada. With the […]

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Microsoft Shows Off Windows 8, Windows Phone 8, Surface in Toronto

Thursday, November 8, 2012 No Comments

In this week’s video, L.E. and Nathan check out Microsoft’s official media launch for Windows 8, Windows Phone 8 and Microsoft Surface. With so much to show in our interview/demonstrations of the products, we split this week’s video into two parts! Click the link to watch!

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Massive Attack Producer Signed to Compose Halo 4 Score

Thursday, April 12, 2012 1 Comment

The good news has started pouring in for Halo 4. Yes, I am actually excited about this. Neil Davidge, producer for musical group Massive Attack, has signed on to compose the score for 343 Industries’ first full go at the Halo franchise (Halo: Combat Evolved 10th Anniversary Edition is a remaster, not a new game), […]

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Microsoft Unveils Major XBLA Spring Lineup with Arcade NEXT

Monday, March 26, 2012 1 Comment

This past week, Microsoft unveiled its major spring lineup for the Xbox Live Arcade. The series of four games (all published by Microsoft Studios), scheduled to be released weekly, starting April 18th, are part of Microsoft’s Arcade NEXT spring promotion. Along with the announcement comes news that all new Xbox Live Arcade games released as […]

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Shank Creators Tease New Ninja Stealth Title

Tuesday, February 28, 2012 No Comments

After great success with their gory and ultra-violent hack & slash arcade title, Shank, and its follow-up, Chris Dahlen and Jamie Cheng of Klei Entertainment have returned from the darkness today to tease their latest title, Mark of the Ninja. Published by Microsoft Studios, Mark of the Ninja will be releasing for Xbox Live Arcade […]

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Microsoft Releases New Kinect for PC Developers

Wednesday, February 1, 2012 No Comments

Microsoft announced today that it has now made Windows versions of its Kinect hardware and software available to businesses and developers in 12 countries around the world, including Canada, the US and Mexico. This new hardware and software package was initially made available to a group of 300 early adoption companies – including American Express, […]

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My Weeks With Mango

Thursday, January 12, 2012 No Comments

I’ve recently had the pleasure of testing Windows Phone 7 Mango, the first major update to WP7, over the past few weeks while looking over the Samsung Focus, the only WP7 device currently available to Canadians that I had not yet tested. Leaving my opinions on the phone to another article though, let’s focus on […]

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Microsoft Launches New Entertainment Apps on Xbox Live

Thursday, December 15, 2011 No Comments

Earlier this week, Microsoft announced the launch of fresh entertainment applications for Xbox Live. This group is the second wave of Kinect-compatible applications since Microsoft launched the latest version of the Xbox Experience last week. The update spans news, movies, Video On Demand services from a variety of countries and television providers, and online video […]

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Microsoft to Release New Xbox 360 Media Remote and Wireless Bluetooth Headset

Wednesday, July 27, 2011 No Comments

This week, Microsoft announced that it will be releasing a new Media Remote and Wireless Bluetooth Headset for Xbox 360, both featuring the updated style of the Xbox 360 S. The new Remote will go beyond the classic remote’s abilities and function with applications and even be able to control major brand televisions. It can […]

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