Microsoft To Ban 'Offensive Language' And Monitor Your Private AccountThe tech giant is planning to ban accounts that use "offensive language" and will go through your private data to "investigate" users.
Game On! Navy Submarines' Periscopes Will Soon Operate Using Xbox ControllersThe current periscope joysticks, built specifically for the advanced attack subs, cost nearly $38,000.
Microsoft Shows Off Next 'Halo' At E3 Video Game ConferenceHundreds of people lined up Monday morning outside The Galen Center for Microsoft's Xbox briefing for E3, the video game industry's annual conference.
British Teen Accused Of Christmas Day PlayStation, Xbox HackThe teen lives near Liverpool.
Hacking Group Takes Credit For Shutting Down Xbox, PlayStation Online NetworksGamers who woke up excited Christmas Day to play with their new PlayStations and Xboxes were sorely disappointed to find out that online service was down for the gaming consoles.
Woman, 64, Faces Attempted Murder Charges After Argument Over XboxA 63-year-old woman faced attempted murder charges Tuesday following an argument over an Xbox gaming console.
East LA Catholic School Remains Open With Crafty Marketing CampaignAn East Los Angeles Catholic school was saved from closure, thanks to a savvy marketing ploy that offered students who brought in new recruits video game consoles.
County Prosecutors Won't File Charges Against Shopper Who Used Pepper Spray On Black FridayLos Angeles County prosecutors will not file a felony case against a woman who allegedly used pepper spray while shopping at a Walmart store in Porter Ranch during a Black Friday sale.
Microsoft Rolls Out Xbox TV Platform Microsoft Corp. is rolling out a new interface for its Xbox game console, one that allows you to navigate through music, movies, TV shows and games with the wave of your hand or the sound of your voice.
Microsoft Agrees To Buy Skype For $8.5B Microsoft Corp. said Tuesday that it has agreed to buy the popular Internet telephone service Skype SA for $8.5 billion in the biggest deal in the software maker's 36-year history.
Microsoft Upgrade To Let Phones Connect To XboxNow that it has hooked up with Nokia Corp. phones, Microsoft Corp. hopes to connect its phone software to the Xbox this year too. It's also planning other improvements that include a faster Web browser and quicker switching between phone applications.