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security

Microsoft Contractors Listened to Xbox Owners in Their Homes

Multiple contractors working for Microsoft explain how they listened to audio captured by Xbox consoles.
Joseph Cox
5 hours ago
GAMES

I Tried Xbox's Three-In-One Shampoo, Face, and Body Wash

Since my experiment, the scent has followed me around as if I lived and worked in a high school locker room.
Nicole Carpenter
7.1.19
Games Podcasts

Xbox Is Building the Netflix of Games. Is That a Good Thing?

Waypoint Radio breaks down all of the news from Microsoft and Bethesda's press conferences.
Austin Walker
6.11.19
Games News

Everything We Learned About the Next Gen Xbox at Microsoft's Press Conference

The new Xbox, 'Project Scarlett,' will launch holiday 2020 with a new ‘Halo’ game.
Matthew Gault
6.9.19
Games Podcasts

From the New Xbox to a FromSoft Open World Game, Our Wildest E3 2019 Predictions

What if FromSoft made Dragon's Dogma 3? We can dream can't we?
Patrick Klepek
6.3.19
Games News

Sony Reveals First Details on PlayStation 5

The company is promising lightning-fast loading times, thanks to a built-in SSD, the ability to output 8K graphics, and more. As for games? We'll have to wait.
Patrick Klepek
4.16.19
Video Games

Microsoft Quietly Piloted a Conservative Political Ad on Xbox

Microsoft says it sought input from players and decided to remove the ad for conservative Canadian politician Doug Ford that appeared on the Xbox dashboard in June.
Jordan Pearson
9.28.18
Gaming

Only Piracy Can Save 'Forza Horizon 2' Now

The popular racing game will be unavailable through Microsoft’s digital distribution platform after September 30, leaving the job of preservation to hobbyists.
Emanuel Maiberg
Matthew Gault
8.21.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

There Is Now 'Fortnite' Porn if You Want to Masturbate to That

Called—wait for it—'Fortnut.'
Alex Norcia
7.27.18
addiction

The Case for Calling Gaming Addiction a ‘Disorder’ Is Weaker Than it Seems

"Now is not the time to pathologize one of the most popular leisure activities of the digital age."
Amy Orben
Andy Przybylski
6.19.18
Listen

Microsoft and Bethesda's 2018 E3 Conferences Were the Best in Years

We talk 'Fallout 76,' 'Doom,' 'Sekiro,' 'Cyberpunk 2077' and much, much more on Waypoint Radio
Danielle Riendeau
6.11.18
accessibility

Microsoft's New Controller Is About Inclusion, Not Just Video Games

For players with disabilities who've felt increasingly left out by games favoring the status quo, this is a big moment. We asked them why.
Patrick Klepek
5.29.18
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