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  • Xbox One Live Gold needed for DVR, Skype, NFL, OneGuide and Smartmatch

    Microsoft's DVR feature for Xbox One which allows users to record up to five minutes of in-game footage, is restricted to Xbox Live members only, which costs US$60 (R600) yearly. DVR, alongside a host of other cloud-based features will not work without an Xbox Live membership confirms Microsoft. "I can confirm that Game DVR features will be available to Xbox Live Gold members only.” said a Microsoft representative to Onehitpixel. This chart below outlines the differences between the online features of Xbox One and 360. Besides DVR, features like NFL, OneGuide, Skype and Smartmatch will also be disabled unless users...

  • HTC One: ‘looks stunning & stays that way’

    HTC’s launched the HTC One, live from New York and London. But who cares about the venue, here’s everything you need to know about the phone, HTC’s newest flagship device: The skinny on the HTC One Jason MacKenzie, president of HTC presents the One. It’s an aluminum device with a massive screen and thankfully a new HTC UI, called “New Sense”. Nuisance, punny. It has dual stereo speakers and two capacitive buttons. HTC has blessed us with a 4.7-inch display, with a 486PPI display. This is the largest pixel-per-inch display yet but is going to make apps look like a hot...

  • Xbox delivers ‘new entertainment experience’ for aging console

    Today, there's going to be a major new update to Xbox. Users connected to Xbox Live can logon and update their consoles to the latest OS. Next, and as if we didn't know this already, Xbox Entertainment content is going to come off the Xbox and easily migrate to a Windows 8 phone, tablet and PC, care of SmartGlass. Yusuf Mehdi, chief marketing Officer for Microsoft's interactive entertainment division explains the new features: This is a significant update to the Xbox OS. Xbox used to have Facebook and Twitter apps, but it's dropped this in favour of Internet Explorer. Whether this...