Advances in development tools and mobile hardware are making mobile devices a lot more attractive to game makers.
If you paid for Xbox Live Gold simply to stream Netflix or Hulu on your Xbox One, Microsoft will pay you back if you wish to drop it.
That's according to a Chinese tech site, which dug around OneDrive's source code and found a feature that lets you upload music files for streaming on an Xbox console.
Xbox chief Phil Spencer puts the kibosh on a dedicated portable Xbox console, instead implying that Windows Phone is the future.
That's according to Variety, which says a more traditional TV program will air on the pay TV channel, as opposed to the interactive version Xbox Entertainment Studios is developing for Xbox consoles.
Web-connected Xboxes will be able to receive a live stream of the Bonnaroo Music and Arts festival, followed by an unscripted reality TV series about street soccer. And that Steven Spielberg-produced Halo series is coming soon, too.
Original programs are all the rage among streaming companies these days, and Microsoft is no different, with plans to roll out shows produced for Xbox Live this June.
Phil Spencer to lead Microsoft's Xbox team, while Stephen Elop will be in charge of devices.
The terms of the deal provide royalties to Microsoft for using Android patents and the Chrome OS.
The battle for fooling your eyeballs continues.