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Microsoft may surprise music fans with October launch

Reports say that along with the expected release of Windows 8 and the Surface tablet, Microsoft is preparing to announce a music service tied to its gaming platform, Xbox, that is based on technology from Rdio.

on techhive.com

Four hours in colonial America: Assassin's Creed 3 hands-on

We spend four hours in Colonial America and go hands on with the next entry in Ubisoft's Assassin's Creed franchise.

Hands-On with Halo 4

How does 343's first foray into the Halo universe look so far? We get our hands on the game to find out.

Lights, camera...Microsoft?

Microsoft has hired a former CBS executive to help develop original video content for its Xbox platform.

'Mars Rover Landing' Offered Free on Xbox Marketplace

NASA and Microsoft team up to offer a free game that simulates the decent and landing of the Mars rover, "Curiosity."

Judge Won't Let You Get Your Game On, Recommends Xbox 360 Ban

An ITC judges wants to prevent the import and sale of Xbox 360s in the United States.

BioShock Infinite Will Include Finger-Breaking '1999 Mode'

Developer Irrational Games announces news hardcore difficulty mode, implies it'll involve more than just a hit point boost for bad guys.

Mass Effect 3 Demo Coming February 14

BioWare says it'll release a Mass Effect 3 demo for PC, PS3 and Xbox 360 (including Kinect support) next month.

Max Payne 3 Delayed Until May, Take-Two Revenue Tumbles

Take-Two announces two-month Max Payne delay, says it'll force the company to take a net loss on its fiscal year.

New Skyrim Patch 1.2 Fixes All Kinds of Stuff

Bethesda patches Skyrim, fixes Xbox 360 texturing and PS3 performance issues, and tweaks the PC interface.