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- NETFLIX CANADA NOW STREAMING VIA XBOX 360. Gruenwedel, Erik // Home Media Magazine;11/8/2010, Vol. 32 Issue 45, p16
The article announces that Netflix subscribers with the Xbox 360 console and Xbox Live Gold membership in Canada wilt now be able to stream films directly to their television.
- Xbox Begins Offering Free Access to Third-Party Apps. GRUENWEDEL, ERIK // Home Media Magazine;6/23/2014, Vol. 36 Issue 17, p8
The article reports the move by software firm Microsoft as of late June 2014 to allow users of its Xbox 360 or Xbox One gaming console to have free access to third-party content applications (app) like Netflix and Hulu Plus.
- You'll Need an Xbox If You Want to Watch That E.T. Landfill Documentary. Peckham, Matt // Time.com;12/20/2013, p1
The article reports that the electronics manufacturer Microsoft will offer original content on its Xbox nest streaming video service. Information is provided on the excavation of Atari 2600 video games from a landfill in New Mexico, the creation of exclusive series for the Xbox, and the...
- Microsoft, Netflix Hit Play on Xbox Deal. Sadighi, Lalee // Red Herring;
The article reports on the partnership formed between Microsoft and Netflix. The deal will enable Xbox users to stream movies from Netflix to their television (TV) sets via the gaming console. Netflix members who own an Xbox 360 and subscribe to the Xbox LIVE Gold service will be able to stream...
- Xbox 360 Price Cut Confirmed By Microsoft. Suciu, Peter // TWICE: This Week in Consumer Electronics;7/21/2008, Vol. 23 Issue 15, p4
This article reports on the plan of Microsoft Corp. to cut the price for the 20GB Xbox 360 game console in 2008. Microsoft announced the new price at its annual press conference during the Electronic Entertainment Expo Business Summit in Los Angeles, California. The company said the new price...
- REPORT: XBOX NOT READY FOR 'PRIMETIME' Gruenwedel, Erik // Home Media Magazine;10/26/2008, Vol. 30 Issue 42, p6
The article reports on the decision of Microsoft Corp. to delay the launch of a slate of interactive real-time video games known as "Xbox Live Primetime" until next spring. An updated Xbox 360 dashboard dubbed "Experience" will be launched on November 19, 2008. Movie streams from Netflix will be...
- NOT JUST FOR THE HARD-CORE ANYMORE. Bulik, Beth Snyder // Advertising Age;3/30/2009, Vol. 80 Issue 11, p18
The article discusses the manner in which video game system Xbox is being marketed by technology company Microsoft Corp. Details are provided about the ability to play video games on the Internet and watch movies with the Xbox system. The partnership between Microsoft and movie renting company...
- MICROSOFT'S ENTERTAINMENT UNIT POSTS REVENUE DECLINE. Gruenwedel, Erik // Home Media Magazine;5/6/2007, Vol. 29 Issue 18, p6
The article reports on the decline in the revenue posted by Microsoft Corp. in the third quarter ended March 31, 2007. The company reported a revenue of $929 million for the entertainment and devices division, compared with $1.2 million during the same period in 2006. It attributes the revenue...
- STREAMING TO A DLNA DEVICE. // APC (Bauer Media Group);Aug2012, p39
The article offers step-by-step instructions for media streaming from a server hard drive to a DLNA device like XBOX 360.