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Xbox One S giveaway offers special console made for The Chainsmokers

Xbox One S giveaway offers special console made for The Chainsmokers

Microsoft has taken the wraps off a new Xbox One S console that was made specifically for the artists known as The Chainsmokers, and it is giving everyone the chance to get the console for themselves. The modified unit is equipped with additional hardware that enables it to offer a built-in light show tailored toward the sound that is going through it.

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Destiny 2 sees 1.2 million concurrent players on debut weekend

Destiny 2 sees 1.2 million concurrent players on debut weekend

In case you haven't heard, Destiny 2 was released earlier this week, and a lot of people are excited about it. The hype building up to the shared-world FPS's launch has been immense, and now that the game is available on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, developer Bungie shared a small detail on exactly how many people are playing this weekend.

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Destiny 2 DLC begins with Curse of Osiris

Destiny 2 DLC begins with Curse of Osiris

It's only been two days since Destiny 2 was released on Xbox One and PS4 and already Bungie is confirming the games's first DLC. What started as whispers making the rounds on the internet last week were seemingly confirmed earlier today when listings for a DLC named "Curse of Osiris" appeared on the Xbox Store. Through that listing, we get our introduction to Destiny 2's first DLC.

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Skyrim: Special Edition is free to play on Xbox One and PC this weekend

Skyrim: Special Edition is free to play on Xbox One and PC this weekend

If you're one of the six people left on Earth who haven't played Skyrim yet, then Microsoft, Valve, and Bethesda have some very exciting news for you. Skyrim: Special Edition will be free to play this weekend on Xbox One and Steam, giving you the chance to dive into the cold, harsh lands of Skyrim at no initial cost. This free weekend is already underway, so you can download the game now and start playing right away.

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LA Noire is coming to Switch, PS4, Xbox One, and VR

LA Noire is coming to Switch, PS4, Xbox One, and VR

Generally speaking, Rockstar has stayed away from Nintendo consoles in recent years, but it revealed today that it will be tossing support behind the Switch with a port of LA Noire. That's not all it announced, as LA Noire will also be getting an enhanced re-release on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, ushering the game into the current generation.

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ARK: Survival Evolved’s second expansion releases next month

ARK: Survival Evolved’s second expansion releases next month

Well that was fast: it hasn't even been a week since ARK: Survival Evolved left early access on Steam, and already we're getting the announcement of a new expansion. Dubbed Abberation, this new expansion is going to add a lot of new content for ARK veterans, with new creatures, weapons, and locations to discover. It's going to be here surprisingly soon, too, so if you're excited by what you see in the trailer below, you won't have to wait long to check it out yourself.

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Samsung teams with Microsoft again : Xbox One X, QLED 4K TV, the future

Samsung teams with Microsoft again : Xbox One X, QLED 4K TV, the future

Two of the biggest brands in electronics announced their intention to cross-promote products, making one monster of an advertising force before the holiday season 2017. On the surface the deal seems to be a connection between Samsung's QLED 4K TV and the Xbox One X. Looking beyond this one connection, the potential for expansion is basically unlimited.

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Call of Duty: WWII’s first weekend beta is now live

Call of Duty: WWII’s first weekend beta is now live

If you're one of the many Call of Duty fans around the world, now's your chance to jump into the beta for this year's title, WWII. That is, as long as you're a PlayStation 4 player and you've pre-ordered the upcoming game. The private beta is being split across two weekends, with the first now live until Monday, August 28th at 10:00am PT. Next weekend, however, will be the chance for both PS4 and Xbox One players to give the beta a try before the game's November 3rd release.

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Original Xbox One discontinued: buyers now choose between X and S

Original Xbox One discontinued: buyers now choose between X and S

Microsoft has discontinued the original Xbox One model, leaving new buyers to choose between either the more powerful Xbox One X or the slimmer Xbox One S. The move isn't surprising, and if you were keen on getting ahold of the original model, you still have an option: refurbished. A 500GB refurbished model is still listed as available online via the Microsoft Store for $199 USD.

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Overwatch Mercy update turns her into an unstoppable angel of death

Overwatch Mercy update turns her into an unstoppable angel of death

Yesterday, Overwatch game director Jeff Kaplan took to YouTube to announce some big changes coming to everyone's favorite guardian angel, Mercy. The changes that were revealed certainly weren't minor, shaking up the way Mercy plays dramatically. These changes were made in response to way many Mercy fans were playing - lying in wait for their team to wipe and then coming in with a big Resurrec to bring them all back to life.

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Xbox Games with Gold September 2017: Forza Motorsport 5 and more

Xbox Games with Gold September 2017: Forza Motorsport 5 and more

Microsoft has released its game lineup for next month's 'Games with Gold.' The September 2017 list features Forza Motorsport 5 chief among the rest, bringing the popular racing game to Xbox owners with an Xbox Live Gold subscription. Though the Forza racing game is only available for Xbox One owners, the list also includes titles for Xbox 360 owners. The total value of this bundle is $94+, according to Microsoft.

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Twitter’s Xbox One app puts timeline next to streaming videos

Twitter’s Xbox One app puts timeline next to streaming videos

The Twitter app for Microsoft just received a much-needed update that brings a handful of features already accessible on other platforms. Chief among them is the addition of the Twitter timeline next to a streaming video, enabling users to scroll through tweets while watching a video. The update doesn't address all of the app's deficits, though, and some users are still unhappy.

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