Update / Xbox 360

Xbox 360 Dashboard Update Coming December 6, Bringing Cloud Storage, New Kinect Controls, TV & More

Xbox 360 is receiving its annual dashboard update on December 6 according to Larry Hryb aka Major Nelson, this is what he had to say:

While many of you have been involved in the Xbox LIVE Preview Program and have been busy getting an early look at the next Xbox 360 and Xbox LIVE features, I wanted to let you know that the official release for the update for all Xbox LIVE members will be Tuesday, December 6th.  In this update, free to all console owners,  you will see:

  • New personal and social features including Cloud Storage for Game Saves and LIVE Profile
  • Beacons and Facebook Sharing
  • Enhanced Family Settings
  • Integrated voice and gesture controls across the dashboard and in apps
  • Bing voice search (Available this year in the US, UK and CA)

In addition to all these great dashboard features, starting on December 6th and continuing on an ongoing basis through the holiday months, a wealth of new content will be coming to Xbox 360. New, customized applications for television, movies, internet videos, sports and music will begin rolling out from world-leading providers in more than 20 countries.

 

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2 thoughts on “Xbox 360 Dashboard Update Coming December 6, Bringing Cloud Storage, New Kinect Controls, TV & More

  1. Being able to access the cloud storage allows you to access saved games on one console and retrieve them on another. Now does this include saved games before the cloud update or will I be able to access games I’ve saved… lets say a year ago?

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