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Xbox 360 claimed to be permanently hacked

09/01/2011, Great news for folks who are keen on using the Microsoft Xbox 360 for homebrew purposes. Last week, some hackers announced that they’ve been able to bypass the Xbox 360 security system to inject and execute their own code. The hackers even released a...

Microsoft offers free Xbox 360 with PC purchase to students

05/19/2011, Is it a good time to be a student now with ever rising college fees and the high cost of living? Perhaps so if you’re a gamer, as Microsoft will be throwing in a free Xbox 360 4GB console with each PC purchase of $699 and above – from May 22nd...

New Sonic game might feature old cuter Sonic

04/07/2011, To celebrate the festivities for Sonic’s 20th birthday this year, Sega released a teaser trailer for a new Sonic game. From what little we could glean, it would appear the old Sonic (before he got green eyes and had super long legs) will be making a...

Xbox Live’s banner cop gets account hacked

04/04/2011, What is with hacking each other’s video game consoles these days? It’s almost like everyone is coming forward to show their “talents” after Sony’s grand threat on Geohot and Graf_Chokolo. In a rather ironic story, Stephen...

Kinect Used to Teach Kids in South Africa

03/25/2011, Microsoft’s Kinect is taking the world by storm. Not only have 10 million Kinect’s been sold, but its also gained a slew of unofficial hacks that move it beyond a gaming peripheral. Take for example, Microsoft’s new trial at the Lakeside...

New Xbox 360 warns you of impending meltdown

06/21/2010, While the first generation Xbox 360 was often plagued with the iconic Red Ring of Death whenever it overheats, the recently released version comes with a warning message as shown below, ensuring that Microsoft folks are a whole lot nicer than initially...