Xbox and Zune to Undergo Painful Service Outage on Monday, Down for Up…

Microsoft has scheduled simultaneous service outages for its Xbox Live and Zune platforms this Monday, September 29th, starting at 12:01 PST. These "regularly scheduled maintenance" outages will take up to 24 hours for Xbox Live and up to 48 hours for Zune. Read on for the details. Xbox Live will be offline, and you… » 9/27/08 11:00am 9/27/08 11:00am

Installed Xbox 360 Games: Old Titles Load Much Faster, New Ones Not So…

When The New Xbox Experience » 9/10/08 9:21am 9/10/08 9:21am update hits at an unspecified time this fall, gamers will be able to to their system hard drives. And there's no doubt—every game will load faster because of the faster transfer times compared to DVD. But some will see marked improvements while others will be moderate to unnoticeable.…