Xbox 360 Update to bring Voice Control, Live TV: More than Game Console
XBox 360 has become more than a game console, It’s an entertainment platform that lets watching movies, your favorite programs sport. And this trend will increase even more with the fact that this year update will be included in the platform a number of partners and their applications that support this concept as a platform for entertainment, such as Movistar Imagenio, Canal +, GolT, Antena 3, RTVE, Youtube, Daily Motion. That will add to the existing which can be viewed here.
These new applications come as part of the new dashboard update for Xbox Live. The new Xbox 360 interface has been completely renovated to provide a smooth and comfortable, simple and intuitive whether you use Kinect as if using the Xbox 360 to get to where you want is easier than ever!
And thanks to the Bing’s voice search and Kinect, Find your games, movies or TV shows is easier than ever: just say out loud what you seek and your Xbox will find it!
New update will include content and service from Bravo, Crackle, Dailymotion, Cinema Now, EPIX, HBO GO, iHeart radio, Manga Entertainment, MSN, Syfy, TMZ, The Today show, TFC, Verizone FiOS TV, Vevo, Xfinity on Demand and last but not least Youtube.
Find friends to play online, it is also easier than ever thanks to the new system of “Signs.” Get in the game and automatically your friends will be notified that you are online and ready for a game. You can also see what games they want to play them! If what you like to share, you can now post your accomplishments and best moments in Facebook without having to exit the game, simply click “Share.”
With the possibility of saving your profile in the cloud, You can access your Xbox LIVE profile from any console at any time, to view your saved games, your friends, Microsoft Points, etc..
Video demos the TV and voice control feature of XBox. But the update coming soon will bring something more. The highlight of this update in following points.
XBox 360 as TV
Now the best way to enjoy the TV is on your Xbox 360! Enjoy the best live TV and your favorite shows in HD on demand by major content providers. With Kinect you can use your voice to pause and rewind movies and TV or change channels.
Xbox LIVE lets you instantly enjoy the best movies, TV and sports directly into your living room. Choose from a variety of entertainment applications, including GOL TV, YouTube and many more, and enjoy on-demand programs for the whole family.
Share on Social Web
Tell your friends Facebook Xbox LIVE and want you throw you a few games online. No matter what you’re doing, when a friend can join you respond to it immediately and start playing.
Take your Xbox LIVE profile to any Xbox 360, including your saved games, your friends list, your subscription to Gold, Microsoft Points, and so on. Ideal to enjoy a friend’s house!
Voice Control and Search
With Kinect, you are in command. Find your favorite TV shows at once, pause and rewind movies or series. Voice Search With Bing and Kinect Xbox you say and find it!