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XBox.com gets facelift in preparation for Kinect and Windows Phone 7

Web games and WP7 integration among the new features

| Mobile Devices News | Posted: Oct 20, 2010 3:57 am

Logging into Xbox.com on Wednesday morning is going to give a bit of a shock to many users as Microsoft is giving the site a pretty serious facelift.

 

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Included in the update will be Windows Phone 7 integration, an avatar creator, and even some playable web games. The social experience is getting some improvements with a a unified inbox for your game requests, inbox, and friend requests. Parental controls are also being implemented to help adults "understand what your family is doing and how they are using Live" with the Family Reports system. With Kinect and Windows Phone 7 on the horizon, it looks like Xbox.com is ready for the new gear.

 

NEWS SOURCES:Mashable.com

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