Posts Tagged ‘smartglass’

New features available for Xbox One with September’s Update

by Mihai Cosmin Naeon August 29, 2014
  Major Nelsonhas recently posted on his blog a preview of what to expect from Xbox One September’s update. Bringing new features for their new console like a new media player app that enables users to play files from a USB device, a new SmartGlass social features or improvements to the Party App, Microsoft is telling us […]

June Xbox One update adds external storage support and real names for friends

by Ramon Arandaon May 21, 2014
The June update to the Xbox One is coming in June and Microsoft today revealed that two of the most-requested features are coming to the system. According to Microsoft, the next system update will add support for external storage and the ability to see real names for identifying friends on Xbox Live. The Xbox One […]

New updates for Xbox One announced for this week

by Tatiana Dinuon April 2, 2014
Microsoft has announced that this week will be launched a new Xbox One and SmartGlass update that will bring the console closer to its creators goals. The main reason for the update was explained by Microsoft: “Since the launch of Xbox One, it’s been our mission to keep improving – the games, the entertainment, the all-in-one […]

Kojima: MGS V may incorporate Kinect and SmartGlass

by Peter Whiteheadon June 25, 2013
Following on from the E3 showing of Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain, Hideo Kojima – the series’ creator – has been speaking about how the Xbox One could incorporate new features. In an interview with Major Nelson’s Xbox channel, Kojima has been talking about the features of the new Kinect and SmartGlass. He said, […]

SmartGlass for iOS Now Available

by Brett Dayon November 7, 2012
The killer new feature for Windows Phone, SmartGlass, had already been made available for download on Android devices late last week, but now the app which lets users control and share content with the Xbox 360 has made its way to the iPhone. The free SmartGlass app is compatible with iPads, iPhones, and iPod’s running […]

Forza Horizon Gets SmartGlass Support

by Ramon Arandaon October 31, 2012
According to G4, Forza Horizon for Windows 8, has received Xbox SmartGlass support, allowing gamers to use a secondary (touch) screen as a map, which shows you the locations of items, races, signs and more. Again, this is exclusive at this time for Windows 8, but we’d half expect it to end up being supported […]

SmartGlass Launching Oct. 26

by Adam Larckon October 23, 2012
SmartGlass for the Xbox 360 will be out later this week. The app, which turns tablets and more into information screens for the 360, will first come to Windows 8 tablets on Oct. 26 before going to Windows 8 phones Oct. 29. iOS and Android devices will be available to be SmartGlass devices next year. […]

Windows 8 Surfaces For New and Upgrading Customers on October 26

by Drew Robbinson July 18, 2012
It seems as if it was just yesterday when the entirety of the internet was in an uproar over Microsoft’s Windows Vista operating system and couldn’t wait for Windows 7 to come along and soothe their jangled nerves. Three years later, it is time for the vicious cycle to repeat itself once more as we […]

SmartGlass Support in all Microsoft Studios Games in Future

by Adam Larckon June 11, 2012
Some more information has surfaced about Microsoft’s SmartGlass over at Joystiq. According to the company, all Microsoft Studios games will use the feature in games in the future. “It just makes so much sense for a developer who wants to supply, maybe not time-critical information, like ‘that enemy is getting ready to shoot you,’ but […]