If you are a member of the Xbox Live preview program, your feature loaded update for your Xbox Live console should be on the way to you right now. Check out the confirmed new features described by Major Nelson.
The update is making its way to Xbox Live consoles now.
Microsoft will soon become the next player to enter the streaming music business, with a service that will see it competing against the likes of Spotify and Rdio. Its new Xbox Music service will soon become available on the Xbox Live service, as well as on Windows 8 tablets and PCs and Windows Phone mobile devices over the coming weeks.
Title says it all. This sucks. Can't play Destiny or any of my other multiplayer games. I thought things like Amazon instant and netflix were supposed to be independent of xbox live, but guess that only applies to Xbox live gold. My xbox one is almost completely neutered at the moment.
For the month of August, Xbox Live Gold members can look forward to two new free games on both Xbox One and Xbox 360. Crimson Dragon and Strike Suit Zero will become free downloads on August 1st, replacing current Xbox One Games with Gold titles Guacamelee! Super Turbo Championship Edition and Max: The Curse of Brotherhood.
This is completely off-topic, so if the moderator wants to move or even delete it, I will totally understand... but can anyone with experience with Xbox Live answer the following basic (ie, nub) questions :
If an Xbox Live subscription runs out, does that Gamertag remain "reserved" in Microsoft's systems so someone else can't immediately use it the next morning?