Microsoft explains why “buying abilities” were removed from the Xbox app

Microsoft explained to Stevivor why Store functionality – specifically, “shopping capabilities” – has been removed from the Xbox app on iOS and Android. As we suspected, it all has to do with the rules governing in-app purchases within the Apple and Google ecosystems. Or, to be frank, it’s a lot more likely to do with the action inside the iOS …

The new Xbox app has its share of problems

Xbox has a new look to its app ahead of the Xbox Series X | S release. Like any app, re-editing can always lead to difficult issues. While a business does its best to deliver quality, the direction it chooses may not be the best. This may be the case for the new application “from the bottom up” that Microsoft …

Community criticizes new platform ahead of X Series launch

Microsoft may need to make some tweaks in the coming weeks, but they’re ahead of PlayStation. Over the past few weeks, we’ve seen Microsoft gearing up for the launch of the Xbox Series X | S. We’ve seen a new home screen and menus arrive on current Xbox One consoles, a new “Power your Dreams” trailer, and Xbox boss Phil …

The new Xbox app is cool, but it lacks some key features

The new Xbox mobile app finally launched on iOS and Android on Monday after being released in beta for the past few weeks, and reception so far has been somewhat mixed. On the bright side, it includes fantastic features such as an easy setup feature for newer consoles (including the Xbox Series X | S), the ability to share screenshots …

Xbox app now allows users to play Xbox One games like Gears 5, Halo, Assassin’s Creed Odyssey and more on iOS devices

Recently, Microsoft has been going full blast before the next generation of consoles and working hard to create a full Xbox experience. The Xbox One itself is a pretty decent console with impressive hardware, and paired with Game Pass is a hugely attractive offering. The Xbox Game Pass library has been impressively strengthened with Microsoft’s acquisition of Bethesda and the …

New Xbox app officially available for iOS, adds Xbox remote play

The New Xbox Experience is a massive effort by Microsoft to make the UI and UX experience on any Xbox beautiful, inclusive, and cohesive. It started with a new Xbox PC app in 2019, and has spread to all Xbox over the past few months, leading to the launch of the next-gen Xbox Series X and Xbox Series S. The …

Bing has a new Xbox app, and you might want it

Microsoft has just announced the Microsoft Bing app for Xbox. The app lets you find new content for your console, search the web, and integrate with Microsoft Rewards. The app is available for free from the Microsoft Store and works on Xbox One, Xbox Series X, and Xbox Series S. Listen to me … Microsoft Bing on Xbox is really …