In the framework of of the latest Xbox update, Microsoft announced that the Xbox app now allows users to create, share, and view stories in the activity feed.
Available for the first time in Australia, “and coming soon to other Xbox-supported regions,” the new Stories feature lets you “showcase your skills and stay up to date with your friends,” by sharing your favorite gameplay moments, as long as they’re in-game clips, screenshots, or achievements.
Similar to the Stories feature on other apps such as Snapchat, Facebook, and Instagram, users will be able to quickly reply to Stories with a message or reaction while browsing the new Stories channel located to the right of the screen. homepage. .
Unlike other social media apps that only retain Stories for 24 hours at first, Microsoft decided that Xbox app Stories would persist three times as long, allowing you to browse content from the last 72 hours on the Xbox app. brand new Xbox app. chain of stories.
Along with this major Xbox app update, Microsoft also announced in the Xbox May Update new QoS tagging options that allow users to set “priority tags on outgoing network traffic latency-sensitive, such as party chat, console streaming, and multiplayer (in supported games).”