Friday, March 06, 2015
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Three People Charged with One of the Largest Reported Data Breaches in U.S. History
GIGABYTE Launches New X99 Champion Series Motherboards
ASUS Announces New GR8S Steam Machine
Windows Also Vulnerable to FREAK Encryption Flaw
Fujitsu Technology Recognizes Faces Appearing In Low-Resolution Images
Apple Allowed App Developers Fine-tune Apps Before Watch Debut
Google Introduces Insurance Shopping Site
U.S. Trade Office Releases Latest Notorious Markets List
Active Discussions
Hello
Newbie
Need serious help!!!!
burning
nvidia 6200 review
Burning Multimedia in track 0
I'm lazy. Please help.
sanyo e6 camera
 Home > News > Games > Microso...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Wednesday, October 05, 2011
Microsoft Teams Up With Entertainment Leaders For Xbox 360


Just as the rumors indicated, Microsoft is bringing video from a number of providers beyond the ones it initially announced to the Xbox 360 in its fall update, including big guns like Verizon and Comcast.

The company plans to roll out the next generation of TV entertainment on Xbox LIVE. It has nearly 40 world class TV and entertainment providers coming to Xbox LIVE including: Bravo, Comcast, HBO GO, Verizon FiOS and Syfy in the U.S.; BBC TV and radio in the U.K.; Telef?nica in Spain; Rogers On Demand in Canada; Televisa in Mexico; ZDF in Germany; and MediaSet in Italy, that will begin rolling out to consoles in more than 20 countries this holiday.



"Today's announcement is a major step toward realizing our vision to bring you all the entertainment you want, shared with the people you care about, made easy," said Don Mattrick, president of the Interactive Entertainment Business at Microsoft. "Combining the world's leading TV and entertainment providers with the power of Kinect for Xbox 360* and the intelligence of Bing voice search will make TV and entertainment more personal, social and effortless."

These new TV and video providers announced today join Microsoft's existing lineup of TV and video entertainment partners already on Xbox 360 - AT&T, Netflix and Hulu+ in the U.S., TELUS in Canada, BSkyB in the U.K., Canal+ in France, Vodafone Portugal, VimpelCom in Russia, and FOXTEL in Australia.

In addition to adding TV providers and names in sports, the biggest names in Web video, news and music are also coming to Xbox 360, including AlloCine, Dailymotion, iHeartRadio, MSN with MSNBC.com, "The Today Show," TMZ, VEVO and YouTube.

Xbox LIVE currently has 35 million members worldwide who spend 2.1 billion hours a month on the service, which saw three times the growth in video consumption last year, Microsoft claims.



Microsoft's Entertainment Partners on Xbox 360 (New and existing)

ABC iView – Australia

AlloCiné – France, Germany, Spain, U.K.

Antena 3 – Spain

Astral Media’s Disney XD – Canada

AT&T** – U.S.

BBC – U.K.

blinkbox – U.K.

Bravo – U.S.

BSkyB** - U.K.

Canal+* - France, Spain

Channel 4 – U.K.

Channel 5 – U.K.

CinemaNow (Best Buy) – U.S.

Comcast – U.S.

Crackle – Australia, Canada, U.K., U.S.

Dailymotion – Available in 32 markets

EPIX – U.S.

ESPN** – U.S.

Facebook** – Available in all 35 Xbox LIVE markets

FOXTEL** – Australia

GolTV – Spain

HBO GO – U.S.

Hulu – Japan

Hulu +**– U.S.

iHeartRadio (Clear Channel) – U.S.

Last.fm**– U.K., U.S.

LOVEFiLM – Germany, U.K.

Manga Entertainment – U.S.

Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment/Real Sports – Canada

MediaSet – Italy

MSN with MSNBC.com – Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Spain, U.K.

MUZU.TV – France, Germany, Italy, Spain, U.K.

Netflix**– Canada, U.S.

Rogers On Demand Online (RODO) – Canada

RTVE – Spain

SBS On DemandAustralia

Syfy – U.S.

Telefonica – Spain

Televisa – Mexico

“The Today Show” – U.S.

TELUS** – Canada

TMZ – U.S.

Twitter** – Available in all 35 Xbox LIVE markets

UFC – Canada, U.S.

Verizon – U.S.

VEVO – Canada, U.K., U.S.

VimpelCom** – Russia

Vodafone Portugal** – Portugal

YouTube – Available in 22 markets

ZDF – Germany

Zune**– Australia, Austria, Belgium, Canada, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Mexico, New Zealand, the Netherlands, Norway, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, U.K., U.S.



Previous
Next
Nero 11 Makes Focuses On Sharing, Syncing And Optimizing Of Photos, Videos and Music        All News        Samsung Targets iPhone 4S Sales Ban
UFC on Xbox LIVE Launching December 1st     Games News      Sony Introduces New Exclusive Games For PSN

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Xbox One wireless controller Adapter Coming To Windows PCs
Microsoft launches Preview Program For Xbox 360
PlayStation 4 to Outperform Xbox One by 40 Percent by 2019
Xbox One System Update Brings Game Hubs, Updates to Controller, Party Chat and TV
Microsoft Updates Xbox One Controller Firmware
Xbox One Discounted Again, Strings Attached With Windows 10
Xbox One February System Update Brings Game hubs and TV Updates
Xbox Live and PlayStation Network Down
Xbox One Outsells PS4 For The First Time
Xbox And Playstation Black Friday Deals
HBO GO Launches on Xbox One
Xbox One Sales Increased

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2015 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .