News This video game image released by Activision shows a scene from 'Call of Duty: Ghosts,'

The suspect asked staff to reserve items such as an X-Box One and Just Dance 2014 before robbing the store at gunpoint

The curtain was pulled, and the Xbox One was revealed

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Another Xbox One reversal: console will not require Kinect

Microsoft confirm that "the console will still function if Kinect isn't plugged in"

A Microsoft Xbox controller

Another Xbox One reversal: console will not require Kinect

Microsoft confirm that "the console will still function if Kinect isn't plugged in"

Gamer Robert Jitters takes a closer look at the Xbox One during E3 in Los Angeles, California June 11, 2013. REUTERS/Gus Ruelas

Microsoft will charge gamers to use Xbox One's Skype, DVR functions

Subscriptions to Xbox Live Gold will be neccessary for Game DVR, Skype, SmartMatch and OneGuide

Microsoft to boost Xbox One specs ahead of launch to compete with PS4

Tweaks to the firmware will eke an extra 53MHz in clock speed from the AMD GPU

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Rumours that Apple planned to buy 3D sensor specialists shot down

Israeli-based PrimeSense are specialists in 3D sensing technology, a key component for next-gen living room technology

Members of the media photograph the Xbox One and its controller

Gamers petition Microsoft over Xbox One DRM - are we missing out?

More than 17,000 sign a petition asking Microsoft to bring back controversial policies

New social reputation system for Xbox Live

Microsoft redesigns Xbox Live to segregate ‘antisocial’ players

New reputation system will pair like with like - creating a heaven and a hell for gamers

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Can Xbox boss Don Mattrick save Zynga and social gaming?

Mattrick will become new CEO as founder Mark Pincus steps down

The 'B' button on the Xbox One controller is show during a press event unveiling Microsoft's new Xbox in Redmond, Washington

Microsoft drops controversial Xbox One DRM pre-owned game and connection policies after outcry from gamers

Removal of mandatory internet connection and restricted game sharing are a response to "candid feedback"

PS4 or Xbox One: Sony and Microsoft go head-to-head at E3 - so which will you buy?

Both firms have unveiled their latest consoles, but what can we learn from a direct comparison?

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