Microsoft Corp. this week released the new Xbox 360 Dashboard Update, which adds new features and functionality to the hardware, after a slight delay Tues.
The update includes new features like cloud storage for game saves and Xbox Live profiles, beacons and Facebook sharing, enhanced family settings, integrated Kinect voice and gesture controls, and Bing voice search.
New Xbox Live content providers will include Bravo, Comcast, HBO GO, Verizon FiOS, and Syfy in the U.S.
Xbox Live Director of Programming Larry Hryb Tues. evening that the update was rolling out to all 35 million Xbox Live members in global territories.
Microsoft in Nov. said the Xbox 360 sold 393,000 units in Oct. U.S. sales to rank as the No. 1 game hardware for the month.