Microsoft gives up - abandons Xbox One restrictions

Microsoft, reeling from weeks of criticism over a slew of Xbox One restrictions, has abruptly issued an update about its next-gen console. 

Confusion reigns over Xbox 720 "always-on" internet rumors, Xbox Mini may be on the horizon

A number of reports circulating over the past few weeks have claimed that Microsoft's upcoming 720 (Next) console will require an "always-on" Internet connection for games to load.