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New Xbox Dash Board

Wed Dec 07, 2011 12:01 am

Just dled it. One I hate that I had to dl it. Two it seems a lot like what I have seen on win8 and windows phone 7. What do you guys think?
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Re: New Xbox Dash Board

Wed Dec 07, 2011 7:49 am

Meh. But I do like the Voice control with Kinect.
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Re: New Xbox Dash Board

Wed Dec 07, 2011 10:49 am

Only been able to take a cursory look at it. New interface seems more manageable, and I like the new NetFlix app. No Kinect to test with.
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Re: New Xbox Dash Board

Wed Dec 07, 2011 11:11 am

I like it better than the last one. Seems more organized. However, after the update it wouldn't let me sign into xbl. Network and xbl connection was fine, I just couldn't sign in. anyone else have this problem?
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Re: New Xbox Dash Board

Wed Dec 07, 2011 11:25 am

o_O has any one platform seen so many UI changes? Wowza. I still don't see what was so bad about the blades of the original UI. :lol:

Also, they're calling it Xbox Metro (according to this video on G4) so it should definitely look a lot like Win7 Phone and Win8 Preview.
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