Xbox 360 Dashboard Update to Launch Next Month

Microsoft has announced today that their upcoming Xbox LIve Dashbiard update will be making its appearence next month on December 6. The LIVE preview program is currently in full swing and several sources have noted quality features in the new dashboard. Noted features with the update can be seen below: 


  • New personal and social features including Cloud Storage for Game Saves and LIVE Profile
  • Beacons and Facebook Sharing
  • Enhanced Family Settings
  • Integrated voice and gesture controls across the dashboard and in apps
  • Bing voice search (Available this year in the US, UK and CA)

In addition, Microsoft says that several other features will be released throughout the rest of 2011 into early 2012 including applications for television, movies, sports, and music programming.