YouTube, Bing added to Xbox 360 Dashboard

In November 2008 all the owners of Xbox had a new experience. “New Xbox Experience” (NXE) was introduced to all of them which changed the dashboard of the console drastically with the integration of completely new interface and many new features.

At the E3 conference this year Microsoft announced another new Xbox dashboard, thinking it to be an exciting announcement. The worst part of the announcement was that the new dashboard is not much different than what was given to console owners in 2008.

Many features offered in the new dashboard of Xbox is seen in the 2008 dashboard. Newly added is the Bing search and menu scroll can be switched from vertical to horizontal. Now, the Xbox can be treated like a new dog, said Microsoft referring to an animate object.

Microsoft also announced its partnership with YouTube. Now Xbox owners can few their favorite YouTube videos from the dashboard. Voice search has also been added using Bing Search. Suppose user want to search “Bing Search Lego”. Now they just have to say the three words and list of Lego games will be displayed with the help of Bing search engine.

A YouTube demo video of Bing on Xbox 360 is below. Enjoy watching. Meanwhile we bring for you more news coverage of Electronics Entertainment Expo. More brand new games are still to be revealed by gaming publishers. Keep commenting on the latest development at E3.

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