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Honestly, if this works. I might have to pick up an xbox 360 again. Its fun to just sit down and enjoy a console game.
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LOL.
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Originally Posted by Shrak View Post

So they're only... 7? years late... and already have another console being made...

Except every other browser on the consoles and handles are absolute slow, buggy mess. I would call that a "pro" for any of them.
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Weren't they saying that video game consoles weren't made for internet browsing? thinking.gif

That was 6-7 years ago, I'm sure their strategy has changed since then.

Stick to strategy = Stagnation
Change strategy = Hypocrisy

Gotta' love narrow worldviews.
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Except every other browser on the consoles and handles are absolute slow, buggy mess. I would call that a "pro" for any of them.

I use my PS3 browser quite a bit ( or did until I decided to just build an htpc just recently ), and it was never really slow or buggy for me tongue.gif
post #15 of 45
if w7 ie9 is any indication!their ie on the xbox will be gpu accelerated!and that my friend is a huge deal!
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Its not a bad idea at all although its not worth arguing smile.gif.
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post #17 of 45
7 years too late.
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would this open door to various market that cant afford a computer?like china ,india?
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Oh goody, IE, and Bing. Maybe they can add GFWL to a future update and complete the trifecta of things no one should use.

IE9 isn't that bad honestly.
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bing is supposed to evolve soon!sadly i aint in the usa i am in canada!(crying)
i switched to ie9 when it went online ,i have tried the other.now chrome is better but their mandatory spam and my blocking it bug chrome so much lol it lock chrome ,so i went back to ie9 problem fixed!wish ms would release ie10 for w7
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