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[BetaNews] Xbox 360 update canceled while Microsoft works on game portability

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Xbox Live general manager Marc Whitten says Microsoft is spending time on building out the infrastructure for the service and will skip over its regular bi-annual update.

Typically in the past, Microsoft has pushed an update in the spring and fall. It does not plan to release a comprehensive update this spring, however, because it is preparing a DRM change that would allow users to take their games with them if they change consoles.
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wait.....

"allow users to take their games with them if they change consoles"

Can you not do that already?

EDIT:
Nvm - they mean Arcade games.
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If it was never planned... How was it canceled?
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If it was never planned... How was it canceled?
Who said it wasn't planned? Have you not read the news?
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I saw rumors, that was all.
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I read an article on this not long ago. They're trying to make licenses portable from console to console, if anyone was confused on that piece. No big on the delay anyway, there's plenty of stuff to find on Live.
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