NBC News app now on Xbox Live

Microsoft has announced that the National Broadcasting Company (colloquially known as NBC) has released a news app on Microsoft's Xbox Live. The app features content from many of NBC's various news programs, including Meet the Press, Hardball, Dateline, Nightly News and the Rachel Maddow Show. The NBC News app is available now on the Xbox Live Marketplace.

We know what you're thinking: "News? On my television?" There's no denying that it sounds bizarre, but it just might work.

This article was originally published on Joystiq.