Gamertag

08.02.11
PSA: Change your Gamertag on the cheap in this week's deal
08.02.11

PSA: Change your Gamertag on the cheap in this week's deal

Now, for a reading from the Book of MS, chapter eight, verse two: And lo, Microsoft had decreed...

By David Hinkle,   08.02.11
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03.02.11
Microsoft resurrects dead Gamertags
03.02.11

Microsoft resurrects dead Gamertags

Good news for any Xbox Live members that have ever wanted a dead user's name: Microsoft has "begu...

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03.29.10
Microsoft's Major Nelson Gamercard cracked by hacker [update]
03.29.10

Microsoft's Major Nelson Gamercard cracked by hacker [update]

Microsoft podcaster and Xbox spokesperson Larry "Major Nelson" Hryb's Gamercard has fallen victim t...

By B. Gilbert,   03.29.10
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03.10.10
Windows Phone 7 Achievements to feature up to 200 Gamerscore points per game
03.10.10

Windows Phone 7 Achievements to feature up to 200 Gamerscore points per game

We just got our hands on the Windows Phone 7 during an interview at GDC, and given our unnatural ob...

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03.05.10
Xbox Live Code of Conduct updated: sexual orientation terms now permitted in Gamertags and profiles
03.05.10

Xbox Live Code of Conduct updated: sexual orientation terms now permitted in Gamertags and profiles

The times, they are a-changin'. In an open letter to Xbox Live members, Microsoft's Marc Whitten ha...

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12.01.09
Xbox Live app for iPhone
12.01.09

Xbox Live app for iPhone

360 Live [App Store link] certainly isn't the first Xbox 360 app to hit the iPhone, but it's defini...

By M. Schramm,   12.01.09
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08.12.09
How Xbox Live tenure on your gamercard works
08.12.09

How Xbox Live tenure on your gamercard works

Wait, but we've been using Xbox Live since its inception! Shouldn't our gamercard have a little sev...

By B. Gilbert,   08.12.09
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02.26.09
Consumerist: Self-identified lesbian banned from Xbox Live [update]
02.26.09

Consumerist: Self-identified lesbian banned from Xbox Live [update]

The Consumerist reports that an Xbox Live user identified only as "Teresa" was supposedly banned fr...

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02.20.09
MS 'actively working' on linking Gamertags to new Windows Live IDs
02.20.09

MS 'actively working' on linking Gamertags to new Windows Live IDs

Is that Tilda Swinton in the middle? Having amassed an impressive Gamerscore by slogging through Cab...

By L. Kietzmann,   02.20.09
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