News – Registrations for Xbox Live dashboard preview now open

October 13, 2011 by  
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It’s now possible to register your interest in testing the new Xbox 360 dashboard.

If you are chosen to be a part of the preview, your Xbox 360 will receive an update containing the following new features:

•    New design for integrated Kinect and controller navigation
•    New Beacons to play online with friends
•    Deeper Facebook integration
•    New Cloud Storage for Game Saves and Xbox LIVE Profile

Other features may arrive during the preview.

“This is an important program as we continually strive to ensure the reliability of a service that reaches tens of millions globally,” Microsoft’s Major Nelson revealed on his blog.

“We could not do so without the ongoing help of our great community.”

Rumours suggest that the full public launch of the dashboard upgrade will be on November 25th.