Microsoft confirms it’s “retiring” Facebook and Twitter apps on Xbox 360

Friday, 19 October 2012 21:13 GMT By Stephany Nunneley

Microsoft has confirmed it’s retiring the Facebook and Twitter apps on the Xbox Live dashboard. The news was confirmed to IGN, with the firm stating the apps will no longer be present when the mandatory Xbox 360 dashboard update launches in an effort to “streamline” app functionality. The update is expected around October 23.