Tag Archives: Albert Penello
Thu, Nov 21, 2013 | 08:54 GMT
Xbox One’s digital optical output only allows headset sound in stereo, according to a few console reviews out there online. Microsoft’s Albert Penello has stepped in to say that full Dolby Digital support is coming after the console launches.
Mon, Nov 11, 2013 | 15:38 GMT
Xbox One DRM concerns appeared again over the weekend after one gamer got his paws on a console and copy of Call of Duty: Ghosts ahead of the machine’s November 22 launch. It was claimed that the shooter couldn’t be played offline, and Microsoft’s Albert Penello has now stepped in to address the matter.
Sat, Nov 09, 2013 | 19:55 GMT
Xbox One will require a day one update to the system in order for it to function, according to the firm’s senior director of product management Albert Penello.
Fri, Nov 08, 2013 | 11:50 GMT
Xbox One isn’t backwards compatibility, but while the prospect of cloud-based Xbox 360 streaming is absolutely viable, Microsoft’s Albert Penello has explained why right now, it’s “problematic.”
Tue, Oct 29, 2013 | 23:35 GMT
Microsoft’s Albert Penello has spoken out to calm yesterday’s rumours that the Xbox One’s SDK is in a sorry state indeed.
Wed, Oct 16, 2013 | 11:45 BST
Xbox One has received another new video from Microsoft, this time explaining why the console’s use of the cloud, SmartGlass and Kinect mean it’s a machine built for the future. Watch it here.
Tue, Oct 15, 2013 | 23:51 BST
Microsoft is making its Xbox One cloud servers free for all developers to use, including dedicated server support for all multiplayer games.
Wed, Oct 09, 2013 | 11:14 BST
Xbox One’s DVR recording function was said to capture every single achievement you unlock earlier this week. Microsoft has now clarified the matter to say that it’s a feature that devs need to turn on in their games first.
Fri, Oct 04, 2013 | 11:56 BST
Microsoft came under fire earlier this year after word spread that the company would use the Xbox One’s new Kinect sensor to track expressions and the audience for advertising purposes. Albert Penello has now taken to the internet to address those fears and debunk the strategy.
Mon, Sep 23, 2013 | 11:42 BST
Xbox One’s DVR functionality will be shareable over Xbox Live only come the console’s launch, with YouTube and Facebook sharing set to follow by next year, according to Microsoft’s Albert Penello.
Fri, Sep 20, 2013 | 18:07 BST
Xbox One should be played horizontally, Microsoft’s senior director of product management and planning Albert Penello has warned.
Fri, Sep 20, 2013 | 09:02 BST
Xbox One will miss out on some features Xbox 360 has had for a while now, according to Microsoft senior director of product management and planning Albert Penello.
Fri, Sep 06, 2013 | 10:56 BST
Microsoft’s Albert Penello has stated that when it comes to Xbox One launch titles Forza 5 and Ryse: Son of Rome, he doesn’t see anything better on competing platforms.
Fri, Sep 06, 2013 | 08:26 BST
Microsoft’s director of product planning, Albert Penello, has said if he were to go back and “redo one thing” pertaining to the Xbox One reveal, it would have been not to introduce the “always online” functionality to consumers so early in the current market.
Thu, Sep 05, 2013 | 14:35 BST
Xbox One’s cloud functionality could be used to stream games in a similar fashion to Gaikai on PS4, Microsoft’s Albert Penello has suggested.
Wed, Sep 04, 2013 | 21:31 BST
Wed, Sep 04, 2013 | 14:37 BST
Xbox chief marketing officer Yusuf Mehdi has confirmed that Xbox One is now in full production, having received a last minute performance-enhancing tweak.
Tue, Sep 03, 2013 | 20:51 BST
Microsoft’s planning and marketing director Albert Penello believes the public’s perception of Kinect will change once they get their hands on an Xbox One.
Mon, Sep 02, 2013 | 16:04 BST
Mon, Sep 02, 2013 | 11:39 BST
Xbox One’s Illumiroom projector concept would see your living room plastered with imagery to heighten your immersion in a game. Now, Microsoft’s Albert Penello has said that the tech is now for research purposes only, as it’s too costly to bring to the home market.