Gaming

Xbox ousts PlayStation to dominate game industry TV spend in February

Thanks to a big outlay during the Super Bowl, Microsoft’s Xbox has overtaken the gaming industry’s longtime spend leader PlayStation. Xbox accounted for over half (53.6 percent) of gaming industry TV spend last month, while longtime chart-topper PlayStation accounted for a measly 5.4 percent. GamesBeat has partnered with iSpot.tv, the TV ad measurement and attribution […]

Gaming

The best Xbox One headsets of 2019

A quality headset should be more than simply a means of chatting with your teammates. It should provide the utmost immersion and pinpoint accuracy, allowing you to hear a peppering of explosions in the background and approaching footsteps in your peripheral. It should provide crystal-clear communication and a seriously comfy ride. Xbox One headsets vary widely […]

Gaming

Here’s how to set up a virtual private network (VPN) on your Xbox One

Shutterstock As the 21st century slides into cyberpunk dystopia, online privacy is (or should be) on everyone’s mind, particularly given the United States Federal Communications Commission’s recent ruling on net neutrality. Virtual private networks (VPNs) are an increasingly popular way to assert a bit more control over your traffic, protecting your data from the prying […]