View Full Version : Xbox 360 strikes live TV deal with Time Warner Cable, promises 'up to 300 of the most

June 30th, 2013, 00:24
http://www.blogcdn.com/www.engadget.com/media/2013/06/fieribox.jpg (http://www.engadget.com/2013/06/28/xbox-360-twc-tv-app/)Xbox Live Gold members might have yet another reason (http://www.engadget.com/2013/06/10/xbox-live-will-offer-two-free-games-per-month-starting-july-inc/) not to go outdoors this summer, as Microsoft has will have its own version of the TWC TV app -- recently released on Samsung TVs (http://www.engadget.com/2013/06/11/time-warner-cable-launches-twc-tv-app-for-samsung-smart-tvs/) and Roku (http://www.engadget.com/2013/03/05/twc-tv-on-roku/) boxes -- launching in the next few months. Joining the console's existing HBO Go (http://www.engadget.com/2012/05/17/time-warner-cable-confirms-hbo-go-streaming-is-now-available-on/)stream, Time Warner Cable subscribers will be able to watch AMC, BBC World News, Bravo, CNN, Comedy Central, Food Network and more through their Xbox 360, with Kinect controls to switch channels and more with a wave of your arms. The announcement also kindly reminds us that its incomingXbox One (http://www.engadget.com/2013/06/10/microsoft-xbox-one-price-availability/) will let users switch between live TV and gaming in an instant, while Time Warner says it is "exploring" the platform, so stay tuned.