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New on Xbox: Facebook, controller-free gaming and more!

Xbox 360!

Today at the Microsoft E3 media briefing in Los Angeles, Xbox 360 announced a slew of incredible new features with the help of Steven Spielberg, Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr, Yoko Ono, Olivia Harrison, and Tony Hawk including:
• “Project Natal” – The current code name for a revolutionary new way to play controller-free, with only the movements of your body, facial and voice recognition.
• Facebook – what’s on your mind? Post status updates, view photo albums and more.
• Twitter – tweet tweet! Read, reply, and post tweets with Twitter on Xbox 360.
• Last.fm – Get your very own personalized radio station and share your music with friends.
• Zune video – Watch movies in instant-on 1080p HD streaming video. No waiting, just your favorite movies in the best possible clarity.
• Netflix – Manage your queue and watch movies instantly from Netflix with up to seven friends, no matter where they are, on Xbox LIVE.

Rounding out this news, Xbox also announced that you can sing and rock out to the best hits of today and yesterday with “The Beatles: Rock Band” and “Lips: Number One Hits,” along with the ultimate racing experience of this generation with “Forza Motorsport 3.”

In a video game industry first, the Beatles will partner with Xbox 360 and MTV Games to give 100% of the proceeds from “All You Need Is Love,” an exclusive download on Xbox LIVE, to Doctors Without Borders.

Xbox 360 brings all of the movies, social networking, music, games and entertainment you love together in one place. Enjoy!

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