• Microsoft Xbox-like controller for mobile devices may roll out soon

    18 days ago - By Android Community

    Microsoft may be rolling out new Xbox-related items for smartphones and tablets. Nothing has been confirmed yet but the software giant is believed to be working on new Xbox controllers. No new Xbox model yet, just special controllers ideal for mobile devices. The product may be something like a real controller. Instead of using touch...
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  • Prototype Xbox controllers for phones and tablets show up in research papers

    Prototype Xbox controllers for phones and tablets show up in research papers

    18 days ago - By Tech Radar

    Microsoft has been publicly hard at work developing its xCloud gameplay streaming service for some time now, but is working on another missing link: solving touchscreen game controls. Microsoft's answer? Xbox controller accessories that stick onto touchscreens. The answer comes through new Microsoft research papers obtained by Windows Central , which plainly depict prototype versions of what the firm is thinking. Generally speaking, these are controller accessories that will somehow stick onto a phone or tablet for button and joystick input wherever. Apparently, Microsoft has been working...
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