26. Gametime with Windows 8 and Xbox 360

In This Chapter

• How Windows 8 Works with Xbox 360 and Xbox LIVE

• Managing Your Windows Account with Xbox LIVE

• Installing and Using the Xbox SmartGlass App

• Using the Xbox Games App

Microsoft’s Xbox LIVE service and the Xbox 360 console together play an important role in Windows 8, and the role is a fun one. Windows 8 leverages the console and its Xbox LIVE online service to bring music, movies, videos, and games to Windows. This digital content is presented and managed in Windows 8 through the new Music, Video, and Games apps. Read Chapter 24 for information about movies and videos in Windows 8 and Chapter 25 for information about playing and purchasing music in Windows 8. With the new Xbox Smartglass ...

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