Time to get an Xbox, people

Last Updated: April 6, 2012By Tags: ,

If you’ve thus far resisted getting an Xbox (maybe because you’re happy watching Netflix on your iPad or because your current cable TV subscription is keeping a smile on your face) now may be the time to jump ship. As reported by Mashable, Microsoft has added new applications to its Xbox console making it possible for users to watch Comcast, HBO GO and MLB.TV.

As noted in the article, “for the first time ever on Xbox, entertainment usage has surpassed multiplayer games usage … total hours spent on Xbox LIVE worldwide have increased 30% year over year” (read the full article here).