The Dashboard facelift has been officially confirmed and it’s happening on Tuesday December 6th for all Xbox LIVE members!
In this update, free to all console owners, you will see:
- New personal and social features including Cloud Storage for Game Saves and LIVE Profile
- Beacons and Facebook Sharing
- Enhanced Family Settings
- Integrated voice and gesture controls across the dashboard and in apps
- Bing voice search (Available this year in the US, UK and CA)
In addition to all these great dashboard features, new content will also be added over the holiday months! You can expect to see new, customized applications for television, movies, internet videos, sports and music.
Here’s the Xbox 360 Dashboard Update’s voice controlled footage from E3 2011: