Xbox Music

The Xbox One console is displayed on the final day of the E3 Electronic Entertainment Expo, in Los Angeles, California June 13, 2013.     AFP PHOTO / ROBYN BECK        (Photo credit should read ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Microsoft Launches Xbox Music Free On Web

Microsoft is making its Xbox Music streaming service available for free on the Web — even to those who don’t use Windows 8.

09/09/2013

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Windows 8 Tablets To Get Free On-Demand Music

Buyers of tablets that run Microsoft’s newest operating system, Windows 8, are in for a pleasant musical surprise: they’ll be able to handpick from a selection of millions of songs and stream them for free as long as they put up with an audio ad every 15 minutes.

10/15/2012