Microsoft Secures Domain

By Mike Sousa on September 12, 2013, 11:24AM EDT

A few days ago, Larry Hryb (Major Nelson) said on NeoGAF that the "Xbone" nickname was disrespectful to the team behind the Xbox One's development. Surprisingly, Microsoft actually secured the domain 2 days ago.

However, the domain isn't recent at all as it was created back in 2000, and at the moment, redirects to a Bing search result page for "Xbone". The Xbone nickname emerged shortly after the Xbox One's announcement, with the console also being branded the Xbox One-Eighty due to Microsoft's multiple U-turns on the console.

The Xbox One will be released on the 22nd of November in 13 countries, arriving at rest of the world in 2014.

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