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Examining the new Movies & TV app in Xbox One Preview

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Dec 17, 2013
The Universal Windows Application for Movies & TV has made its way across to Xbox One Preview, and here's how it works.
For a while now, the Xbox One has had the capability to run Universal Windows Applications from the Windows 10 Store. Since last November's NXOE update, Microsoft has been working to update the Xbox One to support more of the Windows features necessary to make UWP apps operate correctly on the console. The most obvious addition is that of background music playback, which is a crucial function for third-party music apps, for example.

When it comes to Movies & TV, those of you who are familiar with the app on Windows 10 and Mobile will recognize the app immediately. Those who are used to the old experience on Xbox One are in for some pretty huge changes.

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