reminder that the xbone still requires an internet connection to set up the first time, which again, not everyone has. you know, like soldiers out of country, or just random people in rural parts of the us without proper internet service.
and, as of now, the kinect is still mandatory and always on. this is still an insane invasion of privacy.
just because microsoft partially caved when everyone called them on their bullshit doesn’t mean they won’t take every chance to abuse you again in the future. they’re only doing this because they got called out on it by the consumers and sony and they won’t change unless we make them.