Xbox One doesn’t look backwards

Molly Wood Nov 22, 2013

Microsoft’s Xbox One console comes out today. The Sony Playstation 4 was released last Friday. The new Xbox is an ambitious play for your portal to all home entertainment, but some reviewers are complaining the box is a little half-baked. For instance, it’s not what’s called “backwards compatible.” Tech critic Molly Wood explains their gripes. 

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