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Xbox Live slowly being fixed

Anyone who owns an Xbox 360 will have noticed the unreliability of Xbox Live over Christmas, a service which is usually rock solid and the complete opposite of the console’s hardware. Microsoft are well aware of the problems with the system though, as Xbox blogger Major Nelson comments:

“You may have noticed that the LIVE service has been having a few issues over the past few days. This includes things like signing in, matchmaking and account recovery. Not everyone has had problems, but I know some of you have and I wanted to give you and update. While the service was never completely offline, problems like this are not acceptable. The entire LIVE team has been working day and night to ensure that you can have a great LIVE experience. While we’re not done yet, I wanted to let you know that things are getting better each hour and that no one on the team is going anywhere until the job is done. Thanks for your patience.”

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