Microsoft SmartGlass Launches October 26th

Microsoft’s new Smart glass feature will interconnect your tablet, PC, console and smart phones, letting you share media such as movies and games across platforms with the swipe of a finger. The service will immediately launch with support for Windows 8, the Xbox 360, Windows Phone and the upcoming Surface tablet on the 26th of October, a mere three days away.

The Product manager for Xbox Live, Pawan Bhardwaj has confirmed to CVG on Monday that Microsoft wants to add a SmartGlass app to iOS and Android devices, though no release date has been set. The media that will support Smartglass at launch includes:


  • Ascend
  • Dance Central 3
  • Forza Horizon
  • Halo Waypoint
  • Home Run Stars
  • Karaoke
  • Kinect Sesame Street TV
  • Prima Games


  • ESPN
  • NBA Game Time
  • UFC

Entertainment Apps:

  • Elections 2012
  • HBO GO
  • MSN
  • NBC News
  • NOW TV
  • Slacker Radio
  • Univision