Microsoft unveiled the highly anticipated Xbox One yesterday – with the upgraded version of the Xbox 360 “designed from the ground up to be the centerpiece of every living room”. Featuring a sophisticated black finish highlighted by an expanded field of view, tweaked gesture-recognition, and voice-recognition technology. Other specs for the Xbox One include an 8-core x86 processor, 8GB of RAM, a 500GB hard drive, Blu-ray functionality, and HDMI pass-thru while the controller itself now features more than 40 improvements that include “Impulse Triggers” (pressure-sensitivity).