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For quite some time now, Microsoft has been looking to expand the media services for its Xbox 360 console.  So far, it's done a good job, between the availability of programs on Zune, the Netflix streaming service, ESPN and the recent addition of Hulu Plus.  But it now it looks as if the company is serious about taking the next step, as it's talking with two major companies about possibly using its game system for something bigger -- in the form of a cable box.

 If you happened to watch the Dallas Mavericks take on the Oklahoma City Thunder last night, then you were in for a bit of a treat. During a commercial break, the first ever gameplay trailer of Modern Warfare 3 debuted on ESPN, the channel hosting the playoff game. The trailer featured some highly explosive action, but there are a few elements within the trailer that will have some people stirring.