Report: Next Xbox to require Kinect connection, game installs

As Sony and Microsoft both start showing signs that their next generation of consoles will be revealed soon, we’re getting in to the heavy-duty rumor-mongering season. The latest credible rumor comes from a well-informed-sounding source going by the handle SuperDaE (by way of Kotaku). You may remember him as the one who tried to sell an apparently genuine, codenamed “Durango” development kit on eBay before being shut down by Microsoft. He has new information he claims is from white papers intended to prepare developers to work on the new system.