"Microsoft laid a megaton when they announced that Xbox LIVE, our beloved and cherised online community, will be going under a massive revamp over the next few months. Not only will this suit the casual gamer more (avatars = Mii ripoffs anyone?), but the new dashboard will boast better functionality and hopefully, a smoother interface. The blades were awesome, but let's be honest here: they were pretty slow. Anyway, here's a nice, long video of the dashboard in action from the press conference"