In 2010, Microsoft banned a user from Xbox Live for putting
(A real location in West Virginia) as his address. Microsoft refused to believe that Fort Gay actually existed, and eventually took an appeal from the town’s Mayor for the issue to be corrected.
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The US Navy has started using Xbox 360 controllers to control periscopes on some submarines. The old joysticks were described as clunky by junior officers. The change has drastically reduced training times, and lowered costs from about $38,000 to $20 per controller.
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