ReddX is the Xbox One’s new dedicated Reddit app
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Microsoft is launching a dedicated Reddit app on Xbox One. ReddX, which allows Xbox One owners to browse the hyper-popular social network, submit their own links, and up and downvote content from the console, will be available on the system in North America from the 19th of August. Other apps, such as Reeddit, exist to make browsing Reddit easier with a controller, but Xbox’s Larry Hyrb says ReddX is the first app ever built exclusively for a console.
Topics on the site’s front page appear on the left hand side of the ReddX app, while images, YouTube videos, and GIFs will automatically load on the right. Users can zoom in on pictures, skip through videos, and apparently using some kind of witchcraft fast-forward, rewind, or pause…