Microsoft announces SkyDrive for Xbox 360, allows you to view photos and videos from the Xbox

Today, in an official blog post from the SkyDrive team, Microsoft have announced that SkyDrive will now be available for you on the Xbox 360. The app can be downloaded from the App marketplace from the Xbox 360 dashboard, and will allow you to view photos and videos from your personal SkyDrive collection!

"Starting today, we’re bringing even more value to SkyDrive and Xbox customers with a new SkyDrive app for Xbox 360. This means your favorite content is now only one click away, whether you are using the web, your PC, your phone, or now, even your big screen TV." Said group program manager Mike Torres.

The SkyDrive app for Xbox 360 also supports Xbox SmartGlass gestures, and Kinect gestures and voice too! Which means you can use the app while waving your hands up in the air and shouting at your TV screen! Exciting stuff indeed.

Check out the following video revealing SkyDrive for the Xbox 360!