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Fightin' talk Microsoft President Brad Smith just released an opinion piece in the Wall Street Journal, outlining Microsoft's position on the world's biggest ever gaming acquisition.
Alexa Axed? Voice assistants aren't the mega-success story Amazon and Microsoft had once hoped, and Microsoft clearly pulled the plug at the right time.
Cheevos 3.0 Microsoft's 2022 annual Hackathon event saw a range of cool projects pitched, including this cool expansion of the Xbox achievements system, dubbed 3.0. Here's what we learned.
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Xbox As regulatory bodies step up their attacks on the big Microsoft and Activision merger, the firm's COO implies they're ready to bring the fight to court if necessary.
Game Pass Grows In recently published (and highly embarrassing) statements to regulators, Sony inadvertently revealed Xbox Game Pass is doing pretty good.
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Wild Wild West Evil West wears its God of War combat inspirations on its heavily-armored sleeve, and we're absolutely here for it. This is one game Xbox and PC fans should definitely check out.
*evil laughter* An Android app store may be in Microsoft's future, according to rumors. It would be the ultimate revenge against Google, who made every effort to undermine and kill Windows Phone.