Microsoft's JEDI contract with the government has been canceled by the Pentagon. The contract would have been worth up to $10 billion, but the Pentagon will instead pursue a deal with both Amazon and Microsoft.
Even if Sony's using Microsoft's toys to build it, the Japanese tech giant's cloud service is going to be a PlayStation exclusive. What this means for the future of PlayStation as a brand and a console remains to be seen.
Microsoft published a preliminary root cause analysis about the major Azure outage earlier this week. The outage affected hundreds of millions of people as it caused Teams, Office 365, Xbox Live, and other Microsoft services to go down.