Microsoft is cutting up to 18,000 jobs, about 14 percent of its staff, over the next year as it works on integrating the Nokia devices business it bought in April and cut down on management layers.
E3 is traditionally the place where video game publishers reveal their biggest and boldest creations. That has changed in recent years. But the event still offers plenty of surprises.
Microsoft focused on hyping titles coming to its Xbox One console during its presentation Monday ahead of the E3, the video game industry’s annual trade show.
The volume of email cloaked in encryption technology is rapidly rising as companies try to shield online communications from government spies and other snoops.
Former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer has agreed to buy the Clippers for a record-breaking $2 billion. Now, it’s up to others whether or not the deal goes through.
Microsoft announced on Tuesday that it will begin producing a larger version of its Surface tablet to make the device more compelling as a laptop computer replacement.
Microsoft announced plans Friday to release the video game sequel “Halo 5: Guardians” for the Xbox One and a “Halo” television series to be produced by Steven Spielberg in fall 2015.
In a move to spur sales of the Xbox One and catch up with rival Sony’s PlayStation 4, Microsoft says it will start selling the console without the Kinect sensor, which cuts $100 from the price.
Microsoft says it will start selling its Xbox One video game console in China in September.
After Tuesday April 8, 2014, support and security updates for Microsoft Windows XP will no longer be available.
Microsoft has released an iPad version of its popular Office software, heralding a new era under a CEO who vows to focus more on the devices that people are actually using.
Walmart is getting into the used video game business. The world’s largest retailer will begin letting customers trade in their old video games for store credit on Wednesday.