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Vincent Pontbriand introduces "Assassin's Creed: Unity" during a demonstration at the Xbox media briefing where new games were introduced on the eve of the annual E3 video game extravaganza in Los Angeles, California on June 9, 2014. (credit: FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)

Microsoft Teases New Games For Xbox One

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.

06/10/2014

A woman looks at her email on a computer screen. (credit: Nicholas Kamm/AFP/Getty Images)

Encrypted Email Rising Amid Spying Fears

The volume of email cloaked in encryption technology is rapidly rising as companies try to shield online communications from government spies and other snoops.

06/04/2014

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Former Microsoft CEO Agrees To Buy Clippers

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.

05/30/2014

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Microsoft Unveils Larger Surface Tablet

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.

05/20/2014

Master Chief stands guard during the "Halo 4" launch for Xbox 360 on October 30, 2012 in Balzers, Liechtenstein. (credit: Ian Gavan/Getty Images for Halo by Xbox 360)

New “Halo” Game & TV Series Set For 2015

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.

05/16/2014

The Xbox One console is displayed on the final day of the E3 Electronic Entertainment Expo, in Los Angeles, California June 13, 2013.     AFP PHOTO / ROBYN BECK        (Photo credit should read ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Microsoft Unbundles Kinect From Xbox One

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.

05/13/2014

The Xbox One console is displayed on the final day of the E3 Electronic Entertainment Expo, in Los Angeles, California June 13, 2013.     AFP PHOTO / ROBYN BECK        (Photo credit should read ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Microsoft Bringing Xbox One To China

Microsoft says it will start selling its Xbox One video game console in China in September.

04/30/2014

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Microsoft Ending Windows XP Support On April 8th

After Tuesday April 8, 2014, support and security updates for Microsoft Windows XP will no longer be available.

04/04/2014

Satya Nadella, CEO of Microsoft, speaks at a media event in San Francisco, California on Thursday, March 27, 2014. (credit: Josh Edelson/AFP/Getty Images)

Microsoft Office On iPad Ushers In New Era

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.

03/28/2014

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Walmart Begins Video Game Exchange Program

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.

03/26/2014

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Yahoo! Leans On Yelp For Help

Yahoo! is cribbing from Yelp’s online reviews of local merchants to soup up its search engine. Ratings and excerpts from Yelp’s merchant reviews began to appear in Yahoo!’s search results on Wednesday.

03/13/2014

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Twitch Broadcasting Coming To Xbox One

The popular video game broadcasting service Twitch is bringing a slew of fresh features to Microsoft’s Xbox One. The update will be available to users next month.

02/25/2014

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