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Altered Landscape For New Game Consoles

When Sony and Microsoft last came out with new video game consoles, the companies touted high-definition graphics and powerful processors. But a lot has changed since then.

11/15/2013

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Microsoft Enters 20-year Deal For Texas Wind Power

As part of an effort to become carbon neutral, Microsoft Corp. has entered a 20-year deal to buy power from a new wind farm in Texas.

11/04/2013

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Microsoft’s Phone Update To Feature Driving Mode

Microsoft is updating its Windows software for cellphones to accommodate larger devices and make it easier for motorists to reduce distractions while driving.

10/14/2013

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 Launches Xbox Music Free On Web

Microsoft is making its Xbox Music streaming service available for free on the Web — even to those who don’t use Windows 8.

09/09/2013

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Uncertainty After Microsoft-Nokia Deal; Irving Luring New Corporate HQ

Nokia still isn’t commenting on what will happen to the 150 employees at its U.S. Headquarters in Irving.

09/04/2013

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)

GameStop Expo Offers Taste Of New Games

While the Electronic Entertainment Expo is no longer open to the public, the GameStop Expo offers everyday gamers a chance to preview upcoming titles and hardware.

08/30/2013

Smartphones with Google's Android mobile operating system are on display on February 22, 2010. (credit: BAY ISMOYO/AFP/Getty Images)

Microsoft Office Comes To Android, But Not Tablets

Microsoft is bringing a pared-down version of its Office software to Android phones, but it won’t work on Android tablets just as it doesn’t on iPads.

07/31/2013

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Microsoft Shares Tumble After Weak 4Q Results

Microsoft’s stock is taking a hit after the software giant behind Windows, the Xbox and Surface tablets reported disappointing results for the latest quarter.

07/19/2013

Don Mattrick, president of the Interactive Entertainment Business at Microsoft speaks during Microsoft Xbox news conference at the Electronic Entertainment Expo at the Galen Center on June 10, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Xbox Chief To Replace Zynga CEO

Zynga CEO Mark Pincus will be replaced as head of the online video game company on July 8 by Don Mattrick, who was most recently head of Microsoft’s Xbox division.

07/02/2013

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Microsoft Hypes Next-Gen Xbox One Games At E3

The upcoming console’s cloud computing capabilities were demonstrated by fleshing out dense environments in third-person open-world games like the zombie-fighting sequel “Dead Rising 3″.

06/14/2013

Bill Gates, chairman of Microsoft, during an interview on January 30, 2013. (credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Gates To Help Dedicate New UT Computer Center

Microsoft founder Bill Gates is in Austin to help dedicate a new computer science center at the University of Texas named in his and his wife’s honor.

03/06/2013

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Microsoft’s Outlook Takes Aim At Google’s Gmail

Microsoft is so confident that it has the internet’s best email service with Outlook that it is about to spend at least $30 million to send its message across the nation.

02/19/2013

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