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.
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.
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.
Microsoft said that it has sold more than 3 million units of the Xbox One, the video game console it launched on November 22, 2013.
Microsoft says more than 2 million of its Xbox One consoles have been sold since the system’s launch 18 days ago.
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.
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.