Microsoft deadline looms for Windows users and millions are affected

Microsoft is killing Windows 7 in exactly one year from today. The popular operating system hasn’t been sold for some time, but millions are still using it daily thanks to widespread love. From January 14 2020 Microsoft will not support any consumer installs of Windows 7. Only Enterprise users will be able to pay for extended support – and that […]

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PlayStation 5 leak suggests Sony’s next console will have this amazing feature

It’s one of the most highly anticipated gaming consoles for 2019, and now a key feature for the PlayStation 5 may have been revealed. Industry analyst, Michael Patcher, suggests that both Microsoft and Sony will launch new consoles in 2019 – but sadly they won’t be the Xbox Two and PlayStation 5 that many of us are hoping for. Speaking […]

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NPD: Early ‘Call of Duty’ Launch Led To Flat November Sales

Spending across video game hardware, software, accessories, and game cards was flat in November 2018 at $2.7 billion compared to the same time last year, according to market research company The NPD Group. And it might be thanks to “Call of Duty: Black Ops 4.” While total industry spending was reportedly flat, it did see some gains in hardware, accessories, […]

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Xbox, Sony Hold Sales For The Game Awards 2018

The Game Awards 2018 takes place Thursday, Dec. 6 at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. To celebrate, Sony and Microsoft are currently offering discounts on some of the year’s biggest games. Both companies are slashing prices on Rockstar Games’ “Red Dead Redemption 2.” The Special Edition is $69.59 on PSN and $71.99 on the Microsoft Store. Sony is also […]

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Microsoft Introduces Monthly Xbox Stream Collider Series On Mixer

Microsoft announced the Stream Collider program on its Mixer platform on Monday, a new four-episode livestream series to debut monthly on the Xbox Mixer channel. Stream Collider is a new show where the worlds of gaming and pop culture influencers “collide,” according to the official Xbox Blog. It’s meant to be a “show-within-a-stream” that you can watch online. Each episode […]

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Microsoft rises above Apple as world’s most valuable public company

Microsoft’s big bet on cloud computing is paying off as the company has surpassed Apple as the world’s most valuable publicly traded company. The software maker’s prospects looked bleak just a few years ago, as licenses for the company’s Windows system fell with a sharp drop in sales of personal computers. But under CEO Satya Nadella, Microsoft has found stability […]

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Microsoft, Nintendo Remain Committed to E3, Despite PlayStation’s Departure

Both Nintendo and Microsoft remain committed to the effectiveness of the E3 video game expo held each year in Los Angeles, despite news first reported by Variety that PlayStation’s decision to not attend next year’s show. Phil Spencer, executive vice president of gaming at Microsoft, said, “E3 is an incredible platform to showcase the vibrancy and creativity of the video […]

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