Microsoft

American technology company

Microsoft Corporation is an American multinational technology company with headquarters in Redmond, Washington. It develops, manufactures, licenses, supports, and sells computer software, consumer electronics, personal computers, and related services. Its best known software products are the Microsoft Windows line of operating systems, the Microsoft Office suite, and the Internet Explorer and Edge web browsers. Its flagship hardware products are the Xbox video game consoles and the Microsoft Surface lineup of touchscreen personal computers.

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Xbox Game Pass Ultimate subscribers will get access to EA Play just in time for Microsoft’s next-gen console launch. EA Play is arriving on Xbox Game Pass..
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Microsoft is having worldwide problems with its cloud software, which has seen some people locked out of its Office 365, Outlook and Teams products. Read More..
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Some Microsoft services, including Outlook, Office 365, and Microsoft Teams, are currently experiencing an..
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An early look at Microsoft’s next-gen console
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Microsoft created a secret Windows XP theme that made the operating system look more like a Mac. A recent Windows XP source code leak has revealed Microsoft’s..
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Microsoft is about to release a big Xbox app update for iOS that includes the ability to stream Xbox One games to an..
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“I’d be more worried about the camera on your phone than I would be about a drone,” Amazon devices SVP Dave Limp told me in an interview a few hours after..
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Amazon has just taken the wraps off its long-rumored Amazon Luna, meaning the company is officially jumping into the cloud gaming ring..
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Microsoft’s source code for Windows XP and Windows Server 2003 has leaked online. Torrent files for both operating..
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You might be wondering: “Did Amazon just break Apple’s App Store guidelines by bringing a cloud gaming service to iPhone?” And I..
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Amazon revealed its new cloud gaming service, officially called Luna, at its annual Alexa hardware event today. That makes it an immediate competitor to..
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One of the nice new features of iOS 14 was the ability to set your own default mail and browser apps. However, users..
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Following a teaser from the Xbox Game Pass team yesterday, Microsoft has announced that Doom Eternal is heading to the company’s gaming subscription service...
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Microsoft’s first 1TB expandable storage drive for the Xbox..
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Expandable storage on the Xbox Series X. | Photo by Tom Warren / The Verge

Microsoft has previously detailed the new Xbox Series X controller and..
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Last week, I showed you why Apple’s App Store guidelines will never permit Microsoft’s xCloud or Google’s Stadia cloud gaming services in their current..
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If you are planning to design your very own Xbox controller ahead of the Xbox Series X and S launch on November 10th, you might want..
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Today, Microsoft launched pre-orders for its upcoming next generation console, the Xbox One X. Sorry, I meant the..
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The initial wave of preorders for the Xbox Series X and S have sold out at all major retailers. Of course, there’s..
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Microsoft has expanded its ongoing partnership with San Francisco-based artificial intelligence research company..
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Microsoft kicked off its virtual Ignite conference today with a look back at how Microsoft Flight Simulator has changed since its introduction in 1982. The..
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For the next four Tuesdays, Vergecast co-host Dieter Bohn will host a series of discussions diving deep into tech review season, each focusing on a specific..
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Microsoft has been testing a new Outlook for Mac design over the past year, and it’s now ready to roll out to all users next month. The new design includes..
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Microsoft is expanding its new Together Mode for Microsoft Teams soon, allowing co-workers to pretend they’re holding meetings in coffee shops, break out into..
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The Xbox Series S and Series X consoles will both be available starting on November 10th, and you can ensure you’ll..
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Microsoft is starting to take preorders for its 85-inch Surface Hub 2S today. The large screen..
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Microsoft is planning to launch a preview version of its Edge browser for Linux next month. After officially confirming plans for Edge on Linux earlier this..
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Microsoft is announcing a number of new features that are coming to Outlook mobile soon...
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You can pre-order Microsoft's new Xbox Series X at Amazon, Walmart, Target and more—if you hurry.
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Assuming you can get one, of course
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If it’s time to upgrade your phone, you might be considering Samsung’s Galaxy Note 20 or the Note 20 Ultra. Both..
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The company’s acquisition of ZeniMax Media puts it in a strong position against Sony just weeks before the release of their next generation of gaming consoles.
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Microsoft’s redesigned Xbox store rolls out digitally to all users today, after its successful initial deployment to insiders early last..
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Microsoft announced Monday that it will buy ZeniMax Media, the company that owns well-known video game publisher Bethesda, for $7.5 billion in cash. It’s one..
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Microsoft’s priciest video game acquisition, a $7.5 billion purchase of Bethesda Softworks parent company..
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Microsoft is revealing today that it now has 15 million Xbox Game Pass subscribers. That’s up 50 percent..
1 week ago • The Verge
Following the announcement of Microsoft’s $7.5 billion acquisition of Bethesda Softworks parent company ZeniMax — owner of Doom, Fallout, and more — some..
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The Microsoft Asia-Pacific Research and Development Group (ARD) is pictured at Zhongguancun on August 16, 2020 in Beijing, China. | Photo by VCG/VCG via Getty..
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Microsoft is releasing a new Xbox app for Android today that includes an overhauled design and the ability to remotely play Xbox games streamed directly from..
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Microsoft announced Monday it will acquire ZeniMax Media for $7.5 billion. The deal includes Bethesda Softworks, publisher of Fallout and Doom.
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Microsoft has agreed to acquire ZeniMax Media, the parent company of Doom and Fallout studio Bethesda Softworks, for $7.5 billion..
1 week ago • The Verge
Xbox's owner confirms it has bought the game developer ahead of the launch of the new Xbox console.
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