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Microsoft Kills Mixer, Will Transition Users to Facebook Gaming

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Microsoft announced today that it would kill its Mixer streaming service and transition users to Facebook Gaming. The announcement both is and isn’t a surprise. ...

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Microsoft Says Xbox Series X Will Be ‘Most Compatible’ Console Ever

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Moving to a new console generation has often meant leaving some of your favorite games behind, but Microsoft says that won’t be the case with ...

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Microsoft Says Game Pass Now Has 10 Million Subscribers

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Microsoft launched Xbox Game Pass in 2017, seeking to become the long-fabled “Netflix for games.” The company has never talked about subscriber counts, until now. ...

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Microsoft Unveils DirectX 12 Ultimate, Its Next-Generation API

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. It’s been a few years since Microsoft introduced DirectX 12, and there’s a new set of console introductions coming this fall, so the time is ...

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Microsoft Reveals Xbox Series X Specs: 4 Times Faster Than the Xbox One S

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. We were expecting to get more details about Microsoft’s next game console at the E3 show this spring, but organizers canceled the show as coronavirus ...

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ET Weekend Before Christmas Deals: 15 Percent off $50 Apple Gift Card, $250 off Microsoft Surface Pro 6, iRobot Roomba 675 for $200

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. With the last weekend before Christmas about to start, it’s almost too late to buy anything for Christmas online. There are still some great deals ...

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Microsoft Begins Testing Game Streaming From Xbox One Consoles

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Microsoft is in the process of testing its xCloud game streaming service, but that’s not the only way to get your Xbox games on more ...

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Microsoft Demos Touch-Optimized Desktop in Latest Windows 10 Insider Build

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Microsoft’s touch-friendly tile UI arrived in Windows 8 where it was forced upon everyone all the time. Microsoft learned its lesson from that, and Windows ...

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Microsoft Makes It Easier to Bring DirectX 12 Games to Windows 7

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. When Microsoft launched Windows 10, it made its stance on DirectX 12 clear: Windows 10 would be the only OS that supported the company’s latest ...

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Sony, Microsoft, and Nintendo Will Require Loot Box Drop Rate Disclosures

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Loot boxes have been controversial since they were introduced. That controversy was turbo-charged back in 2017, when EA and DICE decided to make the entire ...

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