Microsoft has narrow squeak in China
Published in Games

X-Box business gets minor fine

Microsoft and its Chinese partner in an Xbox game console venture have been fined by China's commerce ministry for breaching antitrust rules.

Microsoft interested in acquiring AMD
Published in Graphics

Exclusive: Talks taking place

Our industry sources claim that Microsoft is seriously talking to AMD about buying the chipmaker. The pair have been in talks for a while, but we are unsure if the deal is happening or when something will be announced. 

Xbox-one Mini me does not exist
Published in Games

Microsoft denies everything

The dark satanic rumour mill might have been a bit broken when it was announced that Microsoft was about to launch an Xbox-mini.

Microsoft interested in buying AMD
Published in Processors

End of the Wintel alliance

The dark satanic rumour mill has manufactured a hell on earth yarn claiming that the much loved software giant Microsoft wants to by the fabless chipmaker AMD.

#IDARB free with Xbox Live Gold this month
Published in Games

Brothers and Sniper Elite free for Xbox 360 Gold

Xbox One owners who happen to have a Xbox Live Gold membership will be treated to a free copy of #IDARB (It Draws A Red Box) this month as part of Microsoft's Games with Gold promotion.

New firmware coming for Xbox One controllers
Published in Games

Will cut connection time in half and add other improvements

A new firmware update for the Xbox One controller is currently in testing. Users that are in the Xbox Preview program can try it now, everyone else will have to wait a little longer.

Xbox and Playstation were finished off by Lizards
Published in News

Finn end of the wedge

F-Secure, has confirmed to the Finnish media that one of the hackers who brought down the PlayStation Network and Xbox Live services on Christmas Day is based in Finland.

Halo 5 multiplayer beta starts early
Published in Games

Limited few getting early access

Xbox Preview Program participants are getting an early Christmas present with the news that they will be getting early access to the Halo 5: Guardians multiplayer beta early.

Will return to the US mother ship instead

Moon Studios confirms delay till early 2015