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US Video Game Business Revenue Hits $36 Billion

The Entertainment Software Association (ESA) announced it reckons the U.S. video game industry generated $36 billion in revenue last year.

Microsoft Unleashes Xbox One X

Microsoft announced its new 4K Ultra High—Definition (Ultra HD) Xbox One X video game console is now available worldwide.

Samsung and Xbox Promote 4K Ultra HD Gaming

Samsung Electronics announced an exclusive U.S. marketing and retail relationship with Microsoft to promote Samsung’s QLED TVs, as well as the upcoming Xbox One X video game console.

Game Developers Conference Unveils State of Industry Survey Results

The Game Developers Conference (GDC) announced that it has published the results of its fifth annual State of the Industry Survey.

Seagate Launches Game Drive for Xbox SSD

Seagate Technology announced a new 512GB Solid-State Drive (SSD) for Microsoft’s Xbox One video game console ($199.99).

Microsoft Xbox One S Teardown Impresses

IHS Markit announced that, according to its preliminary teardown analysis, Microsoft’s new Xbox One S delivers improved performance and features for a minimal increase in cost.

Microsoft Teases 4K Xbox Gaming, Video and Virtual Reality

Microsoft announced it latest Xbox One devices, Xbox Live features and video game titles at E3 2016.

Microsoft Xbox One S Features 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray

Microsoft announced its new Xbox One S video game console, which features 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray capability and High Dynamic Range (HDR) support.

Microsoft Renews Patent Agreement With Funai

Microsoft Corp. announced that it is renewing its patent cross-licensing agreement with Funai Electric.

Microsoft Cloud Goes Canadian

Microsoft Canada announced that Microsoft Azure is now available from local datacentre regions located in Toronto and Quebec City.

Halo 5: Guardians Sells Big

Microsoft announced that Halo 5: Guardians generated more than $400 million in global software and hardware sales during its first week of release.

Halo 5: Guardians for Xbox One Launch Celebration

Microsoft announced that it is holding a six-hour live broadcast event on Oct. 26 to celebrate the launch of Halo 5: Guardians for Xbox One.

Xbox One Elite Bundle Features 1TB SSHD

Microsoft announced its new Xbox One Elite Bundle, which features a 1TB Solid-State Hybrid Drive (SSHD) and Elite Wireless Controller.

Corel Ready for Windows 10

Corel Corporation announced that many of its flagship applications support Microsoft’s new Windows 10 operating system.

Microsoft Rolls Out Windows 10

Microsoft Corp. announced that it has launched Windows 10 in 190 countries as a free upgrade or is available with new PCs and tablets.