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Xbox One has sold 3 million units worldwide

Microsoft has updated its sales total for the end of 2013. In a note to the media today, Xbox corporate vice president Yusuf Mehdi announced that Xbox One sold through 3 million units in 13 countries by the end of

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Microsoft to name new CEO in early 2014

Board member says progress being made, field has been narrowed to fewer than 20 candidates.  Microsoft may have up to eight months left with Steve Ballmer at the helm, but it’s going to be announcing its next CEO much sooner

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Xbox One, PS4 drive DLC sales up 41% in November

Digital game sales grew 25% overall, according to SuperData Research. The NPD Group will release its monthly report for the US games business this afternoon, but that won’t reflect the digital sales picture. According to SuperData Research, as reported by

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Xbox One tops 2 million sold

Microsoft system makes milestone 18 days after launch, falling just shy of pace set by PS4. The Xbox One sold through more than 2 million systems in its first 18 days on sale, Microsoft announced today. That figure puts the

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PS4, Xbox One to surpass current gen within 5 years – Zelnick

In an investor presentation at Credit Suisse’ 2013 Technology Conference today, Zelnick responded in the affirmative when asked if the PS4 and Xbox One would surpass their predecessors in five years. While he stressed it was too early to put

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Report: Xbox One costs $471 to build

Xbox One costs $100 more than PS4 at retail. And unsurprisingly, it costs Microsoft almost that much more to build their console versus Sony. Even less surprising: a bulk of that cost comes from the Kinect camera bundled with the

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Microsoft denies Xbox One will run Windows 8 apps

Microsoft provided Eurogamer with a statement denying the news. “The suggestion that all Windows 8 apps run on Xbox One is not accurate,” a representative said. [link to Article]

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Xbox 360 sales reach 80 million unit

Microsoft has now sold to retailers (that is, shipped) more than 80 million consoles across the world, the company announced today as part of its NPD report for September. Xbox 360 software sales in the United States alone reached $401.2

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Microsoft unveils new Surface tablets

Microsoft hasn’t exactly lit the tablet world on fire with its Surface tablets. That hasn’t discouraged the company, however. Today, Microsoft announced tweaks to its line of Surface hardware, unveiling the Surface 2 and Surface Pro 2. The new models

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Xbox One to Launch on November 22, 2013 in 13 Markets

Speaking of launch, we’re now in a position to share that Xbox One will be available on Nov. 22, 2013 in all 13 of our initial launch markets – Australia, Austria, Brazil, Canada, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Mexico, New Zealand,

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