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Phil Spencer on Xbox One 'always-on' debacle: 'We could have been more clear'

On the final day of the Game Developers Conference, the head of Microsoft Studios opens up about the Xbox One's tumultuous road to launch and the company's indie game relationship.

By March 21, 2014

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Google on EU troubles: 'We don't always get it right'

Google's Matt Brittin, who oversees the company's European operations, says that his company suffered from not having enough "people on the ground" to handle EU concerns.

By June 5, 2015

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Microsoft pulls a 180, reverses Xbox One always-on DRM and used games policy

In a blog post, Xbox chief Don Mattrick says Microsoft heard the outcry from gamers and changed the much-derided policies.

By June 19, 2013

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Taylor Swift says Apple Music freebie strikes a sour note

The pop star is holding back from Apple's new music streaming service, arguing that its free trial offer will deprive musicians of the earnings they deserve.

By June 21, 2015

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Path sells its social-networking app to Duam Kakao

Privacy-focused social network for mobile devices eschewed advertising but failed to gain traction beyond tech circles.

By May 28, 2015

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Microsoft's answer for the Xbox One: Make it work with as many games as possible

At the year's biggest video game confab, Microsoft positions its Xbox One console as a device capable of stretching across multiple screens and reaching new audiences.

By June 15, 2015

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Deflategate memes blow up with Tom Brady suspension

The suspended Patriots quarterback will have to sit at home for the first four games of next season thinking about what he's (allegedly) done. As always, the Internet swoops in to remind him.

By May 11, 2015

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Microsoft aims to get tough on security with its Edge browser

The software giant is building tighter security into its browser designed specifically for the upcoming Windows 10.

By May 12, 2015

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What to expect from Microsoft's Xbox One press conference

Microsoft will kick off the year's biggest video-game conference at 9:30 a.m. PT Monday. Here's what to watch for.

By June 12, 2015

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Crave giveaway: Ventev Powercell 6000+ portable battery pack

It's always good to have extra battery power in your pocket. Get some with this week's prize, a portable pack from Ventev that can charge two devices at once.

By May 22, 2015