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Microsoft to buy Minecraft maker Mojang for $2.5B

In Minecraft, Microsoft is taking control of a game that has become a cultural phenomenon. Markus Persson, though, is bidding adieu.

By September 15, 2014

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Windows 10 gets its own Minecraft, coming July 29

Minecraft: Windows 10 Beta Edition adds more controls and GameDVR support, and won't cost a dime for existing Minecraft PC owners.

By July 4, 2015

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Minecraft: Story Mode trailer hints at epic, point-and-click adventure

Telltale Games and Mojang offer a peek at their upcoming episodic game series based in the Minecraft universe. The single-player adventure game looks pretty promising.

By July 6, 2015

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Teaching kids to code, using Minecraft's building blocks

Young Minecraft architects can now start getting an education in programming while they play the popular 3D video game.

By June 23, 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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World Video Game Hall of Fame inducts first six classics

Super Mario Bros., Tetris and Pac-Man are joined by a few surprising picks for the first class of the Strong Museum's new commemorative initiative.

By June 4, 2015

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SoftBank expands investment in Clash of Clans maker

The Japan-based company now owns 73 percent of Supercell, hoping to ride the coattails of success in mobile gaming.

By June 1, 2015

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Microsoft's Windows app stores still 'cesspool' of copyright infringement

The software maker is struggling to make sure its online stores are clean, well-lighted places for apps, even as it readies the update to its Windows operating system.

By May 22, 2015

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Minecraft tops YouTube's 10 biggest games

The sandbox game beats GTA, League of Legends and Call of Duty to become the most-watched game of all time on YouTube.

By May 12, 2015

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Microsoft bought Minecraft (in part) because of HoloLens, CEO says

Minecraft for VR could "fundamentally help us change new categories," according to Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella.

By April 30, 2015