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Minecraft is landing on the Xbox One.

When it comes to digital games, Microsoft's not playing around

Many on Wall Street thought Microsoft ought to exit the game business, but since taking over as CEO, Satya Nadella has taken the opposite tack. Here's why.

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A jetpack that helps you run faster (and use less energy) on Tomorrow Daily

Researchers at Arizona State University have designed the 4MM, a jetpack designed to help its wearer run a 4-minute mile, and expend less energy doing it. We've never even run a 6-minute mile, so we'll need to crank this thing up to 11.

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Microsoft is set to show off a tech preview of Threshold, which will be released in the spring.

Microsoft to preview next version of Windows Sept. 30

Microsoft is expected to show off some of the enterprise-focused Windows "Threshold" features at an event in San Francisco at the end of the month.

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iPhone 6 Plus could be hard to find on launch day

Based on record preorders, finding Apple's new 5.5-inch iPhone may be a challenge on launch day. Also, Microsoft builds a new world for Minecraft, and Google launches an affordable Android phone for developing countries.

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Minecraft is landing on the Xbox One.

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.

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The Windows 9 Start Menu apparently in action.

Windows 9: What we know about Microsoft's next operating system

Microsoft may be ready to ditch the woes of Windows 8 for something new and different.

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Big on blue? Microsoft expands palette with new Xbox 360 bundle

The $249 bundle includes two games, Call of Duty: Ghosts and Call of Duty: Black Ops II, and a free month of Xbox Live Gold.

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Tech Retrospect: All the other news fit to print

Apple certainly dominated the headlines over the past week, but it wasn't the only company with something to say. Let's take a look at the rest of the tech world.

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The Windows 9 Start Menu apparently in action.

Windows 9's Start menu stars in leaked video

A video allegedly of the upcoming preview of Windows 9 shows how the new Start menu combines elements of the classic menu with the Start screen.

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Video game sales continue to slide on lack of new releases

Without a more robust catalog of new games for the current generation of consoles, sales remained sluggish in August and were saved only by the steady adoption of new hardware.

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Facebook tests self-destructing posts

The social network is testing disappearing status updates, HTC is working on a smartwatch, and Windows 9 screenshots leak online.

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Here is a screenshot of what appears to be a leaked build of Windows Threshold.

Alleged screenshots leak of the next Windows

An apparent leak of what Microsoft may distribute as its Windows Threshold Enterprise Tech Preview offers a snapshot of the next version of Windows.

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