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Recent articles about Microsoft

Forza Motorsport 7 to be removed from sale due to "end of life status"

Turn 10 Studios' racing game will retire after only four years on shelves

Xbox and Bethesda donate $10,000 to charity in honor of Fallout's dog

Following the death of the dog who inspired Fallout 4's Dogmeat, the two companies donated $10,000 to the Montgomery County Humane Society

Microsoft Store gives app developers option to keep 100% of revenue, but not games

The company will allow third-party payment systems from July 28, but not for game developers

Kim Swift joins Xbox Game Studios Publishing

Former Stadia game design director signs on as senior director of cloud gaming

Microsoft brings back Xbox Design Lab

Originally launched in 2016, the program now also lets players customise Xbox Wireless Controllers for Series X|S

Bethesda's Starfield, Redfall bookend Xbox E3 conference

Recent acquisition's efforts given the spotlight as Halo Infinite multiplayer goes free-to-play, Forza Horizon 5 goes to Mexico, and more

Xbox to expand Game Pass and xCloud with more devices, countries and enhancements

Microsoft is updating its data centers with Xbox Series X hardware

Xbox wants to release a game every three months

The company lays out its ambition to reach billions of gamers

Microsoft announces merged Xbox and Bethesda Games Showcase

Presentation featuring Xbox Game Studios, Bethesda, and other titles to be held June 13

Game Pass on Switch: could it happen? | Opinion

A deposition suggests Xbox approached Nintendo about xCloud, showing how fluid this unusual console war can be

Apple questions credibility of Xbox testimony

Update: Epic files opposition, Microsoft also working on a response

Epic pushed for subscription-free multiplayer on Xbox ahead of Apple battle

CEO Tim Sweeney told Xbox boss Phil Spencer that "certain plans for August" would create an "extraordinary opportunity"

Xbox: Democratising game development is important for society

Sarah Bond, head of Microsoft's new Gaming Ecosystem Organisation, talks about the firm's efforts to make cloud accessible to even the smallest teams

Microsoft reportedly considered lowering its revenue share on Xbox game sales

Documents reveal platform holder explored taking 12% of console game revenues, down from the current 30%

Microsoft lowers its share for Microsoft Store PC game sales

Starting August 1, platform holder will take 12% of PC game revenues, down from the current 30%

Free-to-play games on Xbox no longer require Live Gold subscription

Over 50 titles are now free to download and play

Microsoft's ID@Azure pitches cloud services to indies

Program offers free access to dev tools and case studies to use Microsoft's cloud tech on all platforms and engines

Microsoft xCloud beta rolls out on iOS and PC tomorrow

Apple initially blocked the app, but users will be able to play Xbox games via Edge, Chrome or Safari browsers

Xbox controller drift lawsuit to be settled out of court

Microsoft's call for the case to be moved to arbitration was successful

Microsoft tests removal of Xbox Live requirement for free-to-play games

Release notes in Insiders testing program say Microsoft will no longer require a paid subscription to play free-to-play games online

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