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Everything Microsoft announced at E3 2016: Xbox One S, software updates, games 10:23

Microsoft delivered a jam-packed press conference at E3 2016, featuring two new consoles and several exclusive games. Check out our roundup of the top trailers and news from the Los Angeles show.
Gaming

Microsoft announces Xbox One’s powerful successor, Project Scorpio

Microsoft closed its E3 2016 press conference by announcing Project Scorpio, a brand new box that will be the powerful successor to the Xbox One. The new system promises to coexist with current Xbox platforms, and will release for…
Gaming

Xbox Live’s upcoming Clubs feature helps you find and chat with like-minded gamers

Microsoft's launching a new Xbox Live feature, Clubs, aimed at helping members find like-minded gaming companions. It'll debut as part of the Xbox One's October update.
Gaming

Forza Horizon 3 shows off new four-player co-op gameplay

Another year, another Forza, but this time it will take place in scenic Australia. At Microsoft's E3 Press Conference, the company unveiled the next entry in the franchise with Forza Horizon 3, which will feature 350 cars and four-player…
Gaming

Three robots show their skills in ‘Recore’ trailer debuted at E3

In the dystopian landscape, a lone human grabs energy spheres to power her robot companions. New gameplay footage of ReCore shows off robot-specific mechanics and a quick pace meant to keep players on their toes.
Gaming

Slimmer Xbox One S does 4K and HDR, brings 2TB storage, new controller

Microsoft has officially announced the Xbox One S, a slimmer, sleeker version of its Xbox One console that sports a 2TB hard drive and support for 4K and HDR video.
Social Media

Microsoft just bought LinkedIn for a cool $26.2 billion

In an announcement this morning, Microsoft revealed that it had acquired LinkedIn for "$196 per share in an all-cash transaction valued at $26.2 billion, inclusive of LinkedIn’s net cash."
Computing

What PC gamers can expect at E3 2016

PC gaming often takes a bit of a back seat at E3 due to the major press conferences from Microsoft and Sony, but there's still plenty to be excited about at this year's show.
Virtual Reality

We’ve made a map so you can find the HTC Vive demo nearest you

Virtual reality is difficult to truly understand until you've tried it yourself. HTC knows that, and has set up demo stations across the globe to give people a first taste of VR. Here's where you can try to the Vive.
Gaming

How to watch Microsoft’s Xbox keynote at E3, and what to expect

E3 allows the world's top game developers and publishers to announce their upcoming plans for the months and years ahead. Check out our quick-hit guide for some tips on how to watch Microsoft's press conference and what to expect come…
Computing

PC sales continue to decline, partly due to Windows 10 upgrades

The latest market forecast figures from IDC show that PC sales will continue to decline. One of the contributing factors is the success of the free Windows 10 update, which is causing fewer people to buy new computers.
Gaming

Xbox One DVR plans cancelled

In a statement to The Verge, Microsoft announced that it will be suspending its plans to turn the Xbox One into a DVR. It was announced back at Gamescom 2015, but Microsoft has decided to double down on games.