Microsoft's game evangelists spent a BUILD 2015 session highlighting the company's vision for cross-device gaming, which includes easy porting of titles from Windows 10 for desktop to mobile devices and even to the Xbox One.
Microsoft is bringing many of its top subscription services, including Office 365 and Xbox Live, together for $149 a year. This could save you a couple hundred dollars - if you use all the bundled services.
PlayStation Network and Xbox Live are both down on Christmas Day. Microsoft and Sony acknowledged the outages, but there's been no comment on the hacker group taking responsibility for the service disruption.