"You deserve a chance to play as Colt and enjoy your own amazing performance" Microsoft is sending the voice of Deathloop's Colt Vahn, Jason Kelley, a PS5 so he can play the game. Although it might seem strange at first glance given the PS5 is the direct rival of Microsoft's own next-gen system, Xbox Series X , publisher Bethesda and parent company Zenimax were acquired by Microsoft after it had signed to make Deathloop a PS5 exclusive – which is why a Microsoft-owned studio has just released a console-exclusive game for PS5.
Investment fund Trojan Global Equity is dedicated to investing in some of the world's fastest growing companies. It has a portfolio heavily skewed towards the United States and comprises many of the names that have thrived on the back of digitalisation: the likes of Facebook, Microsoft and PayPal.
Xbox players have found that their consoles are shutting down in the middle of games like NBA 2K22 and Microsoft is currently working to discover the cause of the issue. At the time of writing, if you check Xbox Status through Microsoft's official website, it will tell you that there's limited functionality for NBA 2K22 on the Xbox Series X which was originally reported on September 4th.
The voice of Colt Vahn will get to play Deathloop soon The voice of Deathloop’s Colt Vahn doesn’t have a PlayStation 5, so Microsoft is sending him one so he can play the game. Jason Kelley, the voice of protagonist Colt Vahn, took to Twitter shortly before the launch of Deathloop to celebrate its release and express how excited he was for fans to play the game.
Icelanders vote on Saturday in an election that could have a messy outcome with a record nine parties likely to enter parliament, making it difficult to find common ground on topics like climate change and healthcare. The North Atlantic island of 371,000 citizens has seen a period of stability since 2017 under the ruling left-right coalition, after years of political scandals and distrust of politicians following the 2008 financial crisis.
It's been a busy last couple of months in tech product land. We've had Samsung show off its folding phones like the Galaxy Z Fold 3 and Galaxy Z Flip 3, Apple has announced its iPhone 13 and new iPad Mini, and Microsoft introduced its second-generation Surface Duo phone and new Surface Studio laptop.
The new version of Microsoft Edge on Xbox consoles also lets users access Discord, but without microphone support. Xbox consoles house another platform today thanks to a new version of Microsoft Edge added in this month's Xbox update. Starting today, Xbox users can access the latest version of Microsoft's browser, which can stream Google Stadia games and even access Discord.
Vroom vroom. Alongside Halo Infinite, Forza Horizon 5 is one of Microsoft's biggest games this holiday season, and its November 9 release date is coming up fast. The beloved open-world racing series heads to Mexico in the latest entry from UK developer Playground Games. Ahead of launch for Xbox and PC, we're rounding up everything you need to know about the game from its announcement leading up to today.
The partnership is part of Microsoft's 100/100/0 environmental commitment. Microsoft has joined forces with LF Energy, a Linux Foundation nonprofit working to accelerate the energy transition of the world's grids and transportation systems through open source. Microsoft has become a strategic member of the foundation and Audrey Lee, senior director of energy strategy at Microsoft, was elected to serve on the LF Energy Foundation Governing Board.
Microsoft’s much-awaited foldable – the Surface Duo 2 – is now available for pre-order. It’s a feature-packed addition to the foldable phones market and gives Microsoft’s product roster an interesting boost. Historically Microsoft has refused to call the Surface Duo a ‘phone’, and really the dual-screen device falls somewhere between a phone and a tablet.
A Wisbech Academy has been awarded showcase status by technology giant Microsoft. The Thomas Clarkson Academy is among a ‘prestigious’ group of schools around the world to be awarded. It is one of around 50 in the country which exemplify the best of teaching among an elite group recognised by Microsoft for commitment and attainment in preparing students for the future.
Crystal Dynamics has been brought in to help out with development on the Perfect Dark reboot, rather than one of Microsoft’s own studios. The Perfect Dark reboot for Xbox Series X/S was only announced at last year’s Game Awards, and it still looks to be a long way from being finished.
For anyone still wondering whether Windows 11 is for them, Microsoft makes a lofty plea. But what does it mean? By now, you may have already decided whether Windows 11 is for you. You may have already been moved by the splendid beauty of its resemblance to MacOS.
What will compel Surface customers to invest more in the Microsoft ecosystem? Make them an offer they can't refuse. In our Jason Squared podcast this week, my co-host, Jason Cipriani, and I discuss all of the new hardware that Microsoft introduced at its September Surface event.
And it's using cryptographically signed bogus Java apps to avoid detection. Zloader malware, a tool often used to deliver ransomware, is now being spread through malicious Google ads, according to Microsoft. The malware is a key part of the cybercrime industry and recently popped up on the radar of Microsoft and the US Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA).
It’s rare these days that Microsoft does anything that’s exclusive. While Sony is out there putting out games that are only available on PlayStation consoles, Microsoft and Xbox has been at the forefront of bringing games that in the past would have been Xbox-only titles to PC.
Using a raised eyebrow or smile, people with speech or physical disabilities can now operate their Android-powered smartphones hands-free, Google said Thursday. Two new tools put machine learning and front-facing cameras on smartphones to work detecting face and eye movements. Users can scan their phone screen and select a task by smiling, raising eyebrows, opening their mouth, or looking to the left, right or up.
Square Enix's Avengers and Tomb Raider studio brought on board. Microsoft's mysterious new Perfect Dark game will be co-developed by Marvel's Avengers and Tomb Raider studio Crystal Dynamics. It's a surprising announcement considering the fact this reboot was, until now, an entirely first-party project.
HALO Infinite developer 343 Industries is getting ready to stress test the game's multiplayer in a series of PvP matches. Halo Infinite fans are counting down to the start of the game's huge multiplayer beta weekend on Xbox One and Xbox Series X. In the run up to the big event, developer 343 Industries has finally shed some light on what fans can expect, as well as when everything takes place.
It starts this weekend 343 Industries has laid bare all the Halo Infinite multiplayer technical preview details as the start of the next test looms, including scheduled times, modes, and more. A new post on Halo Waypoint outlines all of the details for what you'll be able to play and when and confirms that Social Arena will be the highlight of the first test weekend and then Big Team Battle will join the fray starting on October 1.