X360 Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Assessment of the Gesture Recognition Industry for Gaming Consoles to 2019Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Emailwire.com

    The analysts forecast the global gesture recognition market for gaming consoles to grow at a CAGR of 48% in terms of revenue over the period 2014-2019. Gesture recognition is the ability of a device to identify and respond to different gestures, such as movement of hands, fingers, arms, head, or the entire body, of an individual.

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  2. Microsoft posts massive loss, but there are signs of hopeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | KIDK CBS 3

    Microsoft lost a ton of money in the second quarter - mainly from an $8.4 billion write-down of its 2014 acquisition of Nokia. The good news: Microsoft can move past its Nokia mistake now, look to the Windows 10 launch next week, and point to progress in other areas -- cloud services, its Surface tablet, Xbox gaming, and online advertising.

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  3. Which Console Is Best for Streaming Video?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | IGN

    With services like PlayStation Vue and the Xbox One's Sling offering streamed cable channels with DVR-like capabilities, today's consoles are better equipped than ever to deliver video with the same level of depth and breadth as they do for gaming experiences. Not every system is created equal, however.

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  4. Reflecting on Microsoft's ninjacats, babies, schoolgirls and dancersRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 21 | WinBeta

    Nothing screams "internet" more than an image or video of a cat and while the overuse of the feline species in product marketing and merchandise has begun to wear a bit thin, it can still be fun to see cats used in self-aware media creations such as in the new Xbox One game, Trials Fusion The Awesome Max Edition and Just Dance 2015's bizarre "Holding Out for a Hero" level. Microsoft's ninjacat is another example of a fun use of the ol' internet cat cliche.

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  5. Xbox is still bringing in good money for MicrosoftRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 21 | WinBeta

    Xbox may be on the wrong side of console sales battle with Sony , but it's still bringing in good money for Microsoft. Earlier today we told you about how well Surface is doing for the company , but it's not alone because Xbox has been called out for its excellent performance in today's Q4 earnings report from Microsoft .

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  6. Xbox Division Shines Despite Microsoft's $2.1 Billion LossRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | IGN

    Microsoft released its earnings report for the fourth quarter of its fiscal year. The company saw an operating loss of $2.1 billion USD for the period, but its Xbox and Surface divisions saw growth during the quarter.

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  7. Xbox 360 Games - A Yearly Review Of 2008 - The Casual GamerRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 21 | Captain Thunder's NASCAR News

    OK, so you have bought or adopted a ferret, got him home and provided him with all the basic essentials; food, a home, bedding etc. However, there are many other activities to together with a fulfilling life.

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  8. Microsoft's hardware business is a rollercoaster rideRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | Silicon Alley Insider

    Which is a weird thing to say, because the massive, $7.6 billion Nokia writeoff this very same quarter led Microsoft to a $3.2 billion quarterly net loss - its biggest ever. $552 million, a whopping 68% down from last quarter, amid lower royalty rates and the aftermath of the Nokia deal.

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  9. Microsoft suffered big financial blow last quarterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | SlashGear.com

    Following Apple's recent report, Microsoft has dropped details on its own most recent financial quarter, and it doesn't bring good news: the company had its worst quarterly results ever, something partly attributed to its Nokia happenings and a continually downturned PC market. The company saw a quarterly revenue drop of 5.1-percent, with it raking in $22.18 billion .

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  10. Ten Tips For Gamers To Get Ready For Windows 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | Major Nelson.com

    Windows 10 releases to the world in just under 10 days and I'll be in New York on the 29th of July to celebrate the launch with some of our fans. I couldn't be more excited for the release of Windows 10. Not only is it being described as the best Windows ever, a number of new features like DirectX 12 and integration with the Xbox are going to have a big impact on gaming while uniting the two platforms.

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  11. How To Play Guitar Hero Live Without A ConsoleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | Cinema Blend News

    Guitar Hero Live is a key player in the movement to revitalize the rhythm gaming genre, and it looks to be leading the pack as far as innovation goes. So it's no surprise to hear that if you've got the right kind of equipment, you may well be able to play the game without even having to rely on a console.

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  12. Microsoft reports $3.2B quarterly lossRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | ComputerWorld

    Microsoft reported its first quarterly loss in three years, largely as a result of a $7.5 billion write-down for its acquisition last year of Nokia's devices and services business. Microsoft's net loss for the quarter, the fourth of its fiscal year, was $3.2 billion, compared to $4.6 billion in profit during the same period a year earlier, the company announced Tuesday.

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  13. Microsoft Reports FY 2015 And Q4 Results: Nokia Write Down Results In $3.2B Loss For Q4Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | AnandTech

    Microsoft released their earnings report for Q4 of fiscal year 2015. The numbers certainly reflect the massive write down of the Nokia acquisition that CEO Satya Nadella announced earlier in the month.

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  14. Microsoft Tops Expectations Despite Huge Nokia WritedownRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | Re/code

    Software maker Microsoft on Tuesday reported revenue and earnings well ahead of expectations, although the company took a big hit from a writedown of its Nokia phone unit acquisition. For the three months ended June 30, Microsoft posted a net loss of $3.2 billion, or 40 cents per share, on revenue of $22.2 billion.

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  15. Xbox One To Get Keyboard And Mouse Support SoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | Ubergizmo

    The Xbox One is certainly a high powered console that has some years left in its service before it is phased out by a faster and more powerful console, but you can be sure that the Xbox One could very well go through a metamorphosis in a sense where it might be much closer to a traditional gaming PC machine than expected - as Microsoft gaming boss Phil Spencer has dropped a hint on Twitter that the Xbox One would be on the receiving end of mouse as well as keyboard support. In other words, the Xbox One will eventually play nice with a USB mouse for the simple fact that the console itself already sports keyboard support at the moment.

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  16. Microsoft beats on profit and revenue when factoring out the $2.1 billion loss from NokiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | Silicon Alley Insider

    This excludes a write-off of $7.6 billion from its Nokia acquisition and it's restructuring costs associated with eliminating 7,800 jobs. When adding those two huge items in, Microsoft reported an operating loss of $2.1 billion or 40 cents a share.

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  17. Xbox Online Matchmaking, Video And Music Services Experiencing Limited FunctionalityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | Tom's Hardware

    If you're using your Xbox One at the moment, you may find a few hiccups in the system. Xbox just put out an announcement of "limited" status for online capabilities as well as TV, Music and Video services.

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  18. Microsoft: 'Over 2,000 distinct Windows 10 devices' are already on the wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | Neowin.net

    The company has promised to put Windows 10 on over a billion devices by 2018 , and given the range of devices that the OS will reach, that certain seems feasible: beyond PCs, Windows 10 will make it to smartphones , small tablets , micro-computers , smart displays , set-top boxes , Internet of Things devices , and many other systems, including Microsoft's own Xbox One console . During the company's earnings call today, following the reporting of its latest quarterly financial results earlier , Microsoft gave a hint of the scale of what's to come with its next-gen OS.

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  19. NFL Game Pass brings games to Apple TV, Xbox and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | SlashGear.com

    The NFL has offered a subscription streaming service for a while, but it has been limited in both availability and what it offers. That will be changing with NFL Game Pass, a new service that updates its previous offering to include support for additional devices like Apple TV and gaming consoles.

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  20. Microsoft misses in Q4 2015 with restructuring penalties, lower phone and Office salesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | VentureBeat

    Microsoft today reported that it brought in $22.2 billion in revenue in the fourth quarter of its 2015 fiscal year, which ended on June 31. Analysts were expecting $22.06 billion in revenue for the quarter. Meanwhile, Microsoft reported 40 cents in operating loss per share as a result of a $7.5 writedown related to the 2014 acquisition of the Nokia Devices and Services business, as well as a $780 million charge for the restructuring plan announced earlier this month, the company said in its press release about the earnings statement .

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