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Microsoft readies its own original programming push

Original programs are all the rage among streaming companies these days, and Microsoft is no different, with plans to roll out shows produced for Xbox Live this June.

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Jerks on Xbox One now face warnings and penalties

Repeat offenders could find it harder to play online.

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'Powers' slated as Sony's first PlayStation Network original TV series

Sony's PlayStation Network is getting into original programming with a TV adaptation of the comic book series Powers.

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Move over Morpheus: Microsoft reportedly developing Xbox VR headset

The battle for fooling your eyeballs continues.

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Xbox chief Whitten leaves for Sonos

Having successfully launched the Xbox One, Marc Whitten joins Sonos as chief product officer.

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Walmart gets back into buying and selling used video games

After a brief attempt at video game trade-ins four years ago, Walmart is getting back in the game.

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Missing Pieces: Wrapping up the week's must-know gaming news

Frog math, millionaires, and...The Last Guardian? This is all the gaming news that's fit to digitally archive, for the week of March 10.

Microsoft working on Kindle-like Xbox reading app for Windows 8

Windows users may soon be reading books, magazines, and comics through an Xbox-branded reading app.

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Would Microsoft be better off without Xbox?

Some suggest that Microsoft sell off its Xbox franchise to cut losses and eliminate a distraction from its core mission, but others say the game console plays an important role.

How to check for hackers

Microsoft offers a quick way to check for possible intrusions to your accounts with its services.