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This Is The Real Challenge For Activision’s CEO…

LA Times - December 10, 2013

Activision Blizzard Chief Executive Bobby Kotick says the next-generation consoles, such as the Xbox One and PlayStation 4, hold the potential for new types of storytelling for the medium. Read »

GameStop CEO: Lots Of Excitement For Xbox & PS4

CNBC - November 26, 2013

Gamestop CEO Paul Raines provides insight into the excitement over both Sony's Play Station 4 and Microsoft's Xbox One. He also says he is "increasingly bullish" on the console category. Read »

Tim Cook Trying To Buy Motion Control Company

Business Insider - July 16, 2013

Apple is reportedly in talks to buy PrimeSense, an Israel-based company that specializes in motion control, for about $280 million. Read »

Meet Don Mattrick, New CEO Of Zynga

Fast Company - July 2, 2013

News that Don Mattrick is leaving Microsoft as president of the company's Interactive Entertainment unit to run Zynga was a shock when it broke on Monday. Read »

Microsoft Gaming Chief Is Leaving To Be Zynga CEO

All Things D - July 1, 2013

Don Mattrick, the president of Microsoft’s Interactive Entertainment Business — which centers on the Xbox and all the software giant’s gaming and entertainment efforts — is leaving the company, said multiple sources... Read »

Microsoft Touts Xbox One As All-In-1 Entertainment

Yahoo - May 22, 2013

Microsoft thinks it has the one. The company unveiled the Xbox One, an entertainment console that wants to be the one system households will need for games, television, movies, sports and other entertainment. Read »

Microsoft Is Breaking Into The Music Biz—Again

New York Times - October 15, 2012

Now that the Zune brand is dead, Microsoft is once again in search of a hit in digital music. But this time, to improve its odds of success, it is marshaling some of its most powerful brands as never before: Windows and the... Read »

Here’s The Steve Ballmer Interview Everyone Is Talking About

Seattle Times - September 17, 2012
Steve Ballmer of Microsoft

Surface tablet, Google, and Xbox. Read »

Microsoft Might Announce Tablet Today…

TechCrunch - June 18, 2012
Steve Ballmer of Microsoft

The two companies announced a “strategic partnership” in late April with Microsoft investing $300M into the joint business dubbed “Newco” for a 17.6% equity stake and Barnes and Noble owning 82.4%. Read »