Microsoft faces a new antitrust complaint in Europe

Microsoft faces a new antitrust complaint in Europe

BRUSSELS— Microsoft Corp. faces an antitrust complaint from a European industry group over its cloud services, adding to the latest allegations of anti-competitive behavior against the US tech company. Cloud Infrastructure Service Providers in Europe, or Cispe, a trade group that includes Amazon.com Inc. among its members, said it filed the complaint with the bloc’s … Read more

Microsoft faces a new antitrust complaint in Europe

Microsoft faces a new antitrust complaint in Europe

BRUSSELS— Microsoft corp. MSFT 0.44% is facing an antitrust complaint from a European industry group over its cloud services, adding to the latest allegations of anti-competitive behavior against the US tech company. Cloud Infrastructure Service Providers in Europe, or Cispe, a trade group that includes Amazon.com Inc. among its members, said it filed the complaint … Read more

Activision scores some downside protection

Activision scores some downside protection

A billboard for the Activision video game ‘Call of Duty: Modern Warfare II.’ Photo: Richard B. Levine/Levine-Roberts/Sipa USA/Reuters Fantasy video games can still inflict wounds in the real world, but a 19-year-old franchise is also proving to be very hard to kill. Activision ATVI 1.57% Blizzard’s latest “Call of Duty” iteration is selling strongly, marking … Read more

London tech firm Worldr is raising £10m to help bankers text securely over WhatsApp

London tech firm Worldr is raising £10m to help bankers text securely over WhatsApp

ONE The London tech company has raised nearly £10m in funding to help develop software to bolster security for messaging apps amid intense scrutiny over how bankers and financiers in the City use Whatsapp to handle sensitive data. Worldr’s software helps organizations maintain data sovereignty over information shared on communication and collaboration platforms such as … Read more

Activision Insiders Worry About $69B The Microsoft merger could crumble

Activision Insiders Worry About $69B  The Microsoft merger could crumble

Microsoft’s $69 billion Activision acquisition is facing increased scrutiny from regulators — and some insiders at the “Call of Duty” game studio worry the Xbox maker could effectively blow up the deal, The Post has learned. Antitrust authorities in the US, UK and EU are all reviewing the proposed deal, which would see Microsoft buy … Read more

Stop playing the PS4 version of Destiny 2

Stop playing the PS4 version of Destiny 2

Picture: Bungie Bungiethe studio behind Fate 2 and the older one glory game, has a public service announcement for all its PlayStation 5 guardians: Double check that you are actually playing the PS5 version of the game and not the PS4 version! Don’t feel bad if you play the wrong version, Sony has done a … Read more

Google launches new beta to play Android games on PC

Google launches new beta to play Android games on PC

Android released its Google Play Games launcher beta to Western audiences on Tuesday, claiming you can save your progress between multiple devices.Gif: Google Tired of staring at your 5 x 2 inch screen to play Android mobile games? Well, on Tuesday, Google’s Android Developers blog announced that the company is launching a new beta for … Read more

Netflix With Ads Launched As Talks Continue With Studios Over Content

Netflix With Ads Launched As Talks Continue With Studios Over Content

Netflix Inc. NFLX -4.80% is rolling out an ad-supported service level in a dozen countries as it continues talks with major studios, capping a seven-month sprint between the streaming giant’s announcement to enter the advertising business and the product’s debut. The Los Gatos, Calif., company has so far secured major advertisers for its initial launch … Read more

9 things we just learned about Game Pass and the Xbox Series X/S

9 things we just learned about Game Pass and the Xbox Series X/S

Picture: Microsoft/Kotaku Microsoft is making big moves and Game Pass is only a piece of the puzzle. The subscription service has kept the Xbox Series X/S relevant despite the lack of recent conversation-stealing first-party exclusives, but the company appears to be eyeing the mobile space for its next big gaming push. While PS5 console warriors … Read more

Netflix With Ads Launched As Talks Continue With Studios Over Content

Netflix With Ads Launched As Talks Continue With Studios Over Content

Netflix Inc. NFLX -1.76% is rolling out an ad-supported service level in a dozen countries as it continues talks with major studios, capping a seven-month sprint between the streaming giant’s announcement to enter the advertising business and the product’s debut. The Los Gatos, Calif., company has so far secured major advertisers for its initial launch … Read more