PS4 Hits 30 Million US Units Sold, Makes Sony Next Gen’s Console-to-Beat – CCN.com

Sony’s PlayStation 4 console has all but won this generation of console wars, selling 30 million units in the United States alone. | Source: AFP PHOTO / JOEL SAW Sony’s PlayStation 4 console has all but won this generation of console wars, selling 30 million units in the United States alone. The Japanese multinational conglomerate …

Microsoft Finally Refunds 12-Year-Old’s $1,300 Xbox Live Spending Spree – CCN Markets

Microsoft has issued a refund to a 12-year-old child with ADHD who spent over $1,300 on Xbox One video games without his parents’ knowledge. | Source: Shutterstock Microsoft has finally refunded more than 100 purchases made by a 12-year-old gamer from the UK. The child, who had been diagnosed with ADHD and exhibits symptoms of …

Microsoft’s Blockchain Obsession, Including ID Push, Is Good for Bitcoin

By CCN: Does Microsoft consider blockchain to be the strongest technology in the world? Who knows, but they sure seem to recognize its growing mainstream status and view it as a potential moneymaker. The company recently announced that it would be building a decentralized identity (DID) network on top of the Bitcoin blockchain, the oldest …

Microsoft’s HoloLens Deal Triggers Workers, But Faux Outrage Doesn’t Stop MWC19 Reveal

In an announcement that surprised no one, Microsoft today unveiled HoloLens 2, the revolutionary “mixed reality” device that landed the tech giant a nearly half-billion dollar contract with the U.S. military. Today, we’re introducing the ultimate intelligent edge device: #HoloLens2. https://t.co/ZNLPy4T8Le #MWC19 — Microsoft (@Microsoft) February 24, 2019 As Microsoft executives basked in the glory …