• Major U.S. tech union condemns the FTC for blocking Xbox's Activision deal

    1 month ago - By Windows Central

    The Communication Workers of America condemns the FTC for suing to block Microsoft's purchase of Activision Blizzard.
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  • Xbox's no-show at The Game Awards caps off a disappointing 2022

    Xbox's no-show at The Game Awards caps off a disappointing 2022

    1 month ago - By Windows Central

    Microsoft had a few bright spots in 2022, but the drudgery of the Activision-Blizzard deal and lack of AAA games is really starting to bite.
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  • This lawsuit could stop Microsoft from acquiring Activision Blizzard

    This lawsuit could stop Microsoft from acquiring Activision Blizzard

    1 month ago - By TechRadar

    The Federal Trade Commission has filed a lawsuit in an effort to block Microsoft's planned acquisition of Activision Blizzard. Back in January, Microsoft announced its plans to buy Activision Blizzard , but according to a press release issued by the US watchdog , the FTC claims that Microsoft's proposed acquisition of the Call of Duty publisher “would enable Microsoft to suppress competitors to its Xbox gaming consoles and its rapidly growing subscription content and cloud-gaming business”. The redacted complaint itself claims that the merger would “substantially lessen competition or tend...
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