Microsoft Corp. will release the next version of its Xbox console in 2013 at the earliest, as the company squeezes at least one more year of sales out of its current model, said two people with knowledge of the matter.
Microsoft Corp. said today it will start selling its Kinect motion-sensing device for the Xbox 360 video-game console in Japan on Nov. 20.
Microsoft Corp. said it has sold 66 million Xbox 360 gaming consoles and 18 million of the related Kinect devices that let users play games using body motion.
Microsoft Corp. and Sony Corp. took turns parading exclusive video-game titles and features as the competition between their rival video-game consoles turns toward the year-end holiday season.
Oculus VR Inc. has a plan for making virtual reality mainstream: Replicate Google Inc.’s success with Android.
Microsoft Corp. ’s Xbox 360 was the top-selling video-game console in the U.S. last month, bucking a software-led decline that saw industry sales slump to their lowest since October 2006.