Shortly after reports that Discord was investigating a sale, a new report says that Microsoft has emerged as a front-runner in the discussions.
Discord is exploring a possible sale for $10 billion, as gaming and communication take on greater importance.
Google is backing away from making games for its Stadia gaming platform, shutting down the involved studios.
Microsoft has bought Smash.gg, the site dedicated to building “active esports scenes around the games people love to play.”
Microsoft on Monday announced plans to acquire ZeniMax Media, the parent company of Bethesda Softworks, one of the largest, privately-held game developers and publishers in the world.
Amid the coronavirus pandemic, Akamai has announced it’s going to start slowing down video game downloads during peak times.
People love rivalries. Apple vs Microsoft, Ford vs Chevy, Patriots vs the Bills and Xbox vs PlayStation are just a few of the greats. According to Protocol, however, the Xbox vs PlayStation rivalry may be nearing its end as Microsoft’s…