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Zombies roam London mall for ‘Dead Rising 4’ launch


Holiday shopping can feel like a zombie apocalypse, but the zombies shuffling at a London mall this week were celebrating the global release of “Dead Rising 4” on Xbox One and Windows 10 PC. The actors sang in a zombie choir, and a festive light display revealed a trailer on … Read more »

‘Halo 5: Guardians’ updates with Monitor’s Bounty


The largest Forge update ever released is here with Monitor’s Bounty for “Halo 5: Guardians.” It adds new weapons, armor and skins, and new ways to play and seek out custom games. There are now 650 new objects, on top of entirely new systems and functionality, such as an expanded … Read more »

Worldwide Partner Conference becomes Microsoft Inspire


In 2017, the Worldwide Partner Conference gets a new name: Microsoft Inspire. The event “will continue to be the great conference our partners have grown to love, but with a new name that reflects how Microsoft and our partner community inspire each other to innovate and deliver powerful new solutions … Read more »

Microsoft researchers earn distinctions from premier computing society


The honors recognize the individuals’ significant contributions and impact to computer science across a range of disciplines and highlight the “tremendous respect, reputation and visibility of Microsoft researchers in the external scientific and engineering community,” says Jeannette Wing, corporate vice president of Microsoft Research. … Read more »


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