The walls are being torn down between PC gamers and Xbox gamers.
The company had suggested the online gaming service would be fully restored on Saturday, but that forecast proved to be too optimistic.
Bitcoin is accepted by Microsoft only in the U.S. for now.
Microsoft is cutting deep into the prices of its subscription services for the holidays with the $199 Work & Play Bundle.
Free ad-supported streaming may be leaving Xbox Music, but Microsoft may still give non-Music Pass subscribers a reason to use the service.
If you want to watch people dig trash out of a landfill you can, but only if you use an Xbox.
The free-to-play “digital sandbox” lets users build their own games and share them with the world.
The Hollywood Reporter says that Microsoft is in talks with Warner Bros. to revive its shuttered business for developing original video content.
One of the first to fall as part of Microsoft's layoffs is its Xbox Entertainment Studios, although some of the company's flagship media offerings will remain unscathed.
But how committed is Microsoft in the long-term, now that its focus has shifted?