Microsoft sues Samsung over Breached Patent Share

Microsoft Corp. sued Samsung Electronics Co., claiming the South Korean smartphone maker breached a 2011 agreement to share patents. Under the agreement, the two companies cross-licensed patents for each other’s products. Microsoft, the world’s biggest software maker, got royalties from Samsung for phones and tablets that use some of the U.S. company’s patented technology. The two companies said they would …

Microsoft Does Not Deny Its Decision To Kill The Surface Mini

Remember the Surface Mini, a device that got axed at the last minute? Microsoft gave it a shout out in its earnings report. The company noted in its hardware section that its “[c]urrent year cost of revenue included Surface inventory adjustments resulting from our transition to newer generation devices and a decision to not ship a new form factor.” Ding. The …

Microsoft XBoxOne Quick Preview Game Lineup Recap

Microsoft was the first to reveal the future of gaming today on the eve of E3 with an momentous presentation showing amazing graphics and gameplay we have come to expect from all things Xbox.   After watching the Microsoft Media Report at E3 it is hard not to get excited about all the new announcements! As promised Phil Spencer and his …