Xbox Live

Microsoft: gaming business now more than US$9bn

Gaming is now more than a US$9 billion (€7.8 billion) business for Microsoft and is “growing profitably,” according to company CEO Satya Nadella. Speaking on the company’s fiscal fourth quarter earnings call, Nadella said that Xbox Live is now at 53 million members, up 8% year-on-year, and claimed that Microsoft is well positioned to claim […]

Microsoft Xbox Live use grows 26%

Monthly active users of Microsoft’s Xbox Live service grew by 26% year-over-year to 46 million during the company’s fiscal third quarter. Announcing its results for the three months ended March 31, Microsoft said that growth in the entertainment service  – which gives Xbox owners access to exclusive games, HD films and TV shows, live events, music […]