Microsoft cuts carbon emissions 6% in fight against climate change

Climate change has warmed global temperatures. This NASA map shows the difference between 1979 and 2019. NASA Microsoft cut carbon emissions 6% in its first year of trying to reverse the effect it’s had on the global climate over the company’s decades of existence. Though that might sound like progress, the software giant said its […]

Xbox Live Gold price hike won’t happen after all, says Microsoft

Josh Goldman/CNET That Xbox Live Gold price hike you were bummed about? Turns out it’s not happening — Microsoft has changed its mind. “We messed up today and you were right to let us know,” Microsoft said late Friday, in an update to the blog...

New Microsoft Surface Pro 7 Plus wants to make IT people happy

Microsoft This story is part of CES, where our editors will bring you the latest news and the hottest gadgets of the entirely virtual CES 2021. CES 2021 is just starting, but many PC companies have already announced new laptops, tablets, desktops and two-in-one PCs....

Microsoft is working on a fix for faulty Xbox Series X controllers

Microsoft says it’s working on a solution for faulty Xbox Series X controllers. Josh Goldman/CNET The issue with some Xbox Series X controllers that are continually disconnecting and reconnecting is being worked on by Microsoft. A fix for the faulty controllers...