Microsoft Holds Talks to Acquire Discord for at Least $10 Billion

Source: Discord

Discord is reportedly up for sale. The communications platform, which has exploded in popularity during the pandemic, is currently in discussions with potential buyers. According to a VentureBeat report, one of the parties interested in acquisitioning the company is Microsoft. Sources familiar with the matter…

Microsoft And GameStop’s Possibly Permanent Next-Gen Payment System

As the prices of next-gen consoles will remain high because of the ongoing pandemic, but a new primary choice might help consumers benefit from some extra flexibility on their purchases. Status It’s no surprise that both the Xbox Series X/S and PS5 preorder launches weren’t…

New Windows Exploit Grants Instant Admin Rights

A team of cyber-security researchers has developed an experimental exploit that harnesses a patched Windows vulnerability, and the results are quite impressive. The exploit can be used to gain access to the Active Directory domain controllers, which play the role of door guards for computers…

Microsoft Slams App Store Cloud Gaming Changes

After a significant amount of negative feedback in recent months, Apple has decided to update the App Store guidelines, and there are a few notable changes, including some related to game streaming services, as they weren’t allowed in the past. While at first sight, the…

Microsoft Challenges Apple With Surface Duo Release Date

Microsoft Is preparing to release the Surface Duo, and the market is quite interested in the new device, as it was the target of extensive rumors since it was announced in October 2019. The Redmond giant seems to be quite pleased with how the device…