Mixer: Microsoft is shutting down its video game streaming platform

Mixer: Microsoft is shutting down its video game streaming platform

The company said Monday it is partnering with Facebook (FB) to transition the Mixer streaming community to Facebook Gaming. The deal brings together two big names in the gaming world in a partnership that could challenge industry leader, Amazon’s (AMZN) Twitch. “The success of Partners and streamers on Mixer is dependent on our ability to […]

Microsoft Windows is getting an Apple-like upgrade

Microsoft Windows is getting an Apple-like upgrade

Windows search is getting a ginormous upgrade with a tool called PowerToys Run, which launched Tuesday. It’s a super-duper-early-stages, but promising, search box that could put the Start menu and Windows key-R shortcut to shame.The new tool was announced at...