dark        

Microsoft CEO says Xbox is sticking around

0

Against the wishes of investors

One of the trendiest rumors surrounding Xbox these past few months was the potential for Microsoft to either sell off the brand or kill it all together. Microsoft's CEO took the opportunity this week to put that rumor to rest -- at least in a public capacity.

As reported by The Verge, speaking at the Code Conference, Satya Nadella, Microsoft's newly-appointed CEO, said that he foresees keeping Xbox around. "I have no intent to do anything different with Xbox than we are doing today," Nadella stated. This strategy goes against the urging of key investors who want to see Xbox get the axe.

In the same vein as the talk about Xbox, Nadella also commented that Bing is sticking around. He cited the integration of Bing into many of Microsoft's products as a primary reason, and that it holds a 30 percent share of the search market.

Microsoft's Nadella: Xbox isn't going anywhere [The Verge]


You are logged out. Login | Sign up

 
 

 

TwitterRedditEmailFacebook
 
Brett Makedonski
Brett MakedonskiManaging Editor   gamer profile

While you laughing, we're passing, passing away. So y'all go rest y'all souls, 'Cause I know I'ma meet you up at the crossroads. Y'all know y'all forever got love from them Bone Thugs baby... ... more + disclosures


 



Filed under... #Industry Bull #Microsoft #xbox

READER COMMENTS LOADING BELOW...


LET'S KEEP THE COMMUNITY GREAT


You're not expected to always agree, but do please keep cool and never make it personal. Report harassment, spam, and hate speech to our community team. On the right side of a comment you can flag the user to anonymously report them (we will ban users dishing bad karma). For everything else, contact us!

 




 
 
 
spacer