Microsoft bans 7 million Xbox accounts
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Breaching community guidelines

Software King of the World Microsoft has banned more than seven million Xbox accounts for breaching its community guidelines.

Microsoft admits update hurts gaming performance
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Will be fixed one of these days 

Software King of the World Microsoft has admitted that its Windows 11 22H2 update is causing game performance issues for some users.  It will pause the update for affected devices until a fix is ready.

Did “Crypto King” lose crown over video game?
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Bankman-Fried playing League of Legends while company burned

After being crowned the "King Of Crypto" for eight days, Sam Bankman-Fried was made bankrupt, had to step down as CEO of his own company and faces federal charges. The BBC  seems to imply that it was his addiction to League of Legends might have had something to do with it.

EU to investigate Microsoft's Activision Blizzard deal
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Moving to phase II of monopoly investigation

The European Commission has announced that, following its initial investigation into Microsoft's proposed $69 billion acquisition of Activision Blizzard, it will now be opening a more "in-depth" Phase 2 probe to determine the deal's likely impact on competition.

Oculus inventor creates a headset that will kill you
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You have to ask yourself... do you feel Luckey punk?

Palmer Luckey, founder of Oculus VR and creator of the Oculus Rift, has designed a new VR headset -- which can kill you if you die in the game.