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Hacking Group Takes Credit For Shutting Down Xbox, PlayStation Online Networks

Gamers who woke up excited Christmas Day to play with their new PlayStations and Xboxes were sorely disappointed to find out that online service was down for the gaming consoles.

12/25/2014

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Woman, 64, Faces Attempted Murder Charges After Argument Over Xbox

A 63-year-old woman faced attempted murder charges Tuesday following an argument over an Xbox gaming console.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/19/2014

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East LA Catholic School Remains Open With Crafty Marketing Campaign

An East Los Angeles Catholic school was saved from closure, thanks to a savvy marketing ploy that offered students who brought in new recruits video game consoles.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/13/2012

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County Prosecutors Won’t File Charges Against Shopper Who Used Pepper Spray On Black Friday

Los Angeles County prosecutors will not file a felony case against a woman who allegedly used pepper spray while shopping at a Walmart store in Porter Ranch during a Black Friday sale.

12/08/2011

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Microsoft Rolls Out Xbox TV Platform

Microsoft Corp. is rolling out a new interface for its Xbox game console, one that allows you to navigate through music, movies, TV shows and games with the wave of your hand or the sound of your voice.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/05/2011

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Microsoft Agrees To Buy Skype For $8.5B

Microsoft Corp. said Tuesday that it has agreed to buy the popular Internet telephone service Skype SA for $8.5 billion in the biggest deal in the software maker’s 36-year history.

05/10/2011

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Microsoft Upgrade To Let Phones Connect To Xbox

Now that it has hooked up with Nokia Corp. phones, Microsoft Corp. hopes to connect its phone software to the Xbox this year too. It’s also planning other improvements that include a faster Web browser and quicker switching between phone applications.

02/14/2011

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