What Would Minecraft 2 Look Like Under Microsoft?

An anonymous reader writes "Microsoft spent billions purchasing Mojang, the studio behind the game Minecraft, and while it's unlikely to start work on a sequel anytime soon, rather than continue development of the game, it's worth considering what a Minecraft 2 will look like. After all,

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Hey Microsoft, Acquiring Game Companies Is Stupid

Buying a game company is like buying an aging baseball player. You’ll need a miracle to get another hit. And while they might have plenty of fans, they probably aren’t making a lot of new ones. Mojang hit a grand slam home run with Minecraft, but that doesn’t mean Microsoft should pay $2.

What Would Minecraft 2 Look Like Under Microsoft?

An anonymous reader writes "Microsoft spent billions purchasing Mojang, the studio behind the game Minecraft, and while it's unlikely to start work on a sequel anytime soon, rather than continue development of the game, it's worth considering what a Minecraft 2 will look like. After all,

Microsoft officially acquires Minecraft creator Mojang for $2.5 billion, but why?

Today, Microsoft has announced their acquisition of Mojang. Mojang is the developer of the widely popular video game Minecraft. Mojang's founder Markus Persson (aka Notch) had been an outspoken opponent to Microsoft.

'Minecraft: Story Mode' will satisfy 'Minecraft' lovers and adventure fans

Danger, challenge, intrigue: They're all part of Minecraft, just like the ability to build with your friends and fend off hordes of monsters. There's just one thing the impossibly popular game lacks: an action-packed story.

How does Minecraft stack up when played on different devices to the original desktop game?

Platforms Triumphed While Content Wasn’t Even Looking

Editor’s note: David Baszucki is CEO of ROBLOX Microsoft is buying Mojang (makers of Minecraft) for 2.5 billion dollars. That’s really impressive when you consider that Mojang has been around for only a few years.

Telltale Games releases Minecraft: Story Mode trailer

Today, Telltale Games and Mojang, released a new trailer for Minecraft Story Mode, Episode One: The Order of the Stone. As with previous Telltale games like The Walking Dead or Back to the Future,...The post Telltale Games releases Minecraft: Story Mode trailer appeared first on WinBeta.

Microsoft Has Acquired Minecraft For $2.5 Billion

Microsoft has confirmed that Mojang and Minecraft will join its ranks, but it’ll continue to make the game available across iOS, Android and PlayStation as well as on Xbox and PC, the company announced today.

Microsoft Buys Minecraft Maker Mojang for $2.5 Billion

Microsoft just announced in a press release that it has acquired Mojang, creators of Minecraft, in a $2.5 billion deal. Furthermore, all three of Mojang's original founders, including Markus "Notch" Persson, will be leaving Mojang following the acquisition.Read more...

Microsoft’s Safe $2.5 Billion Bet On Minecraft

Microsoft expects to break-even on its $2.5B purchase of Minecraft maker Mojang in 2015. It’s easy to say that buying Minecraft is a safe bet for Microsoft. The deal was announced this morning following a week of unsubstantiated reports and wide-eyed speculation.

Supreme Court Gives Tacit Approval To Warrantless DNA Collection

An anonymous reader writes On Monday, the U.S. Supreme Court refused to review a case involving the conviction of a man based solely on the analysis of his "inadvertently shed" DNA.

Why We Should Stop Hiding File-Name Extensions

An anonymous reader writes 14 years after the Anna Kournikova virus took advantage of users' ignorance about file-name extensions in order to wreak worldwide havoc,

Khronos Group Announces Vulkan To Compete Against DirectX 12

Phopojijo writes The Khronos Group has announced the Vulkan API for compute and graphics. Its goal is to compete against DirectX 12. It has some interesting features,

Inside the North Korean Data Smuggling Movement

Sparrowvsrevolution writes A new Wired magazine story goes inside the North Korean rebel movement seeking to overthrow Kim Jong-un by smuggling USB drives into the country packed with foreign television and movies. As the story describes, one group has stashed USB drives in Chinese cargo trucks.

NVIDIA Fixes Old Compiz Bug

jones_supa writes NVIDIA has fixed a long-standing issue in the Ubuntu Unity desktop by patching Compiz. When opening the window of a new application, it would go black or become transparent on NVIDIA hardware. There have been bug reports dating back to Ubuntu 12.10 times.

Hillary Clinton Used Personal Email At State Dept., Possibly Breaking Rules

HughPickens.com writes: The NY Times reports that Hillary Rodham Clinton exclusively used a personal email account to conduct government business as secretary of state, according to State Department officials.

Google Backs Off Default Encryption on New Android Lollilop Devices

An anonymous reader writes: Although Google announced in September 2014 that Android 5.0 Lollipop would require full-disk encryption by default in new cell phones, Ars Technica has found otherwise in recently-released 2nd-gen Moto E and Galaxy S6. It turns out,

How a Kickstarter Project Can Massively Exceed Its Funding Goals and Still Fail

An anonymous reader writes: In November, 2013, a Kickstarter project for a software-defined camera trigger scored £290,386 (~$450,000) in funding after asking for a mere £50,000. After almost a year of delays, they've now announced the project is dead.

Games Workshop At 40: How They Brought D&D To Britain

An anonymous reader writes: Following on the fortieth anniversary of Dungeons & Dragons last year, another formative influence on modern gaming is celebrating its fortieth birthday: Games Workshop. Playing at the World covers the story of how the founders,

Astronomers Find an Old-Looking Galaxy In the Early Universe

schwit1 tips news that a team of astronomers has studied one of the most distant galaxies ever observed and found puzzling results. The light we're seeing from this galaxy comes from roughly 700 million years after the Big Bang, so on the cosmic scale, it's quite young.

让超级计算机和数据中心“飞”,Intel推800Gbps神器MXC

英特尔宣称将于今年下半年推出800Gbps的64芯光纤连接线MXC,以便为超级计算机和云数据中心等应用带来更显著的速度提升。新线缆基于英特尔的硅光(Silicon Photonics)技术打造,有望淘汰现在的铜线传输技术。

互联网大佬争抢互动娱乐新战场:腾讯走向前台,阿里小米忙布局

无独有偶,中国互联网新老劲旅也发现了“互娱”这块肥肉, BAT第一梯队已经全部进场,阿里手游游戏推出,控股文化中国;百度也积极参与,百度音乐、百度文学,还有下来重注的爱奇艺和PPS;新秀们自然也不甘落后,小米先后注资董事长雷军的嫡系部队金山西山居,投资迅雷……

Hands On With the New Vine: 6-Second Videos Will Never Be the Same

The new camera features on Vine aren't just shiny and new. They've totally changed the platformIt’s been nearly two years since Twitter acquired Vine and added it to the canon of notable social media platforms.

Beautiful video shows how Pixar uses a rainbow of colors in their movies

This is great. Rishi Kaneria made a quick supercut that stitches together scenes from Pixar movies according their particular color. Following the Roy G. Biv color spectrum, you'll see how Pixar chooses to use colors to make their animations.

所以最近自行车要火?百度证实研发自行车操作系统

虎嗅注:据说人生四大俗之一,就是从318国道骑行进藏,《转山》《练习曲》也被文艺青年们挂在嘴边。最近,这“又俗又雅”的自行车似乎也要智能化了。

联想并购收官 摩托罗拉重回中国还有多远

“联想将于本周向黑莓提出收购邀约”的市场传言最终并没有落地,而久未更新的摩托罗拉官微10月30日早上提前发了一条意味深长的“滴答”微博,似乎在暗示什么事情进入倒计时。

Windows 10:未来系统更新和应用下载可通过点对点方式分发

版本号为9926的Windows 10系统发布之后,微软正积极通过Feedback应用收集来自Windows Insider用户的反馈意见,不断丰富和完善系统的界面和功能。

Toyota's Making Airline Seats That Can Adjust to Any Body Type

It’s a really good question: Why can’t airline seats be as comfortable, durable and adjustable as the ones in cars? In a partnership with All Nippon Airways, Toyota has come up with a new seat design it claims can make a “wide range of body sizes” comfortable. In economy, no less. Read more.

微软:请叫我Android预装服务提供商

在3月份的时候,微软曾宣布与12家硬件厂商合作,这些硬件厂商生产的Android设备上将预装微软的Office […]

11 TechCrunch Stories You Don’t Want To Miss This Week

This week in tech, we got introduced to Apple Music, learned that Microsoft and AOL will enter a partnership, and much more. These are the stories to catch you up on this week’s news. Read More

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