Old Rivals Microsoft and Sony Team Up to Take on New Rivals

In an unlikely pairing, rivals Microsoft and Sony announced last week that they would cooperate on video gaming and cloud data services. The partnership, which would have been inconceivable years ago, comes as both companies jockey for an early lead in cloud gaming, an emerging business that frees gamers from having to download game software […]

Rivals Microsoft and Sony Strike Pact for Gaming, Cloud Services

Microsoft Corp. and Sony Corp., bitter rivals in the game console market, are exploring partnerships in cloud-computing and artificial intelligence, including the use of Microsoft’s Azure for their own video and content-streaming services. By working together, the two companies aim to provide more enhanced entertainment experiences for their customers worldwide, including building better platforms for […]

‘Leaving Neverland’ Could Hurt Sony’s $250 Million Deal to Distribute Michael Jackson’s Music

When Sony entered a $250 million seven-year deal to distribute recordings of the late pop star Michael Jackson, it didn’t know that the documentary Leaving Neverland that ran on HBO would cast a pall over Jackson’s reputation, the Wall Street Journal reported. The result could be a negative impact on sales and uses of Jackson’s […]