Microsoft Is Closing Its Entertainment Studios, But Narrow Focus Is Likely Better For Xbox - Presented by: The Aol. On Network

Microsoft let the ax begin to fall today, announcing 18,000 in job cuts to come over the course of the next year, a move Wall Street has so far applauded. A big part of that is going to be ex-Nokia staff, but Microsoft is also shuttering its nascent Xbox Entertainment Studios, according to an email memo unearthed by ZDNet’s Mary Jo Foley.



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