Category: quietly

Xbox Quietly Abandons Monthly 20/20 Showcase Strategy
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Xbox Quietly Abandons Monthly 20/20 Showcase Strategy

Microsoft has quietly abandoned the Xbox 20/20 format it introduced back in May. The company cited a need to be more flexible in how it delivers information and engages with fans. Microsoft said it would opt for a varied slate of events, including YouTube videos, Xbox Wire updates, dedicated showcases, and more. Microsoft has quietly…

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Sony Quietly Fixes PlayStation’s Biggest Failing – Cross-Play
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Sony Quietly Fixes PlayStation’s Biggest Failing – Cross-Play

Sony has finally fixed its biggest PlayStation failing, albeit indirectly and with little fanfare. In what has been an arduous and at times painful feet dragging slog spanning multiple years, PlayStation 4’s cross-play functionality is now no longer in the beta stage as reported by Wired. Sony is now allowing developers to implement cross-platform capabilities…

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The US Quietly Printed $75 Billion out of Thin Air (For the Banks). This Is Why Bitcoin Matters – CCN.com
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The US Quietly Printed $75 Billion out of Thin Air (For the Banks). This Is Why Bitcoin Matters – CCN.com

The Federal Reserve Bank of New York very quietly handed out $75 billion in cash to the banks on Wednesday in a process known as a ‘repurchase operation,’ or repo.  This emergency measure hasn’t been used at scale for a decade, since the last financial crisis. It’s a reminder of the central banks’ power to…

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