Microsoft just memorialized its failed attempt to buy Nintendo in 1999 by sharing a letter it sent the Japanese gaming giant


Before Microsoft launched the Xbox in 2001, the company tried to buy gaming giant Nintendo.Nintendo executives reportedly “laughed their asses off” at Microsoft’s entreaties.Microsoft just published a letter it sent to Nintendo about the deal in an Xbox retrospective.Get the latest tech trends & innovations — delivered daily to your […]

US jobless claims plunge to 199,000, lowest in 52 years


US jobless claims hit 52-year low after seasonal adjustments The number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits plummeted last week to the lowest level in more than half a century, another sign that the U.S.job market is rebounding rapidly from last year’s coronavirus recession By PAUL WISEMAN AP Economics November […]

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