Microsoft Exec: PS4 Pro Competes With Xbox One S, not Xbox One X

Microsoft Exec: PS4 Pro Competes With Xbox One S, not Xbox One X

Microsoft’s Xbox One X, née Project Scorpio, has been a major topic at E3 2017. As we’ve previously written, the updated console packs considerably more firepower than anything Sony currently has on the market, though it’ll also debut at a higher $ 499 price as opposed to the PS4 Pro’s $ 399. According to Microsoft’s Phil Spencer, that premium position is no accident. It’s a reflection of who the Xbox One X is meant to appeal…

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Amazon's Spotify rival competes on price

Amazon's Spotify rival competes on price

Amazon has launched a second music streaming service in the US. In an unusual step, Amazon Music Unlimited is being offered at a discounted price if its use is restricted to the company’s voice-controlled speakers. Echo owners who take this option would pay less than half the monthly fee of an Apple Music, Spotify, Google Play or Tidal subscription. One expert said Amazon was not trying to poach customers from rivals. But it was seeking…

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