Microsoft news recap: new Xbox experience on the way, Microsoft wants TikTok’s UK operations, and more

Jack Wilkinson

Microsoft news recap is a weekly feature highlighting the top Microsoft news stories of the past week. Sit back, grab some coffee, and enjoy the read!

A new Xbox experience is coming to Xbox consoles, Windows 10, and mobile devices later this year

Later this year, players of Xbox across Xbox consoles, Windows 10, and mobile devices, will start to see a new Xbox experience. Bringing a whole new, more universal design across Xbox platforms and apps..

Minecraft gets new Jurassic World DLC

Minecraft has received a new DLC pack, Jurassic World, allowing you to explore the pre-historic from the comfort of your home. 21 skins and over 60 dinosaurs are included in the pack.

Oracle reportedly joins the race to acquire TikTok operations, Microsoft wants UK, too, and the clock keeps ticking

The race for TikTok’s operations on the back of a possible US ban are not showing any signs of slowing, with Oracle having reportedly put its hat into the ring to acquire TikTok’s operations. At the same time, it is reported that Microsoft is looking to acquire TikTok’s UK operations as well.

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Microsoft Flight Simulator is now live on Windows 10 to buy or play for free with Xbox Game Pass

This week saw the launch of Microsoft Flight Simulator, its latest foray into the flight simulation game market. It’s included within Xbox Game Pass, allowing subscribers to play it for free on Windows 10.

That’s it for this week. We will be back next week with more Microsoft news.