Microsoft news recap: Twitch streamer Ninja moves to Mixer, Xbox Getting 60 new games over the next 40 days, and more

Jack Wilkinson

Microsoft India

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!

Samsung could soon pre-install Microsoft phone apps as the two companies expand their partnership

As Microsoft and Samsung look to expand their partnership, it has been revealed that Samsung could begin to pre-install Microsoft’s suite of apps on its devices. Next week is Samsung’s Unpacked event, in which it is thought Microsoft could be taking the stage.


Bombshell: Twitch superstar Ninja is going to stream exclusively on Mixer

In a large boost for Microsoft’s streaming service, Mixer, one of Twitch’s biggest streamers, Ninja, is switching to Mixer to stream exclusively.

Microsoft’s social learning platform Flipgrid gets a major revamp

Flipgrid, a social learning platform acquired by Microsoft in June, is receiving a major revamp. It brings a bunch of new features including the Flipgrid Camera, which offers the ability to enhance videos with Live Inking, Stickers, and more.

Shorts Flipgrid 31July2019

Microsoft’s Xbox One is getting 60 new video games over the next 40 days, New promotion announced

Over the next 40 days, Xbox One is set to receive 60 new video games. During the release window, Microsoft has announced the Summer Spotlight promotion which gives the opportunity to earn bonus Microsoft Rewards points and win prizes.

Xbox One Summer Spotlight

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