Microsoft information recap: CMA provisionally concludes Activision Blizzard deal won’t hurt competitors, Bing Picture Creator launches, and extra
Microsoft information recap is a weekly characteristic highlighting the highest Microsoft information tales of the previous week. Sit again, seize some espresso, and benefit from the learn!
Bing Picture Creator formally ships in Artistic mode
Microsoft’s AI picture era instrument, Bing Picture Creator, has launched in Artistic mode, permitting customers who’ve been given entry to generate picture utilizing AI, by supplying an outline of the specified picture. It’s not limitless use, nevertheless, as customers are given a set quantity of weekly credit, however may buy extra utilizing Microsoft Rewards factors.
CMA provisionally concludes Activision Blizzard deal won’t hurt competitors, although investigation continues
In its newest replace, the UK’s Competitors and Markets Authority has provisionally conclude that Microsoft’s acquisition of Activision Blizzard wouldn’t hurt competitors. Regardless of this, the investigation will proceed earlier than the CMA makes a last conclusion on the deal.
WhatsApp rolls out new Home windows shopper with improved group calling options
WhatsApp has launched a brand new app for Home windows, with a give attention to bettering the group calling expertise. The app permits for 8 folks to be in a video name on the identical time, and audio calls with as much as 32 folks, while providing end-to-end encrypted communication.
Microsoft publicizes developer toolkit that can measure Xbox vitality consumption
In an effort to assist builders perceive how they will enhance the vitality consumption of their video games, Microsoft has introduced that it’s to introduce a brand new toolkit to measure Xbox vitality consumption.
That’s it for this week. We will probably be again subsequent week with extra Microsoft information.