Microsoft is reportedly in talks to acquire the massively popular chat-room app Discord, for a price tag of $10 billion.
- Discord has become a favorite app for video gamers who use it to host text, voice, or video chat while playing. It has more than 100 million monthly active users worldwide.
- Microsoft has been pushing more resources into the gaming industry, including its recent acquisition of major game studio Bethesda Softworks.
- Why is Microsoft trying to push more into the video games industry? How did the pandemic affect your gaming habits?
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