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Turner: Xbox Won't Be Profitable for a While Yet

One of Microsoft's more high-profile but (thus far, anyway) less successful attempts to be cool, the Xbox video-game console, still isn't turning a profit...and probably won't for a while, Redmond honcho Kevin Turner revealed this week.

Posted by Lee Pender on August 21, 2007 at 11:54 AM


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