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Microsoft Reportedly in Talks to Acquire Messaging Platform Discord

Wibbitz - Technology
Microsoft Reportedly in Talks to Acquire Messaging Platform Discord. According to Bloomberg News, Discord has been exploring a sale and has reached out to potential buyers. People familiar with the reported talks say that Microsoft is set to purchase the company for more than $10 billion. VentureBeat also reported that the messaging platform is already in final talks with a buyer. One source close to the matter told Bloomberg News that Discord is more likely to go public than to sell. The COVID-19 pandemic has boosted the appeal of gaming companies, as many people turned to video games during quarantine. Both Microsoft and Discord have yet to comment on the sale