Wash. – Microsoft (NASD: MSFT) has signed a
deal to make content from Disney’s (NYSE: DIS) ESPN sports network available on Xbox Live,
the service for its Xbox 360 video game console. The deal will give subscribers
to Microsoft’s $50-per-year Xbox Live Gold service access to over 3,500 live
sporting events, provided their ISP offers the ESPN3 service.
(Los Angeles Times)