Xbox is a product from Microsoft. Microsoft is well known company for selling computer software that use to run computer with their Microsoft Windows operating system. Microsoft decided they want to expand their business and compete Sony and Nintendo.
Kevin Bachus, Seamus Blackley, Otto Berkes, and Ted Hase are the key person who successfully sell the idea of Xbox to Bill Gates in 1998. Xbox name originally named as DirectX Box. DirectX is a technology from Microsoft that use in handling multimedia content.
Their first teaser for the Xbox were shown by Bill Gates in March 2000 during Game Developers Conference. Although many people are skeptical about the new Xbox, Microsoft continue to develop their gaming console system.
After two years of development, they launch the first Xbox at the 2001 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas with Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson and Bill Gates were on stage revealing the new product from Microsoft that is part of world gaming history.
(Source Digital Trends)