Sony has sold Sony Online Entertainment to an investment firm, the company announced this afternoon. Sounds like we'll be seeing games like EverQuest and H1Z1 on multiple platforms in the near future—including the Xbox.
Minecon - the official Minecraft convention - is coming to London this July. It runs 4th-5th at the ExCel centre, with space for 10,000 people. Mojang's site has a few further details. Tickets will go on sale this month, exact date TBC.