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Microsoft Demos Touch-Optimized Desktop in Latest Windows 10 Insider Build

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Microsoft’s touch-friendly tile UI arrived in Windows 8 where it was forced upon everyone all the time. Microsoft learned its lesson from that, and Windows ...

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Microsoft Makes It Easier to Bring DirectX 12 Games to Windows 7

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. When Microsoft launched Windows 10, it made its stance on DirectX 12 clear: Windows 10 would be the only OS that supported the company’s latest ...

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Not Dead Yet: Microsoft Issues Critical Security Patch for Windows XP

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. The incredible success of Windows XP has been something of a double-edged sword for Microsoft. On one hand, it dominated the desktop PC space for ...

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Microsoft Blocks May 2019 Windows Update on PCs With USB Storage, SD Cards

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Microsoft has announced that the upcoming Windows 10 May 2019 Update will not be available to anyone who has USB storage or an SD card ...

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Microsoft Brings DX12 to Windows 7 to Power World of Warcraft

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. When Microsoft launched Windows 10, it made one thing very clear: DirectX 12 and its support for low overhead draw calls and better overall CPU ...

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Latest Windows 10 Update Kills Performance in Some Games

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. If you recently updated your Windows 10 PC and are now having problems in certain games, it may not be anything on your system that ...

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Intel Adds Support for Universal Windows Drivers With Latest Graphics Release

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Intel has released a new version of its Windows 10 Graphics Driver, but there are some things to be aware of before you download and ...

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Microsoft Halts Rollout of Windows 10 October Update

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. After numerous reports of data loss when upgrading to Windows 10 Build 1809 (also known as the October Update), Microsoft has paused its rollout. While ...

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Microsoft Can’t Decide If Windows 10 Has 700 Million Active Devices Yet

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. We’re coming up on three years since the launch of Windows 10, which was intended as Microsoft’s comeback after the abysmal performance of Windows 8 ...

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The Oculus Rift Will Soon Only Work on Windows 10 PCs

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Beloved Facebook subsidiary Oculus has announced that going forward, the Oculus Rift  will only support Windows 10 systems once the Rift Core 2.0 update drops. ...

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