Going forward, as new silicon generations are introduced, they will require the latest Windows platform at that time for support,” says Microsoft’s Terry Myerson.
It makes sense that Microsoft needs to incentivise purchasing or opting in for your free installation of Windows 10, but we can’t imagine Xbox One wireless controller support convincing anyone to migrate.
Microsoft quietly buries its best-selling modern OS.
Can you really build a comparable gaming PC for the same price as a PS4?
Microsoft says users have two years to upgrade to Windows 8.1 to continue to receive product support.
Microsoft will use the strengths of the Xbox One to boost gaming on Windows.
Windows 8.1 will launch in mid-October as a full retail package, as well as a downloadable update for existing users
Catalyst 13.10 brings improvements to Crossfire and frame pacing
Microsoft is gearing to release the first major update to Windows 8, codenamed “Blue” and officially known as Windows 8.1
Windows 8.1 is seeding to OEMs soon, and it will be a free update to Windows 8 owners.
The 13.6 Beta driver offers a lot of improvements, but only for Windows Vista, 7, and 8.
A lot of the improvements have been lifted from Xbox One development.
Microsoft confirms exclusivity for DirectX version 11.2
Lots of things have changed, but it’s still Modern UI on the surface.
A video demonstration of the technology behind Kinect shows its impressive capabilities, and it will be available on Windows