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DirectX 12: Microsoft Introduces Variable Rate Shading for an Easy 14% Frame Rate Increase

Microsoft's implementation of Variable Rate Shading in the DirectX 12 API is likely to bring the feature to countless more games, with up to 20% performance improvements.

Microsoft Brings DirectX 12 to Windows 7 Despite End of Support in 2020

Less than a year before Windows 7 support ends, Microsoft has released DirectX 12 for World of Warcraft and other titles.
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Microsoft Transforms 3D Gaming Graphics with DirectX Raytracing API

The DirectX Raytracing API fills in the gaps of rasterization to deliver a more complete 3D modelling and is compatible with leading game engines.
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Microsoft Discusses Fault-Finding DirectX 12 Improvements Through Fall Creators Update

DirectX 12 on Windows 10 now comes with two new improvements from the Fall Creators Update, giving dev’s more control over managing crashes.

Windows 10 Fall Creators Update Solves DirectX Memory Allocation Error

Windows 10 will now allow the DirectX API to accurately report allocated memory for games, solving a persistent problem that has been observed since Windows 8.
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Microsoft Simplifies Multi-GPU Support for DirectX 12 Developers

A new abstraction for DirectX 12 allows developers to mount multiple video cards without needing deep coding, with Microsoft to debut the feature soon.
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Microsoft’s Universal Windows Platform Titles get Framerate Boost from DirectX Update

DirectX has announced an update for Windows 10 that will give Universal Windows Platform (UWP) games a high framerate to improve graphics and gameplay.
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Microsoft Betting on HDR Screens and DirectX 12

Microsoft has already shown that it is committed to DirectX 12, using the API for gaming on Windows, but the company does admit there is a way to go before it is as good as it can be.

Microsoft’s April Patch Tuesday Fixes Two Windows Zero-Days

Microsoft says its Patch Tuesday rollup includes fixes for two vulnerabilities in Windows that have been actively exploited.
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Microsoft Rolls out Fix after Security Essentials Breaks on Windows 7 and 8.1

Issues preventing scans on Windows Defender and Security Essentials functioning have been resolved with a new definition update. Signatures in a previous definition update appear to have caused the problem.

Microsoft Appears to Be Testing Native Xbox One Games on Windows 10

A recent State of Decay release indicates support for native Xbox One games on Windows 10, with several related Xbox services making an appearance to enable it.

Windows 10 IoT Gets ‘Major Step Forward’ with October 2018 Update

Windows 10 for IoT has received new servicing options machine learning upgrades, Azure IoT Edge integrations, and much more.
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Nvidia Scanner to Bring One-Click Overclock to GeForce RTX 2080 Cards

Nvidia's GeForce RTX cards will soon be able to overclock automatically via a new Nvidia Scanner API, with support for older cards also planned.

Intel GPU Driver Update Fixes YouTube Color Problem and Boosts Game Performance

Intel has launched a new GPU driver update for Windows 10 machines running the last three generation of Core processors.

Windows 10 Insider Build 17074 Introduces Quiet Hours, Variable Fonts, and More

Windows 10 Build 17074 brings hundreds of tweaks, including a better reading view in Edge, Near Share improvements, and Settings tweaks. The update gives users a look at what's coming with the Redstone 4 update.
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Microsoft Wins Wrongful Determination Case Filed by Former Employees

George Engstrom and John Stockwell claim Microsoft retaliated against them for raising red flags against another employee, but a U.S. court dismissed the case.
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Microsoft´s Surface Pro 5 Might Miss Intel´s Kaby Lake

Rumors around a trailer of the upcoming movie Alien: Covenant suggests Microsoft’s highly-anticipated tablet might be featuring an AMD chipset instead of Intel hardware.
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Intel Announces Vulkan Support for Windows 10 PCs

Vulkan support is now available on Intel chips in the Kaby Lake, Skylake, and Apollo Lake families. The availability means Windows 10 PCs will be better equipped for intensive gaming and virtual reality.
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Microsoft Brings PIX Debugging Tool to Windows

Not to be confused with the Pix camera tool, PIX is a long-time Xbox tuning debugging service that is now in beta on Windows. The tool allows developers to analyse DirectX12 games with several mode captures available.
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Windows Holographic App Details Microsoft’s VR Experience PC Requirements

Microsoft’s plans to make Windows 10 an accessible VR environment are taking shape. A new Windows Holographic First Run app in Windows 10 Preview 14971 shows base spec requirements for PCs running the VR experience.


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