Braswell 14nm Atom graphics supports DirectX 12
Published in Notebooks


4K times 2K resolution too

Braswell 14nm Atom is coming to notebooks / netbooks in Q3 2015, with a new iGPU in tow. 

Windows 10 gets Cortana, new Start menu
Published in News
Friday, 30 January 2015 15:01

Windows 10 gets Cortana, new Start menu


New Preview Release 9926 tested

After Windows 8's lack of success and Windows 8.1 being a bandaid on a slit throat, Microsoft seems to have come back with something rather good for Windows 10.. 

Windows 10 preview runs DirectX 12
Published in Games
Tuesday, 27 January 2015 15:39

Windows 10 preview runs DirectX 12


Call of Duty Advanced Warfare runs on Intel HD 5000


We spent most of the day tinkering with the Windows 10 preview release, Build 9926, which is the latest build that brings a few new things, including the Cortana voice assistant and DirectX 12. 

DirectX 12 will run most current GPUs just fine
Published in Games


Latest GPUs only needed to unlock the full potential

Microsoft said during the Windows 10 demo that most current graphics cards or those defined as DirectX 11/11.1 cards will take advantage of a great number of the DirectX 12 features, but if you want to unlock he full potential of DirectX 12, you will need a graphics card that is a true DirectX 12 card with a DirectX 12 capable GPU.

Monday, 17 November 2014 10:40

Windows 7 will support DirectX 12

AMD said it “misspoke”



And henceforth the polar bears rejoiced

AMD scores some big titles, including GTA V



Johan Andersson talks Mantle in Battlefield 4

Friday, 02 May 2014 09:17

Mantle API goes private Beta



Select pre-screened members only

New GPUs needed to fully support it