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The final release of DirectX 12 and Windows 10 is months away but if you're itching to test your system's DX12 theoretical performance today, here's how you can do it.
A unified sensor interface will allow Windows 10 devices to support a slew of new environmental, biometric, proximity and motion sensors.
Developers can start testing Windows 10's adaptive user interface and other features in the new Visual Studio preview.
Microsoft's years of missed mobile opportunities have taken a toll, but it's not too late for a comeback
8K displays aren't here yet, but Microsoft's looking forward with Windows 10.
Microsoft's trying to bury Windows 7, and now Apple's Boot Camp is, too
PC vendors may not have to include a Secure Boot toggle with Windows 10, raising a bigger barrier for alternative operating systems.
Microsoft tries to walk the line between condoning piracy and converting illegitimate users.
It took one week from Adobe's fix to mass exploitation for a recent Flash Player flaw
Qualcomm's DragonBoard 410c provides GPS, Wi-Fi and other features that Raspberry Pi 2 doesn't have
The scare of a second Heartbleed was unjustified
Upgrades include simplifying the virtual desktop process, improving image management features, and squashing a mess o'bugs.
Phones with screens up to 8 inches diagonally? Tablets as small as 7 inches? Microsoft sets some broad, overlapping spec ranges for mobile devices, especially Windows 10 for phones.