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Windows 10 Fall Creator's Update Brings Improvements For PC Gamers

By Chris Jarrard, Oct 18, 2017 9:20am PDT

Some attention paid is better than nothing.


"Eh, I won't. that thing gets in the way of other overlay functionality I actually won't."

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All the VR Apps and Games Available for Windows MR Launch Day

By Charles Singletary, Oct 17, 2017 11:40am PDT

The Windows MR headsets from Dell, Acer, HP, and Lenovo have a solid software ecosystem for early adopters to pick from.


Windows MR HMDS Launch Today, More VR Options Abound

By Charles Singletary, Oct 17, 2017 10:20am PDT

VR democratization commence! Four headsets are available for your purchase online and in local establishments with a fifth available for pre-order.


Windows 10 Task Manager Will Track GPU Usage

By Chris Jarrard, Sep 05, 2017 9:20am PDT

The updated Task Manager is available with Windows Insider Preview.


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Asus Shares Its Microsoft Mixed Reality Headset

By Charles Singletary, Aug 31, 2017 10:55am PDT

Asus drops details on its contribution to Microsoft's mission to democratize virtual reality.


Sea of Thieves Will Be Playable on Laptops and Potatoes

By Chris Jarrard, Aug 30, 2017 11:50am PDT

Rare’s high seas adventure can run at 4K and not so 4K.


"The Forza Horizon 3 team borrowed some of that tech for the waves on their beaches."

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Microsoft Announces New Surface Pro, Touts Unit as 'Most Versatile Laptop'

By David Craddock, May 23, 2017 11:40am PDT

Launching on June 15, the new Surface Pro gets 13.5 hours of battery life.


"I'm interested. It's not like I need to have a better pen but the Surface Pro 4 pen drives me ..."

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Windows 10 Game Mode coming to Windows Insiders this week

By David Craddock, Jan 25, 2017 3:20pm PST

Microsoft explained more of the mode's particulars, such as gameplay streaming with Beam.


PSA: Windows 10 Update KB3213936 Can Cripple Multi-Monitor Gaming

By Jason Faulkner, Jan 12, 2017 9:35am PST

This Windows 10 update is causing multi-monitor systems to have major issues.


"yeah, it's damn near a requirement. i make touch-screen apps for our show hosts to use on-air. i ..."

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Microsoft announces Windows 10 Creators Update for Spring 2017 release

By Daniel Perez, Oct 26, 2016 7:17am PDT

Windows 10 will be receiving its next major update, called its Creators Update, in Spring 2017.


Upcoming Xbox One Preview Update Comes With Improved Social and Party Features

By Brittany Vincent, Jan 19, 2016 10:15am PST

Go on, get your Avatar on!


"Where is my streaming to Youtube option, where is my Game-DVR unfucked fix? ARGH!"

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Gamescom 2015: Watch Microsoft's Xbox press conference here

By Daniel Perez, Aug 04, 2015 6:26am PDT

Microsoft is scheduled to take the stage at Gamescom this year, so be sure to tune in to find out what the company has in store.


Microsoft reveals six separate Windows 10 Editions will launch this summer

By Daniel Perez, May 13, 2015 1:30pm PDT

Microsoft has upped the amount of SKUs its Windows OS will be spread across as Windows 10 will launch six different versions.


"Because, through past experience, MS has learned that customers love being blasted with as many ..."

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Windows 10 launches this summer

By Daniel Perez, Mar 18, 2015 10:02am PDT

Microsoft has announced its next OS, Windows 10, is expected to be released this summer.


Xbox One controller getting wireless adapter for Windows this year

By Daniel Perez, Mar 04, 2015 1:38pm PST

Microsoft is finally giving us the wireless adapter we've wanted for its Xbox One controller.


"Thanks for the heads up. It's been a crazy couple of days for news. "

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