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Next iteration of Microsoft's game programming interfaces to be discussed at the Game Developer Conference on March 20, according to a Microsoft tease.
The latest flavor of the API suite that enables 3D animation and other multimedia effects remains exclusive to Windows 8 as Microsoft has no plans to port it over to Windows 7.
Microsoft Patch Tuesday preview shows that one of six security updates slated for next week will target critical hole in DirectX.
New hole in DirectX could allow an attacker to take control of a computer if the user visits a site and runs a maliciously crafted QuickTime file.
The cross-platform graphics interface adds support for tesselation and better general-purpose computation.
Microsoft revises critical DirectX-related security bulletins.
AMD demonstrates its next-generation GPU for Windows 7
Lamenting the current state of DirectX 10, why it will take a while to see true DX10 games, and why CNET Labs doesn't benchmark with DX10 games yet.
AMD announces new Radeon HD 5800 series 3D graphics cards.
More DirectX 10 info comes to light