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.
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 social-networking company filed documents saying it will price its shares at between $17 and $20 when it goes public, likely next month, raising as much as $1.6 billion.
New update adds Apple's new iTunes Radio feature to the desktop version of iTunes, just ahead of when the feature's coming to the company's mobile devices.
Chipmaker's third-quarter revenue climbs 18 percent year-over-year to $11.1 billion, while profits also shoot up over the previous year.
This story initially gave an incorrect figure for Intel's revenue in the third quarter of last year. Last year's Q3 revenue was $9.4 billion.
Sony's bold experiment--a high-end luxury system with essentially Netbook components--makes an enviable coffee shop conversation piece, but one that includes some serious sticker shock.
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.