Tag: <span>Microsoft</span>

In other news: Microsoft is still as clueless about PC Gaming as ever

Microsoft doesn’t have much in terms of games on their App store, but if anyone is contemplating buying either their version or the Steam version it’s pretty much a no brainer. You can buy Rise of the Tomb Raider from Steam, or you can buy it from Microsoft. The price …

Microsoft’s attempt to make PC Gamers happy

Microsoft is developing a Surface Notebook for gamers! This low-end, gamer-friendly Surface Book, which includes 8GB of RAM and 128GB of storage, costs $1,699 (£1,100 or AU$2,350). That’s $200 more than the same model without the GeForce chip. This new version is set for release Monday, the official launch date …

Microsoft admits to neglecting the PC gaming platform

It’s been far beyond obvious for a quite some time that Microsoft hasn’t exactly had much interest in the PC Gaming market. Not when they have been trying to sell a console, and the failure of GFWL not only proves this but also this article where Microsoft basically wishes they …

The new Direct X will be a Windows 8/XBox One Exclusive.

Microsoft really knows how to push people to their product: Microsoft has confirmed that DirectX 11.2, the next-generation version of its application programming interface (API) and hardware abstraction layer (HAL) for multimedia devices will be exclusive to Windows 8.1 and its Xbox One console. All I have to say to …

Bill Gates wants YOU to make a next gen condom.

Coming soon: The SexBox 360 Now, with a $100,00 grant offered through the Grand Challenges in Global Health Program, the Gateses are hoping to find “anyone — students, scientists or entrepreneurs” to reinvent the condom. It’s your time to shine, Ballmer. Hopefully these new condoms won’t have the same security …