The next generation of Microsoft DirectX is officially announced at an event in San Francisco called Game Developers Conference. Microsoft claims the Application Programming Interface (API) inside DirectX 12 is faster and more efficient than its predecessor.
Based on calculations obtained through 3DMark, Microsoft DirectX 12 is capable in providing 50% increment in terms of hardware utilization on a PC. In other words, game developers will be more freely to utilize the entire computing core in graphic processing.
Some rumors spreading over the internet in the past 2 weeks said that Microsoft is going to make their own smartphone. Other source said that they are going to name the phone exactly like their tablet, Surface. Continue reading
The Xbox 720 is one of the most anticipated video game consoles this year. For Xbox fans this is more than good news since its nemesis – the PlayStation 4 was already announced in late February in some NYC event, but Microsoft thinks by stuffing the Xbox 720 with glorious and amazing features, they can steal the crowd back from Sony. So, you must be wondering, what features will the Xbox 720 have? Continue reading