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Windows 8.1 Update 2 references found in Windows 10
The mystery update revealed?

Windows 8.1 Update 2 references found in Windows 10

John Callaham 87

References to a now cancelled "Windows 8.1 Update 2" release have now been found inside the code for the Windows 10 Technical Preview that was launched earlier this week by Microsoft. Microsoft had launched Windows 8.1 Update 1 in the spring of 2014 that added some improvements for using the Modern UI interface with a mouse and keyboard. In August, it issued a small update for the OS...

Microsoft confirms Windows 10 to ship with DirectX 12
Unreal Engine support added as well

Microsoft confirms Windows 10 to ship with DirectX 12

John Callaham 45

It's not exactly a surprise, but Microsoft has now officially confirmed that the final version of Windows 10 will indeed ship with DirectX 12, the latest entry in the company's PC game graphics API. While Microsoft first announced DirectX 12 several months ago, this is the first time the company has stated publicly it will be a part of the final Windows 10 launch, which is scheduled...