Direct 2D and DirectWrite Demos

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Kam Vedbrat, formerely a Windows UX guy, just demonstrated some great new features in Direct 2D and DirectWrite for smoothing fonts. Kam also demonstrated the new Gabriola font included in Windows 7. DirectWrite: ...

Gore Verbinski to Direct "BioShock"

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Universal and Gore Verbinski will be bringing BioShock to the big screen. Variety is reporting that Universal and Gore Verbinski have worked out a deal with 2K to bring the company's smash-hit BioShock to the...

New Direct Feed Crysis Trailer

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A new Crysis direct feed, high resolution Crysis Trailer from GC has surfaced. Shown is some amazing game footage with more of the most life-life graphics seen yet in a game. For those of...

Direct X 10 Details Emerge

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Direct X is a platform introduced back in 1995 to persuade DOS programmers to write games that run on Windows. Over the 11 years that have followed, Direct X has evolved along with the massive...

Direct Connect 2 2.01

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Direct Connect offers a community-oriented, open, user-controlled network. Moreover, its network architecture is built on a peer-to-peer foundation; users run, control, and maintain the network. Users are able to share any type of file -...

Microsoft goes direct to drive profits

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Microsoft has a new strategy to boost its sales and fend off rivals: go direct. During the past two years, the Redmond, Wash.-based giant has increased the amount of software it sells through...

Direct Connect for MacOS X 1.1.0

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Direct Connect brings Macs and PCs one step closer by allowing them to seamlessly peer with one another on our unsurpassed file-sharing network. Direct Connect offers a community-oriented, open, user-controlled network. Moreover, its network architecture...

Direct X gets a new home

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The Microsoft DirectX® Web site has evolved into something new—and, we hope, much improved. Our goals were to provide you with a better Web experience and make it easier for you to find the content...

Direct X 9 Soon!

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Dear DirectX Beta Tester, We appreciate your interest in testing DirectX 9.0 and look forward to working with you in the near future. The DirectX 9.0 beta releases will be available via download...

Direct X RC2! UPDATED

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Release Candidate 2 (October 6) Build (0710) For the RC2 release, we have provided you with the DirectX 8.1 Runtime and SDK downloads. Your assistance in quickly evaluating the quality of this...

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