Neowin News Feed for: 32-bit Neowin News Feed for: 32-bit en-us Neowin Ignition News (Managing Editor) (Neowin Developers) 5 Valve's Dota 2 to drop support for 32-bit systems, DirectX 9, and OpenGL <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Valve is planning to remove support for a number of aging configurations in Dota 2, including 32-bit systems, DirectX 9, and OpenGL. The changes will roll out in the coming months. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Pulasthi Ariyasinghe) Fri, 17 Sep 2021 15:06:01 +0000 Microsoft Weekly: Release branches, Halo 2 again on PC, and available Surfaces <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>This week saw the release of a bunch of Surface devices, Halo 2 Anniversary on PC, the May 2020 Update to MSDN and so much more. Be sure to check out our overview to catch up on all the news. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Florin Bodnarescu ) Sun, 17 May 2020 13:56:02 +0000 Microsoft is beginning to phase out 32-bit support for Windows 10 <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Microsoft has updated its documentation to say that beginning with the Windows 10 May 2020 Update, it will no longer be offering 32-bit versions of the operating system to OEMs for new PCs. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Rich Woods) Wed, 13 May 2020 15:48:01 +0000 Linux Mint 20 Ulyana ISOs will only be available in 64-bit <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Linux Mint 20 has been codenamed Ulyana. All subsequent releases in the 20.x series will also likely start with the letter &#039;U&#039;. The project also reiterated that it will drop 32-bit ISO support. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Wed, 01 Apr 2020 01:16:01 +0000 Kodi 19 will get tvOS support but will drop iOS 32-bit <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The Kodi team has announced that 32-bit iOS devices will lose support beginning with Kodi 19. This update will bring support for two Apple TV devices and the accompanying Siri remote. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Tue, 17 Mar 2020 13:46:02 +0000 Linux Mint 20 will ditch 32-bit architecture following Canonical's recent announcement <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Linux Mint&#039;s Clement Lefebvre has announced that Linux Mint 20 will ship without support for 32-bit computers. Computers with 64-bit CPUs have been out since 2003 so it shouldn&#039;t affect many people. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Wed, 03 Jul 2019 04:50:01 +0000 Google is killing off 32-bit Android Studio next year <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Today, Google announced that moving forward, it will only support 64-bit versions of Android Studio. The 32-bit version will be deprecated at the end of the year, and will be discontinued in 2020. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Rich Woods) Tue, 11 Jun 2019 20:42:02 +0000 Google announces deadlines for the transition to 64-bit Android apps <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Google has announced deadlines for its transition to 64-bit applications in the Play Store. It is important to note that unlike Apple, support for 32-bit applications has not been phased out. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Usama Jawad) Wed, 16 Jan 2019 08:48:01 +0000 AMD ends driver support for 32-bit versions of Windows <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>After its rival Nvidia did the same earlier this year, AMD has now dropped support for 32-bit versions of Windows in its graphics drivers, as 64-bit flavors now largely dominate the market. <a href="">Read more...</a> (João Carrasqueira) Thu, 25 Oct 2018 14:44:01 +0000 Nvidia to end driver support for 32-bit operating systems this month <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Nvidia announced plans to end support for 32-bit operating systems at the end of last year, but it wasn&#039;t made clear until when. The company will provide critical security updates until January 2019. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Steven Parker) Mon, 09 Apr 2018 08:58:01 +0000 Ubuntu 17.10 for desktop won't ship a 32-bit version <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Ubuntu 17.10 Artful Aardvark will not ship with a 32-bit edition leaving many older devices high and dry. Luckily other flavors of Ubuntu haven&#039;t announced anything similar so you can use those. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Thu, 28 Sep 2017 19:10:01 +0000 Apple reminds developers that all Mac and iOS 11 apps must support 64-bit <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>At WWDC 2017, Apple announced that it will drop support for 32-bit apps. It has now once again posted reminders about this major transition, saying that macOS and iOS 11 apps must support 64-bit. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Usama Jawad) Thu, 29 Jun 2017 06:04:01 +0000 iOS 11 will not support 32-bit apps <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>While Apple didn&#039;t explicitly say it during its WWDC 2017 keynote this morning, the iOS 11 Developer Beta doesn&#039;t support 32-bit apps, and going forward, future versions won&#039;t either. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Rich Woods) Mon, 05 Jun 2017 21:56:11 +0000 LG G6 to offer a 32-bit Quad DAC for 'exceptional' sound balance <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>LG has confirmed that its upcoming flagship device, the G6, will feature an upgraded 32-bit Quad DAC compared to the one in last year&#039;s V20, to deliver audiophile-level sound quality to its users. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Muhammad Zaid Tariq) Mon, 13 Feb 2017 16:42:02 +0000 Next major Tails release will require a 64-bit processor <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The maintainers of the privacy-oriented OS, Tails, have announced that with the release of Tails 3.0, computers with 32-bit processors will no longer be supported. Tails 3.0 is due June 13, 2017. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Sat, 04 Feb 2017 02:28:02 +0000