Neowin News Feed for: Libraries Neowin News Feed for: Libraries en-us Neowin Ignition News (Managing Editor) (Neowin Developers) 5 Google announces Android Game Development Kit <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Google has revealed its Android Game Development Kit (AGDK), which is a set of tools and libraries to make game development easier and optimize the delivery and performance of games. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Usama Jawad) Tue, 13 Jul 2021 04:10:01 +0000 Internet Archive boosts open-access book references on Wikipedia <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Internet Archive has announced that books on its lending platform can now be directly cited in Wikipedia articles. This gives users direct access to more primary sources, helping scholars. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Wed, 30 Oct 2019 01:48:01 +0000 Confirmed: Windows Blue ditches "Computer" for "This PC" <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1401505144windows-8.1-start.png" alt="" /></div>The Windows Server 2012 R2 Preview has revealed changes that we expected: &quot;Computer&quot; has been renamed to &quot;This PC&quot;, while Libraries are hidden by default in favor of top-level folders. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Tim Schiesser) Tue, 25 Jun 2013 07:46:06 +0000 'Computer' renamed to 'This PC' in latest Windows 8.1 build <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/552930922windows-8.1-icon-pink.png" alt="" /></div>A screenshot from an unspecified build of Windows 8.1 has revealed some minor changes, including a renaming of &#039;Computer&#039; to &#039;This PC&#039;, and a removal of the Libraries feature in favor of folders <a href="">Read more...</a> (Tim Schiesser) Fri, 10 May 2013 02:06:41 +0000 Amazon Kindle can now access free books from libraries <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/501746247f.jpg" alt="" /></div>Amazon announced today that owners of its Kindle eReader and apps will now be able to borrow and read free books from over 11,000 public libraries via the Overdrive service. <a href="">Read more...</a> (John Callaham) Thu, 22 Sep 2011 01:53:29 +0000 DirectX 10 Compatibility Libraries Preview <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The Alky Project is a set of DirectX 10 compatibility libraries, pioneered by Cody Brocious, a 19 year old software reverse-engineer from San Diego. These libraries allow the use of DirectX 10 games on... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Mon, 23 Apr 2007 11:28:51 +0000 Google adds major libraries to its database <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Google will expand its ability for searching books by working with Stanford and Harvard Universities, among others, to digitize out-of-print and copyrighted works. On Tuesday, the Mountain View, Calif.-based is expected to... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Tue, 14 Dec 2004 16:45:31 +0000 Seagate: storage future means libraries in your pocket <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>HARD DRIVE giant Seagate is set to present research findings this week which mean storage capacities of 50 terabits a square inch are within the grasp of technologists. It will present its findings on March... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Daniel Fleshbourne) Tue, 23 Mar 2004 10:36:34 +0000