Parallels has released version 16 of its Parallels Desktop virtualization software for Macs. It brings major performance improvements, better support for OpenGL and DirectX 11 apps, and more.
The first title to support DirectX 12 has released today on Steam Early Access. 'Ashes of the Singularity' is a new title from Stardock, which sees massive improvements thanks to DX12 technology.
Futuremark has announced that it will be adding a new benchmark demo to its 3DMark program, Sky Driver, made to test out DirectX 11 performance on gaming laptops and mid-range PCs.
NVIDIA has released new beta drivers for its GeForce graphics chip with claims they will boost performance in some PC games by as much as 71 percent under DirectX 11 and even beat AMD's Mantle.
NVIDIA showed off a demo of its upcoming Kepler Mobile processor during its Investors Day event this week, showing that the chip can run DirectX 11-based PC games such as Battlefield 3.
A Microsoft employee has written that the company has no plans to bring DirectX11.1, released as part of Windows 8, to Windows 7, but a Microsoft spokesperson would not comment on the company's plans.
NVIDIA has launched a new version of its in-house benchmarking tool Dawn, titled A New Dawn, that's designed to show off DirectX 11 graphics for its high end graphics cards.
Futuremark has released the first trailer showing off what users of the upcoming Windows 8-based version of the 3DMark benchmarking software can expect to see when it is released.
Unity has announced plans to release Unity 4, the next major version of its popular game graphics engine. It will include DirectX 11 support along with Linux game creation support.
A couple of new PC screenshots taken from Max Payne 3 have been released showing the game off in all it's DirectX 11 2560x1578 resolution glory. We also have an updated set of tested system specs.
The PC version of Call of Duty: Black Ops II will support DirectX 11 graphics, according to a new post from Activision's social media manager on his blog. There's no word yet on PC dedicated servers.
New gameplay screenshots from Max Payne 3 show off some of the PC-specific graphical features such as DirectX 11 support, while we also have the final PC specifications.
Intel has offered an explanation on why it ran a video of a DirectX 11 game on an Ultrabook at its CES 2012 press event and tried to pass it on as a live game demo.
It turns out that, in an amazing show of confidence in their product, Intel faked the demo of DirectX 11 graphical performance on ultrabooks. Turns out that the 'game' they demoed was really a video.
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