Windows 10 versus Windows 7: Whose numbers do you trust? - ZDNet

Long-term shifts in the installed base for Windows PCs are nothing new. For decades, businesses have been dealing with the logistics and the costs of migrating from one Windows version to another. As my colleague Steve Ranger noted earlier this week ...and more »

Microsoft is killing Xbox One's Snap mode - TechCrunch

I always really, really liked the idea of “Snap Mode” on Xbox One. It'd let you run a game on 75% of the screen, all while running another app on a vertical sliver of the screen. Playing Titanfall and watching Always Sunny? Yes please. Alas, the ...and more »

Microsoft Gives Xbox One Its First Creators Update: Copilot Controller Mode, Home Improvements, And More - Tech Times

Creators Update has now landed on the Xbox One. The first wave of changes already introduce exciting features to the user interface as well as new elements that allow a more optimized and people-focused gaming experience. ( Xbox ). Advertisement.and more »

Windows 10 Game Mode: Free FPS boost of a few percent, with more to come - Ars Technica

Earlier this month, Microsoft confirmed that the Windows 10 Creators Update coming later this year would include a new feature called "Game Mode." Redmond is still being a bit coy about precisely what Game Mode will and won't do, but the picture has ...and more »

Microsoft Provides More Details On Windows 10 Game Mode: FPS Increase By Up To 5 Percent, More Features On ... - Tech Times

Microsoft has not fully explained the Windows 10 Game Mode, but more information has been released to give a clearer picture on what gamers can expect. For example, testing has resulted in frame rate improvements of up to 5 percent. ( Windows Blog ).and more »

Windows 10 Game Mode: Beam, Features, Settings In Creators Update Explained - International Business Times

Microsoft rolled out some of Windows 10 Creators Update gaming features to some Windows Insider Program members Wednesday. The company also released a video preview of the Windows 10 Game Mode, explaining its functioning. “Our vision is that ...and more »

Microsoft Is Removing Xbox One Snap Mode And Here's Why - GameSpot

Microsoft is removing the feature in part to "free up resources going forward for bigger things." Last updated by Eddie Makuch on January 25, 2017 at 2:42PM. 110 Comments. Leave Blank. Want the latest gaming news as it breaks? All the highlights in the ...and more »

Microsoft Readies Game Mode For Windows 10 Creator's Update - AnandTech

The Windows 10 Creator's Update was announced in October, at the same event where the Surface Studio was launched. It promises many new features for makers, but when makers want to unwind, they want to play a PC game. Today Microsoft is giving a ...and more »

Windows 10's new Game Mode optimises your PC to boost performance - Digital Journal

Microsoft has introduced Game Mode, a new feature coming to Windows 10 with the upcoming Creators Update that will improve gaming performance. Part of a wider upgrade of Windows 10's gaming capabilities, it's designed to make the most of your ...and more »

Mysterious Windows 10 update has users scratching their heads in confusion [Update] - BetaNews

Earlier today, Microsoft pushed out a new update for Windows 10. Since updates are mandatory in the new OS, it's likely you already have it installed. So what does it do? Microsoft isn't saying. There's no detailed information on its purpose, and the ...and more »