Microsoft Kills Windows 10 Feature Updates For Older CPUs

Intel Atom Z2580, Clover Trail+

Over two years ago, Microsoft promised to provide Windows 10 updates to all hardware over the supported lifetime of the device. That vague phrase has begun to have consequences.

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Vulkan API reaches 1.0, claims broad API support, cross-OS compatibility

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Vulkan 1.0 is finally out, with Khronos’ first ever “hard release.” The new API will be supported by most of the industry, including Qualcomm, Imagination Technologies, Intel, AMD, and Nvidia. The most noteworthy holdout? Apple.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/gaming/223108-vulkan-api-reaches-1-0-claims-broad-api-support-cross-os-compatibility

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Clock is ticking for Windows 7, Windows 8.1 on new PCs as Microsoft focuses on Windows 10

Microsoft has published a list of new PCs that will be supported on older versions of Windows — but only for the next year and a half.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/01/26/clock-is-ticking-for-windows-7-windows-8-1-on-new-pcs-as-microsoft-focuses-on-windows-10.html

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Apple says its App Store has resulted in a half-million new jobs in Europe alone

Apple on Wednesday began touting its success in Europe, claiming that it has created or supported 629,000 new jobs in the continent, with nearly 500,000 of those from the so-called “app economy.”



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