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Conserving Active Power

This article presents techniques to optimize applications to save power during active use. These techniques include multi-threading, batching of I/0 accesses, and reducing memory bandwidth. Some of the techniques are applicable for general program usage.
Authored by Judy Hartley (Intel) Last updated on 03/12/2019 - 11:55
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Full-screen DirectX* desktop apps using the Flip Presentation Model

I've been messing around with the new Flip Presentation Model introduced in Windows* 8 (and on Windows* 7, with the Platform Update).  I'll have

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Touch keyboard access for Windows* 8 desktop apps

Leveraging built in virtual keyboard access in full screen mode games and applications.
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Case Study: Escapist Games works to improve Star Chart’s user experience on Intel® platforms with Windows* 8 and Android*

By Chris Walley, Director, Escapist Games Ltd.

Authored by Last updated on 05/09/2019 - 13:00
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Opinion: Matt's Top 10 Tech & Gaming Predictions for 2014

Out with 2013 and in with 2014!!!

So here are my top ten (10) predictions for technology and gaming related things in the coming new year.  I can hardly wait!

Authored by Last updated on 12/28/2018 - 12:33
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Windows 10* Features Every Game Developer Should Know

With UWP apps, Windows 10 ties together a wide variety of potential gaming platforms, with all platforms running variants of the same system and the apps delivered by the same store. Meanwhile, for other PC games, support provided for Steam* makes it even stronger than before. Whichever distribution works for your game, DirectX* 12 brings new life to games with significantly increased power.
Authored by Last updated on 12/20/2018 - 09:48
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Возможности Windows 10*, о которых должны знать все разработчики игр

В Windows 10 реализован целый ряд новых и улучшенных возможностей. Кроме того, эта операционная система должна объединить широчайший диапазон игровых платформ с приложениями универсальной платформы Windows (UWP). Благодаря расширенной поддержке устройств-трансформеров можно использовать более естественные режимы взаимодействия. Поскольку все платформы работают под управлением вариантов одной и...
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每位游戏开发人员都应了解的 Windows 10* 特性

With UWP apps, Windows 10 ties together a wide variety of potential gaming platforms, with all platforms running variants of the same system and the apps delivered by the same store. Meanwhile, for other PC games, support provided for Steam* makes it even stronger than before. Whichever distribution works for your game, DirectX* 12 brings new life to games with significantly increased power.
Authored by Last updated on 12/20/2018 - 09:48