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...Windows 8 will be launched for PCs, tablets and smartphones next year...
Wow, didn't WP7 just come out? It's had like 2 updates >.<
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DX12

Same as DX11, but with a new rendering pipeline designed to specifically render a coffee cup with a 156% performance boost over DX11!
If we're lucky, very very lucky, we will get a dx12 and w/e goodies it brings to w7 before 8 comes out. or that a dx12 will support w7. Not likely though.

Now if more games supported OpenGL we wouldnt have this problem right?
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Don't believe the hype...
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Repost

Microsoft said the same exact thing last December.
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Don't believe the hype...
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DX12, or your money back guaranteed.
    
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Wait a minute now...MS has a solid history of being able to do this. Gates took one look at mosaic and all the sudden IE came and basically dominated the browser war. By the time the godly xbox even came out, Nintendo and playstation were very well established. Where is Nintendo now in consoles? I'm just saying...it would probably be easier for them to realize they don't have a chance if they actually didn't have a very real chance...
Xbox barely made a dent honestly. It was only when the launch of the PS3 was horrible did Microsoft start moving up the ranks in the console market.
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Wow, like 5 people here actually read the dev-blogs and the rest are just really opinionated.. For those who are opinionated(an you know who you are), give yourself a great big hug for yet again contributing only diatribe!
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Originally Posted by Scorpii View Post
DX12

Same as DX11, but with a new rendering pipeline designed to specifically render a coffee cup with a 156% performance boost over DX11!
Ahah this made me lol. Its going to be a fail. Windows 7 is already good. What are they really going to do? I don't want a crappy avatar lool
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Wow, like 5 people here actually read the dev-blogs and the rest are just really opinionated.. For those who are opinionated(an you know who you are), give yourself a great big hug for yet again contributing only diatribe!
Appreciate your opinion on the matter.
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