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Windows XP officially retires today

Just a quick heads up that Microsoft ended official support for Windows XP today. Notoriously anti-change gamers have long held up the 12 year old XP as a shining example of everything right with Microsoft before it all went horribly wrong, but they’ve also said that about every operating system ever, including Windows 7 now […]

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  • Windows XP officially retires today

    Just a quick heads up that Microsoft ended official support for Windows XP today. Notoriously anti-change gamers have long held up the 12 year old XP as a shining example of everything right with Microsoft before it all went horribly wrong, but they’ve also said that about every operating system ever, including Windows 7 now […]

  • Steam will no longer support Windows XP SP1 as of August 31

    Valve has announced it will no longer support or build updates for Windows XP Service Pack 1 on Steam from August 31. Those with Service Pack 2 and above will not be affected. Valve said in preparation for this, users may wish to bite the bullet and upgrade to SP2. While there’s probably very few […]

  • Nvidia begins Windows 8 driver updates, releases new updates for Win 7 and XP

    Another day, another Nvidia driver update.  However, this one is slightly more special than the rest.

  • Windows XP recreated in LBP2

    Someone recreated Windows XP using LBP2. Not much else to say to that, but there’s a video of it in action after the break, via RPS. LBP2 is out now in the US and launches on Friday in the UK for PS3.

  • Latest Steam survey shows gradual XP decline

    Valve’s released its December Steam survey figures, showing drops in the popularity of the 32-bit version of Windows XP.

  • Battlefield 3 to drop support for Windows XP

    DICE rendering architect Johan Andersson has laid down the law regarding Battlefield 3′s system requirements, and those final pockets of Windows XP resistance are faced with an ultimatum:

    Upgrade, or forget about playing one of the biggest shooters of the decade.