Windows 10

Microsoft's gunning for Twitch with Beam and native streaming on Win 10 and Xbox One

Microsoft's gunning for Twitch with Beam and native streaming on Win 10 and Xbox One

Joey Davidson

Microsoft officially announced plans for its Beam acquisition today during their press event. The company scooped up Beam, a site that streams games sort of like Twitch, in August and then went quiet. Now we know that Microsoft is set to launch Game Broadcasting for Windows 10 and Xbox One, and that feature will stream games to Beam natively on both platforms. It won't replace Twitch,...

Forza Horizon 3's first patch fixes Windows 10 frame stuttering, improves wheel support

Forza Horizon 3's first patch fixes Windows 10 frame stuttering, improves wheel support

Eric Frederiksen

The first patch for Forza Horizon 3 is out, and it’s a substantial one for anyone playing the game primarily on PC. First and foremost, a major problem with framerate stuttering has been resolved that affected a significant portion of the user base. Players using racing wheels will also see an improved experience that includes additional options such as steering wheel sensitivity,...