Category: white papers

AMD AND RAY TRACING

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After the launch of the RTX cards by nVidia we noticed a lot of speculation about what AMD is planning to do. DX12 has a new API for ray tracing but it’s more oriented around a high level shader model support with DX12. The first step in rendering any content using DXR is to build …

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WINDOWS 10 KB4480116

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WIndows 10 KB4480116 applies to version 1809. This brings windows to build 17763.253. Addresses a security vulnerability in session isolation that affects PowerShell remote endpoints. By default, PowerShell remoting only works with administrator accounts, but can be configured to work with non-administrator accounts. Starting with this release, you cannot configure PowerShell remote endpoints to work with non-administrator …

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WINDOWS 10 BUILD 18309

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Windows 10 build 18309 is a test version for some new features for the upcoming semiannual release tentatively called 19H1. At last, Cortana has been hushed. We know remembering a PIN can be tricky, so we wanted to provide our Microsoft account users with a revamped Windows Hello PIN reset experience with the same look …

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WINDOWS 10 BUILD 18305

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Windows 10 build 18305 is a interim release as Microsoft continues to develop the next milestone release for 2019. Microsoft has indicated the next build will be released in 2019 in time for the bug hunt. A simplified default Start layout for new devices, new user accounts, and clean installs. The new layout has been …

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WINDOWS 10 KB4483235

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Windows 10 KB4483235 applies to version 1809. This updates the build to 17763.195. KB4483234 applies to  Windows to version 1803 security update for internet explorer This is an out of band update (CVE-2018-8653) to deal with the recently discovered problem with jscript.dll which is used by IE. Clement Lecigne of Google’s Threat Analysis Group discovered and reported the …

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WINDOWS 10 KB4471332

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Windows 10 KB4471442 applies to Windows 10 version 1809. This brings the built to 17763,104.

WINDOWS 10 BUILD 18298

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Windows 10 build 18208 is an interim released as Microsoft readies the next semi-annual release of Windows 10. Improvements with sign-in seen in 18272 are still being refined to make it easier with those who use several machines. We use cloud machines in addition to physical ones and the refinements are definitely much needed. Recall …

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WINDOWS 10 KB4469342

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Windows 10 KB4469342 is intended for Window version 1809. This changes the build version to Build 17763.168. Fixes mapped drives to reconnect after starting and logging into a Windows device Fixes some issues with Bluetooth headsets that stop working after a period of time Fixes the brightness on some machines that resets to 50% on a reboot …

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WINDOWS 10 BUILD 18290

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Windows 10 build 18290 is an interim released of the 1H19 version. Some improvements and polish to the Start Menu is the most obvious change. Date and Time sync is also improved but Windows does not yet allow for multiple time servers. Now its possible to monitor the microphone with the new system tray icon. …

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WINDOWS 10 BUILD 18282

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Windows 10 build 18282 is an interim release as Microsoft works towards finishing the features for the next major release. First off is the new light theme. This is not enabled by default as Windows will continue with the existing darker theme. More improvements to the snipping tool with some components to be delivered to …

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