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Questions involving programming on Microsoft Windows technology, including its API.

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Inertia. If you've used Windows in the past then switching to something else is a hassle. If you're on Windows DirectX is easier and more likely to work well than OpenGL. Market share. The market … share of Windows on the desktop is bigger than that of OS X which in turn is bigger than that of Linux. Money talks. Brand. DirectX is better known than things like SDL (which is the sort of thing you …
answered Jun 29 '11 by Anon