AR/VR Weekly: Apple enters the fray

About time, Apple. Welcome to 2015. This week at its Worldwide Developers Conference keynote, Apple finally jumped into the augmented and virtual reality world. ARKit is Apple’s tool for making AR applications, and it was the first of several announcements that show that the iPhone company is ready to take the next step into a larger world. AR More...

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By On Sunday, March 12th, 2017

Machine learning will be a game-changer for esports

GUEST: It’s a total understatement to say that the growing presence of machine learning in games is big news. The technology promises to turn the industry topsy-turvy by changing our perception of what’s possible More...

By On Thursday, March 9th, 2017

Google targets European startups with 3 new accelerator programs

ANALYSIS: Google has unveiled a triumvirate of programs aimed at fostering talent in Europe. The three new programs will focus on early-, growth-, and later-stage startups from across Central and Eastern Europe More...

By On Monday, March 6th, 2017

Talisman: Digital Edition will launch on PlayStation 4 and Vita on March 7

The chant of “Toad! Toad! Toad!” will ring out across the PlayStation Network beginning tomorrow. Nomad Games announced today that it will bring Talisman: Digital Edition to the PlayStation 4 and Vita More...

By On Saturday, March 4th, 2017

Another Uber engineer alleges sexism and harassment

Another former Uber engineer has stepped forward with sexism allegations against the tech company. But this story is different from Susan Fowler’s account in a major way: the harassment came from a woman. “I More...

By On Wednesday, March 1st, 2017

Chinese bike-sharing startup Ofo raises $450 million

Chinese bike-sharing startup ofo said it has raised 0 million in a fresh round of funding, as the firm faces up against deep-pocketed rival Mobike in one of the hottest sectors to attract tech investors. Investment More...

By On Sunday, February 26th, 2017

Samsung introduces the Galaxy Tab S3 and Galaxy Book detachable tablets

Samsung is introducing two new tablets centered not only around productivity but also incorporates the foundations of its Galaxy model devices. Soon to hit store shelves will be the Galaxy Tab S3 along with the More...

By On Friday, February 24th, 2017

Early Uber investors call on company to change ‘destructive culture’

(Reuters) – Early investors in Uber wrote to the ride-hailing company on Thursday to criticize it for failing to end a toxic culture of harassment. Mitch and Freada Kapor publicly rebuked the company after More...

By On Tuesday, February 21st, 2017

Milwaukee County requires Pokemon Go and AR/VR games to get land use permits

GUEST: When you own land, you often own the rights to minerals, oil, or metals beneath it. Do you also own the right to virtual or mixed reality creations on it? And do you have the legal ability to legislate More...

By On Saturday, February 18th, 2017

FanFit Gaming makes loot by gamers, for gamers

Whether you’re a Twitch streamer or a noob, you can probably appreciate the loot from FanFit Gaming. The Toronto-based company has come out with hand-bent lights inspired by video games. The original gaming More...