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Microsoft Flight Simulator embodies Game Pass's potential

MICROSOFT FLIGHT SIMULATOR EMBODIES GAME PASS'S POTENTIAL

Microsoft Flight Simulator was a big surprise at E3 2019. It's not a game that appeals to everybody, but that doesn't matter as much...

Nvidia's STEAL AI gives neural networks better computer vision

NVIDIA'S STEAL AI GIVES NEURAL NETWORKS BETTER COMPUTER VISION

Researchers from Nvidia created STEAL, a framework that improves inference for existing computer vision models and labeling future...

 
 
 
Square Enix CEO Yosuke Matsuda interview - Betting big on The Avengers game

SQUARE ENIX CEO YOSUKE MATSUDA INTERVIEW - BETTING BIG ON THE AVENGERS GAME

Yosuke Matsuda, CEO of Square Enix, had a lot of things to talk about at E3 2019, including The Avengers, Final Fantasy VII Remake,...

Unity makes it easier to insert augmented reality into native mobile apps

UNITY MAKES IT EASIER TO INSERT AUGMENTED REALITY INTO NATIVE MOBILE APPS

Unity Technologies has launched an update that makes it easier to insert augmented reality features into native mobile apps and games.

 
 
 
Ironscales raises $15 million to defeat phishing attacks with AI

IRONSCALES RAISES $15 MILLION TO DEFEAT PHISHING ATTACKS WITH AI

Ironscales, a Tel Aviv and Atlanta firm developing an AI-driven phishing prevention service, has raised $15 million in fresh financing.

Make-A-Wish partners with StreamElements on charity campaign

MAKE-A-WISH PARTNERS WITH STREAMELEMENTS ON CHARITY CAMPAIGN

Make-A-Wish International is teaming up with StreamElements to help raise $50,000 for the charity that helps grant wishes to sick children.

 
 
 
Nuro partners with Domino's to deliver pizza via self-driving cars in Houston

NURO PARTNERS WITH DOMINO'S TO DELIVER PIZZA VIA SELF-DRIVING CARS IN HOUSTON

Self-driving vehicle startup Nuro today announced that it's teaming up with a Domino's franchisee to pilot deliveries in Houston.

Huawei CEO says U.S. ban hit harder than expected, warns of $100 billion revenue dip

HUAWEI CEO SAYS U.S. BAN HIT HARDER THAN EXPECTED, WARNS OF $100 BILLION REVENUE DIP

Huawei CEO Ren Zhengfei said the impact of a U.S. ban on the Chinese company was more severe than expected, warning that revenue could...

 
 
 
My.Games launches My.Studio to finance game studio

MY.GAMES LAUNCHES MY.STUDIO TO FINANCE GAME STUDIO

My.Games, the gaming division of Russia's Mail.ru Group, said it is launching My.Studio, an investment initiative to find and fund...

Nvidia will support Arm hardware for high-performance computing

NVIDIA WILL SUPPORT ARM HARDWARE FOR HIGH-PERFORMANCE COMPUTING

At the International Supercomputing Conference, Nvidia announced its intention to support Arm-based chips with its "full stack" of...

 
 
 
Battlewake's pirates are sailing to Oculus Quest and PSVR

BATTLEWAKE'S PIRATES ARE SAILING TO OCULUS QUEST AND PSVR

Battlewake is bringing its pirate VR action to the Oculus Quest and PlayStation VR.

We made our product roadmap public - and haven't regretted it

WE MADE OUR PRODUCT ROADMAP PUBLIC - AND HAVEN'T REGRETTED IT

In 2015, my startup, Front, decided to make its product roadmap public, and it was one of the best decisions we've ever made.

 
 
 
12 Minutes keeps rewinding a couple's last moments

12 MINUTES KEEPS REWINDING A COUPLE'S LAST MOMENTS

In 12 Minutes, you have a short window of time to change the fate of a couple, before a knock on a door brings them to their end.

Game industry TV ad spend craters in May

GAME INDUSTRY TV AD SPEND CRATERS IN MAY

There was a huge decrease in gaming industry TV ad spend from April to May, down to an estimated $9.3 million from the previous $29.4...

 
 
 
Why we'll see more startups built on platforms like Slack

WHY WE'LL SEE MORE STARTUPS BUILT ON PLATFORMS LIKE SLACK

A year or two ago, the opportunity to build on top of a third party company's code and customer base was nascent. Now it's growing.

Where the next Big Five of tech could come from

WHERE THE NEXT BIG FIVE OF TECH COULD COME FROM

Amazon, Apple, Facebook, Alphabet, and Microsoft have a combined market capitalization of $3 trillion. But they won't hold the title...

 
 
 
How Crystal Dynamics designed The Avengers

HOW CRYSTAL DYNAMICS DESIGNED THE AVENGERS

Noah Hughes is creative director at Crystal Dynamics. We talked to him about the collaboration between Square Enix and Marvel on The...

HTC: How enterprise investments could jumpstart virtual reality

HTC: HOW ENTERPRISE INVESTMENTS COULD JUMPSTART VIRTUAL REALITY

HTC Vive X is an accelerator with $100 million in funding. Now it is investing a lot of money in enterprise VR startups.

 
 
 
Amazon sends Alexa developers on quest for ‘holy grail of voice science'

AMAZON SENDS ALEXA DEVELOPERS ON QUEST FOR ‘HOLY GRAIL OF VOICE SCIENCE'

At Amazon's re:Mars conference last week, the company rolled out Alexa Conversations in preview. Conversations is a module within the...

Everything UploadVR's E3 Showcase announced

EVERYTHING UPLOADVR'S E3 SHOWCASE ANNOUNCED

All of the VR game announcements at the UploadVR E3 showcase this week.

 
 
 



2 shot, 2 arrested at Raptors rally; celebration continues

2 shot, 2 arrested at Raptors rally; celebration continues

TORONTO - Two people were shot and wounded at a rally Monday for the NBA champion Raptors, and two people were arrested, police said. Read more ...

Gloria Vanderbilt, iconic fashion designer and socialite, dies at age 95

Gloria Vanderbilt, iconic fashion designer and socialite, dies at age 95

The American artist, author, actress, fashion designer, heiress and socialite was born in 1924. Read more ...

Man shot in gunfire exchange outside Dallas federal courthouse dies

Man shot in gunfire exchange outside Dallas federal courthouse dies

Witnesses and authorities say a masked gunman opened fire on a federal courthouse in downtown Dallas Monday morning before being fatally shot in an exchange of gunfire with... Read more ...

Gloria Vanderbilt's most iconic quotes on life, death and style

Gloria Vanderbilt's most iconic quotes on life, death and style

The fashion legend, socialite and artist died Monday at the age of 95. Read more ...

The tree thought to have inspired Dr. Seuss' 'The Lorax' has fallen

The tree thought to have inspired Dr. Seuss' 'The Lorax' has fallen

The tree was estimated to be about 80 to 100 years old. Read more ...

Supreme Court hands Democrats a win in Virginia racial gerrymander case

Supreme Court hands Democrats a win in Virginia racial gerrymander case

Because the Supreme Court dismissed the challenge on standing grounds, justices did not rule if the maps constitute an unconstitutional racial gerrymander. Read more ...

Supreme Court sides with Oregon bakery that refused to make cake for...

Supreme Court sides with Oregon bakery that refused to make cake for same-sex wedding

The court's decision puts off a major case for next term and allows the issue to further percolate in the courts below. Read more ...

This Day in History: O.J. Simpson leads police on infamous Bronco chase

This Day in History: O.J. Simpson leads police on infamous Bronco chase

The infamous white Ford Bronco police chase came days after Simpson's ex-wife, Nicole Brown Simpson, was killed along with her friend Ron Goldman. Read more ...

Bodies of missing woman, child found after father's arrest for murder

Bodies of missing woman, child found after father's arrest for murder

The bodies of a missing Oregon woman and her 3-year-old son were discovered in a wooded area over the weekend - weeks after the boy's father was arrested in connection to their... Read more ...

'You're better off getting a job': 11-year-old recounts fighting off...

'You're better off getting a job': 11-year-old recounts fighting off intruder with machete

Braydon Smith was alone in the house and on the phone with his mom when the suspect entered through a window. Read more ...