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Apple Rolls Out Augmented Reality Functionality In Latest iOS Update

By Charles Singletary, Sep 25, 2017 1:40pm PDT

Apple users are taking another step toward the augmented future we've dreamed of.


"This is only for iPhone 6S and above and iPad Pro and iPad 2017, sadly. "

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Modojo Rewind: Twice The Time, Twice The News

By Kevin Tucker, Sep 22, 2017 5:00pm PDT

Your weekly roundup of the biggest stories in mobile and portable gaming, courtesy of Modojo.


Google and HTC Smartphone Division Announce $1.1 Billion Cooperation Agreement

By Charles Singletary, Sep 21, 2017 9:15am PDT

The deal brings the creators of the first Pixel closer to home, but will this impact other divisions?


Google To Share Pixel 2 With The World On October 4th

By Charles Singletary, Sep 14, 2017 11:00am PDT

A cryptic video teases some of the upcoming phone's features and an event of some sort for October 4th.


"Yeah it's just the battery draining fast but otherwise it's pretty smooth with lineageOS"

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RED Shares Details On Holographic Smartphone Display

By Charles Singletary, Sep 11, 2017 2:35pm PDT

The digital cinema company could disrupt a phone market that is focusing on augmented reality with something even (conceptually) better.


Google Is Ready To Augment Our Reality With ARCore

By Charles Singletary, Aug 29, 2017 10:15am PDT

Google's answer to Apple's ARKit currently functions on Google Pixel and the Galaxy S8.


Google's Deepmind And Blizzard Release StarCraft 2 API

By Charles Singletary, Aug 10, 2017 2:05pm PDT

Now, we'll get to see if self-learning machines can implement a Zerg rush.


Google's Digital Whiteboard Will Be Great for Online Workplaces

By Donovan Erskine, May 24, 2017 5:00pm PDT

This $5,000 whiteboard seems like a fun and useful addition to virtual offices.


""hundreds and hundreds of miles apart"....reminds me of when I was trying to fill a word count ..."

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Rick & Morty VR Dev Owlchemy Labs Acquired By Google

By John Keefer, May 10, 2017 3:38pm PDT

"Wubba lubba dub dub!"


Here's When Video Game Companies Will Release Their Q1 Earnings Reports

By Asif Khan, Apr 24, 2017 1:00pm PDT

Looking to invest in gaming stocks? We have you covered from Activision to Zynga!


"Yeah, I wanted to keep this an informational guide. I can break out individual stocks into ..."

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Mark DeLoura Talks Challenges Facing STEM in Public Schools

By Asif Khan, Mar 28, 2017 8:00am PDT

Mark DeLoura, previously part of President Obama's White House Office of Science and Technology, talks about the challenges of bringing STEM education programs to public schools at the Game Developers Choice Awards at GDC 2017.


"I was busy asking about tax policy, but I believe he is a dog person. ..."

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Google opens Daydream VR to all developers

By David Craddock, Jan 26, 2017 2:06pm PST

Anyone can submit any type of virtual reality app for consideration.


Google Forms Tilt Brush 'Artist in Residence' Program

By Jason Faulkner, Jan 05, 2017 2:20pm PST

Google’s Artist in Residence program for Tilt Brush brings artists in to make Tilt Brush better.


Google lends its Cloud platform to Improbable, a startup helping to build massive virtual worlds

By David Craddock, Dec 15, 2016 3:11pm PST

Google will provide Google Cloud to power Improbable's world-building platform.


"That's fucking awesome right there. Not the google earth geometry set alas but its a good start. ..."

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YouTube launches support for HDR videos

By Daniel Perez, Nov 08, 2016 7:35am PST

Those with an HDR TV can start enjoying compatible videos on YouTube as early as today.


"Maybe they'll actually enable some bitrates that make it worth it at some point. (I'm ..."

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