22h37 21  janvier
Resident Evil: Village is coming May 7 PS5-exclusive demo launches today
Jeff Grubb
Resident Evil: Village is heading to PC and consoles on May 7. Publisher Capcom also revealed for the first time that it will release the survival-horror adventure for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One in addition to PS5 and Xbox Series X S. This game picks up the story of Resident Evil VII, with players...
19h53 21  janvier
What Apple’s first mixed reality headset will mean for enterprises
Jeremy Horwitz
Apple’s first mixed reality headset appears to be moving closer to release, notably priced for enterprise rather than consumer adoption.
17h28 21  janvier
Hitman 3 speedrun: How I beat the Dubai stage in 24 seconds
Jeff Grubb
It’s time for a Hitman 3 speedrun. The Dubai stage already has some wild optimizaiton with completion times under 20 seconds.
15h30 21  janvier
How GrandPad makes communicating easier for the elderly
Dean Takahashi
Scott and Isaac Lien had trouble communicating long-distance with an elderly family member. So they invented the GrandPad.
15h04 21  janvier
Soci raises 80 million to power data-driven localized marketing for enterprises
Paul Sawers
Soci, a platform that helps brick-and-mortar businesses deploy localized marketing campaigns, has raised 80 million.
14h30 21  janvier
OpenDrives raises almost 20 million to advance its data storage solutions
Manasa Gogineni
OpenDrives, which provides network-attached storage solutions for enterprise clients, has raised a series B round of funding.
14h30 21  janvier
Amazon Web Services’ insights into gaming for 2021
Dean Takahashi
Eric Morales says Amazon Web Services has 90% of game publishers as its customers. That gives the company insight into 2021.
14h00 21  janvier
Puzzle Quest 3 announced as a free-to-play sequel
Mike Minotti
05 Games has announced Puzzle Quest 3 today, a new installment in the franchise that will be free-to-play.
14h00 21  janvier
VAST Data allies with Nvidia on reference storage architecture for AI
Michael Vizard
VAST Data collaborates with Nvidia to create reference architecture for attaching its storage systems to GPU servers.
14h00 21  janvier
Valtix raises 12.5 million as cloud native security becomes more urgent
Chris O'Brien
Valtix has raised 12.5 million in venture capital from Cisco Investments, The Syndicate Group, and venture firm Northgate Capital.
13h00 21  janvier
TripActions raises 155 million to help enterprises analyze travel and expense data
Paul Sawers
TripActions, a business travel and expense management platform that offers real-time data and insights, has raised 155 million.
07h35 21  janvier
Former EA exec Peter Moore returns to gaming as Unity SVP of sports and live entertainment
Dean Takahashi
Peter Moore made his mark on video games as one of the top bosses at EA, Microsoft, and Sega. And now he’s coming back to games.
02h30 21  janvier
Devsisters launches Cookie Run: Kingdom mobile RPG
Dean Takahashi
Devsisters is launching Cookie Run: Kingdom today as the latest title in a franchise that has had more than 100 million downloads.
02h00 21  janvier
Rival Peak interactive reality show hits 22 million views
Dean Takahashi
The game-like interactive reality show Rival Peak has turned into a hit on Facebook, with more than 22 million views for its weekly show.
22h14 20  janvier
University of Pisa leans into the I O challenge AI applications create
Michael Vizard
University of Pisa adopts NVMesh software from Excelero to enable AI researchers to access Nvidia GPU servers more efficiently.
21h50 20  janvier
Allen Institute launches GENIE, a leaderboard for human-in-the-loop language model benchmarking
Kyle Wiggers
In a research paper, coauthors propose GENIE, a leaderboard for human-in-the-loop evaluation of text generation.
21h19 20  janvier
Hitman 1 and 2 players probably shouldn’t play Hitman 3 yet
Jeff Grubb
Hitman 3 is having some day-one issues with its data-transfer tool. This is preventing fans from continuing their progression.
20h00 20  janvier
Swapp raises 7 million to automate construction planning with AI
Kyle Wiggers
Swapp, a startup developing AI to automate construction planning, has raised 7 million in a funding round.
19h12 20  janvier
Researchers find conventional voice AI overlooks trans and nonbinary users
Kyle Wiggers
A study submitted to the Association for Computing Machinery finds issues with the way conventional voice assistants treat gender.
15h50 20  janvier
Microsoft researchers tap AI for anonymous data sharing for health care providers
Kyle Wiggers
Microsoft and University of British Columbia researchers propose FELICA, a system that leverages AI to let health providers share data.
15h36 20  janvier
Google targets AI ethics lead Margaret Mitchell after firing Timnit Gebru
Khari Johnson
Margaret Mitchell leads the Google AI ethics team following the firing of Timnit Gebru. Now Google said Mitchell is under investigation.
13h30 20  janvier
Opera acquires YoYo Games for 10 million and launches Opera Gaming division
Dean Takahashi
Web browser maker Opera has acquired YoYo Games, maker of the GameMaker Studio 2 game engine, and it has launched its Opera Gaming division.
13h00 20  janvier
Pandemic drove VC funding for health care to record 80.6 billion in 2020
Chris O'Brien
According a new report by CB Insights, health care startups raised 80.6 billion in 2020, up from 53.7 billion in 2019.