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Researcher shares a Wolfenstein real-time ray tracing demo in WebGL1

Last week, Reinder Nijhoff, a computer vision researcher, created a project that does real-time ray tracing in WebGL1 using Nvidia’s RTX graphics card. This...

Godot 3.1 released with improved C# support, OpenGL ES 2.0 renderer and much more!

On 13 March, Wednesday, the Godot developers announced the release of a new version of the open source 2D and 3D cross-platform compatible game...

Microsoft announces Game stack with Xbox Live integration to Android and iOS

Microsoft has good news for all the game developers out there. It launched a new initiative, called Microsoft Game Stack yesterday, which includes an...
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OpenAI introduces Neural MMO, a multiagent game environment for reinforcement learning agents

On Monday, the team at OpenAI launched at Neural MMO (Massively Multiplayer Online Games), a multiagent game environment for reinforcement learning agents. It will...

Google teases a game streaming service set for Game Developers Conference

Google plans to unveil a new gaming-related announcement on March 19th at the Game Developers Conference. This could possibly be based on their Project Stream...
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US Labor organization, AFL-CIO writes an open letter to game developers, urging them to...

The American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO), the largest labour organization in the United States, published an open letter on...

Unreal Engine 4.22 update: support added for Microsoft’s DirectX Raytracing (DXR)

On 12th February, Epic Games released a preview build of Unreal Engine 4.22, and a major upgrade among numerous other features and fixes is...

Game publisher, Activision-Blizzard to begin massive layoffs, 800 employees to be dismissed

Game publisher Activision-Blizzard announced that it will lay off 8% of its staff of 9,600 employees. This announcement was made during the company’s fourth-quarter...
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Microsoft is planning to bring Xbox Live gaming to Android, iOS, Nintendo Switch, and...

Microsoft is reportedly planning to bring Xbox Live cross-platform gaming features to PC, Xbox, iOS, Android, and Nintendo Switch. This news was first reported...
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Unity has launched the ‘Obstacle Tower Challenge’ to test AI game players

Unity has announced a video game challenge, the Obstacle tower challenge which will test the vision, control, planning, and generalization capabilities of AI software....

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GLFW version 3.3 releases with Vulkan macOS support via MoltenVK, better...

GLFW is traditionally the OpenGL library that offers a basic API for the creation of windows/contexts/surfaces across software platforms. GLFW version 3.3 is now...

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