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Unreal Engine 4.23 releases with major new features like Chaos, Virtual Production, improvement in...

Last week, Epic released the stable version of Unreal Engine 4.23 with a whopping 192 improvements. The major features include beta varieties like Chaos...
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Bitbucket to no longer support Mercurial, users must migrate to Git by May 2020

Yesterday marked an end of an era for Mercurial users, as Bitbucket announced to no longer support Mercurial repositories after May 2020. Bitbucket, owned...
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Japanese Anime studio Khara is switching its primary 3D CG tools to Blender

Popular Japanese animation studio Khara, announced on Friday that it will be moving to open source 3D software Blender as its primary 3D CG...
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Unity 2019.2 releases with updated ProBuilder, Shader Graph, 2D Animation, Burst Compiler and more

Yesterday, the Unity team announced the release of Unity 2019.2. In this release, they have added more than 170 new features and enhancements for...

Blender 2.80 released with a new UI interface, Eevee real-time renderer, grease pencil, and...

After about three long years of development, the most awaited Blender version, Blender 2.80 finally shipped yesterday. This release comes with a redesigned UI...

Following Epic Games, Ubisoft joins Blender Development fund; adopts Blender as its main DCC...

Yesterday, Ubisoft Animation Studio (UAS) announced that they will fund the development of Blender as a corporate Gold member through the Blender Foundation’s Development...
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CraftAssist: An open-source framework to enable interactive bots in Minecraft by Facebook researchers

Two days ago, researchers from Facebook AI Research published a paper titled “CraftAssist: A Framework for Dialogue-enabled Interactive Agents”. The authors of this research...
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Epic Games grants Blender $1.2 million in cash to improve the quality of their...

Yesterday, Epic Games announced that it is awarding Blender Foundation $1.2 million in cash spanning three years, to accelerate the quality of their software...

What to expect in Unreal Engine 4.23?

A few days ago, Epic released the first preview of Unreal Engine 4.23 for the developer community to check out its features and report...

Pluribus, an AI bot built by Facebook and CMU researchers, has beaten professionals at...

Researchers from Facebook and Carnegie Mellon University have developed an AI bot that has defeated human professionals in six-player no-limit Texas Hold’em poker.  ...

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What is Unity’s new Data-Oriented Technology Stack (DOTS)

If we look at the evolution of computing and gaming over the last decade, we can see how different things are with respect to...

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