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Obstacle Tower Environment 2.0: Unity announces Round 2 of its ‘Obstacle Tower Challenge’ to...

At the end of January, Unity announced the ‘Obstacle Tower Challenge’ to test AI game players. The Obstacle Tower Challenge examines how AI software...
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Google I/O 2019 D1 highlights: smarter display, search feature with AR capabilities, Android Q,...

This year’s Google IO 2019 was meant to be big, and it didn't disappoint at all. There's a lot of big news to talk...
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Microsoft Build 2019: Microsoft showcases new updates to MS 365 platform with focus on...

At the ongoing Microsoft Build 2019 conference, Microsoft has announced a ton of new features and tool releases with a focus on innovation using...

Valve reveals new Index VR Kit with detail specs and costs upto $999

Valve introduced the new VR headset kit, Valve Index, only one month ago. And said the preorders will begin from, May 1st, and will...

Riot games is struggling with sexism and lack of diversity; employees plan to walkout...

Update as on 6 May, 2019: Riot Games announced early Friday that they will soon start giving new employees the option to opt-out of...
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GLFW version 3.3 releases with Vulkan macOS support via MoltenVK, better HiDPI & Scaling

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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EU’s antitrust Commission sends a “Statements of Objections” to Valve and five other video...

EU has sent Valve, the creator of desktop gaming’s biggest storefront Steam and five other video game publishers a ‘Statements of Objections’ for “geo-blocking”...

Epic releases Unreal Engine 4.22, focuses on adding “photorealism in real-time environments”

Epic games released a new version of it’s flagship game engine, Unreal Engine 4.22. This release comes with a total of 174 improvements, focused...

Epic Games announces: Epic MegaGrants, RTX-powered Ray tracing demo, and free online services for...

Epic Games, an American video game and software development company, made a series of announcements, earlier this week. These include: Epic Game’s CEO, Tim...
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Google announces Stadia, a cloud-based game streaming service, at GDC 2019

Yesterday, at the ongoing Game Developers Conference (GDC), Google marked its entry in the game industry with Stadia, its new cloud-based platform for streaming...

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Google announces early access of ‘Game Builder’, a platform for building...

Last week, a team within Area 120, Google’s workshop for experimental products, introduced an experimental prototype of Game Builder. It is a “game building...

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