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Google's Daydream 6DoF controllers are shipping to developers

GOOGLE'S DAYDREAM 6DOF CONTROLLERS ARE SHIPPING TO DEVELOPERS

The first unboxing video for Google's 6DOF controllers hit the Web as the first wave of developer kits appear to be shipping out.

Osterhout Design Group patent sale in the works for January

OSTERHOUT DESIGN GROUP PATENT SALE IN THE WORKS FOR JANUARY

Osterhout Design Group may be dead before mass shipping its R-9 augmented reality glasses, with an asset sale planned for January for...

 
 
 
Limited partners will impact your venture fund's culture - choose wisely

LIMITED PARTNERS WILL IMPACT YOUR VENTURE FUND'S CULTURE - CHOOSE WISELY

An LP will have much more influence on your fund than just cash in an account, especially in the early stages. Here's how to ensure...

Playgroundz: The Leisure Economy rises with mobile esports, female gamers, and influencers

PLAYGROUNDZ: THE LEISURE ECONOMY RISES WITH MOBILE ESPORTS, FEMALE GAMERS, AND INFLUENCERS

The Leisure Economy, or getting paid to play games, is becoming a reality with esports, the rise of female gamers, and influencers.

 
 
 
How Europe's Rewired GG fund will invest $57 million in esports

HOW EUROPE'S REWIRED GG FUND WILL INVEST $57 MILLION IN ESPORTS

Rewired GG Fund's investment of $22.7 million in Europe's esports organization Team Vitality is the start of a larger investment in...

Here's how you can master the latest AI technologies

HERE'S HOW YOU CAN MASTER THE LATEST AI TECHNOLOGIES

Don't get left behind during the AI and Deep Learning revolution. Get the Deep Learning and Artificial Intelligence Introductory Bundle...

 
 
 
DeltaDNA: In-game advertising becomes viable alternative to in-app purchases

DELTADNA: IN-GAME ADVERTISING BECOMES VIABLE ALTERNATIVE TO IN-APP PURCHASES

After years of uncertain experimentation, free-to-play game developers are starting to view in-game ads as a genuine alternative to...

Heroes of the Storm eulogy: For once, Blizzard couldn't balance the casual and competive

HEROES OF THE STORM EULOGY: FOR ONCE, BLIZZARD COULDN'T BALANCE THE CASUAL AND COMPETIVE

It's just hard not to see where Blizzard wasted Heroes of the Storm's potential.

 
 
 
IMAX VR: RIP

IMAX VR: RIP

A regulatory filing confirms what's been clear for some time - the IMAX VR experiment is over. This latest filing is the nail in the...

U.S. Switch owners power Arena of Valor past 1 million downloads

U.S. SWITCH OWNERS POWER ARENA OF VALOR PAST 1 MILLION DOWNLOADS

Free-to-play games are finding an eager audience on the Nintendo Switch. Fortnite and Warframe have already surpassed 1 million downloads.

 
 
 
Niantic games generate significant social impact in 2018

NIANTIC GAMES GENERATE SIGNIFICANT SOCIAL IMPACT IN 2018

Niantic said that its games Pokémon Go, Ingress, and Ingress Prime generated a lot of social impact in 2018, including 17,000 kilometers...

AI Weekly: This machine learning report is required reading

AI WEEKLY: THIS MACHINE LEARNING REPORT IS REQUIRED READING

The AI Index 2018 report is out, and if you're interested in AI enough to read this newsletter, you really should read the report through...

 
 
 
Free Capture app turns some iPhones and iPads into 3D scanners for AR

FREE CAPTURE APP TURNS SOME IPHONES AND IPADS INTO 3D SCANNERS FOR AR

A new iOS app lets certain Apple devices turn people and objects into realistic 3D scans that can be used within AR environments -...

Learn how to become a Six Sigma certified project manager for just $59

LEARN HOW TO BECOME A SIX SIGMA CERTIFIED PROJECT MANAGER FOR JUST $59

Through six courses led by industry professionals, you'll get the skills and certifications you need to dramatically improve your earning...

 
 
 
Samsung CHG90 review - Can a 32:9 49-inch monitor fit into your life?

SAMSUNG CHG90 REVIEW - CAN A 32:9 49-INCH MONITOR FIT INTO YOUR LIFE?

The Samsung CHG90 super ultrawide monitor is big and awkward, but most importantly, it is awesome. And underneath the 32:9 gimmick...

K-Swiss launches Immortals esports lifestyle sneaker

K-SWISS LAUNCHES IMMORTALS ESPORTS LIFESTYLE SNEAKER

The age of the esports lifestyle brand has arrived. K-Swiss is launching its Immortals Icon sneaker, tapping into the popularity of...

 
 
 
Google's Music Transformer can generate piano melodies that don't sound half bad

GOOGLE'S MUSIC TRANSFORMER CAN GENERATE PIANO MELODIES THAT DON'T SOUND HALF BAD

Google's progressing toward AI that can compose decent-sounding - albeit not entirely coherent - piano tunes and melodies.

ProBeat: Google+ is better off shut down

PROBEAT: GOOGLE+ IS BETTER OFF SHUT DOWN

Google should shut down Google+ immediately. The social network is only resulting in security breaches and hurting the company's brand.

 
 
 
Twitch takes a look back at great moments in livestreaming in 2018

TWITCH TAKES A LOOK BACK AT GREAT MOMENTS IN LIVESTREAMING IN 2018

Twitch is looking back on the great moments of livestreaming in 2018 with its livestreamed Twitch Holiday Spectacular, which is a special...

Facial recognition remains tempting but toxic for tech companies

FACIAL RECOGNITION REMAINS TEMPTING BUT TOXIC FOR TECH COMPANIES

Facial recognition algorithms remain at least as controversial as ever. Some companies have made more progress than others toward less...

 
 
 



Lawsuit alleges Apple's iPhone XS marketing images deceptively hide the notch

Lawsuit alleges Apple's iPhone XS marketing images deceptively hide the notch

A lawsuit has been filed against Apple this week by a man and women claiming prominent iPhone XS and iPhone XS marketing photos on Apple.com are overly deceptive in hiding the... Read more ...

This week's top stories: Google Discover dark, Chrome OS 71, Android meets...

This week's top stories: Google Discover dark, Chrome OS 71, Android meets Fuchsia, more

In this week's top stories: We soothe our eyes with the new, darker look for Google Discover, enjoy the benefits of Android and Chrome OS being ‘Better Together', and uncover... Read more ...

These $10 wireless Bluetooth headphones can last for up to eight hours

These $10 wireless Bluetooth headphones can last for up to eight hours

IClever's well-reviewed headphones are 50% off via Amazon today. Amazon has the iClever Bluetooth Wireless Headphones on sale today in your choice of black or brown when you... Read more ...

This week's top stories: Apple Music launches on Amazon Echo, a major...

This week's top stories: Apple Music launches on Amazon Echo, a major Philips Hue update, more

In this week's top stories: A closer look at the Apple Watch Series 4's Heart Rate app, aggressive new in-store iPhone marketing, Apple releases iOS 12.1.2 and watchOS 5.1.3 to... Read more ...

Today's sale on board games and more is perfect to get the family together

Today's sale on board games and more is perfect to get the family together

Don't miss your turn at grabbing these at some of their best prices ever. Board games, card games and the like are an easy way to get the family all in the same room for the... Read more ...

Android Messages app update introduces new messaging option

Android Messages app update introduces new messaging option

Google's official app for texting and chat, Android Messages is getting a new update that brings a single new messaging option that not many will probably use it. However, if... Read more ...

Deal: Save up to $200 on the Apple iPad Pro 10.5-inch at Best Buy

Deal: Save up to $200 on the Apple iPad Pro 10.5-inch at Best Buy

Best Buy has debuted a new 3-day Gift Sale that runs until the end of the weekend. The U.S. retailer offers interesting deals on Apple, Sonos, and Philips Hue products, but... Read more ...

Facebook Could Face Billions Of Dollars In Fines For Failing To Protect User...

Facebook Could Face Billions Of Dollars In Fines For Failing To Protect User Privacy

Facebook could face a fine of up to $1 billion or more for data breaches that exposed personal information of millions of people. As CNN reported, the social media giant could... Read more ...

Google Material Theme starts rolling out to Google Search on mobile web

Google Material Theme starts rolling out to Google Search on mobile web

After rolling out late last month to Google Search on the desktop web , the Google Material Theme is beginning to appear on the mobile counterpart. This similar redesign... Read more ...

Google Play Games 5.14 adds dark theme, app shortcuts, and more

Google Play Games 5.14 adds dark theme, app shortcuts, and more

Earlier today, Google Discover began rolling out a dark theme to the Pixel Launcher feed. Google Play Games is now the latest app to get an alternative to the stark white... Read more ...