Category Archives: Gaming & Computers

Mirrorscape Wants to Conjure Your Favorite Tabletop Game in AR

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Breaking down cost and technical barriers to the game, as well as organization hurdles, throws open the doors for entire demographics of new players, even subverting certain physical requirements that make the game prohibitive for disabled people. Ambitiously, Mirrorscape also intends to serve as a springboard for creators too, by integrating the tools to create […]

Apple accounted for 22% of global smartphone shipments in Q4 2021, down from 23% in 2020, followed by Samsung (20%), Xiaomi (12%), Oppo (9%), and Vivo (8%) (Canalys)

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Canalys: Apple accounted for 22% of global smartphone shipments in Q4 2021, down from 23% in 2020, followed by Samsung (20%), Xiaomi (12%), Oppo (9%), and Vivo (8%)  —  Shanghai (China), Bengaluru (India), Singapore, Reading (UK) and Portland (US) – Tuesday, 18 January 2022 Source link

Permiso gets $10M for identity-based public cloud security

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Did you miss a session from the Future of Work Summit? Head over to our Future of Work Summit on-demand library to stream. Permiso, which offers an identity-based detection and response platform for the public cloud, today announced it has emerged from stealth with $10 million in seed funding. The Palo Alto, Calif.-based startup says that its […]

Marvel’s Moon Knight drops a thrilling first trailer

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Oscar Isaac stars in the new Disney Plus series. Marvel The first trailer for upcoming Marvel Cinematic Universe series Moon Knight dropped on Monday, giving us a better look at Oscar Isaac’s Marc Spector and his alter ego. It’s one of several MCU Phase 4 shows coming to Disney Plus in 2022. In the comics, […]

Tabletop RPG Rule Books Can Be Beautiful and Accessible

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One-page dungeons or business card RPGs can be short releases that are just the right length to see if your layout is too weird. Same for entries into game jams—timed game design contests often hosted on indie gaming marketplace itch.io. If you still design a less-accessible rule book after this trial run, do not fret: […]

Tech Oversight Project, mainly funded by Pierre Omidyar and Chris Hughes's organizations, launches Tuesday to push for Big Tech antitrust regulations (Cat Zakrzewski/Washington Post)

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Cat Zakrzewski / Washington Post: Tech Oversight Project, mainly funded by Pierre Omidyar and Chris Hughes’s organizations, launches Tuesday to push for Big Tech antitrust regulations  —  Organizations with ties to eBay founder Pierre Omidyar and Facebook co-founder Chris Hughes are the primary funders of the Tech Oversight Project Source link

Take-Two stock down in wake of Zynga purchase, Zelnick not bothered

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Join gaming leaders, alongside GamesBeat and Facebook Gaming, for their 2nd Annual GamesBeat & Facebook Gaming Summit | GamesBeat: Into the Metaverse 2 this upcoming January 25-27, 2022. Learn more about the event.  Take-Two boss Strauss Zelnick appeared on CNBC to talk about his company’s stock following the $12.7 billion Zynga acquisition. Take-Two purchased Zynga […]

Airlines seek more 5G protections, warning of massive travel disruptions

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Airlines are concerned the 5G service upgrade could interfere with radio altimeters. Getty Images The chief executives of US airlines and cargo carriers on Monday warned that the new 5G wireless service set to go live this week could cause massive disruptions to travel and shipping unless implementation of the service is delayed within a […]