EXCLUSIVE: With tonight's NBA Playoffs Game 1 of the Eastern Conference finals about to begin between the reigning champions Cleveland Cavaliers and the Boston Celtics, Kenny Smith is part of the team fronting TNT's coverage of the match-up. Show More Summary
IBM Corp. is stepping up its deep learning game with an update to its popular PowerAI software for its IBM Power hardware systems. The announcement came at Nvidia Corp.’s GPU Technology Conference in San Jose today. IBM developed PowerAI...Show More Summary
E3 2017 is only about a month out, which means it's time for developers and publishers to start booking all of those press conferences, demonstrations and meetings that fill up a week of gaming news in June. Sony has finally revealed plans for their E3 showing and, unlike some of their peers,...
FEATURE: Investors, gamers, and game developers who are cold on virtual reality should look to the 2017 Game Developers Conference as confirmation that VR has legs. Developers don’t sound as clueless as they did last year, based on attendance at VR-related panels at GDC 2016 and GDC 2017. The difference is palpable. The fate of virtual […]
Facebook announced Tuesday that it began rolling out Instant Games to all of Facebook Messenger's 1.2 billion-plus monthly active users, adding that the rich gameplay features it discussed at its F8 developers conference are being introduced, as well. The social network launched Instant Games last November in 30 countries for iOS version 8 or later...
Google has unveiled the nominees for the Google Play Awards 2017, scheduled for May 18 at 6:30 p.m. Pacific during the company’s I/O 2017 developer conference. There are 12 categories this year, including four new ones: Best VR/AR Experience, Best Multiplayer Game, Best Social Impact, and Best Accessibility Experience. Google explains that nominees were selected […]
At the recent F8 conference, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg talked a big game about augmented reality -- and while Facebook might be catching up in this space, its new strategy of open developer tools could see it become a leader. The tools are available starting tomorrow. More »
This week, Shopify introduced its new Marketing Events API at its Unite developer conference. The API allows developers who build marketing apps for Shopify stores to track activity directly within Shopfiy. The end game for the release is to track enough activity to eventually suggest best practices for marketing activity for Shopify merchants.
Rocket League developer Psyonix announced a partnership with publisher Tencent to offer a free-to-play version of the game in China (via Gamasutra). Announced during the Tencent UP 2017 Interactive Entertainment Press Conference, the...Show More Summary
Buckle up, kids, because this story is a doozy. Over at the Reboot Develop Conference in Croatia today, one of the representatives of G2A held a panel to discuss the recent backlash the oft-scrutinized game key reseller has been receiving. Show More Summary
Facebook revealed plans at its F8 developer conference to improve how games are presented, discovered, and played on its social networks.
For the last couple of years over in Croatia, the Reboot Develop Conference has been host to speeches and discussions with some of the games industry's leading figures. While Jonathan Blow may not be a household name, he certainly helped shape the indie development scene with his breakout hit Braid in 2008. Show More Summary
Braid and The Witness developer Jonathan Blow has revealed a very brief sample of the upcoming game he's working on. Teased during his talk about programming at today's Reboot Develop conference in Croatia, Blow offered a brief snippet...Show More Summary
Mobile game developers tend to enjoy offering swag related to their games, especially if those amass any kind of decent-sized audience. The Unity Buy SDK from Shopify, announced at its Unite developer conference today, makes it easier...Show More Summary
Controversial PC game key reseller has endured a PR nightmare in recent weeks. Today, the nightmare got worse. During a session at the Reboot conference in Croatia today, a representative of G2A - which has been accused of operatingShow More Summary
Facebook introduced rich gameplay features for its Instant Games cross-platform gaming experience for Messenger and News Feed on both mobile and the web at its F8 developers conference in San Jose, Calif., Tuesday. Engineering manager Calvin Grunewald also announced in a blog post that the social network plans to introduce a new games tab to...
Speaking at the F8 developer conference earlier today, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg lightly detailed plans to roll out a phone-powered AR game platform before the close of 2017....
Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg opened his F8 keynote event today with a talk about augmented reality, and he showed an example of what AR games would look like. In the demo on stage in front of thousands at the F8 developer conference in San Jose, Calif., Zuckerberg showed a father and two children playing with […]
Posted by Adam Gutterman, Go-To-Market Strategic Lead, Google Play Games Last month at the Game Developers Conference (GDC), we held a developer panel focused on sharing best practices for building successful app and game businesses....Show More Summary
Game Developers Conference organizers are pleased to announce that the many talks and presentations delivered by game industry notables at GDC 2017 are now available to watch on the GDC Vault!...