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Nick Statt / The Verge:
Twitch releases its first original game, a karaoke title called Twitch Sings, with a “go live” button to start a Twitch broadcast, available for free on Windows   —  The live streaming platform is getting into game development  —  Since becoming the de facto game streaming platform …
Apr 13, 2019, 12:05 PMIn context
Nick Statt / The Verge:
One week with Apple News+: it's a great deal for those who enjoy reading magazines, but its design and news delivery mechanisms are messy and inconsistent   —  There's a lot to evaluate about Apple's new News Plus subscription service, including if it's a good deal for the media business …
Apr 1, 2019, 11:10 AMIn context
Nick Statt / The Verge:
Report: a Facebook project called “Catalina”, which ended last year, explored shuttling SSDs filled with data to users in remote areas through bird-sized drones   —  The secretive codenamed ‘Catalina’ project was ended a year ago  —  Facebook has for years explored ways …
Mar 29, 2019, 6:05 PMIn context
Nick Statt / The Verge:
Twitch launches Squad Stream, a new feature that will let up to four Twitch streamers go live simultaneously in one window, available for Partners first   —  A feature perfect for battle royale games  —  Twitch today announced a new feature designed to help creators boost the profile …
Mar 27, 2019, 7:50 PMIn context
The Verge:
Live blog: Apple's ‘show time’ TV and news services event   —  Apple is expected to announce a TV service, TV shows, and an Apple News subscription plan  —  Apple is all set to announce a huge slate of TV shows, a new video service to go along with them, and even a new subscription service for Apple News.
Mar 25, 2019, 12:46 PMIn context
Nick Statt / The Verge:
Microsoft details xCloud tools to bring Xbox games to mobile, including a way to apply touchscreen controls to a game made for controllers or mouse and keyboard   —  xCloud members explain the company's new cloud gaming tools for developers  —  Google may have stolen the show …
Mar 22, 2019, 7:20 PMIn context
Nick Statt / The Verge:
Epic Games will give away $100M in grants, varying between $5,000 and $500,000, to fund creative projects that use its Unreal Engine 4 toolset   —  'This is our way of sharing Fortnite's unbelievable success.'  —  Epic Games today announced a new grant initiative that will dole out $100 million …
Mar 20, 2019, 1:00 PMIn context
Nick Statt / The Verge:
Slack says it has removed 28 accounts for having a “clear affiliation with known hate groups”   —  Chat competitor Discord has faced similar issues  —  Workplace chat company Slack said today it's removed 28 accounts for having a “clear affiliation with known hate groups.”
Mar 14, 2019, 1:43 PMIn context
Nick Statt / The Verge:
An overview of how advances of modern AI research can help developers build more sophisticated and immersive games   —  The advances of modern AI research could bring unprecedented benefits to game development  —  The Mind Game, as it's called, is designed primarily to gauge the psychological state …
Mar 9, 2019, 5:05 AMIn context
Nick Statt / The Verge:
Following its Dec. report, Privacy International finds seven major Android apps, including Yelp and Duolingo, still send personal data to Facebook upon launch   —  Even when you're not logged in or don't have a Facebook account  —  Major Android mobile apps from companies including Yelp …
Mar 5, 2019, 11:05 PMIn context

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