GamesBeat and Facebook partner on the next big gaming event

From major ad ecosystem changes to the imminent arrival of the metaverse, the gaming world is…

Data privacy startup Mine raises $9.5 million and expands to the U.S.

Mine, which is developing a platform that helps discover and manage personal data on the web,…

Kite expands its AI code completions from 2 to 13 programming languages

Kite, which suggests code snippets for developers in real time, today added support for 11 more…

Mozilla rightly fears ‘collateral damage’ in Google antitrust case

Mozilla has responded to the U.S. Department of Justice’s antitrust lawsuit against Google, but rather than…

Sam’s Club expands autonomous floor-sweeping robots to all U.S. stores

In December 2018, Walmart announced it would partner with robotics software startup Brain Corp to bring…

Anyscale raises $40 million to launch a managed service for distributed computing workloads

Anyscale, the startup behind the open source project Ray, today closed a $40 million funding round.…

Syte raises $40 million to bring visual search to online retailers

Visual search is now a core part of countless mobile apps, from Google Lens and Bing to…

Dropbox launches $17 per month family plan to grow cloud storage consumer base

Dropbox is rolling out its new family plan for all users after several months in beta…

Microsoft shifts PlayFab game services pricing to pay-as-you-go

Microsoft’s PlayFab division is introducing a pay-as-you-go plan for its game developer services with no minimum…

Snap shares jump 23% as Snapchat user growth and revenue beat estimates

(Reuters) — Shares of Snap rallied 23% on Tuesday after the Snapchat messaging app owner beat…

Hewlett Packard Enterprise will build a $160 milllion supercomputer in Finland

Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) today announced it’s been awarded over $160 million to build a Finland-based…

Egg-Cellent Find For Shark Relatives

There are over 1,000 species of cartilaginous fish roaming in our oceans. These fish include sharks…

MIT CSAIL’s AI revives dead languages it hasn’t seen before

Researchers at MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL) claim to have developed a system…

Apple’s MagSafe Charger suggests a confusing future for wireless power

As 2020 nears its long-awaited end, wireless charging technology has become reasonably common, somewhat affordable, and…

Amazon Luna launches into early access for invitees only

Amazon’s cloud-gaming service Luna is available now to select gamers in the United States. The company…

Play Ball! LA Dodgers sign hyper-converged infrastructure to build a winning off-field game

This article is part of the Technology Insight series, made possible with funding from Intel. As…

Salesforce’s Simulation Cards spell out uses, risks, and bias to make AI models more transparent

Salesforce recently open-sourced Foundation (formerly AI Economist), an AI research simulation for exploring tax policies. To…

Quitting Hades cold turkey is going to be hell

I play a lot of games. I play some of those games for a long time,…

Microsoft researchers develop assistive eye-tracking AI that works on any device

Gaze tracking has the potential to help people living with motor neuron diseases and disorders exert…

Esports bet pays off for daily fantasy sports during the pandemic

Esports was probably not on the original list of things that will keep daily fantasy sports…

Microsoft rolls out Windows 10 October 2020 Update with Chromium Edge

Microsoft today started rolling out the free Windows 10 October 2020 Update. Among the new features,…

U.S. Department of Justice files antitrust lawsuit against Google

(Reuters) — The U.S. Justice Department and 11 states filed an antitrust lawsuit against Alphabet Inc’s…

Microsoft details T-ULRv2 model that can translate between 94 languages

The same week Facebook open-sourced M2M-100, an AI model that can translate between over 100 languages,…

Impossible Foods will double R&D to eliminate animal farming

Impossible Foods, maker of the plant-based Impossible Burger, said it plans to double the size of…

Frost Giant Studios raises $4.7 million for real-time strategy game revival

Frost Giant Studios, a new game studio formed by Blizzard Entertainment veterans, has raised $4.7 million…

Halo: The Master Chief Collection gets optimized for Xbox Series X/S on November 17

Halo Infinite may be missing the Xbox Series X/S launch, but The Master Chief Collection is…

Genies will let consumers create their own 3D avatars with Giphy and Gucci

Genies is expanding its focus from celebrities to everyday consumers with its 3D avatars for social…

Microsoft takes Azure cloud computing into outer space

Microsoft has announced the next step in its mission to challenge Amazon and bring its cloud…

Zest raises $15 million to reduce loan algorithm bias

Zest AI, a company developing AI-powered loan decisioning products, today closed a $15 million funding round…

4iQ raises $30 million for AI that attacks the trade in stolen digital identities

Digital identity protection startup 4iQ today announced a $30 million round it will use to ramp…

Adobe’s Photoshop Neural Filters use AI to change faces, recolor photos

Since Adobe uses its annual MAX conference to reveal new user-facing improvements to its professional creative…

PhiSat-1 satellite uses AI to remove clouds from Earth images

Intel, the European Space Agency (ESA), and startup Ubotica today announced details of what they claim…

Venn raises $26 million series A for its streaming TV network for games and culture

As my generation and those after me (Gen Z, millennials, and so on) take over from…

Largest Mass Extinction In The History Of The Earth Linked To Rising Carbon-Dioxide Levels

The early ancestors of modern mammals were among the victims of the mass extinction at the…

Merck tests delivering temperature-controlled medicine via drone

Drone startup Volansi says it’s partnering with Merck to deliver “cold-chain” medicines (i.e., medicines that must…

Swordfish Vs Shark: What The Heck?!

Slash! A swordfish (Xiphias gladius) uses its bill in a duel between another top predator: a…