Seasonal events bring new game modes, but many Overwatch fans especially look forward to the new costumes.
Overwatch has gotten into the holiday spirit with the launch of Winter Wonderland, a seasonal event that is now live for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC team-based shooter.
GUEST: Diversity is a major topic of conversation in tech, but so far, that conversation hasn’t significantly improved representation of women and minorities in the industry. In a recent survey conducted by First Round Capital, nearly 68 percent of founders across the country believe that the tech industry will not become representative of the general population in terms of gender, race, and ethnicity for at least 10 years, if not more than 20 years.
Manticore Games, a startup founded by former Zynga and Electronic Arts executives, has raised $15 million from Benchmark Capital.
Square Enix announced today that it is bringing its episodic adventure game Life is Strange to iOS. The first three episodes will come out on December 14, with the final two following during the first quarter of 2018.
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Facebook has announced plans to restructure its global tax affairs so that it records ad revenue locally rather than channeling it through its international HQ in Dublin, Ireland.
PRESS RELEASE: DeepFrame is a next-gen MR technology that seamlessly blends physical reality and digital holograms – glasses not required COPENHAGEN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–December 12, 2017– Realfiction, a global innovator in mixed-reality solutions, will introduce the latest breakthrough in MR, DeepFrame, to North American audiences during CES 2018.
There’s a new company in town that’s trying to make companies’ software better — by getting them to intentionally break it.
Simility, a company that develops a fraud detection platform that uses machine learning techniques, has announced a $17.5 million round of funding led by Accel, with participation from new strategic investor PayPal.
PRESS RELEASE: Say goodbye to emails for work with external partners, vendors, customers, and teams MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–December 12, 2017– Zillable today announced the release of a new feature that’s set to give the work email a run for its money.
Advanced Micro Devices is launching its major update for its Radeon graphics software, dubbed Radeon Software Adrenalin Edition.
It was a landmark event. Earlier this year, Bancor raised an eye-watering $153 million through its ICO.
When Adobe decided to retire its Flash software, it was a big moment for FlowPlay. Fortunately, the Seattle maker of social games had anticipated the demise of Flash, which is scheduled to end in 2020.
Nintendo has announced that its Switch game console has now sold 10 million units globally. The news comes just ten months after the Japanese gaming giant launched the hybrid console to consumers around the world, and perhaps shouldn’t come as a major surprise given recent sales figures.
PRESS RELEASE: Partnership with WeFunder Opens Door to Other Companies Interested in Using New JCO Model that Merges Blockchain, Crypto, and Crowdfunding WEST PALM BEACH, Fla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–December 12, 2017– Finova Financial, a digital financial services provider transforming the future of global banking, announced today that it is partnering with crowdfunding platform WeFunder to make Finova’s JOBS Crypto Offering (JCO)-the world’s first equity-linked token-available to investors large and small.
Jam City has signed an agreement with Warner Bros.’ game division to make a mobile game dubbed Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery, a role-playing game based on the wizarding world of J.K.
PRESS RELEASE: Significant Implications for Transportation Companies Operating Driverless and Human-Driven Fleets BERLIN & LAUSANNE, Switzerland & SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–December 12, 2017– IVU Traffic Technologies, the leading software company for public transportation and logistics solutions, and BestMile, providing the first platform for the operation and optimization of autonomous fleet and new mobility services, have partnered to provide mobility solutions fully integrating autonomous vehicles in traditional transportation systems.
ANALYSIS: Apple’s acquisition of Shazam is without a doubt big news for Europe’s striving startup scene.
(Reuters) — Uber said on Monday that it had appealed regulations that have barred it from accepting cash fares in the Mexican state of Puebla, in a new challenge to clampdowns on the ride-hailing service in Latin America.