Video game development

Chatable Introduces Breakthrough Zero-Latency On-Chip Conversation Enhancement AI for TWS Earbuds and Hearing Aids

Friday, July 30, 2021 - 2:00pm

Chatable (H.A.A.C Ltd), an industry leading AI Start-up, announced today in a whitepaper - Breaking Through the 6ms Latency Barrier - a dramatic fundamental breakthrough in Artificial Intelligence (AI) for Conversation Enhancement.

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  • Chatable (H.A.A.C Ltd), an industry leading AI Start-up, announced today in a whitepaper - Breaking Through the 6ms Latency Barrier - a dramatic fundamental breakthrough in Artificial Intelligence (AI) for Conversation Enhancement.
  • The whitepaper introduces Chatable AI v3.0 Edge: the first On-Chip Inline Deep Neural Network (DNN) for direct audio processing that has no perceptible latency.
  • According to recent industry research, Conversation Enhancement is the number one most requested feature for TWS Earbud users and is also a high priority for the Hearing Aid industry.
  • Performing over one hundred million AI calculations per second and using the microphone of a TWS Earbud or Hearing Aid, Chatable AI v3.0 Edge provides a vivid, new conversational speech experience to users.

Mytaverse Soars to New Dimensions with Business Aviation Conference

Friday, July 30, 2021 - 1:39pm

Good news for the event's organizers is that just shy of 50 exhibitors, including NetJets and Sino Jet, have confirmed participation along with nearly 100 speakers set to present over the course of the three days.  Moving seamlessly around the venue will be hundreds of attendees embodying Mytaverse avatars.  With the opportunity to pop into any of the many vendor's booths, hands will always remain free as interesting brochures and other materials can be stored in a digital briefcase--one click and the document is yours. 

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  • MIAMI, July 30, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --The Miami-based startup, Mytaverse (formerly Gathr), in conjunction with Asian Sky Group (ASG) is pleased to announce its three-dimensional fully-immersive exhibition and conference for business aviation.
  • "Mytaverse and ASG have jointly created a digital showroom with photo-realistic 3D virtual aircraft models accessible 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
  • As a fully immersive platform using Epic Games Unreal Engine, Mytaverse offers shared and dynamic experiences for business, job simulations, education and more.
  • Asian Sky Group is a business aviation transaction and consultancy company based in Hong Kong.

RTI Receives Epic MegaGrant from Epic Games

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 1:00pm

SUNNYVALE, Calif., July 28, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Real-Time Innovations (RTI) , the largest software framework company for autonomous systems, today announced that it has received an Epic MegaGrant from Epic Games , which will be used to advance the development and integration of RTI Connext DDS with Unreal Engine, the open and advanced real-time 3D creation tool.

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  • SUNNYVALE, Calif., July 28, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Real-Time Innovations (RTI) , the largest software framework company for autonomous systems, today announced that it has received an Epic MegaGrant from Epic Games , which will be used to advance the development and integration of RTI Connext DDS with Unreal Engine, the open and advanced real-time 3D creation tool.
  • The integration of RTI Connext DDS and the Unreal game engine provides both RTI customers and the Unreal ecosystem a best-of-both worlds solution to developing and testing visualization and simulation applications.
  • RTI Connext DDS is the platform that brings distributed simulation systems together in a secure, high-performance, scalable visualization environment.
  • Due to their dynamic architectures, simulation solutions have made interoperability between systems essential, said Sebastien Loze, Simulation Industry Manager, Epic Games.

Smilegate Advances to Western Market with New Independent AAA Game Development Studio That's No Moon Entertainment Inc.

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 3:00pm

That's No Moon is a groundbreaking new AAA game development studio founded in 2021 focused on industry defining narrative-driven entertainment that will push the limits of both gameplay and story.

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  • That's No Moon is a groundbreaking new AAA game development studio founded in 2021 focused on industry defining narrative-driven entertainment that will push the limits of both gameplay and story.
  • Smilegate and That's No Moon are developing a new AAA narrative-driven game in the action-adventure genre.
  • Harold Kim, VP of business development at Smilegate said, "That's No Moon is a studio with exceptionally talented developers.
  • Smilegate Entertainment is a global game development and publishing company headquartered in South Korea with regional offices in the United States, China, and Europe.

Get Ready to Bring Your 'A' Game: The Rec Room Opens TODAY in Barrie!

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 2:00pm

The Rec Room Barrie features a massive amusement area where gamers of all ages can play 100 amusement games.

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  • The Rec Room Barrie features a massive amusement area where gamers of all ages can play 100 amusement games.
  • The Rec Room guests can earn and redeem SCENE points, Canada's leading entertainment rewards program, on food and fun!
  • Calling all foodies: The Rec Room Barrie features multiple dining options with something for everyone.
  • Part of Cineplex, The Rec Room is a premier social destination and the ultimate gathering spot for corporate events, groups and parties.

Konect Ai Expands within the Automotive Industry and Announces Jerry Salerno as President

Friday, July 23, 2021 - 5:12pm

Konect Ai , a leader in automotive artificial intelligence, is thrilled to announce the addition of Jerry Salerno as President as they expand further into the North American automotive industry.

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  • Konect Ai , a leader in automotive artificial intelligence, is thrilled to announce the addition of Jerry Salerno as President as they expand further into the North American automotive industry.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210723005417/en/
    Konect Ai, a leader in automotive artificial intelligence, announces Jerry Salerno as President.
  • (Photo: Business Wire)
    The addition of Jerry Salerno will undoubtedly be fundamental in the growth of Konect Ai.
  • I truly believe Konect Ai is the next big thing in Automotive, said Jerry Salerno, President of Konect Ai.

Unity Acquires Interactive Data Visualization, Inc. (IDV), Creators of SpeedTree® Environment Creation Suite

Thursday, July 22, 2021 - 5:00pm

With IDVs SpeedTree suite of products part of the Unity product ecosystem, we can now offer creators native authoring workflows for creating real-time, rich, organic environments.

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  • With IDVs SpeedTree suite of products part of the Unity product ecosystem, we can now offer creators native authoring workflows for creating real-time, rich, organic environments.
  • SpeedTree foliage solutions can be spotted in hundreds of major films, from indie projects to the highest-grossing films of 2020.
  • Today, SpeedTree and Unity customers can continue using both services as usual, including the existing SpeedTree and Unity integration.
  • Interactive Data Visualization, Inc. (IDV), is the creator of SpeedTree a suite of vegetation modeling and environment creation products for architecture, games, visual effects, and real-time simulations.

MapleStory’s Neo: Light's Wrath Update Unveils New Boss Seren and Hotel Arcus Questline

Thursday, July 22, 2021 - 2:00pm

The Neo: Lights Wrath update also adds the new Boss Seren and continues the Neo Castle, Tera Burning and Burning World Events.

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  • The Neo: Lights Wrath update also adds the new Boss Seren and continues the Neo Castle, Tera Burning and Burning World Events.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210722005292/en/
    MapleStorys Neo: Light's Wrath Update Unveils New Boss Seren and Hotel Arcus Questline (Photo: Business Wire)
    Hidden secrets of the ancient gods will be unveiled in the Hotel Arcus desert area which has opened for players who have reached Level 270 and have completed the 5th job advancement along with the [Cernium (After)] Defensive Tactics quest.
  • After all Hotel Arcus quests are completed players can perform daily quests for Archelon in the Hotel Arcus Saloon that will reward Sacred Symbol: Arcus.
  • By defeating Seren, players have the chance to earn Mitras Nodestone and Mitras Rage Emblem, part of the Pitched Boss Set.

Hades Wins Game of the Year at the 21st Annual Game Developers Choice Awards

Thursday, July 22, 2021 - 2:23am

Supergiant Games stylish roguelike Hades was honored by the game development community as the recipient of the Game of the Year award at tonights 21st annual Game Developers Choice Awards (GDCA) ceremony.

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  • Supergiant Games stylish roguelike Hades was honored by the game development community as the recipient of the Game of the Year award at tonights 21st annual Game Developers Choice Awards (GDCA) ceremony.
  • In addition to Game of the Year, Hades was the recipient of the Best Audio and Best Design Awards.
  • The Game Developers Choice Awards honor the very best games of the year, and were created for and voted on by developers.
  • Winners in all categories except the Audience Award and Special Awards are selected by the Game Developers Choice Awards-specific International Choice Awards Network (ICAN), which is an invitation-only organization, comprised of leading game creators from all parts of the industry.

Go PiXLS Acquires International Rights to The Grindhouse and Documentary Game Train

Wednesday, July 21, 2021 - 9:00pm

FRANKLIN, Ind., July 21, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Harena Data has announced its esports entertainment streaming network Go PiXLS has acquired the international rights to the American classic The Grindhouse starring Andrew Stevens as well as the feature-length documentary Game Train.

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  • FRANKLIN, Ind., July 21, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Harena Data has announced its esports entertainment streaming network Go PiXLS has acquired the international rights to the American classic The Grindhouse starring Andrew Stevens as well as the feature-length documentary Game Train.
  • Game Train is a feature length documentary film that takes audiences inside the scenes of Train Jam, a game development contest.
  • In Train Jam, hundreds of game developers travel together in one train across the country from Chicago to San Francisco to attend the annual Game Developers Conference (GDC).
  • Go PiXLS will air Game Train across its network of 30+ channels and platforms.