Games/Interactive

Sony DADC Moves Into Game Peripherals with dreamGEAR (MESA)

Sony DADC announced today its Consumer Sales business unit, a fresh initiative designed to diversify the business and further position the group as the number one provider of retai... More

AI Is Taking Over the Cloud (MIT Tech Review)

The cloud is getting smarter by the minute. In fact, it will soon know more about the photos you’ve uploaded than you do. Computer-vision technology has improved remarkably over ... More

Blockchain May Give Rise to Even Smarter B2B Marketplaces (Forbes)

Does blockchain mean boom or bust for existing B2B networks? On one hand, blockchain promises to smooth and validate the interactions that take place between organizations and thei... More

IBC 2017: Irdeto to Showcase 360 Security Suite (MESA)

Irdeto will be showcasing its 360 Security suite at IBC 2017, which provides comprehensive security across the content value chain. This offers premium security for content owners ... More

The Key to AI’s Future: One Startup’s Quest for Collaboration (Forbes)

Veritone, a recent IPO out of Costa Mesa, Calif., caught my attention as one such business, grasping the idea that many AI brains are better than one when used together to solve bu... More

HCL Launches AI–Powered Process Transformation Platform, Consulting Offerings (MESA)

HCL has recently launched ‘Cognitive Orchestrated Process Autonomics (COPA)’ Platform for enterprise–wide process revamp and ‘Transformation through Autonomics & Orchestrat... More

OpenText Brings AI-Powered Search to eDOCS (Open Text Blog)

Open Text is bringing OpenText Decisiv Search to OpenText eDOCS as its default search engine. OpenText Decisiv Search takes the reach and depth of AI-enhanced search even further. ... More

The Biggest ‘Call of Duty’ Tournament Shines Light on Growth of eSports (TechCrunch)

Esports is becoming a true spectator sport, but will the average Joe one day care about competitive League of Legends or Overwatch or Counterstrike the way they care about watching... More

Adobe, Acxiom Team Up to Connect the Passenger Experience at Heathrow Airport (AdExchanger)

Every year, 75 million passengers travel through Heathrow Airport, shopping, eating and engaging with services as they wait to board their flights. But despite the thousands of int... More

Report: Global VR Market to Generate Revenue in Excess of $60 Billion in 2022 (The Drum)

Virtual reality (VR) technology looks set to gain widespread adoption over the next five years, reaching an installed base of 256 million users worldwide with revenues of over $60b... More

Director Doug Liman Discusses VR Storytelling (Digital Trends)

"I learned that there’s so much more to learn about telling stories in VR, and that’s what excites me so much about it because I think that Invisible is already such a leap for... More

VR to Usher in an Era of Interactive, Immersive Content (Rapid TV News)

Tapping into an ecosystem as well as widespread support for application development on mobile platforms, 360° video, interactive and immersive content formats are set to generate ... More

Salesforce AI Helps Brands Track Images on Social Media (TechCrunch)

Brands have long been able to search for company mentions on social media, but they’ve lacked the ability to search for pictures of their logos or products in an easy way. That... More

8 Technologies and Platforms Every Forward-Thinking Marketer Needs to Know (Adweek)

From IBM’s souped-up supercomputer Watson to Google’s tricked-out, self-driving cars, marketers are navigating a new wave of tech services and platforms beyond the walls of tra... More

eSports Arena Lets Marketers Connect with Elusive Young Males (Media Village)

The video-game-playing industry known as eSports is on the rise. Fans are watching pro players compete in tournaments around such titles as "League of Legends," "Call of Duty" or ... More

Inside Salesforce’s Quest to Bring Artificial Intelligence to Everyone (Wired)

This past March, Salesforce flipped a switch and made a big chunk of Einstein available to all of its users. Of course it did. Salesforce has always specialized in putting advanced... More

China, U.S. Battling to Become World’s First AI Superpower (The Verge)

In October 1957, the Soviet Union launched the Earth’s first artificial satellite, Sputnik 1. The craft was no bigger than a beach ball, but it spurred the US into a frenzy of re... More

Adobe’s Remarkable Transformation, from Photoshop to Cloud (San Francisco Chronicle)

Corporate turnarounds have been done before, but what’s happening at Adobe Systems stretches the far limits of credulity. The San Jose software firm, once known primarily for pro... More

Microsoft Powers a DJ’s Live Show with a Surface Book and Kinects (Engadget)

When it comes to live shows, the visuals are key to making a lasting impression. I'd even argue that what you see is just as important as the quality of the music. It is a performa... More

Tim Cook: The iPhone Will Become ‘Even More Essential’ with Augmented Reality (CNBC)

"The smart phone is becoming even more important to people because it's going across so much of your life and you can tell by some of the things we did at WWDC that that will only ... More