Games/Interactive

Contextual AI: The Next Frontier of Artificial Intelligence (Adobe Blog)

AI is powering more and more services and devices that we use on a daily basis, such as personal voice assistants, movie recommendation services, or driving assistance systems. And... More

Microsoft Launches $250 Xbox With No Disc Drive (CNBC)

Microsoft on Tuesday introduced its first gaming console without a disc drive, meaning that gamers will have to download games instead of loading them on a disc in the traditional ... More

Cinelytic CEO on How AI is Changing the Film Industry (Cheddar)

Video: Artificial intelligence is stepping into the spotlight for its next act: film financing. Cinelytic's Tobias Queisser joins Cheddar to discuss how his company is using data a... More

Ernst & Young Releases Updates to Two Blockchain-Related Products (CoinTelegraph)

Big Four auditing firm Ernst & Young has released two new blockchain developments, a new version of its Blockchain Analyzer and a zero knowledge proof protocol. EY has launched the... More

Hollywood eSports Providing Gamers a Bigger Experience With Dolby Atmos in Their Hollywood eSports MX4D Theatres (MESA)

Hollywood Esports intends to go bigger and wilder with the inclusion of Dolby Atmos in their design. (more…)... More

The 6 Most Important Announcements From Google Cloud Next 2019 (TechCrunch)

Google sees its AI prowess as one of its main differentiators. The company already offered a wide range of AI tools, ranging from developer tools and services for advanced data sci... More

Apple Invests More Than $500M in New Gaming Service (IE)

Apple has invested hundreds of millions of dollars to secure exclusive rights to new video games ahead of the launch its new Arcade subscription service, according to a report in t... More

HBO’s Mobile Apps to Gain a Million New Downloads Courtesy of ‘Game of Thrones’ Premiere (TechCrunch)

In addition to exciting its loyal legion of fans, HBO’s “Game of Thrones” premiere was also once again great news for installs of the network’s app for cord cutters, HBO NO... More

Streaming to Subscriptions: Video Games Enter New Frontiers (ECN)

The video game industry is entering new frontiers. In the past, you plunked down $60 at GameStop for a copy of Grand Theft Auto or Madden NFL and played it out — after which you ... More

Ernst & Young Introduce AI Trust Measurement Tool (VentureBeat)

Ernst & Young has introduced the Trusted AI platform, a service accessible through a web interface that assigns numerical values to the trustworthiness of an AI system. The Trusted... More

11 Artificial Intelligence Trends Every Business Must Know in 2019 (ReadWrite)

AI has been a game changer for global businesses, opening doors to innumerable possibilities. With the integration of AI in businesses, the global economy is excepted to grow expon... More

Research: 100M People Will Shop With AR by 2020 (CNET)

By next year, 100 million consumers will shop using AR either online and in stores, market researcher Gartner predicted Monday. As part of that shift, 46 percent of retailers plan ... More

NAB 2019: GrayMeta Expands AI-Powered Extension, Creating Efficiencies for Customers with New Support of Adobe Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop (MESA)

GrayMeta will give content creators and filmmakers at NAB Show 2019 an updated look at the newly released GrayMeta Curio extension for Adobe Creative Cloud. With the added function... More

Verizon Begins Rolling Out Its 5G Wireless Network for Smartphones (CNBC)

Verizon on Wednesday announced that it has turned on its 5G wireless network in two markets, including Chicago and Minneapolis, that will work with the next generation of connected... More

Google Searches for a Home in Live Gaming (Forbes)

Imagine the possibilities when computing might is no longer tied to the device on your desktop or in your pocket. That’s the promise when the data center is the platform. Google ... More

Signiant’s SDCX Fabric Powers the Multi-Cloud Future of Media (MESA)

Signiant announced new capabilities and impressive adoption metrics for the innovative cloud-native SaaS platform that is driving the company's growth. As a pioneer in Software De... More

What’s Hot at NAB 2019 (Western Digital Blog)

AI. This has been a buzz word for quite some time, but we are finally moving away from fantasy discussions about what AI is to looking at how it can affect different aspects of the... More

NAB 2019: Prime Focus Technologies Debuts AI-Led Micro Services for M&E Enterprises (MESA)

Prime Focus Technologies announced it will launch its new suite of AI-led micro services for M&E companies at NAB 2019. “Our AI-led micro services harness the collective power of... More

NFL Taps Verizon to Create 5G Services for Football Fans (Bloomberg)

5G, the much-hyped wireless service that's meant to fuel space-age technologies, has a new proving ground: the National Football League. Verizon Communications Inc. is working with... More

Veritone Receives FedRAMP Authorization for its aiWARE Government Platform (MESA)

Veritone announced that it has received Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program Authorization for its aiWARE Government platform. The Department of Justice (DOJ) served a... More