Games/Interactive

SHIFT Connects Video Editing Workflow to Its New Adobe Panel (MESA)

Whether you’re animating a product launch video, exporting ad spots for social, or making revisions to the next blockbuster movie, you probably rely on one Adobe product or anoth... More

Adobe’s Plans for an Online Content Attribution Standard Could Have Big Implications for Misinformation (TechCrunch)

Adobe’s work on technical solution to combat online misinformation at scale, still in its early stages, is taking some big steps toward its lofty goal of becoming an industry sta... More

Verizon Media’s RYOT Announces LA River AR Platform (MESA)

Verizon Media’s award-winning production studio RYOT announced the launch of the LA River AR Platform - an interactive, immersive experience, created to provide community access ... More

AWS re:Invent Conference Moves Online as Part of a Free 3-Week Event (GeekWire)

Amazon’s annual cloud conference is going fully digital this year as the global pandemic forces companies to move events online. Amazon Web Services’ re:Invent 2020 will be a 3... More

Dolby, Avid Make it Easier for Indie Artists to Use Immersive Atmos Tech (Engadget)

Music tracks encoded with Dolby’s immersive Atmos Music tech recently started appearing on Tidal and other streaming services, but most are from artists backed by major labels. N... More

Sony Electronics Announces ‘Ready for PlayStation 5’ for Current TVs (MESA)

Sony Electronics announced its TVs are officially 'Ready for PlayStation 5'. The new 'Ready for PlayStation 5' tagline has been created in partnership with Sony Interactive Enterta... More

Study: eSports Global Ad Spend to Hit $844M in 2020 (SportsPro)

Global advertising spend on eSports is set to rise 9.9 per cent to US$844 million in 2020, according to a new study. The new research forecasts US$615 million will be spent on spon... More

NHL Outlines ‘Made-for-TV’ Stanley Cup Playoffs Broadcast Enhancements (SportsPro)

The National Hockey League’s return to play will feature never-before-seen camera angles and other broadcast enhancements to create a ‘made-for-TV’ product.... More

Expert System Releases Expert.ai Natural Language API (MESA)

The global Artificial Intelligence company Expert System announced the release of the expert.ai NL API, the cloud-based Natural Language API that enables data scientists, computati... More

Adobe Updates Photoshop on iPad With Refine Edge, Rotate Canvas Tools (9to5Mac)

Adobe is updating Photoshop on iPad with two major features creatives have been asking for: the Refine Edge Brush and Rotate Canvas tools. Photoshop on iPad customers should expect... More

Amazon is Launching a New Alexa App (CNBC)

Amazon is starting to roll out a totally redesigned Alexa app for Apple’s iPhone, tablets and phones running Google’s Android platform, and its own Fire tablets. While Alexa is... More

MLB to Launch Oculus VR Live Streams (SportsPro)

Major League Baseball has launched a new Oculus Quest-supported virtual reality platform that allows subscribers to the league’s MLB.tv subscription service to live stream out-of... More

Fox Sports Adding ‘Virtual Fans’ to Empty Baseball Stadiums (TechCrunch)

Fox Sports is convinced it’s found a technological solution that’s totally good and fine and not at all a nightmare-inducing horror show of artificial humanity. Fox News showca... More

All the Films in This Online Festival Were Made With Adobe Stock (Muse)

Thirteen diverse creators from across the globe contributed shorts to this online film festival. They had five days to conceive, develop and complete their productions. None of the... More

CTA: 2020 a Tough Year for Most Video Device Sales (HD Guru)

The Consumer Technology Association this week issued its mid-year 2020 U.S. Consumer Technology Sales & Forecasts showing that after an initial sales spike for TVs and video device... More

The Brain Behind the Google Pixel Camera is Building a Universal Camera App for Adobe (The Verge)

Marc Levoy, the researcher who used software to turn Google’s Pixel camera into a powerhouse, has joined Adobe to build a universal camera app, Adobe announced. At Adobe, it soun... More

U.S. Video Game Spending Hit a 10-Year High in June (The Verge)

Video game spending in the US reached its highest point since 2010, according to a new NPD Group report, with sales through June reaching $6.6 billion on hardware, software, and ac... More

Adobe CIO Stoddard: AI Bots Can ‘Cut Toil,’ Reduce Demands for IT Help (VentureBeat)

While average people know Adobe mostly as the company behind Photoshop, their consumption of digital and printed content created by Adobe apps is incalculable, thanks largely to it... More

Fox Sports Launches Redesigned App (TechCrunch)

As the sports world slowly begins to emerge from the pandemic shut down with MLB scheduled to start this week, Fox Sports is launching its redesigned sports app today for Android a... More

Adoption of Veritone’s AI-Powered Public Safety Solutions Grows Across the U.S. (MESA)

Veritone announced that the company is experiencing rapid adoption of its AI-enabled public safety solutions. Hosted securely in the cloud and accessible from any browser, the Ver... More