Microsoft Acquires Simplygon to Accelerate “3D for Everyone”

Microsoft acquired Simplygon on Jan. 17 for an undisclosed amount to further develop Microsoft’s “3D for Everyone” vision. Simplygon, which developed by Donya Labs AB, a privately held company based in Sweden, develops 3D-optimization solutions for game developers, focusing on helping developers create 3D content faster, streamlining the workflow.   This saves AAA game studios […]

CEO CORNER: Kudan’s Founder Tomo Ohno – Connecting IoT with Artificial Intelligence

“Augmented Reality is a technology. It’s never been a product or a solution to a problem…I was so excited by the possibility but also so disappointed with the idea and concepts available.” – Tomo Ohno, Kudan Founder and Managing Director In 2011 Kudan Limited started developing what is now a very mature computer vision engine that […]

Simplygon Enables Future Of Virtual Development With Open Access To Software

Developers can benefit from utilizing industry leading optimization software to meet future needs with virtual, augmented and mixed reality creation across key platforms   Simplygon, the pioneer and market leader of automatic real-time 3D data preparation and optimization, announced it will offer its flagship product for free to indie developers and educational or non-commercial organizations. This bold […]

Augmented Reality Gaming comes to Spin Masters with Air Hogs Connect!

Spin Master is introducing Air Hogs Connect, a new AR gaming platform that blends the worlds of RC (remote control) and augmented reality, enabling players to command remote control (RC) vehicles inside deep virtual game worlds.  Transforming your living room to a science fiction AR world, Connect takes RC play to a whole new dimension. […]