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 […]

Enlighten VR Development Diary – First Playable

ARM’s Enlighten VR Development Diary – First Playable Introduction Game development is an iterative process of exploring ideas in order to identify and create the right experience. Technical demo development is no different. In this next phase, we took the best elements and mechanics from the prototyping phase and consolidated them into a single playable […]

Oculus Connect 3 Schedule and Live-Streaming on Twitch and NextVR

The complete schedule for Oculus Connect 3 Oculus will be holding its third Oculus Connect starting today with workshops and running through Friday, October 7th. The official opening keynote will be on Thursday morning at 10am. John Carmack also announced the event would be live-steamed on Twitch and in VR through NextVR for viewers. The […]