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The autistic bliss of Zoom

THE AUTISTIC BLISS OF ZOOM

Neurodivergent employees are thriving in quarantine. Will businesses continue to support the practices that have made this possible?

Why Smash Ventures bet part of its $75 million fund on Epic Games

WHY SMASH VENTURES BET PART OF ITS $75 MILLION FUND ON EPIC GAMES

Smash Ventures has invested part of its $75 million fund in Epic Games, Byju's, DraftKings, Nobull, and Manscaped.

 
 
 
Intelligent automation depends on these 4 cornerstones

INTELLIGENT AUTOMATION DEPENDS ON THESE 4 CORNERSTONES

To succeed with digital transformation, you need to get four things right: sequence, collaboration, scope, and mindset.

How Nintendo and Nvidia could bring 4K to the Super Nintendo Switch

HOW NINTENDO AND NVIDIA COULD BRING 4K TO THE SUPER NINTENDO SWITCH

Super Nintendo Switch seems more real than ever, but how realistic are the reports of the system reaching 4K resolutions?

 
 
 
Building AI for the Global South

BUILDING AI FOR THE GLOBAL SOUTH

Business and AI leaders from India, South America, and Africa have called for more artificial intelligence built for the Global South.

How Kurt Davis quit the tech life to help people in Africa for a year

HOW KURT DAVIS QUIT THE TECH LIFE TO HELP PEOPLE IN AFRICA FOR A YEAR

Kurt Davis spent a lot of time in Silicon Valley and Asia, and for a long time he ran the tech rat race. He was on the road to burnout.

 
 
 
Why data gravity won't stop the move to multicloud

WHY DATA GRAVITY WON'T STOP THE MOVE TO MULTICLOUD

Data governance laws and latency limits will clash with a single-cloud model and produce enough counterforce to fight data gravity.

Nintendo fuels rebound in game industry TV ad spend in February

NINTENDO FUELS REBOUND IN GAME INDUSTRY TV AD SPEND IN FEBRUARY

After a quiet January, video game brands upped their TV ad budgets in February by 34%, to a total of $16.6 million.

 
 
 

IBM LAUNCHES AI PLATFORM TO DISCOVER NEW MATERIALS

IBM has launched a platform, MolGX, that leverages AI to discovery new materials with particular characteristics.

AI Weekly: These researchers are improving AI's ability to understand different accents

AI WEEKLY: THESE RESEARCHERS ARE IMPROVING AI'S ABILITY TO UNDERSTAND DIFFERENT ACCENTS

Researchers at MLCommons are developing a tool that would allow speech recognition developers to better support different accents.

 
 
 
The RetroBeat - E.V.O.: Search for Eden is an SNES curiosity worth your time

THE RETROBEAT - E.V.O.: SEARCH FOR EDEN IS AN SNES CURIOSITY WORTH YOUR TIME

I've had a chance to play some retro games that have been on my radar. Few are as interesting as E.V.O.: Search for Eden.

Razer's Anzu glasses/speakers will go great with my action-dad ensemble

RAZER'S ANZU GLASSES/SPEAKERS WILL GO GREAT WITH MY ACTION-DAD ENSEMBLE

The Razer Anzu is a new piece of eyewear that offers protection from sunlight as well as computer screens, but it's also a wearable...

 
 
 
GamesBeat Summit 2021: Growing the Next Generation is coming on April 28-April 29

GAMESBEAT SUMMIT 2021: GROWING THE NEXT GENERATION IS COMING ON APRIL 28-APRIL 29

Our speakers include Bobby Kotick of Activision Blizzard, Halley Gross of The Last of Us Part II, Brenda Romero of Romero Games - and...

How AI trained to beat Atari games could impact robotics and drug design

HOW AI TRAINED TO BEAT ATARI GAMES COULD IMPACT ROBOTICS AND DRUG DESIGN

Uber and OpenAI researchers say an advance in Go-Explore AI in beating Atari games could have applications for robotics and drug design.

 
 
 
Pinterest details the AI that powers its content moderation

PINTEREST DETAILS THE AI THAT POWERS ITS CONTENT MODERATION

Pinterest pulled back the curtains on the AI and machine learning technologies powering its content moderation engine.

The DeanBeat: Roblox public offering is a vote about the metaverse

THE DEANBEAT: ROBLOX PUBLIC OFFERING IS A VOTE ABOUT THE METAVERSE

Roblox goes public on Tuesday, March 10, and how its stock fares will determine how soon we'll get the metaverse.

 
 
 
Study warns deepfakes can fool facial recognition

STUDY WARNS DEEPFAKES CAN FOOL FACIAL RECOGNITION

In a new study, researchers find that commercial facial recognition APIs can be easily fooled by deepfakes.

How to ask your boss for the raise you genuinely deserve

HOW TO ASK YOUR BOSS FOR THE RAISE YOU GENUINELY DESERVE

So many people actively avoid asking for a pay rise in work purely because they want to avoid the awkward encounter with their boss.

 
 
 
Hilmar Veigar Pétursson interview: Remembering 20 years of Eve Online

HILMAR VEIGAR PÉTURSSON INTERVIEW: REMEMBERING 20 YEARS OF EVE ONLINE

Hilmar Veigar Pétursson has worked at Eve Online maker CCP Games, Iceland's biggest game studio, for 20 years, and he has been CEO...

Sitecore acquires Boxever and Four51 to give marketers a better view of every customer

SITECORE ACQUIRES BOXEVER AND FOUR51 TO GIVE MARKETERS A BETTER VIEW OF EVERY CUSTOMER

Sitecore acquires Boxever and Four51 to gain access to a customer data platform and ecommerce software to drive digital business processes.

 
 
 



India-made iPhone 12 in trial phase, even as Apple shifts 7-10% of capacity...

India-made iPhone 12 in trial phase, even as Apple shifts 7-10% of capacity from China

Apple's iPhone 12 will be manufactured at the Hon Hai Precision Industry facility in Tamil Nadu, both for the domestic as well as well as the export market. Apple will also... Read more ...

Unmanned Combat Drone Hits Speeds Of Over 1,500mph

Unmanned Combat Drone Hits Speeds Of Over 1,500mph

Unmanned combat drones aren't a new thing, but now we could be reaching new heights in drone technology thanks to Kelley Aerospace who have made an unmanned combat drone that... Read more ...

The Most Damning Moments of Meghan and Harry's Sensational Oprah Interview

Plus, the straight-up weirdest moments. Read more ...

More Samsung Galaxy A52, Galaxy A72 images and details surfacing

More Samsung Galaxy A52, Galaxy A72 images and details surfacing

We always say this but it is true-Samsung is working on a lot of things. The Galaxy S21 series has been out in the consumer market for about a month now. The South Korean tech... Read more ...

IOS 14.5 beta 3 follow up

IOS 14.5 beta 3 follow up

Apple released iOS 14.5 beta 3 and iPadOS 14.5 beta 3 to developers and public beta testers last week, we have already seen a video of the OS and now we get to have another... Read more ...

OnePlus 9 coming March 23 w/ new camera from $150 million Hasselblad partnership

OnePlus 9 coming March 23 w/ new camera from $150 million Hasselblad partnership

We've already seen a ton of leaks and rumors , but now the official fun begins. The OnePlus 9 series is being announced on March 23, and the company is already building up... Read more ...

Now streaming: best new TV shows & movies this week in Australia

Now streaming: best new TV shows & movies this week in Australia

Our top picks this weekend include Bill and Ted Face the Music, Genera+ion and the making of WandaVision. Read more ...

‘Genshin Impact' Version 1.4 Update Release Date Announced, Mini Games and...

‘Genshin Impact' Version 1.4 Update Release Date Announced, Mini Games and Festivities Await

Genshin Impact version 1.3 ‘All That Glitters' that brought in support for controllers on iOS 14 and a lot more was the previous major update for the game. Since then, miHoYo... Read more ...

Oppo Find X3 Pro could use Samsung's best display for smartphones

Oppo Find X3 Pro could use Samsung's best display for smartphones

Leakster Ice Universe suggests that the Oppo Find X3 Pro will use Samsung's top E4 screens with 10-bit colour and adaptive refresh rate. Read more ...

Fossil paused Wear OS H MR2 update for Gen 5 watches to ‘iron out some issues'

Fossil paused Wear OS H MR2 update for Gen 5 watches to ‘iron out some issues'

At the tail end of last year, the Fossil Group started rolling out the latest system for Google's wearable platform. It's been a slow process, with H MR2 currently paused for... Read more ...