The Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) is less than a week away, and producer Geoff Keighley and YouTube have announced the details for their E3 Live livestreamed show scheduled for Sunday, June 9. The E3 Live broadcast will span 10 hours and put onstage top names in gaming and entertainment to...
To kick off the festivities at the International Supercomputing Conference (ISC) in Frankfurt, Germany this morning, the Top500 — a project launched in 1993 to rank the most powerful computer systems in the world as measured by the Linpack software library — released its 53rd list. One metric...
Valve doesn’t make anything anymore, right? At least that’s the meme. The company just sits back and cashes those sweet Steam store checks. Except Valve absolutely still makes things. Sure, it’s easy to overlook its recent games like Artifact and Dota Underlords if you aren’t into card battlers...
Google is making it easier for Box cloud customers to transfer their files over to G Suite. Though there are numerous third-party tools that help enterprises migrate between competing services, Google is touting the “first party” credentials of its new offering. Indeed, the Box migration tool constitutes part of a...
Twitter’s “next big ideas” will be not be driven by marketers or members of the exec team, but by users of its recently launched prototype app twttr, according to the platform’s head of brand strategy Alex Josephson. The experimental space, which was launched in January...
When $20 billion gets spent to acquire two companies in the same market segment within a few days, you don’t have to be James Holzhauser to see that a fundamental market shift is upon us. This is what we saw this past week with Google’s acquisition of Looker for...
Google is introducing a new predictive feature to Google Maps, one that tells travelers how busy their bus, train, or subway ride will likely be. The company announced today that it will be rolling out “crowdedness predictions” in around 200 cities globally — this means that if you request...
On Monday, AMD and Samsung announced a licensing agreement whereby Samsung would license AMD Radeon graphics technology to be incorporated into future Samsung chips. If you missed the announcement, that’s likely because it came on the opening day of Apple’s WWDC, which of course garnered massive coverage. But...
(Reuters) – A former engineering manager used Huawei Technologies trade secrets and lured away 24 of its employees to improperly build his startup company, a lawyer for the Chinese telecommunications firm told a Texas jury on Tuesday. The trial to decide a civil lawsuit began with the Huawei lawyer...
Somewhat confusingly, the next Call of Duty will be called Modern Warfare. But this new entry, which comes out on October 25, will not be a continuation of the story that Infinity Ward had been telling up through 2011’s Modern Warfare 3. Modern Warfare is coming out for PC,...