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Raph Koster's Playable Worlds raises $2.7 million for sandbox MMORPG

Raph Koster’s Playable Worlds raises $2.7 million for sandbox MMORPG

Online gaming veteran Raph Koster has started a new company called Playable Worlds, and it has raised $2.7 million in seed funding to change the way immersive worlds work. Koster’s team includes a distinguished team of developers with many decades of collective online game experience from Disney, Marvel, Sony Online Entertainment, and venture-backed startups. They …

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Intel and Brown University researchers embark on two-year project to bridge spinal cord breaks using AI

It’s estimated that over 17,500 new spinal cord injuries occur each year in the U.S., meaning 54 people out of every million Americans experience one. Recovering from those injuries predictably isn’t easy. Patients regain the majority of function within the first six months after the injury, but any remaining loss present after a year is …

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EA Sports reveals tournament and show: Road to the FIFA eWorld Cup

EA Sports reveals tournament and show: Road to the FIFA eWorld Cup

Electronic Arts‘ EA Sports and FIFA are launching a new esports competition and media event, dubbed the EA Sports FIFA 20 Global Series Road to the FIFA eWorld Cup. The tournament will have a $3 million prize pool. The idea is to enhance enthusiasm for the soccer game’s esports competition and entertainment for players and …

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WhatsApp Is Planning To Introduce ‘Disappearing Messages’ Soon

Whilst everyone may be familiar with the end-to-end encryption feature within WhatsApp, it now is stepping up to launch another tool. Reportedly, WhatsApp is working on ‘Disappearing Messages’ – a feature that will allow users to create self-destructing messages. WhatsApp ‘Disappearing Messages’ Feature According to recent reports, WhatsApp is seemingly working on a feature that …

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Google launches AI lab in Bangalore, India

Google commits $10 million to support low-income and minority entrepreneurs

Two years ago at an event in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, CEO Sundar Pichai revealed that Google would invest $1 billion over the next five years in collaboration with nonprofits as a part of Grow with Google, an initiative to help people develop the skills they need to find work or grow their business. In something of …

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Here’s how much the all-electric Polestar 2 will cost in its launch markets – News

Volvo group’s Polestar electric performance car sub-brand has announced pricing for the Polestar 2, the company’s second production car, a four-door mid-sized fastback that will begin production in 2020 and start shipping as early as next June. Starting prices are set at between 58,800€ (around $63,720 U.S.). Those prices include three years of service and …

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