Sony’s Spatial Reality Display lets you gawk at 3D objects without glasses

Sony’s Spatial Reality Display lets you gawk at 3D objects without glasses

3D TVs are effectively dead — consequently, so is the race to deliver glasses-free 3D sets at home. But that doesn’t mean the technology is entirely useless. Sony’s new Spatial Reality Display (or SR Display), for example, uses eye-tracking technology to render believable 3D objects, without the need to wear 3D glasses or put on a VR headset. It’s something CG … Read more

Blizzard ends StarCraft 2 development, to focus on balance and “what’s next”

Blizzard ends StarCraft 2 development, to focus on balance and “what’s next”

Blizzard Entertainment is ending new content development on StarCraft 2, the sci-fi real-time strategy game that first launched in 2010 with StarCraft 2: Wings of Liberty. The StarCraft team will instead focus on “season rolls and necessary balance fixes,” said Blizzard executive producer and vice president Rob Bridenbecker, as well as “what’s next” for the … Read more

Gamefly’s rental business now belongs to a media wholesaler

Gamefly's rental business now belongs to a media wholesaler

You may have forgotten about GameFly, but someone else hasn’t. The video game rental subscription service has a new owner: Alliance Entertainment. The physical media distributor, one of the largest in the US, has purchased GameFly for an undisclosed amount and plans to operate it as an independent subsidiary.  Thanks to the acquisition, Alliance says … Read more

GM will test fully driverless cars in SF later this year

GM will test fully driverless cars in SF later this year

“This is where years of blood, sweat, and tears have been poured out by everyone on the Cruise mission,” he added. “And it’s where over two million miles of city testing will truly hit the road for the first time: an electric car, driving by itself, navigating one of the most difficult driving cities in … Read more

Twitter is experiencing a massive outage right now

Twitter’s audio tweets revealed an accessibility blind spot, and now the company wants to fix it

Twitter is experiencing an outrage that began in the early evening on Thursday, with some users reporting problems sending tweets and refreshing their timelines starting shortly after 5:30PM ET. We have seen no new tweets cross our timelines since then, though we were able to find a tweet sent as late as 5:40PM ET using … Read more

Destiny 2: Beyond Light’s new raid hitting in late November

Destiny 2: Beyond Light’s new raid hitting in late November

Bungie will launch Destiny 2: Beyond Light’s new raid on Nov. 21, over a week after the expansion’s launch. In Thursday’s weekly blog post, Bungie unveiled details for Destiny 2: Beyond Light’s upcoming raid, helping players prepare for the world’s first race. While we don’t know the name of the raid — only that it … Read more