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Future Of 'Star Wars' Game Uncertain As EA Shuts Down Visceral Games

It’s a sad day in video game land. A day of crushed dreams, and quite probably lost jobs.<p>EA announced the closure of developer Visceral Games, the studio behind <i>Dead Space,</i> leaving the future of the <i>Star Wars</i> game the team was working on uncertain.<p>The studio had attracted major talent from studios …

Google Builds China Workforce to Develop Artificial Intelligence

Alphabet unit is seeking engineers to fill jobs related to AI, cloud computing in country seen as having certain advantages over U.S.<p>Alphabet Inc.’s Google is ramping up its presence in China, hiring engineers to specialize in one of technology’s hottest corners: artificial intelligence.<p>The Silicon …

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Cheating Frenchman sues Uber for unmasking affair

Businessman is seeking damages of up to €45m from Uber over wife’s discovery of his extra-marital trips<p>An adulterous businessman in southern France is seeking damages of up to €45m (£38m) from Uber over his wife’s discovery of his extra-marital affair, according to reports.<p>The man, from the glitzy …

Scott Derrickson says Marvel is too busy with Phase Three to green light Doctor Strange 2

Given that <b>Doctor Strange</b> grossed $659.9 million from its release late last year, it’s inevitable that Benedict Cumberbatch’s Sorcerer Supreme will …

Hideo Kojima shows off his fancy new studio

Now superstar video game designer Hideo Kojima has gone indie, he's faced with running his own studio. And what a studio it is.<p>Overnight Kojima …

Oculus gets new leader in former Google and Xiaomi exec

Barra set to lead all of Facebook’s VR efforts<p>Oculus has a new boss.<p>Hugo Barra, who recently left Xiaomi where he helped launch the Chinese company’s virtual reality headset, will be joining Facebook in a couple of months to head all of the company’s virtual reality efforts, including leading the …

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HTC's head of design is joining Google Daydream

Claude Zellweger also designed the HTC One smartphone.<p>It's a game of musical chairs lately in the VR world. On the same day that Xiaomi's Hugo Barra revealed he would head Facebook's Oculus VR division, HTC VP of Design Claude Zellweger tweeted that he's moving to Google's Daydream VR project. A …

Watch Microsoft Accelerator London’s Demo Day Here

TechCrunch is pleased to offer Microsoft Accelerator’s London Demo Day today at 4:00 p.m. GMT, 8:00 a.m. PST.<p>The Microsoft Accelerator is a six-month program aimed at helping entrepreneurs scale to global markets. There are seven accelerators located around the world, from Seattle to Beijing, from …

Gmail Will Block These Attachments To Protect You From Ransomware

Whether you realize it or not, you use JavaScript every day. The websites you visit — including this one — are packed with it. JavaScript allows web coders and designers to do all kinds of incredibly complex and engaging things.<p>While it’s typically packaged neatly inside a web page’s code where you …

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