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Let's build a simple endless runner game in Unity

When developing a game or app, it is always important to consider the strengths and weaknesses of the platform you’re targeting. This way, you can ask what kinds of software work best in that context and thereby create something that will provide the best possible experience for your users.<p>This is …

Game Development

5 places you can educate yourself online for free

According to neuroscience professor Ken Kosik, adult education, or specifically engaging in challenging new learning experiences, encourages brain plasticity. And plasticity is associated with flexibility, innovation, and joy.<p>Equally as compelling, continued learning has been shown to protect your …

How to Create a ‘Double Exposure’ Using Photoshop

We love a good in-camera double exposure; done right, they can look as surreal as anything we can create in post. But if you don’t have the skills, …

'Prosthetic Reality': The art of augmented reality

The smartphone in your pocket is a powerful little device, and some of its potential is only just starting to unfold.<p>The idea of augmented reality, for instance, has been around for a few years, but it's still very much in its infancy. Part of this is due to the technology, but the barriers are …

Augmented Reality

Top 8 Free and Easy Website Builders

Are you looking for an easy tool to build aThe post Top 8 Free and Easy Website Builders appeared first on iamwire.

The new 'reality' of smartphones: AR/VR applications

Mobile devices will play a key role in the use of augmented and virtual reality applications.<p>Augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) are …

Augmented Reality

This game takes you through the madness of founding your own startup

Do you dream of one day being your own boss, or growing your germ of an idea into a billion-dollar business? Before you take the plunge, you might want to spend a few hours with <i>The Founder</i>.<p>Developed and crowdfunded by researcher Francis Tseng, this browser game puts you in the shoes of a startup …

How to Build Your Network (When You Don't Know Anyone)

Networking tips when you're starting from zero<p>Before my wife and I settled in Austin, TX last year, we lived in 12 apartments in nine cities over the last 10 years. And while the digital nature of my work means that much of my network is only a mouse-click away, it was definitely challenging to …

Entrepreneurship

11 Free Tools and Services That Every First-Time Entrepreneur Should Use

I bootstrapped my startup Jodilogik and launched the application inThe post 11 Free Tools and Services That Every First-Time Entrepreneur Should Use …

Before you start a company, answer these questions

A few months ago, a friend called me excitedly to share a startup idea. He was an investor’s dream entrepreneur: engineering undergrad with an MBA from MIT, worked at Google, and literally wrote a book on the core tech behind his startup. He launched a product, was getting a little attention, and …

Biggest Video Games You Can Completely Lose Yourself In

Video games in 2017 are ridiculous, and I mean <i>ridiculous.</i><p>Gone are the wide-eyed, casual days of the 90s when children would huddle around their Sega …

Create a furry 3D character from scratch

Creating a fur character can be easy, but if you want to make a really appealing piece of furry 3D art you will have to pay attention to detail and …

Harry Potter Inspired Battle Chess Set Powered By Raspberry Pi (video)

An awesome battle chess set has been built using a Raspberry Pi and a little inspiration from the Harry Potter movies by a maker that had previously …

The 23 best comedy movies you can stream on Netflix right now

Thankfully, Netflix has some great comedies that you can watch right now to brighten up your day.<p>Whether it's a classic like "Pee-wee's Big Adventure" or the new addition to the streaming giant, "Bill & Ted's Bogus Journey," there's something to stream for all comedy tastes.<p><b>Here are the 23 best</b> …

Obsidian’s Tyranny: A story of bronze, iron and evil | Polygon

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Unity Tutorial Part 1: Getting Started

To say game development is a challenge would be the understatement of the year.Until recently, making 3D games required low-level programming skills …

Maru OS mixes a custom ROM with a dockable Debian desktop, and now it's open source

The idea of a smartphone that magically turns into a full PC has been something of a pipedream for a while now. Motorola tried it with its Atrix …

The List - 6 Strange Reinterpretations of Classic Literature

Classic literature is a resource regularly mined for new visual adaptations, whether it's a Jane Austen romance or another mystery starring the …

Anime

The 50 Best Video Games of All Time

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Retrogaming

How to use Photoshop’s ‘Match Font’ feature

Designers and creatives from all fields are like magpies in their appetite for collecting bright and shiny things. We’ve probably all got an …

Sleeping Baby Has No Idea She Becomes The Star Of Cosplay During Her Naps

Getting your baby to stay asleep is one of the most challenging - and rewarding! - experiences of any parent. It takes time, patience, and …

Google offers 360-degree tours of US National Parks

To celebrate the 100th anniversary of the US National Parks Service, Google has put together a collection of virtual tours combining 360-degree video, panoramic photos and expert narration. It's called "The Hidden Worlds of the National Parks" and is accessible right from the browser. You can …

23 TV Shows That'll Scare The Shit Out Of You

Because you've already watched American Horror Story and The Walking Dead too many times.<p><i>Submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

Best Retro-Inspired PC Games for 2016

Today’s video game industry draws a lot on the successes of the past, and that certainly isn’t a bad thing. With so many indie developers (and a few …

Watch: Bigfoot Busted Burying Game Camera?

A perplexing video allegedly leaked by a law enforcement officer appears to show a hairy creature, that some believe to be Bigfoot, trying to bury a …

Samsung Notebook 7 Spin is a powerful laptop designed to stay put

When you think of a laptop, what attributes come to mind? Portable and powerful are my top two. Now, forget at least one part of that equation while …

This Sherlock parody is a work of musical genius

Also featuring a special guest appearance from Steven Moffat himself<p>Sherlock has inspired countless copycats, fan videos and parodies, but none of …

5 Android apps you shouldn't miss this week! - Android Apps Weekly

Welcome to the 154th episode of Android Apps Weekly! Here are the headlines from the last week:<p>Verizon’s urge to pester their customers seems to be reaching new heights this week because a new report talked about Verizon’s new brandware program. The idea is that app and game developers can pay …

‘Super Mario Bros.’ Is Somehow Even Better (And Cuter) When Hamsters Are Involved

Provided you didn’t arrive on this story while passing out face-first into your laptop, you’ve likely come here to see a hamster get up to some exciting and adorable <i>Super Mario Bros.</i> funzos. And why wouldn’t you? It’s summer, you’ve earned it and this is what the internet™ is for.<p>The clip you see …