Timothy Kurowski

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Why Prey is frontrunner for game of the year 2017

As much as we try - as is only healthy and correct - to hold off early critical judgements, and let games meander the merry path of development …

Greet the New Year With January's Must-Read Scifi and Fantasy Books

It’s a new year, so it’s time to add some new books to your shelf, too. January brings a bumper crop of science fiction and fantasy, with a little …

Make 2017 the year you become an elite coder with this top-down training

It’s one of those perennial New Year’s resolutions for the tech-inclined: learning to code. If you’re in the dark about where to start, look no further than this Learn to Code 2017 course collection. You can now get this 10-pack of coding tutorials from TNW Deals… for any price you want to pay.<p>To …

Become an actual bird (with a beak and everything): You should be playing Eagle Flight VR

What is it?<p>A VR game that lets you become an eagle and fly through the city of Paris.<p>Try it if you like...<p>Any kind of VR experience. Or stuff like …

Introducing iBias, the Wearable Device That Customizes the News Based on What You Already Believe

We live in an era of unprecedented technology and customization. We have our own personal devices, our own personal playlists, our own personal navigators guiding us on our own personal journeys.<p>Even so, when surfing the Internet, we’re still sometimes confronted with stress-inducing news stories …

Shocked capybara from 'Planet Earth II' is the internet's new hero

LONDON — Capybaras are not only the largest rodents in the world; they're also, with the possible exception of beavers, the most awesome rodents in …

NextVR promises to blur the lines between the real world and virtual reality

Virtual reality isn't just an exciting new technology. It's a game changer, and it has the potential to change the way we live.<p>Consider the Chicago Cubs' recent World Series win. Lucky fans got to watch history being made at Progressive Field while the rest of us were glued to our screens.<p>But what …

Virtual Reality

Trump's national security pick is a cybersecurity hawk

Michael Flynn, the man President-elect Donald Trump plans to name as U.S. national security advisor, believes the government is falling behind on …

National Security

Tech giants rush to invest in Montreal artificial intelligence research lab

Artificial intelligence, once relegated to the realm of science fiction, is now found in everything from translation services to virtual assistants to video games.<p>And as companies race to develop self-driving cars and offer increasingly personalized online experiences, they're building on research …

Exponential Creates AR Ad Experience With New Face Filter Ad Unit

Ad-tech firm Exponential Interactive on Monday launched a new video ad unit with Snapchat-like capabilities that enables marketers to overlay images …

Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence in the Enterprise

Answers to some key questions about the use of machine learning and artificial intelligence in enterprises.<p><b>Predictive analytics / machine learning /</b> …

Outlast 2 is Getting a Real Companion Diaper

Outlast 2 Developer is Actually Making a “Companion Diaper” for Those Who Might S*** Themselves<p>November 20, 2016Written by Zarmena Khan<p>“You shat, we …

A Revolution in Artificial Intelligence

This content can be unlocked by signing up for The Cipher Brief Basic Membership.<p>If you are already a member, please sign in here.<p>If you are …

Artificial intelligence is ready for us, are we ready for it?

This month, Portugal is descended upon not by tourists in search of sunshine but by some estimated 55,000 tech-savvy individuals to attend an event …

Take a Breather With These Meditative VR Experiences

We all need a break from the crazy reality we live in today. So why not take a step into a virtual world to relax and get away from all your worries? …

The Internet Blessed Us With Two Slow Mo Hydraulic Press Videos

Whatever machine in the Matrix whose job it is to provide us with entertaining YouTube videos–the kind that help us ignore the harsh realities of our …

Konosuba: God's Blessing on This Wonderful World! GN 1

Synopsis:<p>Shut-in Kazuma Sato dares to venture out of his room one day in order to procure a limited edition of a new game, only to die in the most …

VIRTUAL REALITY AND POST ARCHITECTURE

<i>It’s not about designing space. It’s about designing people through space.</i><p>It is hard to find VR content that doesn’t derive at least some of its …

Is PC Games Market Losing Game Against The Apps?

With the amount of mobile devices that are now present throughout the world, it’s no real surprise to learn that mobile games are overtaking sales on …

Mobile

PlayStation VR Named One of the Best Inventions of 2016 by Time Magazine

<i>Time Magazine</i> has posted its annual list of best inventions of the year, with Sony's PlayStation VR making the cut in part for its relatively affordable nature.<p>"In order to access the most cutting-edge virtual reality, people typically have to shell out thousands of dollars--not just for a headset …

Virtual Reality

Conan O’Brien trying virtual reality gaming is all of us only funnier

If you haven’t tried virtual reality gaming, you’re apparently missing out big time. It’s all the rage, and all the cool kids are doing. And by cool …

The changing face of cybersecurity – A look back at 2016 and a look forward to 2017

Cybersecurity has come a long way over the past five years. Controls have been invented to monitor a user’s every move without violating their …

Cybersecurity

The latest weapon in the fight against illegal fishing? Artificial intelligence

A $150,000 reward is up for grabs for any data scientist who can write code for facial recognition software that can pinpoint illegal catch on fishing boats<p>Facial recognition software is most commonly known as a tool to help police identify a suspected criminal by using machine learning algorithms …

Tyranny review

Need to know<p>The story of Tyranny is of delightfully mythic proportions. Within the first 10 minutes, I ushered forth a volcano in the middle of a …

This Crazy Cyber Attack Shows That Even Our Light Bulbs Aren't Safe From Hackers

This worm infects a city in minutes.<p>A couple of weeks ago, a massive cyber attack temporarily took down some of the most popular sites on the web – …

The rising threat of the video game hackers

In the days following the launch of <i>Pokémon Go</i> in July this year, the augmented reality smartphone game, which encourages players to step outside of …

Game Design

Alaskan-based co-op survival game The Wild Eight gets intriguing new trailer

Subscribe to PCGamesN on YouTube<p>Now I know it's easy to drift off to sleep and let the cold take you when you hear the words "procedurally-generated …