Cristian Lucero

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The following is a true story. Or maybe it’s just based on a true story. Perhaps it’s not true at all.<p>It’s been a frantic week of security …

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The documentary about Google DeepMind's 'AlphaGo' algorithm is now available on Netflix

One of the greatest breakthroughs in the field of artificial intelligence was turned into a documentary called "AlphaGo" last year and the movie has just been released on Netflix.<p>"AlphaGo" is about an algorithm that learns how to play the ancient Chinese board game of Go to a superhuman level. The …

What Really Happens When You Pause A Video Game?

What really happens when you pause a video game? ever think about it? Just imagine how hard playing games would have been without the functionality …

Magical Photos of Winter in Finland Under the Northern Lights

Born and based in beautiful Lapland, Finland, nature photographer Tiina Törmänen is never short on inspiration. A real-life winter wonderland, the Finnish Lapland is renowned for its sparkling, snowy landscapes lit by starry skies and the spectacular Northern Lights. Törmänen captures this seasonal …

When Call of Duty looks like more of the same, no wonder fewer people buy it

Maybe the series needs a reboot<p>CNBC reports — citing two analysts with the private, subscriber-only data provided by NPD — that sales of physical copies of <i>Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare</i> in November were down 50 percent compared to November 2015 for <i>Call of Duty: Black Ops 3.</i> The game launched Nov. 4.<p>…

Call of Duty

The Brain Tech to Merge Humans and AI Is Already Being Developed

Are you scared of artificial intelligence (AI)? Do you believe the warnings from folks like Prof. Stephen Hawking, Elon Musk and others? Is AI the …

Remarkable theory says there's no gravity, no dark matter, and Einstein was wrong

Gravity is something all of us are familiar with from our first childhood experiences. You drop something - it falls. And the way physicists have …

How to use gamification to improve employee engagement

Engagement isn't something you only need to worry about during an employee's onboarding process, says Tom Gimbel, founder and CEO of LaSalle Network, …

New role playing game has clever text-based ascii animation

Stone Story is an RPG coming soon to Steam. From the developer:<p>Stone Story is an RPG set in a dark and vile world. The game's fluid ASCII art is …

Game Development

The God Algorithm

<i>Joey Camire, Strategist, Sylvain Labs</i><p>What is the mechanism at play in the minds of the influenced?<p>Over the past few years, our collective culture has been plunged time and time again into shock events that take us by complete surprise - unpredictable elections, Brexit, Arab Spring. Events where …

Lewis Hamilton says he told Mercedes to withdraw Japanese Grand Prix appeal

Lewis Hamilton’s bizarre weekend in Japan ended with him appearing to overrule a decision by his Mercedes team that could have resulted in the reigning world champion being promoted to second place in Sunday’s Japanese Grand Prix.<p>The race was won by Hamilton’s team-mate, Nico Rosberg, who is now …

Motor Racing

The case for black holes being nothing but holograms just got even stronger

We can't see them because not even light can escape their gravitational pull, we have no idea what they're made of, and where does everything inside go once a black hole dies?<p>Physicists can't even agree on whether black holes are massive, three-dimensional behemoths, or just two-dimensional …

Vans gets colorful, retro Nintendo line | Polygon

The Vans x Nintendo Classic footwear line kicks off on June 3 with variations of the Authentic, the Classic Slip-On and the Sk8-Hi, Old Skool and Sk8-Hi Slim.<p>The prints include a Super Mario Bros. Tie-Dye, a pink Princess Peach, a digi-camo Duck Hunt, a floral arrangement Donkey Kong, The Legend of …

The Formula For Blockbuster Games Apps -- And Why We Are Addicted

With mobile app user acquisition costs rising through the roof and revenues set to go sideways, major publishers and independent studios are under increasing pressure to find better and smarter ways to boost audience spending in their game apps. While app companies can harness algorithms and …

Mobile Gaming

Sony's Smart Contacts Patent Imagines the Future of Sight

Picture tiny cameras on your eyeballs that download images when you blink on purpose.<p>The era of smart contacts in your eyes is still a way off but that doesn't mean people aren't already thinking about it, as evidenced by Sony's new smart contacts patent. The pitch? A camera on your eyeball that …

Is Stephen Hawking’s ‘StarShot’ Really Possible?

With $100 million invested towards it and an incredible concept behind it, could this be the start of interstellar travel?<p><i>“Fundamental physics is</i> …

Dark Souls 3 Estus Flask guide: Where to find all Estus Shard and Undead Bone Shard upgrades

The Dark Souls series has always been full to the bloody brim with abhorrent monsters eager to slice and maul you, and Dark Souls 3 – released in the …

The Division: What To Do When You’re Level 30

In our review of The Division I wrote that I was happy enough at level 26 and that reaching the level cap of 30 did not matter much to me. Well, I …

PC Gaming

Google releases Android Studio 1.4 with new design tools and more

Google has released version 1.4 of Android Studio to its stable release channel. Android Studio 1.4 adds a new design tools, performance monitors, …

Quick tips before you get started on your first game

<i>“I love games and I want to make them for a living, but I don’t know where to start. How can I become a game developer?”</i><p>I’ve been asked the above …

Πλατφόρμα αναζήτησης εργασίας σε Ελλάδα και εξωτερικό

Ημερολόγιο Δράσεων που δρομολογεί το Skywalker.gr για το έτος 2018.<p>Είσοδος στο αγαπημένο σας site skywalker.gr στην προηγούμενη μορφή του.<p>Στην Πυξίδα …

How one studio is building game AI to replicate a human storyteller

<i>A</i>rtificial intelligence in games is often designed to be an actor, not a director.<p>Typically, AI drives characters in games to behave and respond to …

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Samsung Galaxy S7 release date reportedly going to be Friday, March 11th

According to a tweet from renowned smartphone leaker Evan Blass, Samsung is targeting Friday, March 11th as the release date for the Samsung Galaxy S7. The phone’s announcement will almost surely be happening during a press conference before the annual Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain, …

Make your own games with the Unity 5 Game Hacker Bundle

The only way to gain true game-hacking knowledge is through hands-on learning, and Unity’s 5 Game Hacker Bundle provides the perfect platform, with games you’ll be creating as you learn how to code them.<p>Unity3D is one of the most popular engines to use, since it can make games for just about any …

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