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Unity CEO says sorry for calling game developers F*cking idiots
Published in Gaming

For not destroying games with monetisation fast enough

Former EA CEO and current Unity CEO John Riccitiello has apologised for calling game developers who don't destroy their games by bringing in monetisation as some of the "biggest F*cking idiots."

Unity lists Apple and Google antics as a business risk
Published in News

You have to list these sorts of risks when you do an IPO

Unity Software, a San Francisco-based company known for its popular video game engine, has filed to go public on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol "U".

AMD's open-source Radeon Rays integrated into Unity engine
Published in Graphics

Will work with Unity's GPU Progressive Lightmapper

According to an announcement over at Unity, AMD's Radeon Rays will be integrated with Unity's GPU Progressive Lightmapper, and, surprise, it is open source, has cross-platform support, and it's free.

IBM and Unity use Watson AI for games
Published in News
Wednesday, 21 February 2018 17:05

IBM and Unity use Watson AI for games

Star Trek Bridge Crew and AR and VR games

It is not every day when heavyweight of the Artificial Intelligence market, IBM, announces that its Watson AI will end up in the Unity engine targeting future AR and VR games.

Shuttleworth explains killing off Unity
Published in News
Wednesday, 25 October 2017 10:45

Shuttleworth explains killing off Unity

IPO in the works

Ubuntu founder Mark Shuttleworth has been telling the world+dog why he killed off Unity and it is all about getting busy, ready for an IPO.

Canonical throws in the towel on Unity
Published in News
Thursday, 06 April 2017 11:23

Canonical throws in the towel on Unity

Gnome alone

Today is a big day for hand wringing and woe in the Linux world as Canonical admits that its Unity project was a waste of space and it gives up on its convergence plans for devices like phones and tablets.


Nvidia-exclusive effects under the bonnet

Tuesday, 26 October 2010 10:17

Canonical to dump GNOME


Open Sourcers insist that there is no place like Gnome