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Roblox hires former Zynga CTO to build out its developer team

1 month ago   |   By TechCrunch

Roblox has picked up a key hire to help grow its ecosystem of user-generated content for the metaverse .
Nick Tornow is joining the company as VP of Engineering for its developer team, leaving his former post as Twitter Platform Lead. Tornow also spent a decade at Zynga and served as the company's CTO from 2013 to 2018.
At Twitter, Tornow oversaw the company's tech stack, boosting the company's speed at shipping new products and expanding its cloud infrastructure, among other projects. At Roblox, he will be tasked with scaling the developer engineering team that manages the toolkit Roblox...
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The Gollum video game launches in September

The Gollum video game launches in September

1 month ago   |   By The Verge

The new game will be released one day before Amazon's big new show. | Image: Daedalic Entertainment
The Lord of the Rings: Gollum , the upcoming video game starring Gollum that was first revealed in 2019 , will finally be released on September 1st, developer Daedalic Entertainment announced Tuesday. The game will be available on PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, and Xbox Series X / S, with a Switch version in the works for “later this year,” according to a press release.
I was able to see a short preview of the game in a Zoom call last week. If you're familiar with Gollum's shadowy nature from the...
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Apacer's PCIe 5.0 SSDs to Bring 13 GBps Speeds to Alder Lake, Ryzen 7000

Apacer's PCIe 5.0 SSDs to Bring 13 GBps Speeds to Alder Lake, Ryzen 7000

1 month ago   |   By Tom's Hardware

Apacer's new storage devices will be among the first PCIe 5.0 SSDs on the market.
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New PlayStation Plus PS1 Games Have A Vintage CRT Filter

New PlayStation Plus PS1 Games Have A Vintage CRT Filter

1 month ago   |   By GameSpot

Sony's overhauled PlayStation Plus subscription service will launch next month with access to a number of original PlayStation games, and new details have emerged over how authentic these titles will look. As seen in Resetera user brokenswiftie 's screenshots, games can be played in multiple aspect ratios-4:3, 16:9, native, and stretched-plus there'll be three filters to choose from: default, retro classic, and modern. For purists, retro classic will provide an authentic 1990s experience that replicates the CRT visuals of those television sets. Abe Odysee with the CRT filter active...
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Former GTA 5 lead's new game has a "multi-chapter epic narrative" with content that users will help build

Former GTA 5 lead's new game has a "multi-chapter epic narrative" with content that users will help build

1 month ago   |   By GamesRadar

Some new details about former Grand Theft Auto lead developer Leslie Benzies' new game have been revealed through an investor document. As first spotted by analyst Robert Serrano earlier this month via the tweet just below, some more titbits of information have been unearthed on a project in the works at Build a Rocket Boy, a studio first founded in 2017. The upcoming title is described as an "open-world, AAA game" with multiplayer elements that incorporate "deep social and streaming integrations."
EVERYWHERE info from Galaxy Interactive- Creative Concept: Ready Player One- Open world AAA...
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