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Niantic is making a real-world NBA game

Pokémon Go developer Niantic has announced NBA All World, a location-based augmented reality game that features basketball superstars. Pokémon Go...

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Fortnite creators are making studios to build ambitious — and branded — worlds

There are a growing number of groups forming full-time studios to create branded Fortnite Creative worlds. And it seems like we’re only in the...

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Solana is making a crypto phone with help from former Essential engineers

Blockchain company Solana has announced its own mobile phone, the Saga, that’s being developed in collaboration with Osom. The phone previously...

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Geoff Keighley isn’t worried about E3 making a comeback

Geoff Keighley, host of The Game Awards and Summer Game Fest, talks about how the uncertain prospect of E3’s return does not bother him and his...

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Meta will stop making Portal for consumers

Meta is pivoting the Portal video calling line to a business product and will stop making consumer hardware. The smart displays launched as Facebook...

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Sega is making another mini Mega Drive, now with CD games

Sega has announced the Mini Mega Drive 2, a sequel to its beloved tiny retro console, which will launch in Japan in October and feature 50 built-in...

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Microsoft is making native Arm versions of Visual Studio 2022 and VS Code

Microsoft is building an Arm-native toolchain for developers to use Windows on Arm. Native Arm apps for Visual Studio and VS Code are on the way, and...

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Apple is making it easier to distribute subscription podcasts

Creators on podcast distribution platforms like Acast and Libsyn will soon be able to automatically upload their premium shows onto the Apple...

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Amazon is making ‘some management changes’ at JFK8

Amazon has reportedly shaken up management at its Staten Island, New York, warehouse where workers recently voted to unionize. Amazon has reportedly...

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Peacock’s making a LeBron James biopic and a reimagining of John Woo’s The Killer

Peacock and Universal Pictures are teaming up to produce a trio of movies including a LeBron James biopic and a remake of a John Woo classic. In the...

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Elon Musk’s plans for making money with Twitter reportedly include job cuts

As part of his pitch to Bbanks while raising funds to acquire Twitter, Elon Musk apparently "floated" the idea of cutting jobs at Twitter...

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Amy Hennig’s new studio is making a Star Wars game

Skydance New Media, a video game developer led by former Naughty Dog and EA creative director Amy Hennig, has announced its newest game is an...

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Google Wallet may be making a return

Google Wallet started life as an NFC payment app and slowly moved away from being a place to store and manage your digital cards. It may be returning...

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Ron Gilbert’s Monkey Island announcement was a joke ‘18 years in the making’

Return to Monkey Island co-writers Ron Gilbert and Dave Grossman spoke with The Verge about developing the new entry in the classic point-and-click...

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Pokémon Go developer Niantic is making an AR pet game called Peridot

Niantic, the developer behind Pokémon Go and Pikmin Bloom, has announced Peridot, a real-world AR game about raising cute creatures. It launches on...

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Meta is reportedly making ‘Zuck Bucks’

Meta is working on a few finance projects, according to a Financial Times report, including a virtual currency employees have apparently taken to...

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Max Payne remakes are on the way

Remedy is remaking Max Payne and Max Payne 2 in partnership with Rockstar. They will be released as a single title for PC, PS5, and Xbox Series X /...

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Apple adding iPhone X TrueDepth camera repair option for easier Face ID repairs

Apple will be giving service providers access to iPhone X’s TrueDepth camera components to make Face ID repairs easier. The move follows plans to...

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Microsoft is finally making it easier to switch default browsers in Windows 11

Microsoft is making it a one-click process to switch default browsers in Windows 11. The changes come after widespread criticism of Windows 11’s...

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Zoom is making it easy to plug your meeting directly into Twitch

Zoom has added native support for streaming a meeting on Twitch to its video conferencing app, making it easier to livestream meetings — for...

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PayPal is making more features freely available to Ukrainians

The company is letting customers from Ukraine send and receive peer-to-peer payments when they could previously only make international payments....

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The creators of Until Dawn are making another interactive teen slasher

Until Dawn developer Supermassive Games announced a new interactive horror game called The Quarry, which launches on June 10th for PS4, PS5, Xbox,...

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Real Deal

A few months after its October 2021 release, a growing community of Inscryption fans is bringing the digital card game to life, making versions of...

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WhatsApp’s new browser extension is aimed at making web chats more secure

Code Verify is a new browser extension from WhatsApp parent company Meta that aims to improve the security of WhatsApp’s web version. It makes it...

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Capcom is making a game where it rains dinosaurs

Capcom just announced Exoprimal, a ridiculous-looking game featuring people in metal exosuits taking on hordes of dinosaurs, during Sony’s State of...

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These artists are making tiny ROMs that will probably outlive us all

Art collective Hundred Rabbits is creating sustainable tech, including the virtual platform Uxn, while sailing on a boat across the world. In 2017,...

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How a high-tech twist on a 19th-century process could clean up steel and cement making

Startup Rondo Energy is developing a heat battery to slash greenhouse gas emissions from cement and metal making and other industrial processes....

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Epic Games is making hundreds of temp testers into full employees with benefits

Epic Games is offering its contingent workers full-time employment. This offer applies to both QA testers as well as other "eligible"...

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