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Open Source Virtual Reality gains 13 more partners, gives away VR kits to universities

Software, hardware, interfaces and audio: OSVR has new partners in the fold in advance of its June launch, and a plan to seed some headsets to universities.

By February 10, 2015

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Game Developers Conference 2015

The San Francisco conference may well be the world's largest gathering of game developers, the place to keep an ear to the ground and to get business done.

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Open-source Ouya gaming platform killing it on Kickstarter

The $99 console has doubled its goal and raised more than $2.5 million in a day, prompting the start-up to open-source suggestions for spending it all.

By July 10, 2012

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HP tosses WebOS out of frying pan into the open-source fire

Historically, opening big proprietary projects is fraught with peril, and WebOS will still struggle for relevance even if it attracts outside programmers.

By December 9, 2011

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Alienware Alpha updates its custom gaming PC with improved 'HiveMind' interface (hands-on)

A new custom Windows 8 overlay called HiveMind makes this unique gaming PC more useful and easier to navigate.

By June 24, 2015

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Nintendo 'NX' to run on Android? Not a chance, Mario-maker says

Nintendo's move to Android seemed like a longshot from the start. Nintendo has long controlled all facets of its products, and there's been no indication it'll change its stance now.

By June 2, 2015

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Mario 64 HD upgrade reminds us how much we want more Nintendo remasters (Tomorrow Daily 152)

Another beautiful HD upgrade of a Super Mario 64 level you can play directly in your browser (goodbye, productivity). It's only a single level, though, so we'll have to keep begging Nintendo to remaster more of its classic titles.

By March 30, 2015

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The secret alliance that could give the Web a massive speed boost

An unusually broad tie-up of browser makers is working on faster Web performance using new technology that bridges a years-old divide in the browser world.

By June 18, 2015

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Leap Motion will find its way into OSVR virtual reality headsets this June

A snap-on faceplate will add 3D hand-tracking capabilities to the open-source VR headset's design, but you'll have to pay extra.

By March 25, 2015

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Kinect's open-source ambitions

Kinect's role as a tinker toy for garage developers signals a change in how Microsoft is approaching openness in an otherwise closed gaming ecosystem.

By November 30, 2010

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Upstart Russian browser strips down to take on Google

Taking on the tech industry's biggest companies might seem a fool's errand, but Russia's Yandex has reason to think its Web browser has a chance challenging Chrome.

By May 21, 2015