10 08, 2021

Fortnite’s Ariana Grande concert offers a taste of music in the metaverse – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2021-08-10T03:45:42+00:00 August 10th, 2021|Ariana Grande, epic, epic games, fortnite, Gaming, mario kart, Marshmello, metaverse, MMO, Musicians, Social, TC, Travis Scott, Uncategorized, virtual concert|

Ariana Grande strutted and soared around a candy-colored series of Fortnite sets in Epic’s latest major in-game live music event. The multi-day “tour” [...]

29 07, 2021

Zuckerberg is turning trillion-dollar Facebook into a ‘metaverse’ company, he tells investors – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2021-07-29T03:37:30+00:00 July 29th, 2021|Andrew Bosworth, Augmented Reality, ceo, CFO, computing, Facebook, Gaming, horizon, Instagram, Mark Zuckerberg, metaverse, oculus, Roblox, Software, TC, Uncategorized, Virtual Reality, vp, VR, wearable devices|

“I wanted to discuss this now so that you can see the future that we’re working towards and how our major initiative across [...]

11 06, 2021

Microsoft plans to launch dedicated Xbox cloud gaming hardware – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2021-06-11T02:58:37+00:00 June 11th, 2021|Amazon, Android, Australia, brazil, cloud gaming, computing, DirectX, Gadgets, Gaming, Google, Hardware, Japan, luna, Mexico, Microsoft, NVIDIA, phil spencer, TC, Uncategorized, xbox, Xbox cloud gaming, Xbox Game Pass|

Microsoft will soon launch a dedicated device for game streaming, the company announced today. It’s also working with a number of TV manufacturers [...]

5 06, 2021

Facebook buys studio behind Roblox-like Crayta gaming platform – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2021-06-05T02:54:26+00:00 June 5th, 2021|computing, Crayta, epic games, epic games store, Facebook, fortnite, Gaming, google stadia, M&A, online games, Roblox, Software, stadia, TC, Tencent, Uncategorized, Unit 2 Games, video gaming, Virtual Reality, vp|

Facebook has been making plenty of one-off virtual reality studio acquisitions lately, but today the company announced that they’re buying something with wider [...]

16 05, 2021

Snowman, the studio behind Alto’s Adventure and others, launches a kids app company, Pok Pok – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2021-05-16T14:41:25+00:00 May 16th, 2021|Alto's Odyssey, altos adventure, APPLE, Apps, Education, families, Gaming, iOS apps, iPhone, kids, Mobile, parents, Ryan Cash, Snowman, TC, Uncategorized, video games, video gaming|

Snowman, the small studio behind award-winning iOS games Alto’s Adventure, Alto’s Odyssey, Skate City and others, is spinning out a new company, Pok [...]

17 11, 2019

Apple’s vaping app ban, Disney+ gets installed, apps gear up for Black Friday – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-11-17T05:48:40+00:00 November 17th, 2019|app-store, APPLE, Apps, developers, e-commerce, Gaming, Google, Mobile, publishers, TC, this week in apps, Uncategorized|

Welcome back to This Week in Apps, the Extra Crunch series that recaps the latest OS news, the applications they support, and the [...]

28 09, 2019

Not all is predictable on Facebook’s social Horizon – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-09-28T17:02:53+00:00 September 28th, 2019|Against Gravity, Andreessen Horowitz, Augmented Reality, bigscreen, Facebook, Facebook Horizon, facebook spaces, Gaming, Google, HTC, Index Ventures, Media, oculus, Oculus Connect, Oculus Rooms, Oculus Venues, Rec Room, sequoia capital, Social, Startups, TC, True Ventures, Uncategorized, venture capital, Video, Virtual Reality|

Most of the people I spoke with at Facebook’s Oculus Connect see the proliferation of virtual reality as a foregone conclusion, one that’s [...]

22 09, 2019

Amazon Prime adds free mobile game content to its perks, starting with PUBG Mobile – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-09-22T16:58:30+00:00 September 22nd, 2019|Amazon, eCommerce, Gaming, Mobile, pubg, Twitch, Uncategorized|

Amazon today is introducing a new perk for Prime members: free mobile game content. The company, which already offers Twitch Prime benefits through [...]

14 07, 2019

How Roblox avoided the gaming graveyard and grew into a $2.5B company – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-07-14T03:58:31+00:00 July 14th, 2019|Activision, APPLE, Apps, Atlassian, Club-Penguin, Computer games, dave baszucki, David Sze, EC-1, engineering, Facebook, Friendster, Funding, Fundings & Exits, fundraising tactics, Gaming, Google, Greylock Partners, Growth, growth tactics, Habbo-Hotel, IMVU, king.com, Kongregate, Mark Zuckerberg, Media, Metaplace, Mojang, MySpace, Roblox, Second-Life, Startups, TC, Uncategorized, video games, Virtual Reality, Windows|

The Roblox EC-1, Part I: The Origin Story There are successful companies that grow fast and garner tons of press. Then there’s Roblox, [...]