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Engagement and robotics
9 months ago

Engagement and robotics

The artificially intelligent robot dog also known as AIBO

Back in 1993, Sony decided with the help of Docteur Doi to work on artificial intelligence. For 6 years Sony invested …
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Can Quake Champions redeem the franchise?
9 months ago

Can Quake Champions redeem the franchise?

By  •  What's up!

I’ll be honest… When I found out about Quake Champions, the next installment in id Software’s Quake series, I went on the offensive.
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Marketing evolution from mass to personalized and how gamification is part of the evolution
9 months ago

Marketing evolution from mass to personalized and how gamification is part of the evolution

For the past 20 years, marketing campaigns have evolved. Thanks to the internet, campaigns are well targeted (most of the time) and messages are well adapted to their crowd. Banners on websites, email campaigns (the least effective in my opinion), social networks, blogs, forums and Google search ensure that you get the right message at the right time.
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1000 followers in 100 days
9 months ago

1000 followers in 100 days

100 days ago I made my game development account on Twitter (@Dev_Smithy). Fast forward to today and I now have 1000 followers. I believe that anyone can get 1000 followers and I am going to tell you exactly how I did it and how you can do it too!
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Engagement Marketing Mechanics and Gamification
9 months ago

Engagement Marketing Mechanics and Gamification

 

According to Wikipedia, Engagement marketing is a marketing strategy that directly engages consumers and invites and encourages them to participate in the evolution of a brand or a brand …
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Are mobile games the same as “real games”?
11 months ago

Are mobile games the same as “real games”?

Is Candy Crush comparable to Dark Souls?

Are mobile games just as valid as “real games” on console or PC? Are they played by the same people or even the same kinds of people? I see this topic come up a lot, and the discourse of everyone involved got me excited about writing this article.
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Here’s a commented list of our most popular posts of 2016
12 months ago

Here’s a commented list of our most popular posts of 2016

By  •  What's up!

In our debut year, our contributors explored a bunch of topics on game development, game marketing, game art, programming, etc. So here’s a list of the most popular posts based on what our audience thought was worth their click.
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What to expect from the future of texture compression in games?
12 months ago

What to expect from the future of texture compression in games?

For learning more about that intricate technical subject, we interviewed Stephanie Hurlburt, who has worked for both Oculus Rift and Unity Technologies and now runs a company specialized in texture compression for games and other applications.
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