Facebook Gaming takes new applications for Black Gaming Creator Program

Venture Beast

Facebook Gaming said it is reopening applications for the Black Gaming Creator Program, an initiative announced in December. Read More.

Unity targets indie game developers with new growth program

Venture Beast

Unity is launching its Game Growth Program, an accelerator for indie game developers aimed at accelerating the adoption of their games. Business Games Mobile category-/Games/Computer & Video Games DeanBeat News Game Growth Program Julie Shumaker Mobile gaming Unity Ads Unity Technologies

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SayGames announces 2 billion downloads, $10 million hypercasual dev program

Venture Beast

Hypercasual mobile game publisher SayGames has more than 2 billion downloads and it is starting a $10 million developer growth program. Consumer GamesBeat Mobile Belarus category-/Games/Computer & Video Games DeanBeat Mobile and Social hypercasual games Mobile gaming SayGames

VENN unveils 20 hours of weekly video game programming for broadcast TV

Venture Beast

The Video Game Entertainment and News Network (VENN) is announcing 20 hours of weekly programming for broadcast TV, but not yet which network will air it.

The Pentagon's Inspector General Is Investigating the Pentagon's UFO Investigation Program

GizModo VR

The military UFO plot has, somehow, thickened yet again: The Inspector General of the Department of Defense is its elf investigating the Pentagon’s program to investigate reports of unidentified aerial phenomena.

Easiest programming languages to learn

Galido

Codecademy is a fun and easy way to learn how to code and has tutorials and lessons on the easiest programming languages to learn. Lessons in programming code (interactive). link] (JavaScript) Lessons in programming code (tutorial). link] (CSS, HTML) Courses in programming. link] (Scripting games geared for kids) (Video game for teaching JavaScript). link] *r.com Comprehensive list of programming books, some free. Programming Language Shootout.

How AbleGamers built a certification program to improve inclusivity in gaming

Venture Beast

GamesBeat PC Gaming AbleGamers category-/Games/Computer & Video Games How Games Make Money podcastAbleGamers wants to improve the accessibility of the future of gaming, and it is taking responsibility for ensuring that happens. Read More.

Optimizing HPC Program Performance with OpenMP and Reveal

CTOvision

What do you do when the performance of the MPI program that distributes your work across many cores and nodes starts to level off? You find that you are now network bound, or that the MPI memory footprint has grown so large that there is little room left for your program. Assuming you still have plenty of work to do, how can you modify your program so you can continue to scale? Marty Meehan.

Facebook is shutting down its Face Recognition tagging program

The Verge

As part of it, the company will stop using facial recognition algorithms to tag people in photographs and videos, and it will delete the facial recognition templates that it uses for identification. Illustration by James Bareham / The Verge.

G4 comes back from the dead with video network for gamers

Venture Beast

The network for gamers is returning today to broadcast programming with a series of gamer culture shows. GamesBeat PC Gaming Adam Sessler category-/Arts & Entertainment category-/Games/Computer & Video Games category-/Online Communities/Virtual Worlds DeanBeat News G4 Russell Arons

New York Video Game Awards to be held in person in 2022

Venture Beast

The New York Video Game Critics Circle revealed the NY Game Awards will be in-person, and the nonprofit will announce new programs. Read More.

Clubhouse Is Creating an Accelerator Program for Influencers

GizModo VR

clubhouse software social media internet culture freeware mobile applications instagram internet celebrity tiktok video software social networking servicesClubhouse, the invite-only audio chat app that has enamored the tech industry elite, is on the lookout for influencers.

YouTube has removed Steven Crowder from its Partner Program indefinitely

The Verge

Today, we have a partial answer: YouTube has officially suspended Steven Crowder’s main channel from the YouTube Partner Program indefinitely, which includes removing his ability to run ads. Crowder has already announced his intent to upload videos to his other Crowder Bits channel, however.

YouTube says its Partner Program now has 2 million members

The Verge

YouTube’s Partner Program has passed the 2 million creator mark | Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge. YouTube’s Partner Program, which allows users to make money off their videos, has passed the 2 million creator mark, the company said Monday.

YouTube Will Now Play Ads Before More Videos, But Creators Won't See a Dime

GizModo VR

In an update to its Terms of Service on Wednesday, YouTube announced that it will now run advertisements before videos created by users who are not already members of its Partner Program, but will not share the new revenue it receives with those users.

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Take-Two delays Kerbal Space Program 2 to 2021, doesn’t expect other delays

Venture Beast

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Redfin partners with security giant ADT for program that lets buyers tour homes without an agent

GeekWire

Redfin’s Direct Access program enables buyers to tour a home by unlocking the door via an app and connected smart lock. Tech tools such as video tours have increasingly helped power real estate transactions during the pandemic, decreasing the need for face-to-face interactions.

Apple Watch leak offers rare glimpse inside ‘Ultra security program’

The Verge

New images and video purporting to show an Apple Watch prototype, concealed by a security case that resembles a tiny iPod, offer a rare look behind the product-development curtain of the notoriously secretive company built by Steve Jobs. Image: Apple Demo.

DJI's bounty problems and video surveillance programs | Salted Hash Ep 13

Network World

Host Steve Ragan unpacks the latest news about Chinese company DJI's bug bounty program, plus new developments in video surveillance and more, with Fahmida Rashid

Best Lightweight Video Editing Software To Buy With The Lowest CPU Usage

TechnoBezz

With electronic editing edging its way into video-making, video editor has become the real wire-puller that turns miles of raw footage into a sophisticated craft. See also: How to make a video online. VideoProc – The Best Bet for Lightweight Video Editor.

Liftoff Tips for a Social Media Program

CIO Musings

For people who have not defined what success looks like (see above), perhaps a cat video or so every other day will fit the bill. This may shock you, but not all people like stuff that is new and helpful and created during this century.This is perhaps the hardest part of getting a social media program off the ground. So, think before you attempt to launch a social media program and be prepared.

Save 97% on this stacked C++ programming bundle

Mashable VR

TL;DR: The C++ Programming Bundle: Beginner to Expert is on sale for £11.58 Creating your perfect version of a video game and getting paid for it sounds like the dream scenario, no? More about Programming , Online Classes , Mashable Shopping , Shopping Uk , and Uk Deals. Programming Online Classes Mashable Shopping Shopping Uk Uk Dealsas of Nov. 7, saving you 97% on list price.

Grab a Python programming course bundle for $5 per course

Mashable VR

It features a dozen courses and delivers nearly 90 hours of content via interactive, talk show-style videos. You can work through all 264 lessons on your own time and at your own pace, starting with an introduction to programming using Python.

Are the optional programs really optional?

IT Toolbox

So much so that I went through Linux from scratch and used Gentoo for many years all in the effort of having my precious CPU cycles used to the best and most effective way possible and my hard disk is as free as possible for all the cat videos I would ever want to watch. For a long time, I wanted the meanest and leanest Linux computing machine I could ever have.

Grab this stacked Python programming course bundle for under £50

Mashable VR

It features a dozen courses and delivers nearly 90 hours of content via interactive, talk show-style videos. You can work through all 264 lessons on your own time and at your own pace, starting with an introduction to programming using Python.

The Best Customizable Controller Can Now Be Programmed on Your Phone

GizModo VR

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Pornhub just removed most of its videos

The Verge

Pornhub is removing all videos uploaded to its site by unverified users, millions of videos in total, as part of a crackdown on user-uploaded content after two major payment processors suspended service. More than 8 million videos have been wiped out. Photo: Pornhub.

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Apple Quietly Extends Repair Program for 2016 13-inch MacBook Pros With Faulty Screens

GizModo VR

After a number of 13-inch MacBook Pros were found to suffer from screens with wonky backlights, Apple instituted a free repair program that this week has just been extended from four to five years after the laptop’s original date of sale.

Create trippy artwork in the digital space with this graphics program on sale

Mashable VR

Check it out: Like most digital graphics programs, the interface looks a bit daunting at first. Combine layers with images, photos, and videos with over 50 gradients and presets. TL;DR: Give your digital art game a boost with Amberlight 2. As of Aug.

How to make a video online

TechnoBezz

The market of recording and uploading videos to be shared on the internet has become a lucrative trend, especially for high profile figures as well as social media influencers. Before you pick up your camera to film anything, the first thing you need to do is plan out your entire video shoot.

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5 Actionable Tips to Plan and Create The Perfect Employee Training Program

Kitaboo

If planned and implemented thoughtfully, employee training programs can play a big role in defining the overall success of an organization. Factors to Consider While Planning an Employee Training Program. Guide: How to Create an Online Training Program for Employees.

Tanya Watson signs on as president of JJ Abrams’ Bad Robot Games

Venture Beast

GamesBeat PC Gaming Anna Sweet Bad Robot Games category-/Arts & Entertainment/TV & Video/TV Shows & Programs DeanBeat Reviews Previews and Interviews JJ Abrams PC gaming Tanya Watson

Firefox 78 arrives with accessibility and video call improvements

Venture Beast

Mozilla has launched Firefox 78 with accessibility features and video call improvements and dropped support for older macOS versions. Firefox 78 is an ESR. Read More.

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Edit Audio and Video Like a Text Document With Descript

GizModo VR

Learning to edit video and audio is tough, and complicated software interfaces don’t make things any easier. descript transcription video editing audio editing podcasting

How artificial intelligence will revolutionize the way video games are developed and played

CTOvision

To better understand how AI might become more intertwined with video games in the future, it’s important to know the two fields’ shared history. Since the earliest days of the medium, game developers have been programming software both to pretend like it’s a human and to help create virtual worlds without a human designer needing […].

Would You Like An Invite For Google Glass Explorer Program? Reply Immediately!

CTOvision

Friends, Google is asking me to nominate a few more people to their Glass program. I have tested it in several conditions, have written about it on several sites (including at CTOvision of course), and even made a Youtube video where I discussed a few of the national security considerations/implications of Glass. I have liked being able to take both video and photos without having to hold a camera. Please let me know if you want in the program. By Bob Gourley.

Program your own games with this portable console — Future Blink

Mashable VR

More about Mashable Video , Smartwatch , Smartwatches , Pedometer , and Game Boy. Mashable Video Smartwatch Smartwatches Pedometer Game BoyThe Xtron Pro is a programmable, handheld console that can be turned into retro arcade games, a smartwatch, and much more. Read more.

Howard Schultz funding online learning program for small businesses using CreativeLive platform

GeekWire

Former Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz is launching a free online learning program designed to help small businesses gain the necessary skills to recover from the COVID-19 pandemic. Former Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz. GeekWire File Photo).

The best video editing laptops for aspiring filmmakers and YouTubers

Mashable VR

Gone are the days of huge video editing bays — now you can make Oscar-worthy films right from your desk. Thanks to high-performing graphics cards, top-class CPUs, and amped-up storage capabilities, today’s best video editing laptops are primed for professional use.

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Instagram offers creators up to $35,000 to post videos to its TikTok clone

The Verge

Instagram is offering massive sums of money to creators to post videos on its TikTok competitor Reels, as highlighted in a pair of reports from TechCrunch and Business Insider. In August, YouTube announced it would pay up to $10,000 a month for popular videos.

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How to reduce lag while livestreaming video

Mashable VR

Whether it's a buffering video or a stuttering internet video game, we all know the bane of online existence that is lag. Working from home and meet with colleagues over video chats on Zoom? Yet all video streamers have to deal with it.

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This DIY game console will help teach kids electronics and programming

Mashable VR

It's also a great time to stock up on educational items — or you know, video games disguised as educational items. More about Video Games , Game Console , Mashable Shopping , Tech , and Gaming. Video Games Game Console Mashable Shopping Tech Gaming

YouTube Kids’ new monetization policy could defund consumeristic videos

The Verge

YouTube is making it harder for kids’ videos that it deems “low quality” to qualify for monetization (via Engadget ). Meanwhile, any individual videos that break the rules will lose advertisers. “If Ryan Kaji is a 10-year-old YouTuber whose videos garner millions of views.