Technology Archive

Universal signs deal with Microsoft for live-action and animation production

Universal Filmed Entertainment Group has inked a strategic partnership with Microsoft Corp. to create and accelerate cloud-optimise live-action and animation productions. This collaboration will streamline workflows, enable frictionless remote collaboration and content creation through a cloud-based production workflow, fast-tracking a return to industry production during the global...

Sony LIV launches version 2.0 with a new logo and interface

OTT platform SonyLIV, from the house of Sony Pictures Networks (SPN) India, has launched SonyLIV 2.0 – a brand new logo and interface, refreshed user experience, enhanced brand identity and new premium content. The phased rollout of SonyLIV 2.0 will complete in an estimated duration of three...

Synamedia joins hands with Google Cloud for its expansion of video networking

Synamedia, one of the world’s largest independent video software providers, has joined hands with Google Cloud to expand its video network portfolio with new over-the-top (OTT) offerings ‘as a service’. With this partnership, Synamedia will be able to further address customer needs for high availability, increased scalability...

Canadian studio Toon Boom provides software for work from home during Social Isolation

Due to the Coronavirus pandemic, Toon Boom Animation, the Montreal, Canada-based company behind software used widely in the animation industry, has made sure that artists at studios and schools can continue to use its software remotely. Toon Boom has announced to be providing studios and educational institutions...

DApps partners with The Sandbox

DApps announces the strategic partnership with one of the world’s highly reputed user-generated content and gaming platforms, The Sandbox. The integration between the two well-known digital platforms is aimed to make blockchain gaming solutions accessible to masses in the most convenient manner. The partnership is aimed to...

GKIDS and Fathom to screen ‘Promare (Redux)’ in 4DX

In September, GKIDS and Fathom Events continued their collaboration to bring exciting, all-new animated features to U.S. cinemas with Promare premiere events. Due to overwhelming fan demand, the companies announce the action-packed anime will return for a special two-night encore showing in December with Promare (Redux). The...

Logitech brings out Pro Headsets

Logitech G, a brand of Logitech and leading innovator of gaming technologies and gear, introduced two new PRO gaming headsets, the Logitech G PRO X Gaming Headset and the Logitech G PRO Gaming Headset. Designed and engineered in collaboration with top esports athletes, the newest additions to...

Roblox teams up for ‘Star Wars’ with Disney

Roblox is teaming up with The Walt Disney Studios to inspire fans to create their own online experiences with a new Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker Creator Challenge ahead of the highly-anticipated movie’s release. Roblox players can design and build their very own driftspeeder to race...

Big Break for ‘Rainbow Six: Siege’ India

NODWIN Gaming, India along with ESL, announced the Rainbow Six: Seige India Series 2019. The finals for the tournament will be held in Hyderabad at the Hyderabad International Convention Centre (HICC) in Kondapur, Hyderabad starting on the 22 November 2019. “The ESL Play R6 Community Cups were started by...

Telangana Govt. supports the Animation industry

Riding on the thrust being given by the Telangana government, animation, visual effects, gaming and allied fields are likely to attract investments worth $ 100 million (about Rs 720 crore) in the next three to five years, according to Telangana VFX, Animation and Gaming Association (TVAGA) President...