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Lock and Load: Burstfire Available Now on Steam Early Access

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Tactical Multiplayer Shooter Rewards Strategy and Precision over Run-and-Gun Recklessness

LOS ANGELES – August 6, 2015 - Nacho Games today announced the official Early Access launch of Burstfire, a high-stakes multiplayer shooter that pits teams of five against each other in deadly tactical assault matches. Burstfire rewards planning and teamwork over run-and-gun gameplay, and is designed for short, intense game sessions perfect for casual and hardcore FPS fans alike. Burstfire is playable today on Steam and www.burstfiregame.com. Continue reading

Azubu’s New 3.0 Platform Officially Transitions to Azubu.tv

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Streaming service sets industry standards with customizable modular interface, open platform, and 24/7 customer support

LOS ANGELES – August 5, 2015 – Azubu, the nothing-but-eSports livestreaming platform, today announced that its completely rebuilt 3.0 platform has officially launched. Designed with community feedback and expectations top of mind, Azubu 3.0 is an open-platform service that provides a new user interface and a customizable streaming experience for the eSports community. Transitioning from the beta.azubu.tv URL, the new Azubu experience will continue to be treated as a public beta, with rapid updates, new features, and constant refinement based on community feedback, accessable at Azubu.tv. For users who want to compare the new 3.0 experience to the earlier version of Azubu, Azubu 2.0 will be available for a limited time at oldschool.azubu.tv! Continue reading

Consumer Physics, Creators of the SCiO Pocket Molecular Sensor, Awarded as Technology Pioneer by World Economic Forum

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  • World Economic Forum today announced its selection of the world’s 49 most promising Technology Pioneers 2015
  • Consumer Physics, one of two Israeli based selections, has created the world’s first molecular sensor that fits in the palm of your hand
  • US and UK-based companies make up 80% of awardees
  • The full list of recognized Technology Pioneers can be viewed here

 

Geneva – August 5 2015 – Consumer Physics, the Israel-based startup behind the SCiO pocket molecular sensor, was awarded today as one of the World Economic Forum’s “technology pioneers”. The company joins 48 of the world’s most innovative companies for their work in creating the world’s first molecular sensor that fits in the palm of your hand. SCiO provides endless opportunities to explore the molecular makeup of the world around us, including cosmetics, clothes, flora, soil, jewels, leather, rubber, plastics, and even human tissue or bodily fluids. Continue reading

Corsair Evolves Gaming Arsenal with New RGB Keyboards, Mice, and Headsets

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Corsair Announces World’s First Ultra-Quiet Gaming Keyboard
with Cherry MX Silent Switches

GAMESCOM 2015 — Cologne, Germany — August 5, 2015 — Last year, Corsair® captured the imagination of gamers with innovative RGB multicolor lighting that transformed PC gaming keyboards and mice. Today at Gamescom, Corsair raises the bar higher with new RGB gaming p eripherals: the STRAFE RGB mechanical keyboards, Scimitar RGB MMO/MOBA mouse, and flagship VOID gaming headsets. Corsair is also unveiling the ultra-quiet STRAFE RGB Silent, the world’s first keyboard with Cherry MX RGB Silent gaming switches. To complement the launch of these new products, an enhanced version of the Corsair Utility Engine (CUE) software is available, enabling cascading rainbows, dynamic ripples, and other multicolor lighting effects to operate in tandem across all Corsair RGB keyboards, mice, and headsets. Continue reading

New Uniform, Same Speed: Imangi Studios and Usain Bolt Partner for Temple Run 2 Update

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Run for Your Life as Usain Bolt in New Uniform Celebrating Runner’s 6th World Championships Appearance

RALEIGH, N.C. — August 4, 2015 — Imangi Studios, the developers behind the mega-hit endless runner Temple Run, and Usain Bolt, the six-time Olympic Gold Medalist and world’s fastest man, have partnered to release a new uniform in Temple Run 2. Since August 2013, players around the world have been able to run as Olympian Usain Bolt, widely regarded as the fastest man in history. In honor of his 6th appearance at the IAAF World Championships in Beijing, China, his character is getting a brand new look to reflect Bolt’s current uniform. Continue reading

Livescribe Rolls Out New Echo Smartpen 8GB Pro Edition Model

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All-in-one Device Digitizes Notes and Syncs Audio

OAKLAND, Calif. – July 28, 2015 – Livescribe Inc. (www.livescribe.com), the leading manufacturer of smartpens, today announced that it is now rolling out a new Echo Smartpen 8GB Pro Edition in time for the Back-to-School sales period. The Echo smartpen is an all-in-one device that digitizes notes written on paper and records audio synchronized to handwriting using the built-in microphone. Then, Echo transfers all your notes and audio to a computer via USB for storage, organization and sharing. Continue reading

NetEase Launches New Success Fund for Mobile Game Developers

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China Tech Giant Provides Innovative Funding Option Offering Independent Developers Up To $500,000 Each 

SAN FRANCISCO – July 23, 2015 – NetEase, Inc. (NASDAQ: NTES) today announced the formation of the NetEase Success Fund, a new financing option for mobile game developers that offers an alternative to the traditional publishing model. The new funding initiative provides up to $500,000 for each independent developer accepted into the program to fund marketing and advertising needs for their mobile game. This program is designed to empower developers to retain the rights, creative control, and full ownership of their products. Continue reading