Microsoft announces Project Acoustics for wave based acoustic simulation
by Lewis White
Microsoft has announced Project Acoustics, a new in-developmement solution for wave based acoustic simulation. The new software solution “models wave effects like occlusion, obstruction, portaling and reverberation effects...
Unity pulls out of GDC 2020 due to ‘current conditions’ with coronavirus
Unity has issued a statement saying that the company has made the “difficult decision” to withdraw from GDC 2020 over coronavirus concerns. In a statement published on the official Unity blog, the company confirmed tha...
Unity drops support for Google VR, Gear VR and OpenVR in latest Unity XR update
Unity XR is a cross-platform development platform for Unity which allows developers to easily develop for both VR and Mixed Reality. Unity remains the most popular platform for VR development, used for more than 90% of projects. I...
Microsoft Mixed Reality Toolkit v2 will accelerate cross-platform MR app development
Mixed Reality Toolkit (MRTK) is an open source project that consists of set of components and features to help developers easily create cross-platform MR app development using Unity. It also allows developers to easily prototype v...
Microsoft brings the autonomous vehicle simulator AirSim to Unity
Back in 2017, Microsoft announced a new platform called AirSim by Microsoft Research designed to help drone developers easily build autonomous and robotic systems. This new Aerial Informatics and Robotics platform provided realist...
Telltale is reportedly moving away from its old game engine and switching to Unity
One thing Telltale fans can usually agree on is that the studio’s old game engine just wasn’t cutting it anymore, and hasn’t been for a while. The Telltale Tool has been somewhat reworked and stitched back togeth...
Microsoft and Unity entice devs to port their games to the Windows Store with $100,000 Contest
In an effort to boost the number of apps in the Windows Store Microsoft and Unity are running a contest offering $100,000 as the grand prize to developers who bring their games to the UWP Windows Store. The catch is that the priz...
Visual Studio Tools for Unity 2.3 now available for download
Microsoft today released Visual Studio Tools for Unity 2.3. It includes an option to allow modifying the generated project properties, option to disable the Unity Console logs in Visual Studio’s Error List and several bug fi...
Unity 5.2 brings support for Windows 10 and Universal Windows Platform
Unity today release Unity 5.2 with a couple of new additions. With Unity 5.2, the company is adding support for Windows 10 and the Universal Windows Platform, allowing developers to build games for Windows Mobile, Windows 10, as...
Unity Announces Support For Microsoft HoloLens In The Unity Development Platform
Microsoft HoloLens is Microsoft’s self-contained holographic computer headset, enabled by Windows 10, which is able to render high-definition holograms. HoloLens holograms are fully interactive digital objects and spaces that bl...