Ubuntu 17.10 is shaping up to be a big upgrade, unlike 17.04. The release is now expected to ship with GNOME, Wayland, and possibly GDM. Unity 8, and Upstart will also be booted from the repos.
Canonical has decided to give up on its hope to bring about convergence across all types of devices and has announced it will move to GNOME in Ubuntu 18.04. Canonical will now focus on IoT and cloud.
The cross-platform Unity game engine has been updated to version 5.5 with one of the key features being the emerging of Windows Holographic support from preview to final.
Google's new 'Cast Remote Display' plugin offers the ability to cast games built with Unity, while making the streaming device a secondary display that can feature controls and other information.
Unity has been updated to version 5.2 that will bring support for Windows 10 and the Universal Windows Platform. The new update is now available for download.
Unity, the company that develops the engine behind many popular games, has already started supporting Microsoft's HoloLens and Windows Holographic in their development environment.
Microsoft has announced a deal today to make game development easier in Visual Studio; they have teamed up with Unreal Engine, Unity and Cocos2d, the premier independent gaming engine providers.
Epic has announced an unprecedented price reduction in its game development engine, Unreal Engine 4, cutting dow the price from $19/month to free and this includes free updates too.
Microsoft and Unity have teamed up to offer cash prizes of up to $10,000 to Unity game developers who participate in the Windows Game Developer Contest which runs till 20 March 2015.
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The Unity game development company says over 2,000 Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8 games and apps using its engine have now been submitted across both stores and offers more incentives to developers.
Microsoft has announced that over 1,000 apps for Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8 that used the Unity development tools have been submitted to their respective download stores.
Microsoft announced today that it will offer the Unity game engine and tools for free to the people and groups who are signed up for the Xbox One's ID@Xbox indie game development program.
Unity is holding a contest for Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8 game developers where they could win cash prizes for the best games made with the Unity tools, with a total prize pool of over $100,000.
Microsoft has announced that a number of new tools have been released, or soon will be made available, for Windows 8 app developers to help them make or add to their creations.
The Unity game engine, used by many popular apps across different platform, has now become free of charge for Android and iOS developers. Windows Phone 8 and Blackberry 10 will follow soon.
There are still a lot of people who play games that user Unity's web player software that have Windows XP installed, according to the recently updated hardware statistics from the company.
Unity, a game engine provider whose userbase is in the hundreds of millions, have published a report profiling the version usage of iOS and Android, as well as the hardware usage of each.
Microsoft has announced a number of game developer tools that will be coming for Windows Phone 8 game creators, including a way to add support for the MOGA game controller.
The Ubuntu website currently has a countdown clock that will reach zero on Wednesday, with speculation that the team behind the Linux-based OS could reveal a touchscreen-based version.
If you dislike Ubuntu's standard desktop environment called Unity, you might be interested in a new Ubuntu flavor which promises to bring a 'pure GNOME experience' to the popular Linux distribution
It has just been announced that Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8 will both support the Unity graphics engine, opening up both platforms for cross compatibility and easier game ports from other devices.
Unity has announced plans to release Unity 4, the next major version of its popular game graphics engine. It will include DirectX 11 support along with Linux game creation support.
In a post to his blog, Mark Shuttleworth has announced Ubuntu 11.10, following the naming scheme of previous releases with the subtitle Oneiric Ocelot. Continuing on from the changes Natty Narwhal will bring to the...
Mark Shuttleworth, Ubuntu's founding father, made a surprising announcement at the Ubuntu Developers Summit yesterday. Shuttleworth stated that starting with Ubuntu version 11.04, the primary desktop would be Unity rather than Gnome. Shuttleworth said, "users...