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Submissions Open for the 2016 International Conference on Live Interfaces

The third International Conference on Live Interfaces will take place at the University of Sussex in June, 2016. This biennial conference will bring together people working with live interfaces in the performing arts, including music, the visual arts, dance, puppetry, robotics or games. The conference scope is highly interdisciplinary but with a focus on interface […]
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“Mozilla Offers Up a Million Dollars in Awards to Open-Source Projects…”

The Mozilla Foundation has had a grant program in place for many years intended to fund open-source projects, but, on Friday, CEO Mitchell Baker announced “a new level of support” in the form of $1,000,000 in awards to be distributed among 10 to-be-determined open-source projects by Dec. 12.”The Mozilla Open Source Support program is designed […]
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Headstart 2015: Help Shape the Future of Independent Gaming

HEADSTART 2015 is a week-long, international summer school, aimed at starting indie developers. Whether you’re a recent graduate or a budding company: as an indie, there’s much that demands your attention, and so much still to learn. You need to know how to do everything yourself, and you only have so much time. It’s enough […]
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Fig: A Crowdfunding Platform Specifically for Games

Kickstarter might not be the best place for developers to crowdfund their games anymore. Justin Bailey has launched Fig, a new crowdfunding site built specifically for games. The former chief operating officer of developer Double Fine partnered with some big names and studios who previously had success on Kickstarter, specifically his old colleague, Tim Schafer […]
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Virtual Reality Girls Creates Women In VR Scholarship with Oculus VR – VRFocus

While the over riding consensus, when the general public think about who works within the technology and videogame industries, is that of a male dominated culture, the truth is far from it. Many women do work within these industries at all levels but companies are still trying to bring more into the field. That’s why […]