As the pandemic continues to complicate the way we are celebrating our children’s much-needed break, I can relate to what parents with young children and those whose families are based overseas are feeling right now: We miss our loved ones, but we are well aware that their safety is our utmost priority. At the same time, we are struggling to balance our work and family life, as well as finding a me-time to unwind.
It is heartening for me to know that I have a life partner who always has my back and is supportive of my career as CEO of a fast-growing startup (storms.com). However, I do feel that I have a shared responsibility to find solutions that help many people out there who are either stuck at their home or are running out of ideas on how we can keep our children entertained with COVID-19 friendly activities.
I am of the belief that the gaming industry can play a part in addressing this challenge by making games more inclusive and social.
BONDING THROUGH EASY TO PLAY GAMES
Sharing the same hobby as your young children might sound like a utopia, but here’s the reality: there are games out there that can entertain people of all ages. These games are called ‘hypercasual games’.
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Ubisoft Singapore Studio Head Darryl Long On Changes To Workplace Culture And Practices
Be it Riot Games, Ubisoft, or Activision Blizzard, it’s quite unfortunate that so many game companies have found themselves caught in the spotlight for all the wrong reasons recently. Allegations of sexual misconduct, corporate harassment, discriminatory practices, nepotism, and the like have come pouring in from across the industry, leaving a festering, toxic stain on what was once considered to be a truly vibrant and promising field.
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With the next iPhone season soon upon us, thinking about new phone features is a natural phenomenon. But even existing iPhone users will benefit from these major new features from iOS 15.
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Tim Sweeney, CEO of Fortnite maker Epic Games Inc., said Wednesday it’s been told by Apple that the game will be “blacklisted from the Apple ecosystem” until the companies’ legal case is resolved and all appeals are exhausted, which could take as long as five years.
APPLE, GOOGLE RAISE NEW CONCERNS BY YANKING RUSSIAN APP
Big Tech companies that operate around the globe have long promised to obey local laws and to protect civil rights while doing business.
Series 7: Largest ever display, a refined & durable timepiece
Despite numerous reports that Apple would overhaul the design of this year’s Apple Watch, the announcement of a Series 7 smartwatch was a more muted affair.
T-Mobile and Sprint customers can get a free year of Apple TV+
Offer available to Magenta and Magenta Max subscribers starting on August 25.
Apple beefs up Intel Mac Pro performance with three pricey new GPU options
You can add the Radeon Pro W6800X, W6800X Duo, or W6900X to a new Mac Pro, but it’ll cost you.
I tried to love the Touch Bar but now I'm ready for it to go away
Apple needs to bring Center Stage to the Mac ASAP.
WATCHOS 8: SMALL CHANGES ADD UP TO BIG APPLE WATCH IMPROVEMENTS
NEW AND REDESIGNED APPS MAKE THE WATCH EXPERIENCE SMARTER AND MORE REFINED.
WHAT'S NEW IN iCLOUD+
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EPIC GAMES APPEALS RULING IN LAWSUIT ALLEGING APPLE MONOPOLY
Epic Games filed notice that is appealing a federal judge’s decision in a lawsuit alleging that Apple has been running an illegal monopoly that stifles competition.
Breakthrough camera innovations & bigger battery