Unity appoints former leader of IBM and Red Hat as CEO
Unity is getting a new CEO in the aftermath of incurring the wrath of game developers worldwide. John Riccitiello is stepping down effective immediately, being replaced by former Red Hat CEO and IBM President Jim Whitehurst.
Riccitiello has had a long tenure as leader of the game engine company,... Read more
Unity revises plan for license fee increase after revolt by end-users
Unity, a provider of a real-time developer platform for 3D development, is backtracking on earlier plans for new license fees. This follows a revolt by end-users who considered the new pricing structure "destructive" and "not fair".
Unity offers a popular engine that allows developers to develop... Read more
Unity can now accelerate HoloLens to Vision Pro migration
Developers can now get started with Unity games and apps on Apple's Vision Pro. Unity has made a beta available to developers that includes support for visionOS. With this, developers already working with Unity apps in VR and AR solutions can get to work making them suitable for the Apple Vision Pr... Read more
Unity Software rejects multibillion-euro acquisition by AppLovin
Unity Software rejected a €17.2 billion acquisition bid from AppLovin. The software developer is pursuing the merger of ironSource, one of AppLovin's competitors.
Unity develops an engine for game developers. The software allows developers to produce video games without having to program comp... Read more
Unity and ironSource to merge in $4.4 billion deal
Publicly listed software companies Unity and ironSource announced their intention to merge in a $4.4 billion deal.
Unity develops one of the most popular development platforms for the gaming industry. The company provides an engine that programmers use to develop business machinery simulations, ... Read more
Unity sells image datasets for AI training
Unity has announced its Computer Vision Datasets. It is a tool that allows developers to easily create large amounts of images of certain types of objects. AI models can then use the images to train computer vision algorithms.
The tool builds on Unity's experience in developing 3D environments. ... Read more
Dell Technologies introduces new and optimized storage and management applications
Dell Technologies has announced a wide range of new and optimized data storage, management and protection applications and services. This includes Dell EMC Unity and Isilon portfolios with clear connections to (multi)cloud environments.
In addition to various strategic announcements and new service ... Read more