Facebook has acquired BigBox VR, a Seattle-based developer behind the virtual reality games Population: One and Smashbox Arena. Launched in October of last year, Population: One has quickly become one of the more prominent multiplayer VR games. BigBox VR poured years into developing the game, a take on the battle royale genre popularized by Epic Game’s Fortnite. In late 2018, BigBox VR raised...
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Google’s Standoff with AI Chip 'Shark' Broadcom
Jim Cramer, CNBC’s “Mad Money” host, took a swipe at our report today that Google has set an internal goal to break from Broadcom, its supplier of artificial intelligence chips. Cramer called the story “patently false” on X. Cramer, who has been particularly bullish on Broadcom lately, is often criticized for dispensing bad advice—for example, telling his viewers earlier this year to buy shares...
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