Guest Column| Tech: Centroid’s MoCap report card 2019 – Parth Shah
2:00 pm PDT 21/12/2019 By AnimationXpress Team

2019 has been an exciting year for both Centroid UK and Centroid India. Centroid India started operating in January 2019 and was fortunate to work on five feature films, three games, one TV commercial and one TV series with India’s leading VFX, Game and Animation Studios. At present, Centroid India is one of the largest optical motion capture studios outside of the UK and USA, containing 32 cameras based in India’s Iconic Studio – Famous Studios, Mumbai. Centroid also provides on-set … Read More

What 5G means for your data privacy?
11:00 am PDT 17/12/2019 By AnimationXpress Team

5G is the start of revolutionary technological change. But this technology will also impact your privacy. Read more to learn what 5G means for your privacy online. 5G is the technology of the 2020s. It’s a significant investment into the next decade and will be the anchor of a vast range of innovations — from driverless cars to Internet-of-Things style home products and much more. You’ve probably heard about 5G. And you can already find it in major cities in … Read More

 Blockchain in Asia is yet to be a smooth-sailing affair
7:30 pm PDT 09/12/2019 By Poonam Mondal

The gaming industry has joined the innovation bandwagon with technology innovations be it artificial intelligence, augmented reality or virtual reality. Blockchain technology has been the greatest contributor to the cause of bringing more transparency and trust in the gaming space. As industry is shaping up with more protected content through blockchain, more and more investors are joining the bandwagon. As per IDC expectations, blockchain spending in Asia/Pacific is estimated to  grow rapidly with a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 59.8 per … Read More

Last minute Cyber Monday deals for gamers to look for
7:30 pm PDT 02/12/2019 By Poonam Mondal

Are you are still with the Black Friday shopping hangover? Wakey wakey! Grab a coffee, because it is time for Cyber Monday deals. If you want to plan what to buy and what not last minute? Then you have halted at the right place. Today, on Cyber Monday you can grab on great offers and can save extra pennies on games, accessories and console bundles to be had. Even if you have missed the sales on Black Friday, don’t worry because plenty of those … Read More

Here are the Black Friday deals on hardware and games this year
7:00 pm PDT 28/11/2019 By Poonam Mondal

It is that time of the year where gamers could restock their games as well as their hardware. It is time for Black Friday sales! The last Friday of November following the Thanksgiving Day  is officially known as the Black Friday and it symbolises that the Christmas is near and one needs to start preparation for it. As the clock ticks, brands open their houses with exciting deals and offers and everyone sets the timer for year’s biggest shopping extravaganza. … Read More

V-Ray to host three day event to showcase artistry, talent and importance of using its features
11:30 am PDT 18/11/2019 By AnimationXpress Team

Organised by ARK Infosolutions and Chaos Group, V-Ray Day is an event set to showcase the artistry and talent of its user-base and highlight the importance of using V-Ray’s powerful features to support workflows. Chaos Group has a proven record of providing state-of-the-art rendering solutions for the media, entertainment and design industry with V-Ray; their flagship software. Among V-Ray experts, the event will play host to a number of guest speakers from top VFX firms and the architecture industry on … Read More

Amazing personal apps that help you manage your finances
12:00 pm PDT 25/10/2019 By AnimationXpress Team

Records on paper used to be the most reliable and convenient. People used to rely on paper to put every expense and budget. The era of technology has brought in the best versions of financial apps that can do the dirty work for you. Just as much we wish for the smooth flow of your finances and record-keeping it’s not always an easy task. Get hold of amazing mobile apps that can manage your money whilst you are busy making … Read More

Is blockchain technology a game-changer?
3:00 pm PDT 17/09/2019 By Krishanu Ghosal

Blockchain technology has wowed and mystified tech-enthusiasts around the world. Touted to have the capacity to disrupt the conventional ways in which the processes are carried out, Blockchain has been emerging as an enigmatic game-changer yet people scarcely have awareness of the full extent of its applications. In order to get a grasp on the intricacies of blockchain technology, we spoke to Lumiere CEO Patrice Poujol who is a PhD holder on matters of Blockchain. Dr Poujol is also an EnTech research expert and a … Read More

ABAI and Unity join hands to exclusively bring advanced content creation courses at Bengaluru’s “Center of Excellence”
9:00 pm PDT 12/09/2019 By Krishanu Ghosal

Karnataka has been pushing for advancements in the AVGC sector for some time now. Government of Karnataka, under the ministry of information technology has set up the AVGC Centre of Excellence (CoE) in association with ABAI, the organisation leading the charge of the state’s AVGC ecosystem. Apart from organising India’s largest AVGC conglomeration, GAFX, ABAI has also been proactively working towards the smooth running of the CoE. Earlier this year it was announced that the CoE will boast of country’s … Read More

How artificial intelligence is transforming the gaming ecosystem
4:00 pm PDT 19/07/2019 By Poonam Mondal

Artificial intelligence (AI) has been an integral part of gaming since the time of inception from 1950s. With time, technology in sports is growing rapidly and evolving the traditional ways. In football, for instance, new devices are used for different reasons such as to help referees in decision-making and to quantify the athletes’ performance during a game, thus helping the coach to calibrate the training program and the game strategy. In addition to that, in today’s day and age, audience engagement has … Read More

Kingston expands technology and gaming peripheral line up at Computex 2019
5:00 pm PDT 29/05/2019 By AnimationXpress Team

During Computex, Kingston aims to show high-performance storage products for consumer and enterprise, as well as embedded solutions which power products found in everyday life. The highlighted demo products include: Next-Generation SSDs for Consumer, Power User and Enterprise KC2000 M.2 NVMe PCIe SSD: Using the latest controller and 96-layer 3D TLC NAND, it offers superior read/write speeds, improving the workflow in desktop, workstations and high-performance computing systems. It also supports end-to-end data protection to ensure the data’s safety. Data Center … Read More

ABAI’s Center of Excellence (CoE) brings advanced motion capture system to India
5:00 pm PDT 17/05/2019 By Yugandhara Shete

Taking cue from the IT success story in Bangalore, Government of Karnataka (GoK) has decided to repeat the same in the AVGC sector. With the country’s first ever advanced motion capture system for media and entertainment, open for small and medium studios, freelance artists to create their projects, this art infrastructure will be at par with any best international facility. GoK, under the ministry of information technology has set up the AVGC Centre of Excellence (CoE). The centre, is in … Read More