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Tableau now offers natural language explanations for analytics to make it more accessible

As more and more enterprises continue to double down on cloud adoption, Tableau is expanding its business intelligence capabilities to take analytics into the hands of more business users and make data-backed insights accessible anytime and anywhere. At the ongoing Tableau conference, the Salesforce-owned company debuted Tableau Cloud as the next generation of its cloud-first…

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The possibilities for voice acting in video games are greater than ever

Did you miss a session from GamesBeat Summit 2022? All sessions are available to stream now. Learn more.  One of the focuses at this year’s GamesBeat Summit has been the visibility of women in the gaming industry. This includes the literal female voices gamers hear: One of the panels was titled “Women in video game…

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WWE 2K22 is recovering from the disastrous 2K20

May 16, 2022 1:16 PM WWE 2K22.Image Credit: Steam Did you miss a session from GamesBeat Summit 2022? All sessions are available to stream now. Learn more.  As part of its recent earnings report, Take-Two Interactive noted that WWE 2K22 is outpacing its most recent predecessors. “Notably, WWE 2K22’s sell-in for its first four weeks…

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Bookings for Take-Two increased 8% to $846M during March quarter

Did you miss a session from GamesBeat Summit 2022? All sessions are available to stream now. Learn more.  Take-Two Interactive reported revenues for its fourth fiscal quarter ended March 31 today, saying net bookings of $845.8 million, up 8% from a year ago. Wall Street is happy with the results, as the stock up 2%…

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Brown University researchers open-source mobile AR hand-object interaction libraries

Did you miss a session from GamesBeat Summit 2022? All sessions are available to stream now. Learn more.  As the metaverse buzz continues to heat up, discussions about the technologies that will power it are also becoming more mainstream. In a previous article published by VentureBeat, Gary Grossman, senior vice president of the technology practice…

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Apple will allow some apps to automatically charge you higher subscription prices

Apple has announced an update to its subscription policy that’s supposed to make auto-renews seamless but could also lead to surprise charges. Under the old policy, the tech giant will ask users to opt in before they’re charged for a subscription that has recently raised its price. Going forward, however, it will allow developers to…

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With Twitter deal on hold, Musk says a lower sale price isn’t ‘out of the question’

Billionaire Elon Musk is continuing to clash with Twitter over the accuracy of its bot count, and hinted today that he may try to renegotiate the $44 billion deal. Musk told attendees at a Miami conference that a deal at a lower price wasn’t “out of the question,” reported Bloomberg. Musk’s potential bid for a…

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Tesla starts taking Semi truck reservations, five years later

Tesla’s long-delayed Semi just took an important step toward becoming a practical reality. As CNET reports, the automaker has started taking reservations for its electric big rig. You’ll need to place a $20,000 deposit ($15,000 of it by wire transfer), and Tesla still hasn’t narrowed down the launch beyond the expected 2023 production window. Still,…

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Peloton and iFit resolve patent feud

Peloton has struggled financially in recent months, but it shared a bit of good news on Monday. It announced a with iFit, one of the companies it for attempting to “free ride” off of its technology. At the time, Peloton accused its rival of violating up to four of its patents related to on-demand classes.…

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Apple releases iOS 15.5 with updates to Apple Cash and Podcasts

Apple is quickly acting on its promise to deliver some useful upgrades before WWDC. The company has released iOS 15.5 and its iPadOS 15.5 counterpart with improvements to both Apple Cash and (as mentioned earlier) Podcasts. Cash users can now send and receive money from their card, while Podcasts users can have the app automatically…