Article: Testing Games is Not a Game

InfoQ Articles

Testing video games goes beyond or differs in general from what Quality Assurance means and represents. It brings a new subset of responsibilities and skills intrinsic to the gaming industry.

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Game On – Visioning Exercise

Agile Alliance

Come learn and share Agile games and exercises that can help to create Aha! The post Game On – Visioning Exercise first appeared on Agile Alliance. This session centers around a visioning exercise that uses drawing.

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Game On – November

Agile Alliance

The post Game On – November first appeared on Agile Alliance. MEMBER? PLEASE LOG IN. To view the content on this page, you must be a Member of the Agile Alliance. Learn more about becoming a Member of the Agile Alliance, or visit our Membership Options and join today!

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Game Developers Shouldn’t Overlook Python’s Potential 

DevOps.com

The post Game Developers Shouldn’t Overlook Python’s Potential appeared first on DevOps.com. Blogs DevOps and Open Technologies DevOps Culture custom software development game development gaming Python

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Data Science Fails: Building AI You Can Trust

The new DataRobot whitepaper, Data Science Fails: Building AI You Can Trust, outlines eight important lessons that organizations must understand to follow best data science practices and ensure that AI is being implemented successfully.

Game Time

DevOps.com

The post Game Time appeared first on DevOps.com. Blogs ROELBOB bad recruiting folly wasting developers time

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9 Best Games for Programmers to Improve Programming Skills

The Crazy Programmer

Besides games are the best way you can do that. Today, the gaming sector has undergone a huge change with new technologies such as Artificial Intelligence, Virtual Reality, IoT, etc integrated with video games. Can Games Teach Coding?

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Cooperative Gaming: Software Teams’ Secret to Success?

DevOps.com

Trust falls and team backpacking trips are out — cooperative gaming is in. A 2019 BYU study found a 20% increase in office productivity after just 45 minutes of gaming. The post Cooperative Gaming: Software Teams’ Secret to Success?

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What It Will Take To Bring Cloud Gaming to Fruition?

DevOps.com

The gaming industry is booming. There are 211 million people gaming in the U.S., In the age of Twitch streaming, gaming has even upstaged traditional sports viewership. The post What It Will Take To Bring Cloud Gaming to Fruition?

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How to Make a Game App – 6 Steps You Need to Take

The Crazy Programmer

There is no denying the fact that building your own gaming app creates a lot of potential revenue for the app developers. To get to the top of creating a beneficial game, you would need to develop a blueprint of who your target audience is and what they are seeking in the world of today.

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How King Crushes New Product Development using Data-Driven Insights

Speaker: Ian Thompson, Head of Business Intelligence at King, and Zara Wells, Strategic Customer Success Manager at Looker

Product Managers looking to leverage data to make informed product design decisions can learn a lot from renowned gaming company King, maker of Candy Crush and many other games - even if their product has seemingly no overlap with games.

Article: Improving Your Estimation Skills by Playing a Planning Game

InfoQ Articles

It explains how you can reduce your vulnerability to this fallacy through playing a planning game that has been specifically devised to help mitigate it. Gamification Training / Certification Planning Game Sprint Planning Agile Estimation Estimating Culture & Methods article

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Rise of Cloud Gaming – Meeting the Challenges for ISPs

CableLabs

Light Reading recently posted an article titled “Operators need to prepare for the game-streaming tsunami” which talks about a new wave of game streaming services (aka cloud gaming services) that are on the way. Latency cloud gaming game streaming low latency docsis

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How to Become A Pro Video Game Developer in 2021

The Crazy Programmer

There are several important steps to become a pro video game developer in 2021. Since the COVID-19 outbreak, video game revenue has surged over 20%. Indeed, consumers are to video games on web, mobile, and console formats to stay entertained through the pandemic.

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5 Games in 5 Minutes

Agile Alliance

Learn 5 games in 5 minutes that help your teams to do just that. . People gamesAgilists strive to help teams work together on small slices, experiment and constantly learn.

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Does Your Company Need Help Solving These 4 Common eLearning Challenges?

If you want to know how to get ahead of the game and avoid the common mishaps in selling your eLearning courses, you’ve come to the right place! Lambda Solutions has identified the most common and costly challenges faced by eLearning providers today.

Winning the Concept to Cash Game with Feature Teams

Agile Alliance

The post Winning the Concept to Cash Game with Feature Teams first appeared on Agile Alliance. Transforming a large organization to Agile is messy work and requires changes in organizational structure as well as mindset.

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Your Guide to Get Started with Mobile Game Development

Daffodil Software

Gaming is the third most popular category amongst apps on the play store. By 2021, it is estimated that mobile gaming will generate the largest proportion of total gaming revenue worldwide. Game Development

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Up Your Customer Experience Game with Hyperautomation

Newgen Software

Have you recently upgraded your customer experience game? The post Up Your Customer Experience Game with Hyperautomation appeared first on Newgen. It is oft-repeated that “CUSTOMER is the King.” ” But is it so for most businesses?

Game On: Gamification for the Win

DevOps.com

The post Game On: Gamification for the Win appeared first on DevOps.com. Blogs DevOps Practice DevOps Toolbox Enterprise DevOps agile mindset continuous delivery Game of Pods gamification gaming PodsStaying competitive in today’s fast-moving digital economy is easier said than done. Operating in a digital environment requires a significant shift in company culture and an agile software environment that accelerates time to value.

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What is Contextual Analytics? The Next Evolution of Embedded Analytics

Download this whitepaper to learn what contextual analytics is, how BI platforms like Yellowfin revolutionize the way users discover insights from their data with native contextual analytics, and how it adds value to your software solution by elevating the user experience.

6 Tips to Survive the World’s First Holiday Lockdown Gaming Crunch

DevOps.com

The upcoming holiday gaming release schedule is a joy to behold for locked-down, socially distanced or just plain pandemic-fatigued game enthusiasts. For game studios and game developers, however, holiday releases have an entirely different connotation—the infamous crunch time.

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Lessons in User Engagement From Game Development

DevOps.com

A clear change over the past year was the rapid boom of gaming, which saw a massive increase in both console and mobile games — […]. The post Lessons in User Engagement From Game Development appeared first on DevOps.com.

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View some of the games we have developed

VironIT

Here you can view a video digest of games we worked on lately. Game dev game development mobile game development mobile gamesThis is a very short post. Please, estimate my article. I did my best! (No No Ratings Yet) Loading… Stay tuned.

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Epic Games shuts down Houseparty app to focus on metaverse

CTOvision

In a release, Houseparty said it will be absorbed into Epic Games to work on “creating new ways to have meaningful and authentic social interactions at metaverse scale across […].

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How Deepgram Works

As more businesses embrace online channel communications, the opportunity to unlock audio data increases. Regardless of whether you are evaluating ASR solutions to get more value out of your call center data, or are just looking to save money on speech transcription, Deepgram is the platform to get you there.

COVID-19?s Impact on the Gaming Market

IDC

COVID-19 has had an uneven effect on the gaming industry. Tech Perspectives COVID-19 featured gamingExplore the challenges and opportunities with IDC's Lewis Ward.

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Game of Code

DevOps.com

The post Game of Code appeared first on DevOps.com. Blogs ROELBOB

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How to Play Retro Game ROMs on Windows

David Walsh

Video games are always a fun time, something we desperately need during our COVID lockdown. A few years back I shared how to play retro games on Mac , as well as how to patch games to play popular ROM hacks like Grand Poo World and Invictus. Game ROMs. Happy gaming!

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5 Examples of 2D Mobile Games Built Using Unity Game Engine

Daffodil Software

In 2019, the App Store offered 903,489 gaming apps. With such an astronomical rise in the number of gamers, new gaming ideas and their development are high in demand. Game Development

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The Empowered Consumer

When it comes to working with the empowered consumer, AI has the power to help your business thrive by leveraging your own data to better understand your customers. Read our ebook, The Empowered Consumer, to learn more about how AI can help you connect with your customers.

AoAD2 Practice: The Planning Game

James Shore

The Planning Game. That’s where the planning game comes in. Despite the name, the planning game isn’t a trivial piece of entertainment. In economics, a “game” refers to a situation where “players select actions and the payoff depends on the actions of all players.”

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What Sid Meier’s Civilization Game Taught Me About Business

N2Growth Blog

Since childhood, I have played video games, and one of my all-time favorites is Sid Meier’s Civilization. The turn-based strategy game appeared in the early ’90s, and the game has evolved significantly since its debut, each version has new challenges for players to solve.

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Game On: Secure Coding Virtual Summit 2021

DevOps.com

The post Game On: Secure Coding Virtual Summit 2021 appeared first on DevOps.com. Agile organizations are looking for ways to win at security without slowing down their release cycles. That’s where DevSecOps comes in. The days of a hands-off security approach for developers are over.

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Let?s play the Game of Scrum

Scrum.org

. As a Scrum practitioner you may have read the famous paper The New New Product Development Game published by Hirotaka Takeuchi and Ikujiro Nonaka in Jan’ 1986 issue of HBR. The paper was inspired by the game of Rugby, the way ball passed within the team as it moves as a unit up the field.

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Continuous Delivery of Games

Abhishek Tiwari

The game lost over 75% of players on Steam. One key learning for me is the lack of continuous delivery and modern software engineering practices in the gaming industry. Traditional games are monolithic applications and traditionally developed as a boxed-product (pay-to-play).

4 Best Game Engines For Making Games

WatchDown

4 Best Game Engines. Do you know why do we need a game engine for developing the games? Well, Designing a game from scratch is really hard. So game engines will help you to save your time, money and effort. Even kids can create a game if they use these game engines. It’s because of simplicity offered by the game engines. But to create a great game you need to know lot more. Here come the 4 best game engines.

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Honeycomb Announces Support for AWS for Games

Honeycomb

March 23, 2022 – Honeycomb , a leading observability platform used by high-performance engineering teams to quickly visualize, analyze, and improve cloud application quality and performance, today announced support for the AWS for Games initiative from Amazon Web Services (AWS).

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The New Scrum Game

Net Objectives

Ken Schwaber & Jeff Sutherland created the Scrum Agile Framework based on The New New Product Development Game (TNNPDG) & empirical process control. In addition, while Scrum was designed for single product teams, … Continue reading "The New Scrum Game". Getting Back to the Original Scrum New Scrum Game Scrum Team Level AgileIn the 20+ years since Scrum’s ascension, other useful methods – Flow, Theory of Constraints, Kanban and Lean Management have come to the forefront.

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Innovation Games: Creating Breakthrough Products Through Collaborative Play

Agile Alliance

Innovation Games will be indispensable for anyone who wants to drive more successful, customer-focused product development: product and R&D managers, CTOs and development leaders, marketers, and senior business executives alike

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