Notch

  • Notch can record your body movements

    Notch can record your body movements

    Notch creators Eszter Ozsvald and Stepan Boltalin have been working on their project since 2013 and are finally ready to unveil their final product on the Disrupt Berlin stage. The company, which received funding through SOSVentures and Hax Accelerator, allows users to scan their bodies in motion, allowing for powerful analytics on golf swings, gymnastics, routines and everyday… Read More

  • Microsoft Has Acquired Minecraft For $2.5 Billion

    Microsoft Has Acquired Minecraft For $2.5 Billion

    Microsoft has confirmed that Mojang and Minecraft will join its ranks, but it’ll continue to make the game available across iOS, Android and PlayStation as well as on Xbox and PC, the company announced today. Microsoft says that they started their conversation around bringing the title to the Xbox console, and from there witnessed their tremendous success and decided to make the… Read More

  • Minecraft Creator’s New Game: A Horse And Ball Simulator You Can Buy With Dogecoin

    Minecraft Creator’s New Game: A Horse And Ball Simulator You Can Buy With Dogecoin

    Minecraft began from humble origins, but if the next game from that title’s creator Notch (aka Markus Persson) manages to become a multiplatform, multimillion-dollar enterprise, well that’ll be a horse of a different color. Notch’s new game is called Cliffhorse, you see, and it’s a game in which you control a horse roving a green hilly landscape, occasionally pushing… Read More

  • Notch Is A Wearable Sensor & App For Tracking And Capturing Body Movements

    Notch Is A Wearable Sensor & App For Tracking And Capturing Body Movements

    Movement tracking could get a whole lot more granular if the New York-based startup behind this wearable sensor gets its way. Notch, currently being shown off in prototype form on Kickstarter, is a wearable sensor designed to be concealed within clothing at natural hinge points around the body to track and capture specific body movements — sending that data back to a companion (iOS) app… Read More

  • With Fitbit And RunKeeper Data, Notch Offers A Creative Way To Visualize Your Health

    With Fitbit And RunKeeper Data, Notch Offers A Creative Way To Visualize Your Health

    It’s a good time to be a healthy geek — and to start becoming one. Of late, we’ve seen an exponential increase in digital health data thanks to growing popularity of a new generation of smart, wearable devices that help us track and stay on top of our health. These Quantified Self devices scratch our geeky itch for data and allow us to take doctors and fitness instructors… Read More

  • 0x10c: Minecraft Developer Notch’s Next Game Will Be A MMO Space Epic

    0x10c: Minecraft Developer Notch’s Next Game Will Be A MMO Space Epic

    In the world of indie gaming, Minecraft is undoubtedly in a league of its own. The sandbox game has already sold more than 5 million copies and has spawned its own subculture of fan sites and clones. Now, the game’s creator Notch (nee Marcus Persson), has announced his next project called 0x10c: a multi-player space game set in 281,474,976,712,644 AD. Besides the usual space battles… Read More