Walt Disney Co. reveals 9 new startups in the Disney Accelerator spanning robotics, cinematic VR and AI

The Walt Disney Co. is kicking off the third session of its corporate accelerator this week, and revealed 9 new companies admitted to the program. A full list follows at the end of this post. The comp

The reality of AR/VR survival

VR will be big, AR will be bigger (and take longer). But as in most early-stage tech markets, growth will be curved, not straight. There will be a few billion dollars of revenue this year, a progressi

OTOY Looks To Give Developers The Tools To Build Lifelike Real-Time 3D Environments

Around ten years ago, Jules Urbach was sitting at the table at his mom’s house, coding away, when there was a knock at the door. His mom answered, but the visitor was for him. Directors J.J. Abrams

Eric Schmidt Joins The New Advisory Board At Cloud Rendering Company OTOY

<a target="_blank" href="http://www.otoy.com">OTOY</a>, a company <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2013/05/03/with-new-service-any-device-could-run-almost-any-program-from-anywhere/">building rend

Footage Of Crysis Running On The iPad

<img class="shot2" src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/04/crysisipadshot1.png" alt="" />Earlier this evening, as early adopters across the country started getting acquainted with their i

TC50: Spawn Labs Is Slingbox For Video Games

<a href="http://www.slingmedia.com/go/slingbox"><img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2009/09/58146v2-max-250x250-215x107.jpg" width="215" height="107" />Slingbox</a> owners love their dev

Exclusive: OTOY Goes Mobile, Turns Your Cell Phone Into A Powerful Gaming Rig

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2009/06/otoyphoneshot-215x119.png" width="215" height="119" />Last week we posted a <a href="http://www.beta.techcrunch.com/2009/06/16/videos-otoy-in-

Videos: OTOY In Action. You Have To See This.

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2009/06/picture-76-300x277-215x198.png" width="215" height="198" />When we first looked at <a href="http://www.otoy.com/">OTOY</a> about a year ago, t

AMD and OTOY Working Together on "Fastest Supercomputer Ever"

<img src="https://beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/01/amd_otoy.png" class="shot2" /> Today during an Industry Insider Series keynote at CES in Las Vegas, AMD CEO <a href="http://www.crunch

The Truth Behind Liveplace's Photo-Realistic 3D World And OTOY's Rendering Engine

Last week we posted a video that presented LivePlace, a 3D world with an incredible amount of detail. The impressive technology behind it is called OTOY, a streaming platform that allows developers to

LivePlace To Launch Photo-Realistic Virtual World Rendered In The Cloud

LivePlace.com has posted a video displaying a very impressive render of a 3D virtual world called City Space. At this point very little is known about LivePlace, other than that the WHOIS lists the do

OTOY Developing Server-Side 3D Rendering Technology

Imagine you could play video games – and immerse yourself in virtual worlds – with 3D graphics comparable to those found in blockbuster films like Transformers or WALL•E. And then imagin