Video Games Helped Give Us the Self-Driving Car

Self-driving cars. They’re the future of transportation – and they’re getting smarter all the time. Thanks to advances in software and artificial intelligence, these machines are now able to distinguish between cars and cyclists, or between pedestrians and your pet. Many

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Get up to 85 percent off car games in Humble’s Racing Sale

When Shaun covered the Humble Store’s last ‘Racing Sale’ he used the strapline: “I feel the need, the need for affordable speed”. This made me chuckle, which is why I’ve chosen to reuse it. The latest similarly named sale sidesteps recycling,

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Forza 7 Motorsport Review: The real deal in car games

Critic Rating3.5/5 User Rating3.5/5 Driving or car racing games need to have the X factor which makes gamers come back again and again for more. While it’s true for most games it perhaps its more vital for racing games to have this ability. Microsoft’s

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TO DRIVE LIKE A NASCAR STAR, BREAK OUT THE VIDEO GAMES

IT ALL GOES wrong at 90 mph. Mid-turn, a slight bump from another car sends Parker Kligerman, professional Nascar racing and motorsports analyst, straight into the wall. “I just dumped Parker, LMAO!” the dumper in question crows. We’re at Volusia

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What self-driving car software can learn from playing video games

Open-world driving games like Grand Theft Auto V aren’t just for lawless virtual joyrides anymore. They’re offering new learning opportunities for the artificial intelligence algorithms in self-driving cars. The video game’s worlds are so intricately designed they can easily be adapted to simulate real-life

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Porsche’s Forza Partnership Is About More than Just Cars in Video Games

  This week,Porsche and Microsoft began a six year partnership that’ll see Porsche cars return to Microsoft and Turn 10’s Forza Motorsport and Forza Horizon franchises. You’re probably thinking that this is great and that you get to drive Porsches

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A second life for open-world games as self-driving car training software

A lot of top-tier video games enjoy lengthy long-tail lives with remasters and re-releases on different platforms, but the effort put into some games could pay dividends in a whole new way, as companies training things like autonomous cars, delivery drones

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