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Ricky Grove


Ricky Grove is the managing editor at where he produces the weekly "News of the Week" and "Gallery of the Week" video programs. When he's not editing video or watching anime, Ricky works at the best bookstore in Los Angeles: The Iliad Bookshop. He has a life-long love of reading, movies and animation. He lives with his partner, writer Lisa Morton, and 2 eccentric cats in Southern California. You can discover more about Ricky at his website: and his FB Page

User Since

Mar 08, 2018


Cloudgine joins Epic Games

Jan 22, 2018 at 12:00 am by -gToon

Epic Games announced Monday, Jan. 22 that Cloudgine Ltd. in joining the company as a wholly owned subsidiary. Founded in 2012, Cloudgine delivers massive compute power to real.... Read More

Epic Games Educational Spotlight shines on Vancouver Film School

Jan 19, 2018 at 12:00 am by -gToon

Institution: Vancouver Film School School: School of Creative Technology Department: Game Design Department, Programming for Games, Web + Mobile Department Program Descriptio.... Read More

Join Unity's beta team

Jan 22, 2018 at 12:00 am by -gToon

Unity 2018.1 is gearing up to be one of the most exciting Unity releases in a while. And if you download and install the beta, not only do you get early access to all the new.... Read More

ARKit Remote: Now With Face Tracking!

Jan 19, 2018 at 12:00 am by -gToon

At Unity, we strive to make your job as a developer easier and more efficient, and since the release of Apple's ARKit in mid-2017, we have been working hard to streamline AR d.... Read More

Rednerosity 2018 Artist of the Year: Nyala, maker of the exotic and beautiful

Jan 22, 2018 at 12:00 am by -gToon

Communicating the abstract: the user interfaces of Blade Runner 2049

Jan 21, 2018 at 12:00 am by -gToon

blade runner Denis Villeneuve's Blade Runner 2049 is a visual masterpiece. While it takes its cues from Ridley Scott's dystopian LA of 1982/2019, it casts this vision of zi.... Read More

NVIDIA-powered computer vision startup plugs critical security hole in vehicle inspection

Jan 16, 2018 at 12:00 am by -gToon

Amir Hever was driving into a government facility a few years ago when he discovered a huge flaw in their security process. As he approached the entrance gate, a security guar.... Read More

Chinese Automaker Chery to Use NVIDIA-Powered ZF ProAI for Level 3 Autonomous Cars

Jan 16, 2018 at 12:00 am by -gToon

Chery, one of China's leading automakers, is adopting the new ZF ProAI system, powered by NVIDIA DRIVE AI self-driving technology, to bring Level 3 autonomous driving to the w.... Read More

Need a weekend project? Check out Unity's interactive 360 video sample project

Jan 19, 2018 at 12:00 am by -gToon

Creators can now bring a 360 2D or 3D video into Unity and play it back on the Skybox Panoramic Shader to create standalone 360 video experiences targeting VR platforms. Addit.... Read More

10,000 Classic Movie Posters Online Now

Jan 20, 2018 at 12:00 am by -gToon

posters It is difficult to envision the sheer volume of the Movie Poster Collection at the Harry Ransom Center. The collection encompasses upwards of 10,000 posters and spa.... Read More

Preview now available for Unreal Engine 4.19

Jan 16, 2018 at 12:00 am by -gToon

Unreal Engine 4.19 will be available soon and it'll include many new exciting features and fixes, Epic Games announced. The first Preview build is now available on the Epic Ga.... Read More

Take a sneak peek at real-time rendering on Unity 2018

Jan 16, 2018 at 12:00 am by -gToon

Unity Technologies, creator of the world's leading real-time development platform, today released a sneak peek at "Book of the Dead," which demonstrates the power of real-time.... Read More

Winter Light by cihanozkan

Jan 16, 2018 at 12:00 am by -gToon

renderosity Winter Light by cihanozkan Although this obviously very talented artist only has two images in his Renderosity gallery, they are both exceptional. Winter Light is.... Read More

Epic Games announces new round of Unreal Dev Grants

Jan 16, 2018 at 12:00 am by -gToon

Epic Games announced Tuesday, Jan. 16, the recipients of the latest round of Unreal Dev Grants totaling more than $200,000 in no-strings-attached funds for talented creators..... Read More

Unity Training Roundup: 2D features & tips

Jan 15, 2018 at 12:00 am by -gToon

After watching these videos you'll be able to use Unity's 2D toolset to rapidly design beautiful 2D worlds, create custom 2D physics in C#, use our powerful new sorting tools,.... Read More

New Scifi series "Electric Dreams" now on Amazon Prime.

Jan 15, 2018 at 12:00 am by -gToon

I grew up on science fiction. While many authors of the time (1960-1980) wrote exciting stories of space travel and aliens, no one wrote better than author Philip K. Dick..... Read More

Webinar: Cinema 4D MoGraph - Motion Graphics Made Easy

Jan 10, 2018 at 12:00 am by -gToon

In this webinar, Jonas Pilz will show you the powerful MoGraph tools and how quickly and easily you can create eye-catching motion graphics using Cinema 4D. Whether it's ab.... Read More

NVIDIA outlines the future of gaming at CES 2018

Jan 08, 2018 at 12:00 am by -gToon

As the world's most important consumer trade show plays out this week in Las Vegas, don't overlook the world's most important form of consumer entertainment. PC gaming. We're.... Read More

NVIDIA jumpstarts CES 2018

Jan 08, 2018 at 12:00 am by -gToon

NVIDIA tonight jump-started CES 2018, quickly putting more road between it and the competition in the race to create safe solutions for autonomous driving. Speaking to a crowd.... Read More

New Kickstarter project brings joysticks to your mouse

Jan 08, 2018 at 12:00 am by -gToon

Lexip's 3D mouse is a versatile mouse and assists users working in 3D environment games that include simulation and construction such as "Elite Dangerous," "Star Citizen".... Read More