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Former Disney VP Bill Roper & GitHub’s Jason Jhonson Join Improbable’s Leadership Team

Roper joins as Chief Creative Officer; Jhonson joins as Chief Marketing Officer Improbable, a British technology company specialising in distributed computing and virtual world simulation, today announced that Bill Roper, previously Vice President, Head of DI Central Creative with DCPI Labs (Disney Consumer Products and Interactive Media) at The Walt Disney Company is joining as […]

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Lawrence Lessig teams up with Klang to build the political framework of Seed

AI-driven MMO receives backing from Greylock Partners (Discovery Fund), Joi Ito, and David Helgason  It has been announced that the Harvard Law Professor and activist, Lawrence Lessig, has teamed up with the Berlin-based independent game developer, Klang, to construct the political framework of the up-and-coming AI-driven simulation MMO, Seed. Lawrence Lessig will be working with […]

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Improbable announces SpatialOS Open Beta, Unreal Engine integration, and launches SpatialOS Games Innovation Program with first announced partners at GDC 2017

San Francisco, California – 27 February, 2017. Improbable, the London-based startup behind the SpatialOS computation platform, which allows developer to create worlds of unprecedented size, density and simultaneous player interaction, is today announcing and will show at GDC significant updates to the SpatialOS platform, including demonstrations showing Unreal Engine integration. Improbable is also officially launching […]

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Improbable is heading to San Francisco – to open a new office

Our new US office needs people to solve the toughest problems in tech.  We’re pleased to announce that in the near future we’ll expanding our operations with the opening of our first US operation in downtown San Francisco.  This division will be launching in February 2017 and  we’re looking to staff up rapidly with engineers, […]

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Improbable Joins Forces with Google to Empower Developers to Build New Online Gaming Experiences With Strategic Partnership & Open Game Developer Alpha

SpatialOS, a platform from UK startup Improbable is available now for game developers to create massive, densely detailed and persistent game worlds running on Google Cloud Platform.
 13 December 2016, 6am PST/2pm GMT: Improbable, the London-based startup which enables developers to build virtual worlds offering permanent, persistent and engaging gaming experiences, today announced a joint […]

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Lawrence Lessig teams up with Klang to build the political framework of Seed

Lawrence Lessig teams up with Klang to build the political framework of Seed

AI-driven MMO receives backing from Greylock Partners (Discovery Fund), Joi Ito, and David Helgason  It has been announced that the Harvard Law Professor and activist, Lawrence Lessig, has teamed up with the Berlin-based independent game developer, Klang, to construct the political framework of the up-and-coming AI-driven simulation MMO, Seed. Lawrence Lessig will be working with […]

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Improbable raises $502m series B funding round led by SoftBank

Improbable raises $502m series B funding round led by SoftBank

Investment to further develop Improbable’s virtual world and massive-scale simulation technology Improbable, a British technology company, today announced that it has raised $502m in a round of Series B funding led by SoftBank. All the funds from the investment will be invested in developing Improbable’s technology, including its SpatialOS distributed operating system. Improbable’s plans include […]

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Home & Dry: Opun secures £3M investment from Aviva Ventures

Home & Dry: Opun secures £3M investment from Aviva Ventures

Opun, the company that is radically transforming how home improvements are managed, today announced that it has secured £3M in investment from Aviva Ventures, the wholly owned venture capital business of Aviva – the UK’s leading insurer, which invests in a range of digital and new technology businesses. The investment will look to further strengthen […]

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Workfront Raises $33 Million in Latest Funding Round

Workfront Raises $33 Million in Latest Funding Round

Workfront, the leading provider of cloud-based Enterprise Work Management solutions, announced that it has closed on a $33 million growth round of capital. The funds are being used to execute on the company’s business development and growth initiatives. The funding round was led by JMI Equity, a growth equity firm focused on investing in leading […]

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Kindness pays: Friendly Texas University student rewarded with free accommodation

Kindness pays: Friendly Texas University student rewarded with free accommodation

Texas University student has accommodation costs paid for through global crowd-sourced scholarship, after helping other students beat the Monday blues Uniplaces, the fastest growing online booking platform for student accommodation, has today announced John Samaniego from the University of Texas as one of five friendly students who will be awarded its first ever Living the […]

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