An easy GameMaker Studio tutorial for beginners

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GameMaker Studio DND Tutorial

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If you want to develop games for Android, Android Studio is not the best choice of tool. While Android Studio is a powerful IDE and comes with many additional tools for development, it is primarily suited to productivity apps and tools and has a steep learning curve. It’s fortunate then that there are many other options available, such as the excellent GameMaker Studio 2. This post will serve as a GameMaker Studio tutorial to get you started, and an overview of the tool.

By the end, you’ll have built your first 2D platform game!

Poco M3 first impressions: Bold design, competitive specs

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Poco M3 back panel

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The entry-level smartphone market in India is perhaps the most hotly contested segment in the country. Last year, the Poco M2 duked it out against alternatives from Redmi and Realme to offer one of the most value for money options. Now, the brand is back with its successor, the Poco M3. Here’s our first impressions of Poco’s latest.

Poco M3: Design and hardware

In a sea of gradients and glass-metal sandwiches, Poco has crafted an eye-catching and unique visual identity for the Poco M3. It channels a bit of the OnePlus 8T Cyberpunk edition

Parler financial backers oust founder and CEO Matze from company

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Enlarge / Parler leadership is a bit shadowy at the moment.

Parler co-founder and CEO John Matze, who helmed the company through its explosive 2020 growth and even more explosive 2021 deplatforming, has reportedly been fired.

The company board ousted the former executive last Friday, The Wall Street Journal was first to report. In a statement, Matze said he “met constant resistance” to his “product vision,” his “strong belief in free speech,” and his view of how Parler should be run, adding that he advocated for “more product stability and what I believe is a more effective approach to content

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