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Developer adding 3-D face mapping to NBA 2K15 video game

...about doing this for a number of years, but it really wasn't possible until we knew the processing power of the next-gen machines. It took some time to get it right."The technology utilizes the stereoscopic cameras for Sony's PS4 and Microsoft's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-09-17/developer-adding-3-d-face-map
Music by Turner: War within doesn't hurt tunes

...the Wine, before he left War for an uneventful solo career.Happily, War quickly established themselves as a hit-making machine without Burdon with such memorable tunes as All Day Music, Slippin' Into Darkness, The World is a Ghetto, The Cisco Kid...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-09-17/music-turner-war-with
US is leaving its best hope for victory in the Ryder cup back home

...somebody's going to do well and you're going to wish you had them on your team."It would be nice to wait. It's a marketing machine and they want to announce it right after the PGA Championship. They want the PGA Championship to decide something."Here's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-09-17/us-leaving-its-best-hope-vic
Electrolux to buy GE Appliances in $3.3B deal

...sells refrigerators, stoves and laundry machines. GE instead wants to focus on building industrial machines such as aircraft engines, locomotives...card. It might make a better washing machine, but not enough to boost prices much...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-08/electrolux-buy-ge-applianc
'Chronicle' pressroom takes pride in each run

...done the hard work of creating, then hanging, the metal plates on our Goss offset printing press.They would crank up the machine, set the color, get the pages in register and bring it to a grinding halt after handing John and me each a copy of the edition...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-12/chronicle-pressroom-takes-pr
Rants & Raves

...with some parents? Here we have parents who decided it was quite all right to have their 9-year-old daughter fire an Uzi machine gun at a firing range. PLEASE, WRDW, WE know you've been showing the weather for 60 years, but please stop those minute-long...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-11/rants-raves
Georgia welcome centers to get facelift

...appearance of the nine welcome centers and 17 rest areas that dot the Interstates.The buildings provide public restrooms, vending machines and maps, and the welcome centers offer tourist information and travel pointers, too. Even when they're closed, truckers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-08-29/georgia-wel
Pros and cons of pressure washing

...pressure-washing company or you can do it yourself. Machines come in electric and gas models and...the risk of working on ladders with a machine that has recoil. "It's something where...If you decide to rent a power-washing machine, Collier advised, "Have a job in mind...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-08-30/pros-and-cons-pressure-washing
Labor pains

...wonder so many companies are avoiding full-time workers for part-timers, temps and ? wherever possible ? computers and machines.? Stop wage manipulation. Minimum-wage laws distort free markets and disproportionately harm small businesses and the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-08-30/labor-pains
Sony wooing Japanese to PS4 with Dragon Quest

...are increasingly turning to social networks, games played on smartphones and tablets, and other online entertainment.Game machines are clinging on by promising a more sophisticated experience, such as playing online with others and adding a movie-like...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-01/sony-wooing-japanese-ps4-d