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Tencent is Implementing Facial Recognition to Arena of Valor

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It’s a bad time to be a gamer in China at the moment. All of you who have been at the edge of your seat following recent developments in China and tireless attempts of its government to restrict gaming as much as possible know that things are far from ideal there. Well, the situation is […]

Amazon Working on the Wheel of Time Series

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With all the enduring hype about Game of Thrones reaching proportions of mass hysteria, we sometimes tend to forget that George R. R. Martin isn’t the only fantasy author whose works are worth adapting for television and cinema and that HBO isn’t the only television network capable of making high-quality content. Thankfully, people from Amazon […]

Crysis in Tencent: causes and consequences.

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The biggest gaming company in the world, Tencent, is turning into a serious drag for emerging-market investors. The stock has tumbled 18% since June, its worst performance relative to an index of global technology companies since it started trading in 2004. Tencent’s fall from grace has turned it into the world’s most disappointing stock trade […]

Dragalia Lost earned 3.5 Million $ in 5 days – Nintendo not happy

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We already wrote about the Dragalia Lost, Nintendo’s new IP game for iOs and Android. We mentioned it had a very limited release, which prevented us to write more about the plot of the game. Despite the circumstances, Dragalia Lost has had very successful first five days, earning 3,5 million dollars. However, when we look […]

FIFA 19 Removed Cristiano Ronaldo amid Rape Accusations

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It seems it’s the end of being a cover star of FIFA 19 for Cristiano Ronaldo since he was removed from the game’s promotion after Kathryn Mayorga accused him of rape. Mayorga filed a lawsuit stating that Juventus player allegedly raped her in 2009 at the Las Vegas hotel. Ronaldo’s image has been taken down […]

Blizzard CEO Steps Down

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After 27 years, Mike Morhaime a co-founder of one of the biggest gaming companies in the world Blizzard is stepping down as CEO. The news comes a bit of surprise to the gaming community since there were no indications of this happening at all until the statement issued by Blizzard this Wednesday. “I want to […]

How China Used a Tiny Chip to Infiltrate U.S. Companies

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The latest scandal concerning hackers that shook the world was made by the newest Chinese hackers attack which reached almost 30 U.S. companies, including Amazon and Apple, by compromising America’s technology supply chain, according to extensive interviews with government and corporate sources, states Bloomberg. The news agency reported the data had been siphoned off via […]

Author of Witcher wants more money

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Andrzej Sapkowski wants more money from CD Project RED The author of The Witcher books, Andrzej Sapkowski, is seeking more money from CD Projekt Red after the success of their video game adaptations. To explain the circumstances of this news better, we have to go back to the year 2000, where Sapkowski famously undersold the […]

Virtual Tour on Google Garage takes us to its roots.

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This year is exactly two decades since Google search engine started to function. In order to celebrate this, Google made a very unusual feature in Google Street View, showing the world the place and time where it all began. Sergey Brin and Larry Page used Susan Wojcicki’s garage in Menlo Park, California, as Google’s original […]