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Seven Features ‘World of Warcraft’ Brought to Gaming

Blizzard Entertainment will likely announce a new World of Warcraft expansion this week at its BlizzCon fan event, which kicks off on Friday. But the expanding rings of WoW’s influence stretch far beyond Anaheim, Calif., into shooters and sports games beloved by those who would sneer at playing an RPG. The biggest subscription-based massively multiplayer online role playing game in the world marks its 13th anniversary this month. Each year players and pundits predict its …

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Gaming Board ‘still overstaffed’ | The Tribune

Tourism Minister Dionisio D’Aguilar. Photo: Terrel W. Carey/Tribune Staff THE Gaming Board is overstaffed by “about 40 employees,” Tourism Minister Dionisio D’Aguilar said yesterday, adding that with demand for technical experts so high in the institution, the days are over when people could show up with a “paper and a pad” and get a job. His comment came after The Tribune’s report that 18 people were let go from the Gaming Board last week. Prime Minister Dr Hubert …

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Razer Announces Gaming Phone With 120Hz Display

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Historically, gaming-focused smartphones and tablets that run Android haven’t sold well. Nvidia took a serious shot at creating a gaming market for Tegra-powered devices, and even went so far as to help with game-specific optimizations on multiple titles. But it’s historically been the case gamers care less about whether SSAO is implemented in a tiny smartphone screen, and more about …

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Into the Mines of Online Gaming

Get Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. This is a submitted sponsored story. Doing a simple Google search of “Cryptocurrency” will garner 6,840,000 results in about 0.41 seconds. Compare that with a Google search of “Rex Tillerson,” which returns a mere tenth of the results in the same time.  This simple exercise in curiosity makes evident that cryptocurrency is a significant development in the market, one in which our …

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Xbox One X update – New Microsoft console gets killer 4K app in time for release date | Gaming | Entertainment

Xbox One X has been given a boost ahead of release date, as another killer 4K app makes its debut on the console. Microsoft has just confirmed that the Amazon Prime Video app is now available on Xbox One and Xbox One X. Amazon Prime customers can now stream TV shows and movies on the Xbox One at no extra cost. Even better is that select Amazon Prime TV shows and films are available in 4K …

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Gaming Board ‘axes 18’ | The Tribune

By RASHAD ROLLE Tribune Staff Reporter rrolle@tribunemedia.net MORE than a dozen employees of the Gaming Board, including some who hoped to become permanent staff, have been let go, Press Secretary Anthony Newbold confirmed yesterday. Though Mr Newbold didn’t give details of the matter, a source familiar with it said 18 people were let go last week. These included people whose contracts had expired as well as some who had been on probation, according to Mr Newbold. The Minnis administration …

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Black Friday: Dell’s Gaming, VR Deals

Dell recently announced a slew of deals and discounts on its computer family for the upcoming Black Friday and Cyber Monday consumer holidays. To make your life easier, we compiled a full list of all the gaming computers the company is selling for cheap. Check it out below.  While the company is discounting a number of its machines, the gaming-ready PCs can be broken down into two camps: gaming and Alienware computers and VR. The …

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Toxic gaming communities must face real consequences if we expect to see change – The State Hornet

I was 11 years old the first time that I managed to secure an internet connection fast enough for me to play my Playstation 2 online. The brown-skinned character I had created to represent myself in the game was ready to step into the new frontier of online gaming, and so was I. Or at least I thought I was. Before long, much of my free time was consumed by chasing new virtual adventures with …

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Nintendo Switch is a game changer for the gaming industry | Opinion

Nintendo has been stepping up its game in the past year with its latest console, the Nintendo Switch. Nintendo’s leadership finally figured it would put to rest the age old formula it has been using to make money off of since the dawn of video games, and bring in new strategies to shake up the industry and make a name for itself once again. As one of the first gaming companies, Nintendo dominated the game …

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Kingston Technology Chooses Logility’s Supply Chain Solutions for Its HyperX Gaming Division

FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif. & ATLANTA–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Kingston Technology Company, Inc., the independent world leader in memory products, today announced a collaboration with Logility to deploy its supply chain planning software for HyperX™, the gaming division of Kingston®. Since the first gaming headset launch in 2014, the HyperX product family has rapidly expanded to keyboards, gaming mice and mouse pads. In three short years, HyperX has shipped over 3 million gaming headsets which sparked the need to …

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The growing popularity of eSports takes video gaming to a different level

From niche market to global phenomenon, eSports is changing the way we think about sports. Despite the rapid growth of eSports in recent years, many people are either unaware of or confused by the concept of competitive gaming. eSports are competitive multi-player video games typically played by professional gamers. Similar to traditional professional sports, the term eSports refers to any competitive game that has a large enough fan base to support tournaments. Even with the …

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Boltz likely to replace Felps on SK Gaming after the Boston Major

SK Gaming’s CS:GO roster will undergo a monumental player swap in the coming months, and some big-name players will be moved around in the change. Former Immortals star Ricardo “boltz” Prass is unofficially set to replace João “felps” Vasconcellos on SK’s roster, according to support player Epitácio “TACO” de Melo. TACO confirmed that felps will compete under the SK banner for the remainder of ECS season four and for the Boston Major in January, which …

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Is Gaming Addiction Real? | The Fix

Internet gaming addiction may not be an actual psychiatric condition, a recent study suggests. According to a New Scientist article, researchers at Cardiff University believe that people use online gaming to compensate for other problems in their life. “We didn’t see a large number of people with clinical problems,” observed Netta Weinstein, Cardiff’s lead on the research project. “The study’s results suggest that it’s not clear how many resources should go to gaming addiction, compared …

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FIFA 18 update 1.04: New PS4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch patch LIVE | Gaming | Entertainment

It should be noted that the patch notes listed below are for PS4 and Xbox One only, the Nintendo Switch version of the game has been given its own specialised patch. Patch notes for the Nintendo Switch can be found here. The new FIFA 18 update is the third major console patch and includes nerfs for both ground passes and ground through balls. Here’s the official breakdown from EA Sports on how this will affect …

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WATCH: Canal Walk’s Gaming Expo hit the right buttons!

Cape Town – Canal Walk’s Gaming Expo was the hub for gamers, shoppers and just about anyone – young and old, families and friends – who just wanted to get their hands on a controller. It was a magnetic event that had just about everyone wanting to play more. Entry was free from the 24th – 29th of October in the Centre Court. There were thousands who attended who were treated to various gaming stations. …

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