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hindustantimes.com - Samarth Goyal - 'It was an honour to discuss the growth of esports in India with PM Modi'
'It was an honour to discuss the growth of esports in India with PM Modi'
Hindustan Times

Following a groundbreaking meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi, India's gaming community is buzzing with optimism about the future of esports and gaming in the country. The gathering, held at the Prime Minister's official residence in the…

gameranx.com - Ryan Parreno - Call Of Duty League Changes How They Work With Esports Teams, Waiving Million Dollar Entry Fees
Call Of Duty League Changes How They Work With Esports Teams, Waiving Million Dollar Entry Fees
Gameranx

Call of Duty League has announced major changes to the way they deal with their esports teams. As they revealed in a new announcement in their website, Call of Duty League worked with the teams themselves to make better terms and keep them viable…

forimmediaterelease.net - Linda Hohnholz - Esports World Cup to Feature Record-Breaking Prize Pool of More Than $60 Million
Esports World Cup to Feature Record-Breaking Prize Pool of More Than $60 Million
For Immediate Release | Newswire

This summer's groundbreaking event in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, showcases a global dedication to the future of competitive gaming, as evidenced by the largest prize pool in esports history for over $60 million. This summer's groundbreaking event in…

bloomberg.com - Cecilia D'Anastasio - Call of Duty League Billionaire Owners Get Break from Microsoft
Call of Duty League Billionaire Owners Get Break from Microsoft
Bloomberg

Microsoft Corp. 's Activision unit is offering teams competing in its professional Call of Duty League financial relief as the esports industry faces broad challenges generating profit. The teams, including ones owned by sports-business…

newswire.ca - OverActive Media - OverActive Media Secures New Long Term Agreement with the Call of Duty League
OverActive Media Secures New Long Term Agreement with the Call of Duty League
CNW

Elimination of $35.1 Million in Outstanding Entry Fees, $2.8 Million Cash Infusion and Fresh Revenue Streams TORONTO, April 16, 2024 /CNW/ - OverActive Media (TSXV: OAM) ('OverActive' or the 'Company'), a premier esports and entertainment company…

usatoday.com - Saman Shafiq - Howard University student killed in campus crash, reports say faculty member was speeding
Howard University student killed in campus crash, reports say faculty member was speeding
USA TODAY

A Howard University student was killed near the university campus when a speeding car, reportedly being driven by a faculty member, struck him. Mohamed Samura, 18, of Fredericksburg, Virginia was walking on-campus shortly before 3:40 p.m. on April…

cryptonewsz.com - Gala Games and EMERGE Group forge groundbreaking Web3 alliance
Gala Games and EMERGE Group forge groundbreaking Web3 alliance
CryptoNewsZ

As a frontrunner in Web3 gaming, Gala Games has recently disclosed an extremely impressive partnership with the huge EMERGE Group. As a group, they strive to disrupt the gaming industry using blockchain technology being state-of-the-art. This…

ign.com - Georgie Peru - Best Budget Gaming PC 2024
Best Budget Gaming PC 2024
IGN

The best budget gaming PCs allow you to get your hands on a solid gaming setup without breaking the bank. While it's tempting to chase the newest graphics cards, CPUs, and motherboards, there's a smarter way to approach this. Jump to a detailed…

bbc.co.uk - Can AI take teaching 'out of the Victorian ages'? - BBC News
Can AI take teaching 'out of the Victorian ages'? - BBC News
BBC

In a class of 30 children, no two learn the same way and a teacher does not have time to instruct them all differently. But artificial intelligence does - and across the East of England it is being used to modernise and personalise education. The…

dexerto.com - Declan Mclaughlin - CDL announces elimination and refund of $25 million team entry fees
CDL announces elimination and refund of $25 million team entry fees
Dexerto

The CDL has announced some major changes that will help teams grow and earn more revenue through team bundles, more events, and the elimination of entry fees. Daniel Tsay, the General Manager of the Call of Duty League, announced on April 16 that…

newswire.ca - LG Electronics Canada - LG ANNOUNCES NEW ADDITIONS TO MONITOR LINEUP IN CANADA
LG ANNOUNCES NEW ADDITIONS TO MONITOR LINEUP IN CANADA
CNW

Featuring upgraded UltraGear™ models and the all-new MyView Smart Monitor, LG's new product innovations meet the gaming, streaming and productivity needs of today's consumer TORONTO, April 17, 2024 /CNW/ - LG Electronics Canada (LG)…

gazettelive.co.uk - Alex O'Leary - Bailiffs ordered to shutter The Wired Lobby after alleged 'lease breach
Bailiffs ordered to shutter The Wired Lobby after alleged 'lease breach
Teesside Live

Bailiffs have shuttered new Middlesbrough esports venue The Wired Lobby. Teesside Live can reveal that enforcement agents have secured the Captain Cook Square unit following an alleged breach in the terms and conditions of the operator's lease. It…

digiday.com - Seb Joseph - Q1 ad rundown: there's cautious optimism amid impending changes
Q1 ad rundown: there's cautious optimism amid impending changes
Digiday

While it could seem a bit verbose, the call for nuance is warranted: The enthusiasm for online ad spending is now checked by the gradual phase-out of detailed tracking that fuels it. The surge in connected TV enthusiasm has hit a sobering plateau…

prweb.com - Creative Group - Creative Group Celebrates Unprecedented Success and Solid ROI of Incentive Programs in 2023
Creative Group Celebrates Unprecedented Success and Solid ROI of Incentive Programs in 2023
PRWeb

A key indicator of the programs' effectiveness was the impressive 54% open rate for program communications. With an average of four communication pieces sent each month, participants demonstrated a deep-seated interest in the opportunities and…

philadelphiaweekly.com - Best PA Sports Betting Sites (2024): Top 10 Pennsylvania Sportsbooks Online
Best PA Sports Betting Sites (2024): Top 10 Pennsylvania Sportsbooks Online
Philadelphia Weekly

Pennsylvania is one of the top online sports betting states in the country – which has paved the way for numerous sites to open up and start accepting bets. Our challenge now is finding out which ones are truly the best PA sports betting…

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