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venturebeat.com - Dean Takahashi - Niko Partners: Asia is 54% of the $1B global esports market
Niko Partners: Asia is 54% of the $1B global esports market
VentureBeat

All the sessions from Transform 2021 are available on-demand now. Watch now. The Asia esports market is more than 54% of the $1 billion dollar global esports market, according to market researcher Niko Partners. Asia is the world's largest and most…

venturebeat.com - Dean Takahashi - Apex Legends esports will have $5M prize pool and return to live events
Apex Legends esports will have $5M prize pool and return to live events
VentureBeat

All the sessions from Transform 2021 are available on-demand now. Watch now. The Apex Legends official esports league is getting a $5 million prize pool and a return to live physical events (if conditions allow) for the coming year. EA and Respawn…

masslive.com - Steph Solis | ssolis@masslive.com - College sports betting, esports, diversity mandate: Here's what's in the Massachusetts House's sports betting bill
College sports betting, esports, diversity mandate: Here's what's in the Massachusetts House's sports betting bill
masslive

The Massachusetts House on Thursday passed a sports betting legalization bill, backing wagers on collegiate sports, esports and fantasy contests. Lawmakers spent six hours reviewing 28 amendments before approving the bill, 156 to 3. A Boston…

seekingalpha.com - Michael Allison - Corsair Stock: Winning In The Gaming, eSports, And Streaming Space (NASDAQ:CRSR)
Corsair Stock: Winning In The Gaming, eSports, And Streaming Space (NASDAQ:CRSR)
SeekingAlpha

Corsair (NASDAQ: CRSR) operates in a space where the current TAM sits at $46 Billion. This means continued growth opportunities for the company, which is already a leading brand among gaming enthusiasts and streamers, many of whom are active and…

digitaltrends.com - Andrew Zucosky - Esports at the Olympics? Its Only a Matter of Time
Esports at the Olympics? Its Only a Matter of Time
Digital Trends

This year, the 2020 Olympics started off with a very interesting event. The Olympics Virtual Series was a pre-show with players competing against each other in hybrid virtual sports like Zwift, a cycling game played on a stationary bike, and…

pandaily.com - China Esports Weekly: Esports-Related Companies and Individuals Support Henan in Countering Floods, Tencent to Buy Sumo Group for $1.27B
China Esports Weekly: Esports-Related Companies and Individuals Support Henan in Countering Floods, Tencent to Buy Sumo Group for $1.27B
Pandaily

While last week saw several key competitions and the unveiling of new plans across China's esports industry, the country is currently in a state of grief and resistance in the wake of a shocking natural disaster. The Dota 2's i-League has started…

newsanyway.com - Lindsey Benson - How to Market Your eSports Business
How to Market Your eSports Business
News Anyway

The eSports industry experienced an uptrend amid the coronavirus pandemic. Most of the new users considered online sports a better alternative to in-person sports or live sporting events. This industry also business presents a lot of rewarding…

cointelegraph.com - Kevin Chou - Bull or bear market, creators are diving headfirst into crypto
Bull or bear market, creators are diving headfirst into crypto
Cointelegraph

After an astronomical bull run into the beginning of this year that was followed by an abrupt halt and 50% drop since April, crypto markets are at a fork in the road right now. Where they go next could inform us about how market conditions impact…

deccanherald.com - GAMING BLOCKCHAIN PROTOCOL: Tier 1 VC funds boosting the esports platform
GAMING BLOCKCHAIN PROTOCOL: Tier 1 VC funds boosting the esports platform
Deccan Herald

Bitspawn is taking gaming to a new level! With a current estimated value of nine million USD, the new gaming blockchain protocol Bitspawn has highly developed tier 1 VC funds that are helping boost the esports platform. This is a big deal for…

woay.com - Jacob Comer - Esports finds a home at Concord University with new major and competitive teams
Esports finds a home at Concord University with new major and competitive teams
WOAY - TV

ATHENS, WV (WOAY) – While football and basketball are usually the popular sports talked about at college, esports has been gaining traction in recent years. And at Concord University students have been on their A-Game winning national…

medium.com - Michael of TQTezos - Community Conversations: Behind the Scenes with Jason Sharp, Product Manager at InterPop
Community Conversations: Behind the Scenes with Jason Sharp, Product Manager at InterPop
Medium

Hello everyone and welcome to the seventh installment of Community Conversations! As the community manager at Blokhaus, I am on a journey to interview builders, creatives, and community members from around the Tezos ecosystem. Our guest today is…

cnet.com - Shelby Brown - Skate City brings the streets of Tokyo to Apple Arcade just in time for the Olympics
Skate City brings the streets of Tokyo to Apple Arcade just in time for the Olympics
CNET

CNET editors pick the products and services we write about. When you buy through our links, we may get a commission. With skateboarding becoming a new Olympic sport, now is the perfect time to kick-flip at the home of the Summer Games. The Tokyo…

ibtimes.sg - IBT Desk - GAMING BLOCKCHAIN PROTOCOL: Making esports accessible to all
GAMING BLOCKCHAIN PROTOCOL: Making esports accessible to all
Singapore

The core values of Bitspawn, the new esports platform built on the Solana blockchain, are centered on providing a solution to longstanding issues in the esports industry. This includes the unprotected rights of esports participants and fixing…

irishmirror.ie - Nathan Bliss - Women's football to be fully incorporated into future Football Manager games
Women's football to be fully incorporated into future Football Manager games
irishmirror

Women's football will be fully incorporated into future versions of Football Manager, Sports Interactive and SEGA Europe have confirmed today. There will be no standalone women's football version of Football Manager, instead, women's football will…

pcmag.com - Mike Epstein - The Best Gaming Mice for Macs in 2021
The Best Gaming Mice for Macs in 2021
PCMag

You need to be careful when buying a gaming mouse for your Mac. Frankly, you can't tell whether most of them are fully compatible with MacOS just by looking at the box. In fact, you can't even tell by plugging them in. It's only when you dig down…

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