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edtechmagazine.com - Amy Burroughs - Q&A: Sergio Brack's Rapid Rise Leads to University of Maryland Esports
Q&A: Sergio Brack's Rapid Rise Leads to University of Maryland Esports
EdTech Magazine

As an undergraduate, Sergio Brack made a name for himself as co-founder of College CoD — the College Call of Duty league — and president of the University of Mississippi 's esports organization. After graduating in 2020, he became…

zawya.com - Orange, a major partner of Esport in Africa and the Middle East is organizing the regional grand final of the pan-African 'Orange Esport Experience' championship on January 28 and 29, 2023, in Abidjan
Orange, a major partner of Esport in Africa and the Middle East is organizing the regional grand final of the pan-African 'Orange Esport Experience' championship on January 28 and 29, 2023, in Abidjan
ZAWYA

Since 2016, the Orange Group (www.Orange.com) has supported the development of Esport by organizing national and international competitions aimed at bringing out young “gaming” talent in the region. Officially created in 2018, the…

archyde.com - The e-sports team of 'Special War Heroes' and 'Jenny Turtle Legion' were asked by Nintendo's legal department to change their names - Computer King Ada
The e-sports team of 'Special War Heroes' and 'Jenny Turtle Legion' were asked by Nintendo's legal department to change their names - Computer King Ada
Archyde

Just like “League of Legends”, the Riot Games team has developed a fairly complete e-sports market since the launch of the first-person competitive shooting game “Special War Heroes” officially launched in 2020. Top…

joplinglobe.com - From staff reports | news@joplinglobe.com - Joplin Esports Booster Club holding tournament Saturday
Joplin Esports Booster Club holding tournament Saturday
Joplin Globe

The Joplin Esports Booster Club will host its inaugural fundraising tournament, Eagles L'air, starting at 11 a.m. Saturday at Joplin High School's Kaminsky Gym, 2104 Indiana Ave. The tournament will benefit the new JHS esports team. More than 100…

dexerto.com - Luís Mira - Outrage in F1 esports as player banned after caught cheating on stream
Outrage in F1 esports as player banned after caught cheating on stream
Dexerto

The F1 esports community is greatly concerned by the rampant cheating in the game after another player was caught red-handed in a competition. Cheating is once again a hot topic among F1 players after a driver called Bugrahan Duman was found to be…

sportskeeda.com - Aarnesh Shrivastava - Ludwig details the 'main ways' he plans on making money after joining Moist Esports as a co-owner
Ludwig details the 'main ways' he plans on making money after joining Moist Esports as a co-owner
Sportskeeda

On January 26, 2023, YouTube Gaming star Ludwig announced that he would be joining Moist Esports as a co-owner. The same day, he took to his YouTube channel, Mogul Mail, to provide further insight into some of the plans that he had. After revealing…

medium.com - Yield Guild Games - Beryl Li Represents YGG at World Economic Forum Annual Meeting 2023
Beryl Li Represents YGG at World Economic Forum Annual Meeting 2023
Medium

Yield Guild Games (YGG) co-founder Beryl Li represented YGG at the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting 2023 (WEF23) in Davos, Switzerland, on January 16–20, 2023, to share the potential of blockchain, tokenization, digital asset regulation…

howtogeek.com - Mark LoProto - Get a Gift Card and Save Up to $25 With These TurboTax Deals
Get a Gift Card and Save Up to $25 With These TurboTax Deals
How-To Geek

Timely tax filers can be rewarded this season with a free $10 Best Buy e-gift card and up to $25 off select TurboTax packages. You can redeem this offer by purchasing one of the five TurboTax digital downloads off BestBuy.com, after which point the…

ohhword.com - Booming Chinese Esports Hotel Business Now Adopting NVIDIA's Fastest GeForce RTX 4090 GPUs
Booming Chinese Esports Hotel Business Now Adopting NVIDIA's Fastest GeForce RTX 4090 GPUs
Ohhword

In Asia, and more specifically in China, the growing Esports hotel business has started to adopt NVIDIA's flagship GeForce RTX 4090 graphics cards. Internet cafes are commonplace in coffee shops, hotels, and even their standalone spots. In the last…

racefans.net - Will Wood - RaceFans Round-up: Williams esports apologises for driver conduct
RaceFans Round-up: Williams esports apologises for driver conduct
RaceFans

In the round-up: Williams' esports team has apologised after an investigation into controversial incidents during the Daytona 24 Hours iRacing event. Williams' esports team has apologised after an investigation which determined some of the team…

newbusinessethiopia.com - Nbe - Orange Group organizes African Esport championship - New Business Ethiopia
Orange Group organizes African Esport championship - New Business Ethiopia
BEHAK Multimedia PLC

Orange has supported the development of Esport by organizing national and international competitions aimed at bringing out young “gaming” talent in the region. Officially created in 2018, the fourth edition of the “Orange…

tubefilter.com - Sam Gutelle - Logan Paul and KSI's beverage brand gets a Prime placement at the Super Bowl
Logan Paul and KSI's beverage brand gets a Prime placement at the Super Bowl
Tubefilter

Prime Hydration is going to the Super Bowl. The beverage brand, established a year ago by former boxing foes Logan Paul and KSI, will become the first creator-led company to air a commercial during the big game. Paul announced the upcoming spot in…

gizmodo.com - Florence Ion - Playing Games on the Acer Chromebook 516 GE is Fun, But It's Still Not a Gaming Laptop
Playing Games on the Acer Chromebook 516 GE is Fun, But It's Still Not a Gaming Laptop
Gizmodo

It's been a while since I've been on a Chromebook. I was a dedicated user of the Google Pixelbook when it launched. Its 2-in-1 form factor fit my life surprisingly well, and I even turned it into a podcasting machine on the go. But then the laptop…

newsweek.com - Aila Slisco - Tyre Nichols beating footage sparks Rodney King comparisons
Tyre Nichols beating footage sparks Rodney King comparisons
Newsweek

The release of video footage capturing the fatal police beating of Tyre Nichols in Tennessee has sparked comparisons to decades-old footage of Rodney King being brutally beaten by police in California. Nichols, a 29-year-old Black man, died after…

theshorthorn.com - Jonathan Perriello - Food markets, stadium tours and drone races in this week's To-Do List
Food markets, stadium tours and drone races in this week's To-Do List
The Shorthorn

Wrestling, stadium tours, food markets and drone racing are sure to catch a few eyes in this week's To-Do List. Baseball fans can take advantage of the preseason by taking a tour between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. Jan. 31 at Globe Life Field. Tours are 90…

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