Author: Keith

Developers of Fortnite, Epic Games are continuing their legal action against two gamers caught cheating, one of which is a 14-year-old. The lawsuit states, the teenager actively promoted and distributed cheat software that volatiles their terms of service. Speaking to Kotaku, Epic games said “we take cheating seriously and will pursue all available options to make sure our games are fun, fair and competitive for our players”. The two players being sued were allegedly linked to a cheat website and used this aimbotting service to kill Twitch streamers playing live. The website offers bots to help players track and kill…

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Fintech startup Revolut is one of the fastest growing technology companies in Europe, they recently secured a $250 million round of funding, valuing the company at a staggering $1.7 billion! The London-based firm is making waves within the financial sector in the UK with thousands of customers ditching traditional banks to sign up with them. According to CEO Nikolay Storonsky, they have 2 million customers with ambitious plans to reach 100 million people within the next five years! With the annoucement of their successful round of funding, the startup also revealed they plan to run free coding classes for women to tackle…

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There is no getting away from the fact that technology rules every aspect of our lives, and because of that, there’s no getting away from the fact that students now need a large number of gadgets and gizmos to get through their studies. Heading off to study is no longer just about having the most on trend stationary, it’s now about having the most up to date technology. Did you know that in addition to reading lists, many higher education institutions also send out technology lists of all the things that new students need to bring with them? For students,…

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The gambling industry is big business globally and is only going to keep growing in the future. With online casinos becoming more and more popular with people, it seems certain that heading to the internet to have a bet will be increasingly commonplace in the coming years. The world has moved on from mechanical slots This rising demand has been good news for slot game providers, who regularly bring out new titles in order to make sure players always have something fresh to try out. With that in mind, let’s take a look at some of the world’s biggest…

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Gambling is not a game. This simple word game is carved into the mission of any gambling company in the world. Although, for example, in the US, only 2%-3% of the population meets the criteria to have a gambling disorder, in this case, the famous phrase “one is enough” is fully applied. Therefore, all major gambling companies dedicate efforts to prevent compulsive gambling disorder that may consist of advertising campaigns, donations to organizations that promote safer gambling (BeGambleAware, GamStop, etc.), and several internal campaigns to make their products safer for customers. For example, for the upcoming Responsible Gambling Week, the online…

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The watercooler conversation in the office has moved on a lot in the past decade – and it’s always a good representation of how things are looking in the world. Around 15 years ago, 52.5 million Americans tuned in to see if Ross and Rachel would make it in the last episode of Friends. But now, nobody could imagine traditional television bringing in as many viewers, especially with streaming services absorbing a lot of cable TV’s audiences. Traditional television’s viewership has dwindled in recent years in favor of a different way of consuming our entertainment. Netflix’s revenue has increased tenfold…

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Fear of Missing Out or FOMO is such a common emotion in humans that it has its own detailed Wikipedia page. Social media has pushed FOMO to its logical extreme (by making sure that you know your friends are having fun without you) but it’s something that runs right through the fabric of modern life. And, while it might sound a bit cruel, FOMO is a popular marketing tactic in the video games industry and the wider entertainment industry, even including slots and bingo. Resident Evil Village Beta tests, time-limited items, and rare game editions all tug at the anxiety…

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Japan, South Korea and China have dominated the gaming world for years, contributing immensely to the growing value of the global gaming market. But now a new force has awaken in Asia: could India become the next booming video gaming hub in the continent? India’s gaming market grows as China continues to lead Traditionally, Asian countries are considered to be front runners in the gaming industry, along with heavyweights like the US and Germany. In fact, China currently ranks first in terms of biggest gaming markets worldwide with an estimated gaming revenue of over $40 billion for 2020. The US…

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A lot of critics of technology will tell you that it’s bad for your health. People are spending more time sitting on their phones or playing video games than exercising. Online shopping is making people lazier because they’re getting everything delivered right to them. Staring at screens all day is bad for your eyesight. There’s no denying that, in some cases, those problems are real. It is harder to convince people, especially kids, to stay active if they’re playing video games all of the time and it is important to take regular breaks from screens to stop eye strain. But…

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Believe it or not, gaming is probably one of the best hobbies you could ever get into; it’s so engaging with all the different games available, each one of them attracts the people depending on their preferences and mood. But sometimes it’s good to take it up a notch and enhance your experience to make it that much more exciting and immersive; with the right gear and equipment, you could have the best time and get transported to another world when you play your favourite games. The Best Gaming Desk You need to understand that if your desk isn’t good…

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