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Video Gaming Becomes a Scholarship Sport at University of Utah

The University of Utah will become the first big-time sports school to offer scholarships for competitive video gaming, so far the most high-profile entry into collegiate esports. Backed by the Salt Lake City school’s video game development program, Utah’s first varsity esports team will play Riot Games’ popular League of Legends and compete in Riot’s collegiate league. More teams in ... Read More »

How to judge the time commitment of your next video game

One of the most crucial skills for success is proper time management. It’s vital that we use our time as effectively as possible. In that spirit, I offer a tip that will help you make some important decisions concerning the time you dedicate to the great pastime of playing video games. Today’s AAA titles vary wildly in the time they ... Read More »

Live 360-degree video comes to Periscope and Twitter

Live video is everywhere these days, from live Instagram Stories to Facebook Live broadcasts. But now live video on Twitter really will be everywhere, because select partners will be able to broadcast live, interactive 360-degree videos. Twitter’s Periscope app already lets anyone push live video to their Twitter feed. Starting today, “selected partners” will be able to broadcast 360-degree video ... Read More »

Moto X (2017) or Moto C gets pictured in leaked renders and video

For a long time now Motorola has been rumored to be reviving the Moto X line. Once these were its flagship smartphones, but now that job is reserved for the Moto Z. So the next Moto X, if there will ever be one, will sit in the company’s portfolio right below the Z. That means the new X should have ... Read More »

Students of Naxal-hit Chattisgarh district study maths through Hindi video lectures

The video lecture titled ‘Setu’ was the brainchild of Kanker collector Shammi Abidi, which is currently being used for running a remedial course in mathematics for class 9 students and for weekly training of primary and middle school maths teachers who do not have the subject background. Representational image, The video lecture titled ‘Setu’ was the brainchild of Kanker collector ... Read More »

Apple iPhone 7 Plus disassembled on video

A day before the iPhone 7 Plus launches, someone already took apart one unit to see what’s inside. Most interesting, of course, is what filled the hole left over from the 3.5mm headphone jack. By the looks of it, the square module of the new Force Touch module for the non-clickable Home button. There doesn’t seem to be a second ... Read More »

Google Pixel ‘Sailfish’ leaks in 3D renders and 360-degree video

The upcoming Google Pixel phone, codenamed ‘Sailfish’ has leaked once again, this time in 3D renders and a 360-degree video, both courtesy OnLeaks and Android Authority. According to the source, the phone measures 143.8 mm x 69.5 mm x 7.3 mm. It has roughly 5.2-inch 1080p display and running on a Snapdragon 820 with 4GB of RAM. On the bottom ... Read More »

iPhone 7 mockups caught on video – high quality closeups this time

With the Galaxy Note7 now out of the way, the next iPhone will be the sole major source of leaks for the weeks to come. Not that Apple has managed to keep a lid on it up until now, on the contrary. There’s a new episode today, and this one comes in the form of a video, where three different ... Read More »

Goodbye, Hello: Firefox casts off its built-in video chat client this fall

Firefox’s built-in video chat component, Firefox Hello, appears to be destined for the scrap heap. Developers of the popular browser plan to remove Hello from the browser as early as Firefox 49, which is scheduled for release in mid-September. Mozilla hasn’t made an official announcement about the change but developers are discussing the feature removal on a Firefox bug tracking ... Read More »

Leaked video shows off upcoming Tizen-powered Samsung Z2

A video has surfaced which shows the upcoming Tizen-powered Samsung Z2 smartphone alongside the two Tizen phones already available in the market, the Z1 and Z3. Specifically, the video shows a Unity app being run on all three devices. Sadly, only the front of the handset is shown off in the video, which itself isn’t very clear. The leak also ... Read More »