The results are clearly welcome for both EG as well as MLG’s owners at Activision, which gets a not-so-subtle plug for its marquee shooter. At the same time, the event illustrates just how rapidly esports has grown, particularly for COD. Several years ago, early esports players rarely made a living wage — now, the very best players can swim in cash. There’s still a lot of inconsistency (CWL doesn’t have minimum salaries like you see with some leagues), but it’s possible for some COD players to turn their skill into a viable career.
Both model ranges use the X1 Ultimate image processor to deliver upgrades like “super-resolution” and object-based HDR remastering. They’re also the first sets to include Netflix’s Calibrated Mode for fine-tuning the picture when streaming shows. The choice mostly comes down to whether or not you’re willing to sacrifice size for the A9F’s higher contrast ratios […]
Facebook and other social platforms have been fighting online misinformation and hate speech for two years. With the U.S. midterm elections just a few days away, there are signs that they’re making some headway, although they’re still a very long way from winning the war. That’s because the effort risks running into political headwinds that […]
The first Go store opened on January 22nd, after the company worked to iron out the kinks in its retail model. But the speed of the rollout has increased, with stores opening in both August and September in Amazon’s home town of Seattle. Given the speed at which the company is rolling out, we don’t […]