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Saturday links: watching people play a game

Saturdays are the day we catch up with all the non-finance related stuff we didn’t get to during the week. You can... AutosToyota ($TM) is "the only Japanese car company with a full lineup of trucks a.....»»

Category: blogSource: abnormalreturnsNov 9th, 2019

Baseball board game Strat-O-Matic enjoys resurgence during Covid-19 lockdown

Strat-O-Matic has set sales records during this crisis, as people stay home and play games, alone or with family......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 2nd, 2020

Baseball board game Strat-O-Matic enjoys resurgence during coronavirus lockdown

Strat-O-Matic has set sales records during this crisis, as people stay home and play games, alone or with family......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 29th, 2020

Georgia"s 20 People to Watch in 2020

The city hosts a Final Four in the new year, but the big game will be the November election, where Georgia will have two U.S. Senate seats up for grabs, and the state itself could be in play on the electoral college map......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 20th, 2019

Kendall and Kylie Jenner got booed by the crowd after being shown on the jumbotron at an LA Rams game

Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images Kendall and Kylie Jenner were booed at an NFL game after their faces splashed across the jumbotron.  The "Keeping Up With The Kardashians," stars were watching the Los Angeles Rams play the Baltimo.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 27th, 2019

Jeff Reeves"s Strength in Numbers: 5 ways to cash in as ‘e-sports’ becomes more popular than pro football

Soon more people will be watching video game competitions than the real thing......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 23rd, 2019

A huge new "Star Wars" game where you play as a Jedi is coming out this November

EA/Disney/Respawn Entertainment A huge new "Star Wars" game was unveiled on Saturday, named "Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order." The game is being made by Respawn Entertainment, the .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 13th, 2019

Dwyane Wade is about to play his last NBA game, and Budweiser is making people extra sad about it

Budweiser produced an emotional ad ahead of tonight’s game that had the internet crying......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 9th, 2019

Saturday links: getting a bad rap

Want to stay up-to-date with all of our posts? Sign up for our daily e-mail newsletter and get all the good stuff... AutosDetroit is playing a dangerous game of selling trucks an.....»»

Category: blogSource: abnormalreturnsMar 23rd, 2019

Google’s New Game App Ad Plan Ends the Free Play Era

Less than 4% of people make in-app purchases while playing games. Google released a new tool on Wednesday in Google AdMob, its mobile app monetization arm, that allows game makers to segm.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMar 13th, 2019

How free-to-play Fortnite became a money machine

Millions of people are obsessed with Epic Games' Fortnite Battle Royale, a free-to-play game that has become a money-making machine for both the creators and live-streaming gamers who've mastered it. Jillian Kitchener reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersMay 4th, 2018

How a free game became a money machine

Millions of people are obsessed with Epic Games' Fortnite Battle Royale -- a free-to-play game that has become a money-making machine for both the creators and live-streaming gamers who've mastered it......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersMay 4th, 2018

How free-to-play Fortnite became a money machine

Millions of people are obsessed with Epic Games' Fortnite Battle Royale, a free-to-play game that has become a money-making machine for both the creators and live-streaming gamers who've mastered it. Jillian Kitchener reports......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 4th, 2018

They Thought They’d Won $35 Million in the Lottery. Why These South Carolinians Are Getting $1 Each Instead

A computer error meant too many winning tickets were issued. A lot of people in South Carolina are furious after they won significant cash in a state lottery’s seasonal Holiday Cash Add-a-Play game, only to receive nothing .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 1st, 2018

Facebook Debuts New Service to Capitalize on Growth in Video Games as a Spectator Sport

Facebook says its also funding video content on its streaming hub. Facebook has introduced a new service for watching people play video games. The new hub, FB.gg, is trying to capitalize o.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 8th, 2018

Lionel Messi"s Last Ever World Cup Match? Argentina Face Elimination Against Nigeria

"That will be our main goal, to make it Messi’s last World Cup game," Nigeria defender Bryan Idowu said. ""As much as we enjoy watching Messi play, it’s against us. There's only one option.".....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 26th, 2018

US Soccer Players Can Be Collected, Traded in Tokenized Fantasy Game

MLS fans will now be able to collect and trade digital cards representing league players and use them to play fantasy soccer games run by the firm Sorare......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskJun 30th, 2020

Virus death toll drops to 5 in New York

Five people died Saturday from the coronavirus<…; in New York state, the lowest daily death toll the since March 15. Saturday's total compared to 13 fatalities the day before as the number of... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: worldSource: nytJun 29th, 2020

Saturday links: wrestling with stuff

Saturdays are the day we catch up with all the non-finance related stuff we didn’t get to during the week. You can... AutosA list of th.....»»

Category: blogSource: abnormalreturnsJun 27th, 2020

NBA’s league-leading Milwaukee Bucks resume play July 31

In what’s been a challenging year for professional athletes and franchise owners due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the NBA and Milwaukee Bucks announced Friday the Bucks will resume the 2019-20 NBA season July 31 with a game against the Boston.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 27th, 2020

Still a wait-and-see game for Wind Surge, NBC tournament, other stadium events in 2020

Even if the Wind Surge doesn't play in 2020, the city had hopes to host other events at the stadium for some much-needed revenues......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 25th, 2020