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IeSF reverses position on male-only e-sports championships

After receiving criticism for its male-only e-sports championships, the International e-Sports Federation has opened those tournaments to all comers.

By July 2, 2014

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Rare Nintendo World Championships cart fetching $5K on eBay

The cartridge, if real, is one of only 116 Nintendo produced for an event back in 1990.

By January 24, 2014

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World Cup first to break 1 billion interactions on Facebook

The international soccer championship is leaving its mark on the social network.

By June 30, 2014

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LeBron heads back to Cleveland. Was big data right?

The great, mind-dulling debate about where LeBron James would end up took a new twist when famed data nerd Nate Silver weighed in.

By July 11, 2014

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World Cup's Germany-Brazil game is most-tweeted sports event

The match between Germany and Brazil generated 35.6 million tweets, breaking a Twitter record.

By July 9, 2014

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Dutch airline's 'adios amigos' tweet appalls Mexicans

After the Netherlands barely beats Mexico in the World Cup, KLM, its national airline, emits an ill-considered tweet, complete with graphic of a man in a sombrero.

By June 29, 2014

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New Super Smash Bros., open-world Zelda game highlight Nintendo's Wii U lineup at E3

Nintendo needs to make the Wii U compelling again. Here's the list of games hitting this year, in 2015, and beyond.

By June 10, 2014

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Formula E: Welcome to the future of motorsport

This year marks the first ever season of Formula E, an all-electric racing championship. We caught up with the engineers, drivers and F1 legend Alain Prost to find out about this new motorsport.

May 19, 2014

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10 must-see videos of the week

Five things you hate most about Facebook, virtual reality beyond gaming, and we go hands-on with the best Surface tablet yet.

By May 23, 2014

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Video app Magisto wants you to skateboard with dinosaurs

The editing tool partners with the Discovery Communications' Digital Networks to incorporate its footage into home movies.

By May 22, 2014