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The 404 Show 1,623: Car hacking, eSports doping, scathing Pixels reviews, Ghostbusters

A carefully choreographed car-hacking proof of concept has the planet freaking out, Pixels reviews are coming out and they aren't very nice, eSports players are about to get drug tested and we find new love for the Ghostbusters reboot.

By July 24, 2015

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Microsoft's Halo World Championship antes up $1M for e-sports glory

The company would love to see its upcoming computer game Halo 5: Guardians become a solid favorite among professional gamers. Toward that end, it's offering up the big bucks.

By August 4, 2015

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Football, soccer and...Super Smash Bros? E-sports becoming a big business

Competitive gameplay in video games has gone from niche to near-mainstream sport in just a decade.

By June 16, 2015

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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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YouTube takes on crowdfunding and e-sports rivals with donations and 60fps video

YouTube has launched a raft of new tools for video creators to lure them away from Kickstarter, Indiegogo and Twitch.

By June 27, 2014

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See Destiny's new multiplayer mode in action on August 22

The first "Rift" multiplayer match to be broadcast live will take place this coming Saturday, August 22.

By August 19, 2015

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Fingers crossed for AirBnb on Kepler-452b (Tomorrow Daily 214)

We know we're being ridiculously optimistic about this, but we hope there's an entire race of highly evolved beings over on NASA's newly discovered planet in the Kepler system, and we also hope they have really fast Internet.

By July 23, 2015

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Kepler-452b is a potential 'Earth 2.0' with exciting possibilities (Tomorrow Daily 214)

Ashley and Khail discuss whether or not they'd move to Kepler-452b, NASA's newest planetary discovery and how one of the biggest pro eSports leagues is taking steps to stop performance-enhancing drug use among players. #TD452b

By July 23, 2015

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Microsoft introduces new Halo 5 Map, announces Halo World Championship

A 4v4 capture-the-flag match showcases the varying sight lines of the new arena.

By August 4, 2015

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Five ways Microsoft just made the Xbox One a lot more attractive

Microsoft confirms its console will play older Xbox 360 games and get a fresher user interface in November. Next up: TV recording capabilities in 2016.

By August 4, 2015