The video game publisher has created a unit devoted to contests in which professional gamers face off against each other in front of spectators.
Competitive gameplay in video games has gone from niche to near-mainstream sport in just a decade.
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The road to crafting lasting regulation to protect the open Internet has had several twists and turns. As the FCC prepares a vote to adopt new rules, CNET takes a look back to the origins of the current debate.
After a decade at the BBC, the distinctive Kiwi tones of the DJ, producer and influential music industry personality will be heard at Apple.
Arden Hayes is a 5-year-old who's a trivia expert. And when Jimmy Kimmel offers him the gift of a Sony Xperia Z tablet, Hayes suggests he give it to someone else.
Althea Gibson was the first black athlete -- man or woman -- to break the color barrier in international tennis.
Nintendo's hot to cash in on the appeal of action figurines that come to life in a game, and Marvel Comics won't be far behind. But does the fad have staying power?
A new real-life television series looks to profile young engineering, programming, sports, and creative geniuses from around the world.
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