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Facebook Gaming iOS app launched but without the instant gaming feature to meet App Store guidelines
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Facebook Gaming iOS app launched but without the instant gaming feature to meet App Store guidelines

In a series of tweets, Facebook has slammed Apple's restrictive policies for gaming apps.

Esports: Why spending big on high-end gear could spell the difference between success and failure for gamers
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Esports: Why spending big on high-end gear could spell the difference between success and failure for gamers

Gamers have the mindset of professional athletes, and investing in high-end versions of equipment such as the monitor, keyboard, controllers and even furniture can make a difference as far as their performance is concerned.

Google is pulling the plug on its YouTube Gaming app once and for all today
Gaming

Google is pulling the plug on its YouTube Gaming app once and for all today

YouTube Gaming is being merged with the core YouTube app to leverage the main platform's wider user base.

Facebook launches its own version of playable ads to improve game monetisation
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Facebook launches its own version of playable ads to improve game monetisation

Advertisers can pitch games as interactive ad experiences in app-install campaigns on Facebook.

Gamers being duped by monitor makers into buying low-quality displays: Report
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Gamers being duped by monitor makers into buying low-quality displays: Report

1440p monitors don't eat up as much processing power as needed for a 4K monitor.

Core mobile gamers combined with growing interest in esports to propel PC gaming market in India: Report
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Core mobile gamers combined with growing interest in esports to propel PC gaming market in India: Report

The fact is that those who have played strategy games on mobiles are striving for a better immersive experience which has given a thrust to high-end PC gaming in the country.

Formula 1's eSports Series another attempt at attracting real fans through the virtual world
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Formula 1's eSports Series another attempt at attracting real fans through the virtual world

If the interest in the eSports Series takes off, the avenue for in-game sponsorship revenue could open up for Formula 1. This is a good brand extension for the sport.

Smartphone cost and storage is affecting gamers in India, says a Study
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Smartphone cost and storage is affecting gamers in India, says a Study

If you are playing a game on your smartphone, the internal memory of your device becomes an important factor in determining how the phone behaves overall when it is put under some stress, a new study has revealed.

Razer's dig at Apple is not just in poor taste, it condones the worst spirit in gaming
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Razer's dig at Apple is not just in poor taste, it condones the worst spirit in gaming

If you’ve been following Razer for a while, you’ve likely stumbled into the little pot of controversy the company stirred up when it took an admittedly off-colour dig at Apple.

Women gamers battle misogyny, violence: Will they breach gaming industry's gender divide?
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Women gamers battle misogyny, violence: Will they breach gaming industry's gender divide?

The next time you think of gamers, perhaps you should be thinking of college girls. Or your mum. Or the granny next door.

'Gotta catch em all': How Pokémon GO brought this gamer's life full circle
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'Gotta catch em all': How Pokémon GO brought this gamer's life full circle

What did the release of Pokémon GO mean to a fan of the original game, trading cards, and animated TV series? Read on to find out!

Video gamers more likely to go to bed over 100 minutes late
Gaming

Video gamers more likely to go to bed over 100 minutes late

Young adults find video gaming so compelling that they often end up delaying bedtime by more than one and half hours, reveals new research.

Indian gaming landscape: Entry, revival and escape
Gaming

Indian gaming landscape: Entry, revival and escape

Last decade was a decade of twists and turns for the Indian Gaming Industry. The industry which was doing extremely well in early 2000s came to stall in the wake of global recession of 2008

Multi-platform gamers spend an average of 40 minutes a day on mobile games: Survey
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Multi-platform gamers spend an average of 40 minutes a day on mobile games: Survey

An interesting survey by GamesBond, owned by Mauj Mobile, has found that multi-platform gamers spend way more time and money on mobile games than mobile-only gamers.

eSports to be worth $463 million this year and involves a racially diverse group of people: Report
Gaming

eSports to be worth $463 million this year and involves a racially diverse group of people: Report

eSports is set to be a $463 million industry this year. Changes in the perceptions with regards to gaming and increasing investment led to this, reports PwC

Amazon restricts game library for non-prime members
Gaming

Amazon restricts game library for non-prime members

Amazon has restricted the sale of certain games to Amazon Prime members only. Titles like GTA V and Battlefield: Hardline are among those affected. Amazon Prime membership is a $99 a year (or $10.99 a month) subscription service that offers subscribers access to unlimited video, music, eBooks, same-day delivery and more. Exclusive games is another item to add to that list.

Microsoft Windows is a mess and needs to be fixed, but Universal Apps isn't the way to do it
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Microsoft Windows is a mess and needs to be fixed, but Universal Apps isn't the way to do it

There's been quite a hue and cry over Microsoft's decision to force developers and users to use the Windows Store and Universal Windows Platform (UWP). Tim Sweeney of Epic Games (the creators of Unreal Engine) went off on a tangent, decrying the fate of developers and the monopoly that Microsoft is apparently trying to enforce. Personally, I believe that the problem lies somewhere in-between.

Good news for gamers: Doom developer creates whole new level
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Good news for gamers: Doom developer creates whole new level

One of our favourite games, Doom, is getting a whole new level. Developer John Romero has said that the level is warm-up for a new project.