Triplepoints of Interest: Jan.22

In this week’s TPoI, Tencent takes $100 million minority stake in Skydance Media, Twitch wins $1.3m lawsuit against a view bot maker, and GPU prices skyrocket due to a swell in cryptocurrency popularity. Tencent Acquires Minority Stake in Skydance Media Shenzhen-based social media giant Tencent Holdings announced on Thursday morning that the company has acquired …

Triplepoints of Interest: Jan. 8

Week of January 8th In this week’s TPoI, Activision-Blizzard’s Overwatch League kicks off, Japanese console market sees profit increase for the first time in 11 years, and new gaming innovations are announced at the 2018 Consumer Electronic Show.    Overwatch League Season One Debuts Exclusively on Twitch The inaugural season for Blizzard’s Overwatch League Kicked …

TRIPLEPOINTS OF INTEREST – WEEK OF FEB. 20

This week’s TPoI features the first reactions to Nintendo Switch, big shakeups over at Disney and Maker, Nvidia’s transformation into a gaming platform, and the response to the death of Twitch streamer Brian Vigneault. Nintendo Switch: Here’s What the Critics Are Saying This week, intial reactions and reviews started to surface from lucky journalists that …

5 Tips for Building your Gaming PC, Continued

Earlier this week, I wrote a blog post that outlined 3 things to consider when looking building your own gaming PC. Part 2 of this article covers the two remaining tips for constructing your PC and getting it up and running. Part 4: Setup and construction of your PC. You’ve now picked out your parts; …

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5 Tips for Building your Gaming PC

Launched by Pong 40 years ago, home gaming has become a staple in millions of households worldwide. Whether you’re a mobile, console, or PC gamer, the evolution of technology will continue to make all forms of gaming available to the masses.  Newer, better technology will also become cheaper, which will enable a wider audience of …

Wall Street Journal Looks Ahead to 3D Gesture Recognition

Jerry A. Dicolo, writer for Dow Jones Newswires, wrote a fascinating piece in the Wall Street Journal about the emergence of 3D camera technology in consumer electronics. As computer manufacturers race to incorporate the latest touch screen functionality, another group of companies are working toward the next wave of interface technology, gesture recognition in 3D …