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Putin holds Q&A with school children in Sochi (streamed live)

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Putin is taking part in a Q&A meeting with children at the Sirius education center in Sochi. Sirius was established on the Russian president’s initiative in 2015 by the Talent and Success Foundation. It was designed for gifted children with skills in the arts, science, and sports, making use of facilities that were originally built for the Sochi Olympics.RT LIVE http://rt.com/on-airSubscribe to RT! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_c...Like us on Facebook ... Read More
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How to pick the best accessories for your gaming PC

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How to pick the best accessories for your gaming PC - The Vergeclockmenumore-arrow (function(d) { try { if (localStorage.getItem('chorus-fonts-0b50f0674bed2b66b24a77410eb3f99c') === 'yes') { d.documentElement.className += ' fonts-loaded'; } } catch (e) {} var fontUrls = ["https://fonts.voxmedia.com/unison/stylesheets/verge.1d37918fdeeb1febc4d68217382a1e72.css"]; var ss = d.styleSheets; for (var i=0; i -1) { ss[i].ownerNode.media = 'all'; fontUrls.splice(idx, 1); } } if (fontUrls.length > 0) { setTimeout(onload, 0); } } onload(); })(document); var chorusInitQueue=[],volume_embed_host="https://volume.vox-cdn.com";var Chorus=Chorus||{};Chorus.windowLoaded=!1,Chorus.AddSc... Read More
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League of Legends esports teams turn to Tim ‘Magic’ Sevenhuysen for ‘Moneyball’ counsel

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The Moneyball of esports is quite a reality yet. But the Brad Pitt movie and Michael Lewis book has been a good way to describe what Tim Sevenhuysen does as a statistics consultant for League of Legends esports teams. Sevenhuysen believes that analytics matters when it comes to analyzing and advising professional esports players. And he got a lot of attention last week when Berlin-based esports startup Dojo M... Read More
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Google launches YouTube TV subscription service in 10 new cities

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Google is bringing its nascent television streaming service to more cities. The search giant’s YouTube TV subscription service is now available in ten new metropolitan areas: Washington D.C., Dallas-Fort Worth, Houston, Dallas, Charlotte, Miami-Fort Lauderdale, Orlando-Daytona Beach-Melbourne, Phoenix, Atlanta, and Minneapolis-St. Paul. Google first previewed its TV-streaming service in February and debuted the service in April in New York, Los Angeles, the San Francisco Bay Area, Chicago, and Philadelphia. Google pitches YouTube TV, which costs $35 dollars monthly, as an alternative to watching television on traditio... Read More
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O.J. Simpson’s former attorney discusses his parole

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O.J. Simpson will be a free man after being granted parole for the 2007 casino kidnapping and robbery where he stole sports memorabilia bearing his name. The Hall of Famer's former defense attorney in his 1995 murder trial, Carl Douglas, joins CBSN to discuss why Americans are so captivated with the former football player and actor.Subscribe to the "CBSN" Channel HERE: http://bit.ly/1Re2MgSWatch "CBSN" live HERE: http://cbsn.ws/1PlLpZ7Follow "CBSN" on Instagram HERE: ... Read More
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Will Boxing Fans See Pac-Horn II?

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Welterweight boxing champ Jeff Horn spoke with Brian Campbell of CBS Sports on the July 12 episode of his “In the Corner with Brian Campbell Podcast” that he thinks a possible rematch with Manny Pacquiao would produce “fireworks” for boxing fans.... Read More
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O.J. Simpson will be a free man as he’s granted parole for his part in Las Vegas robbery

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The Juice will soon be loose! O.J. Simpson will taste freedom again in a matter of weeks after a Nevada parole board agreed to release him from prison. The 70-year-old Heisman Trophy winner was sentenced in 2008 to nine to 33 years in prison after his armed robbery conviction in a sports memorabilia heist he was famously acquitted in 1995 of the murders of his wife Nicole Brown Simpson and her friend Ronald Goldman.Click here to read more: http://nydn.us/2udmimH... Read More
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OJ Simpson Granted Parole

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O.J. Simpson will be paroled after serving nine years in prison for a botched bid to retrieve sports memorabilia in Las Vegas. (July 20)Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPressGet updates and more Breaking News here: http://smarturl.it/APBreakingNewsThe Associated Press is the essential global news network, delivering fast, unbiased news from every corner of the world to all media platforms and formats.AP’s commitment to i... Read More
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OJ Simpson granted parole in Nevada robbery

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O.J. Simpson was granted parole Thursday after more than eight years in prison for a Las Vegas hotel heist, successfully making his case in a nationally televised hearing that reflected America’s enduring fascination with the former football star. Simpson, 70, could be a free man as early as Oct. 1. By then, he will have served the minimum of his nine-to-33-year armed-robbery sentence for a bungled attempt to snatch sports memorabilia and other mementos he claimed had been stolen from him. He got the four votes he needed from the parole commissioners who heard his case. In agreeing to release him, they cited his lack of a prior conviction, the low risk he might commit another crime, his community support and his release p... Read More
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Esports entrepreneurs will take the stage at GamesBeat 2017

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GamesBeat 2017 will take place at San Francisco’s beautiful Fort Mason on October 5 and October 6. And we’re delighted to announce our next three speakers are entrepreneurs and investors in the esports industry, which market researcher Newzoo predicts will grow to $1.5 billion by 2020. They include Kevin Chou, CEO of KSV eSports International; ... Read More
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Atari’s new Speakerhat blends wearables with fashion

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Atari is blending fashion and wearables with the debut of Speakerhats, or baseball caps with audio speakers built into the visor. The move shows that Atari is willing to go far afield from games to take advantage of a brand that has been around since 1972. Atari is partnering with Audiowear, a tech company that created the new Speakerhats in time for an unveiling at the San Diego Comic-Con event this week. Atari also announced that it is partnering with action figure and collectibles maker National Entertainment Collectibles Association (NE... Read More
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LPGA accused of body-shaming players with dress code

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The LPGA sparked controversy with the release of updated dress code guidelines for the professional golf league. Former LPGA golfer Anya Alvarez writes about the intersection of gender, culture and sports, and she spoke to CBSN about the guidelines.Subscribe to the "CBSN" Channel HERE: http://bit.ly/1Re2MgSWatch "CBSN" live HERE: http://cbsn.ws/1PlLpZ7Follow "CBSN" on Instagram HERE: ... Read More
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The Best TV

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Our Pick TCL 55P607 The TCL 55P607 offers great contrast ratios, integrated Roku, full array local dimming, wide color gamut, and high dynamic range support, including Dolby Vision. Our pick ... Read More
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The Best Packable Camp Towels

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Our pick PackTowl Personal Whether used for camping, hiking, traveling, or general outdoor adventuring, this towel is durable enough to handle extended abuse while remaining soft and comfortable. Scoring well in nearly every performance category, the PackTowl Personal towel consistently surprised us with i... Read More
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Google introduces the feed, a personalized stream of news on iOS and Android

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NeuLion announces partnership with PokerGo

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NeuLion, Inc., a Plainview-based digital broadcasting company, today announced its partnership with PokerGo, a digital video subscription service launched in May by Las Vegas-based Poker Central.  The service gives users access to live poker tournaments, original shows, and a number of poker events and programming. “We’re very excited to be working with yet another industry-leading global content provider with tremendous reach and scale and a huge captive audience in excess of 100 million loyal fans globally,” Roy Reichbach, president and CEO of NeuLion, said in a written statement. NeuLion’s digital platform streams live and HD on-demand sports and entertainment content to any connected device, such as mobile and ... Read More
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White House Highlights ‘Made In America’ Products From Each State

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Enlarge this image President Trump and Vice President Mike Pence stop to looks at a Caterpillar truck, manufactured in Illinois, on the South Lawn of the White House on Monday during a "Made in America" product showcase. Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP hide caption toggle... Read More
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NBA’s Sacramento Kings and Nike launch augmented reality app

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The Sacramento Kings NBA basketball team has launched an augmented reality app in partnership with Nike. The fan app is the beginning of an eight-year global marketing and merchandise agreement between Nike and the National Basketball Association (NBA). The app lets fans personalize Sacramento Kings uniforms and virtually photograph themselves with star players. It’s another example of a company using a cool technology to give younger fans a better experience with an established brand. Through the Kings + Golden 1 Center app, the team’s new uniform comes to life through ... Read More
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LI attorney doubles as ice-hockey goalie in Maccabiah Games

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When he’s not serving as a partner in the real estate group at Certilman Balin Adler & Hyman, a law firm in East Meadow, Jason Kurland plays competitive ice hockey ­as a goalie. Kulrand, who also represents Powerball winners, recently returned from the 10,000 seat Pais Arena in Jerusalem. That’s  where he played goalie for the U.S. Masters Men’s Ice Hockey Team at the 20th World Maccabiah Games, in which 10,000 Jewish athletes from 80 countries participate in 43 sports. Kurland was one of 1,100 U.S. athletes participating in the games. He spent months practicing with teammates in Boston and Chicago. And the practice paid off. U.S. picked up the bronze medal.  Canada won silver, while Ukrane scored... Read More
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Doodle Jump bounces into casinos as a ‘gamblified’ game

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Doodle Jump has been downloaded more than 250 million times as a mobile game. But now it is headed into casinos as a “gamblified” game, where you can now win (or lose) money on it in real-money gambling competitions. Gamblit Gaming has teamed up with game publisher Lima Sky to take Doodle Jump into the casinos through Gamblit’s TriStation G-Sports platforms in early 2018. It is part of Gamblit’s ambition to modernize casinos for younger gamblers in an age of more engaging games. Glendale, Calif.-based Gamblit has a variety of arcade-like games that are live in several casino... Read More
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Roger Federer takes home Wimbledon title for record 8th time

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Roger Federer wins a record 8th title at Wimbledon while Venus Williams was upset by Garbiñe Muguruza. Dallas Cowboys' Ezekiel Elliott was involved in an incident at a bar where police were called, but no arrests were made. Bill Reiter, CBS Sports columnist and host of "Reiter Than You" joins CBSN with the latest.Subscribe to the "CBSN" Channel HERE: http://bit.ly/1Re2MgSWatch "CBSN" live HERE: http://cbsn.ws/1PlLpZ7Follow "CBSN" on Instagram HERE: ... Read More
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SUMMER SAFETY TIPS – LEARN TO PREVENT HEAT RELATED ILLNESS

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Nassau County Legislator James D. Kennedy would like to remind you that while summer is a time of sun and fun, it can also be a dangerous time as temperatures rise higher. According to a National Health Statistics report, about 250 people die in the U.S. every year from exposure to excessive heat. Heat-related illnesses can escalate rapidly, leading to delirium, organ damage and even death. Your body is constantly in a struggle to disperse the heat it produces? Most of the time, you're hardly aware of it – unless your body is exposed to more heat than it can handle. There are several heat-related illnesses, including heatstroke (the most severe), heat exhaustion and heat cramps. Those most at risk include: · Infants an... Read More
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SUMMER SAFETY TIPS – LEARN TO PREVENT HEAT RELATED ILLNESS

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Nassau County Legislator Rich Nicolello would like to remind you that while summer is a time of sun and fun, it can also be a dangerous time as temperatures rise higher. According to a National Health Statistics report, about 250 people die in the U.S. every year from exposure to excessive heat. Heat-related illnesses can escalate rapidly, leading to delirium, organ damage and even death. Your body is constantly in a struggle to disperse the heat it produces? Most of the time, you're hardly aware of it – unless your body is exposed to more heat than it can handle. There are several heat-related illnesses, including heatstroke (the most severe), heat exhaustion and heat cramps. Those most at risk include: · Infants and ... Read More
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SUMMER SAFETY TIPS – LEARN TO PREVENT HEAT RELATED ILLNESS

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Nassau County Legislator Vincent T. Muscarella would like to remind you that while summer is a time of sun and fun, it can also be a dangerous time as temperatures rise higher. According to a National Health Statistics report, about 250 people die in the U.S. every year from exposure to excessive heat. Heat-related illnesses can escalate rapidly, leading to delirium, organ damage and even death. Your body is constantly in a struggle to disperse the heat it produces? Most of the time, you're hardly aware of it – unless your body is exposed to more heat than it can handle. There are several heat-related illnesses, including heatstroke (the most severe), heat exhaustion and heat cramps. Those most at risk include: · Infan... Read More
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Windjammers launches August 29 on PS4, Vita thanks to retro revival house DotEmu

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Fans of the classic game Windjammers will have a chance to revisit it starting on August 29. Developer DotEmu, who specializes in bringing back retro titles like Double Dragon, will be releasing it for the PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita. Windjammers was a sports arcade game where two players on the field try to get a disc into the other’s goal. It debuted for the Neo Geo arcade system in 1994. The updated version will feature six playable characters and both local and online multiplayer mode, as well as a global leaderboard. Earlier this y... Read More
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SUMMER SAFETY TIPS – LEARN TO PREVENT HEAT RELATED ILLNESS

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The Nassau County Legislature would like to remind you that while summer is a time of sun and fun, it can also be a dangerous time as temperatures rise higher. According to a National Health Statistics report, about 250 people die in the U.S. every year from exposure to excessive heat. Heat-related illnesses can escalate rapidly, leading to delirium, organ damage and even death. Your body is constantly in a struggle to disperse the heat it produces? Most of the time, you're hardly aware of it – unless your body is exposed to more heat than it can handle. ... Read More
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SUMMER SAFETY TIPS – LEARN TO PREVENT HEAT RELATED ILLNESS

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Nassau County Legislator Steve Rhoads would like to remind you that while summer is a time of sun and fun, it can also be a dangerous time as temperatures rise higher. According to a National Health Statistics report, about 250 people die in the U.S. every year from exposure to excessive heat. Heat-related illnesses can escalate rapidly, leading to delirium, organ damage and even death. Your body is constantly in a struggle to disperse the heat it produces? Most of the time, you're hardly aware of it – unless your body is exposed to more heat than it can handle.... Read More
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SUMMER SAFETY TIPS – LEARN TO PREVENT HEAT RELATED ILLNESS

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Nassau County Legislator Howard J. Kopel would like to remind you that while summer is a time of sun and fun, it can also be a dangerous time as temperatures rise higher. According to a National Health Statistics report, about 250 people die in the U.S. every year from exposure to excessive heat. Heat-related illnesses can escalate rapidly, leading to delirium, organ damage and even death. Your body is constantly in a struggle to disperse the heat it produces? Most of the time, you're hardly aware of it – unless your body is exposed to more heat than it can handle. There are several heat-related illnesses, including heatstroke (the most severe), heat exhaustion and heat cramps. Those most at risk include: · Infants and... Read More
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SUMMER SAFETY TIPS – LEARN TO PREVENT HEAT RELATED ILLNESS

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Nassau County Legislator C. William Gaylor III would like to remind you that while summer is a time of sun and fun, it can also be a dangerous time as temperatures rise higher. According to a National Health Statistics report, about 250 people die in the U.S. every year from exposure to excessive heat. Heat-related illnesses can escalate rapidly, leading to delirium, organ damage and even death. Your body is constantly in a struggle to disperse the heat it produces? Most of the time, you're hardly aware of it – unless your body is exposed to more heat than it can handle. There are several heat-related illnesses, including heatstroke (the most severe), heat exhaustion and heat cramps. Those most at risk include: · Infan... Read More
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SUMMER SAFETY TIPS – LEARN TO PREVENT HEAT RELATED ILLNESS

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Nassau County Legislator Denise Ford would like to remind you that while summer is a time of sun and fun, it can also be a dangerous time as temperatures rise higher. According to a National Health Statistics report, about 250 people die in the U.S. every year from exposure to excessive heat. Heat-related illnesses can escalate rapidly, leading to delirium, organ damage and even death. Your body is constantly in a struggle to disperse the heat it produces? Most of the time, you're hardly aware of it – unless your body is exposed to more heat than it can handle. There are several heat-related illnesses, including heatstroke (the most severe), heat exhaustion and heat cramps. Those most at risk include: · Infants and you... Read More
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SUMMER SAFETY TIPS – LEARN TO PREVENT HEAT RELATED ILLNESS

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Nassau County Legislator Laura M. Schaefer would like to remind you that while summer is a time of sun and fun, it can also be a dangerous time as temperatures rise higher. According to a National Health Statistics report, about 250 people die in the U.S. every year from exposure to excessive heat. Heat-related illnesses can escalate rapidly, leading to delirium, organ damage and even death. Your body is constantly in a struggle to disperse the heat it produces? Most of the time, you're hardly aware of it – unless your body is exposed to more heat than it can ha... Read More
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SUMMER SAFETY TIPS – LEARN TO PREVENT HEAT RELATED ILLNESS

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Nassau County Legislator Rose Marie Walker would like to remind you that while summer is a time of sun and fun, it can also be a dangerous time as temperatures rise higher. According to a National Health Statistics report, about 250 people die in the U.S. every year from exposure to excessive heat. Heat-related illnesses can escalate rapidly, leading to delirium, organ damage and even death. Your body is constantly in a struggle to disperse the heat it produces? Most of the time, you're hardly aware of it – unless your body is exposed to more heat than it can h... Read More
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SUMMER SAFETY TIPS – LEARN TO PREVENT HEAT RELATED ILLNESS

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Nassau County Legislator Donald MacKenzie would like to remind you that while summer is a time of sun and fun, it can also be a dangerous time as temperatures rise higher. According to a National Health Statistics report, about 250 people die in the U.S. every year from exposure to excessive heat. Heat-related illnesses can escalate rapidly, leading to delirium, organ damage and even death. Your body is constantly in a struggle to disperse the heat it produces? Most of the time, you're hardly aware of it – unless your body is exposed to more heat than it can ha... Read More
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Pols to NY Islanders: Come Home to Nassau Coliseum

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New York Islanders forward Brock Nelson (29) watches the puck slip by Washington Capital goaltender Brandon Holtby (70) on a shot from John Tavares (not pictured) for the opening goal (Photo by Joe Nuzzo). Nassau and Suffolk county lawmakers are teaming up in their call for the NHL’s New York Islanders to once again make the renovated Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum in Uniondale their home ice. The renewed calls for Long Island’s only major league sports team to ... Read More
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SUMMER SAFETY TIPS – LEARN TO PREVENT HEAT RELATED ILLNESS

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Presiding Officer Norma Gonsalves would like to remind you that while summer is a time of sun and fun, it can also be a dangerous time as temperatures rise higher. According to a National Health Statistics report, about 250 people die in the U.S. every year from exposure to excessive heat. Heat-related illnesses can escalate rapidly, leading to delirium, organ damage and even death. Your body is constantly in a struggle to disperse the heat it produces? Most of the time, you're hardly aware of it – unless your body is exposed to more heat than it can handle. There are several heat-related illnesses, including heatstroke (the most severe), heat exhaustion and heat cramps. Those most at risk include: Infants a... Read More
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New contract ends strike at Clare Rose

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Striking union employees who work at beverage distributor Clare Rose voted Saturday to end their 82-day walkout. About 130 members of Teamsters Local 812 walked off their jobs in April over a threatened wage cut and a proposed switch from a company pension plan to a 401K retirement plan. The new contract worked out between the employees and management guarantees that Clare Rose will continue contributions to the workers’ pension plan, reversing the company’s withdrawal from the pension that precipitated the strike, according to a statement from the union. It also maintains wages that are above industry standards and Clare Rose’s April offer. “We are pleased to reach this agreement with Clare Rose that preserv... Read More
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Amazon’s Alexa is now on the HTC U11

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Amazon’s Alexa is now on the HTC U11 - The Vergeclockmenumore-arrow (function(d) { try { if (localStorage.getItem('chorus-fonts-0b50f0674bed2b66b24a77410eb3f99c') === 'yes') { d.documentElement.className += ' fonts-loaded'; } } catch (e) {} var fontUrls = ["https://fonts.voxmedia.com/unison/stylesheets/verge.1d37918fdeeb1febc4d68217382a1e72.css"]; var ss = d.styleSheets; for (var i=0; i -1) { ss[i].ownerNode.media = 'all'; fontUrls.splice(idx, 1); } } if (fontUrls.length > 0) { setTimeout(onload, 0); } } onload(); })(document); var chorusInitQueue=[],volume_embed_host="https://volume.vox-cdn.com";var Chorus=Chorus||{};Chorus.windowLoaded=!1,Chorus.AddScript=function... Read More
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Roger Federer wins 8th Wimbledon title

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Roger Federer defeated Marin Cilic to win his eighth Wimbledon title on Sunday. The 35-year-old has won the title more often than any other man in the event's history. CBS Sports columnist Bill Reiter joins CBSN with more.Subscribe to the "CBSN" Channel HERE: http://bit.ly/1Re2MgSWatch "CBSN" live HERE: ... Read More
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Why esports is still about Razer and Red Bull, not Pepsi and Arby’s

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NBC Sports announced recently that it will spend millions to broadcast Rocket League this summer, a vehicular soccer game developed and published by Psyonix, making NBCUniversal the latest big brand to find its way into the esports world. Television networks like NBC Sports Network and mainstream consumer brands crave access to a younger demographic, something esports can provide. Getting those viewers and turning them into sponsor and advertising dollars, however, is another story.... Read More
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AI could save us from making poor decisions

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Even as the masses begin to settle into the idea that a great many jobs can be automated by AI, they still cling to the notion that jobs involving “judgment” are safe. One can appreciate why people keep human judgement on such an exalted pedestal, after all, every great advancement in science or technology was a direct result of human judgement. Conversely, every major setback and man-made catastrophe was also the result of human judgement. In fact, the bad calls vastly outweigh the good. There is no finer testament to human judgement than the fact that our opinion of it is gove... Read More
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DraftKings, FanDuel end proposed merger deal

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Daily fantasy sports companies DraftKings and FanDuel are canceling a proposed merger instead of fighting the Federal Trade Commission.Learn more about this story at www.newsy.com/70593/Find more videos like this at www.newsy.comFollow Newsy on Facebook: www.facebook.com/newsyvideosFollow Newsy on Twitter: www.twitter.com/newsyvideos... Read More
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Immortals CEO relishes chance to kick the a** of Patriots owner’s team in Overwatch League

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Blizzard’s new Overwatch League has seven teams, with homegrown esports team Immortals in Los Angeles on on side and another from the Boston’s Robert Kraft, the owner of the five-time Super Bowl champion New England Patriots. The competition will pit young executives like Noah Whinston, CEO of the Immortals, against owners from established sports teams. And Whinston said in an interview with GamesBeat that he relishes the ... Read More
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The DeanBeat: Game industry’s leaders share more wisdom

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Summer used to be a slow time for games. After the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3), the big game industry show in Los Angeles, everybody took off on vacations and then hunkered down to ship games for the fall. But this isn’t the model anymore. The news keeps coming on all fronts, such as from virtual reality technologies to the Gamelab event in Barcelona, Spain or esports news such as the Overwatch League announcement this week, as well as our own MobileBeat 2017 conference. This giv... Read More
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DraftKings, FanDuel call off merger

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Published on Jul 14, 2017The Brewer Group CEO Jack Brewer on fantasy sports companies DraftKings and FanDuel announcing they have decided not to go forward with their proposed merger. Category License Standard YouTube License ... Read More
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DraftKings and FanDuel drop fantasy sports merger after FTC pressure

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(Reuters) — Daily fantasy sports companies FanDuel and DraftKings scrapped a plan to merge on Thursday following a legal challenge by U.S. antitrust enforcers. The U.S. Federal Trade Commission said in June that it would seek to stop the deal because the combined company would control more than 90 percent of the U.S. market for paid daily fantasy sports contests. “We have determined that it is in the best interest of our shareholders, customers, employees and partners to terminate the merger agreement and move forward as an independent company,” FanDuel CEO Nigel Eccles said in ... Read More
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Heartland tech weekly: VC funding heats up

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Here’s this week’s newsletter: Summer is upon us, and startup activity is keeping pace with the rising temperatures. Startups across the U.S. raised $21.78 billion over 1,958 deals in the three months ending June 20 — that’s a $5 billion jump from Q1, according to Pitchboo... Read More
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AirDog is back with a new drone optimized for extreme athletes

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Why Kabam cofounder Kevin Chou is diving into esports with Overwatch League’s Seoul franchise

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Kevin Chou and Kent Wakeford spent years building Kabam into a mobile gaming giant and selling it (in parts) for more than $800 million to Netmarble and Fox. They could have retired. But they have spent an estimated $20 million for the right to a franchise of Blizzard Entertainment’s Overwatch League in the esports-crazy region of S... Read More
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Should I Buy a Treadmill?

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NordicTrack C 1650 The NordicTrack C 1650 is in the same line as our upcoming treadmill pick, the C 990, but it has a more powerful motor and a larger screen. Amazon has a few Prime Day deals on treadmills, but a cheap treadmill won’t do you any good if it’s not the right machine for you, or if you’re not motivated to use it. We recently spent a week running and walking over 45 mil... Read More
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What to Do With Your New Amazon Echo or Dot

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The smart-speaker wars are heating up, but Amazon’s Echo line of voice-controlled speakers still rules more smart homes than the Google Home, and the Prime Day deals certainly helped that. If you’re new to Alexa and you sprang for a cheap Echo or a cheaper Dot, here are some things it can do for you. ... Read More
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At Alpha Wolf, a natural focus on revitalization

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By GREGORY ZELLER // Consider it a beta version of Alpha Wolf. Responding adroitly (and not cheaply) to sales patterns and customer feedback, founder Michael Chalavoutis’ Carle Place-based beverage maker has both reformulated and rebranded, with a new exclusive focus on natural ingredients, the end of two “traditional” flavors and a new “exotic” blend splashing onto shelves. There are new bottles, new packaging and a new slogan, too – all part of the same course correction for the 2015 startup, according to Chalavoutis,... Read More
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Chris Christie, sports radio caller spar on air

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Christie was guest hosting on WFAN when a caller grilled him about his recent trip to a state beach that was closed to the public.Learn more about this story at www.newsy.com/70488/Find more videos like this at www.newsy.comFollow Newsy on Facebook: www.facebook.com/newsyvideosFollow Newsy on Twitter: www.twitter.com/newsyvideos... Read More
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Anti-Trump protestors are sore losers: Larry Winget

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New York Times best-selling author Larry Winget on 'snowflake' becoming the latest political insult, the anti-Trump political protests across the country and many primary schools in the U.K. holding a non-competitive sports days.... Read More
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Baseball’s star rookies specialize in the art of the home run

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Halfway through a compelling year for professional baseball, several of the game’s best players are in Miami for the All-Star Game, starting with Monday’s Home Run Derby. Jeffrey Brown speaks with Tom Verducci of Sports Illustrated about what to expect from the annual home-run hitting contest.... Read More
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James Harden signs largest contract extension in NBA history

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Houston Rockets guard James Harden signed a 4-year, $160 million contract extension Tuesday, the largest in NBA history. CBS Sports' Bill Reiter spoke to CBSN about the potential for a Houston Rockets "superteam" in the near future.Subscribe to the "CBSN" Channel HERE: http://bit.ly/1Re2MgSWatch "CBSN" live HERE: http://cbsn.ws/1PlLpZ7Follow "CBSN" on Instagram HERE: http://bit.ly/1P... Read More
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The Best Sports Bras for DD+, C/D, and A/B Cups

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Our pick Brooks Juno Our favorite DD+ bra has straps that adjust in the front with Velcro, making it the easiest to adjust of any bra we tested, and it offers ample support without underwire or hardware that can be uncomfortable. For DD+ wearers, we like the Brooks Juno. The Juno’s straps are the bra’s highlight: They use Velcro, and you can adjust them from the front while still wearing the bra, making this bra the easiest to customize out... Read More
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Nintendo dominates gaming brands in June’s TV advertising

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Nintendo continues to push its Switch hybrid console and its party-pleaser game, Arms. And you’re seeing this all over your TV. GamesBeat has partnered with iSpot.tv, the real-time TV ad measurement company with attention and conversion analytics from 10 million smart TV screens, to bring you a monthly report on how gaming brands are spending. The results below are for the top five spending gaming industry brands in June. Advertising spend slipped again in June for the gaming industry, down to an estimated $22.4 million from $23.6 million in May.... Read More
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Long Island Concerts & Events July 7-9

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New Kids On The BlockFresh off the release of their new EP, NKOTB will bring their The Total Package Tour with Paula Abdul and Boyz II Men to Long Island. Paula Abdul makes her momentous return to the stage for a hit-fueled set that includes an incredible 7 number-one hit singles, while Boyz II Men will deliver their trademark, multiplatinum-selling sound to fans nationwide. NYCB LIVE, home of Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum, 1255 Hempstead Tpke., Uniondale. nycblive.com $45-$276. 7:30 p.m. July 7. James TaylorOne of the best-selling musicians of all time, Taylor will pla... Read More
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The Game of Game of Thrones: season 7 preview and a dwindling draft pool

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The Game of Game of Thrones is back, and you can play along! Once again, we’re partnering with fantasy sports site Fantasizr, and using the rules written back in season 5 by the original Thronesmaster Emily Yoshida. Please catch up! We’ve already drafted teams here at The Verge and we’re ready to serve as council while you draw up your own plans for destroying your friends in an internet game. The reigning champs When we left Westeros, the Starks were wi... Read More
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Nebraska-based Hudl raises $30 million to add AI to its sports analytics

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Sports tech company Hudl has announced that it has secured $30 million in funding through a round led by existing investors including Accel, Jeff and Tricia Raikes, and Nelnet. In a news release, Hudl said the investment signals continuing confidence in the company and its mission to capture and bring value to every moment in sports. “We started offering assisted analysis services two years ago to U.S. high school ba... Read More
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6 questions to ask before turning a popular name into a game

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For mobile game developers, one look at the top charts on iOS and Android is enough to make you dream of what branded intellectual property you can tap into for your next game. From Kim Kardashian and Gordon Ramsay to Marvel Comics and Madden NFL Football, branded IP has proven a fertile ground for developers angling for a hit game. According to a ... Read More
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This startup is building AI to bet on soccer games

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12 Porsches set ablaze in possible G20 arson attack in Hamburg

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A luxury car blaze broke out at a Porsche Center in Eidelstedt, Hamburg early Thursday morning, with as many as 12 sports cars engulfed in flames in a suspected G20-related arson attack.Porsche estimated the damage cost more than €1 million ($1.3 million).READ MORE: https://on.rt.com/8h4mRT LIVE http://rt.com/on-airSubscribe to RT! http://www.youtube.com/sub... Read More
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Sports – Al Jazeera Selects

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The Wrestling Cholita: Bolivian Teresa Huayta uses the unlikely forum of a wrestling ring to combat discrimination in her native Bolivia and press for the rights of her indigenous people. Cholitas, indigenous women who wear pollera skirts and have their hair in plaits, often face discrimination in Bolivia, one of South America's poorest countries. Wrestling has brought her fans from all backgrounds in the country and opened citizens to see cholitas as equals, Huayta says, allowing her to "wear her pollera skirt with such pride".Free Running Gaza: In the Khan Younis refugee camp in Gaza, Mohammed and Abdullah have found a way to distract themselves from the overcrowded tenements and squalid alleyways. ... Read More
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Beer and burgers help companies beef up LI presence

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For one Long Island-based radio show, beefing up its local presence didn’t take much more than burgers, craft beer and a little pop culture. That was the thinking behind a recent networking event held at Bareburger in Plainview, where about 200 invite-only guests that included fans, friends, and local businesses recently flooded the restaurant. Patrons were invited to sample a variety of signature sliders, salads, and brews while networking with members of The Grindhouse Radio – an Alberston-based radio talk show that is syndicated on 19 networks with a global reach and nearly 4 million listeners weekly. Currently, about 250,000 of those listeners are from Long Island. “Bareburger just seemed like the appropriate lo... Read More
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Are you doing the same thing over and over, but expecting different results?

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Albert Einstein is credited with saying, “The definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over again, but expecting different results.” All of us are guilty of this behavior at some point or another. We root for the same sports teams, despite years of disappointment and failure. We eat at the same bad restaurants, somehow expecting better food. Even Einstein himself, a genius by all accounts, failed over and over again until his mistakes served as inspiration to try something new.Insanity, as it turns out, is part of our everyday behavior. But, when it creeps into our business practices, affecting our customers, employees, and bottom lines, it might be time for a change.It’s Like Déjà-vu All Over... Read More
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Fox Sports exec Jamie Horowitz fired

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Fox Sports has fired Jamie Horowitz. An investigation into sexual harassment at the network began last week, according to various media reports.Learn more about this story at www.newsy.com/70326/Find more videos like this at www.newsy.comFollow Newsy on Facebook: www.facebook.com/newsyvideosFollow Newsy on Twitter: www.twitter.com/newsyvideos... Read More
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The Best Wireless Bluetooth Headphones

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Our Pick Jabra Move Wireless Great sound, comfy fit, affordable price—that’s the recipe for a two-time top pick. The Jabra Move Wireless came out on top again for several reasons. First, it sounds about 75 percent as good as many luxury Bluetooth headphones for less than one-fifth of the price, and it sounds great for phone calls, too. Second, it features easy-to-use-and-understand controls, rather than the confusing buttons and frustrating touch... Read More
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Shure’s SE535 earphones are a little bit perfect

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Tesla confirms its mass-market Model 3 sedan will enter production in July

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Tesla’s first mass-market electric car, the Tesla Model 3, is set to enter production after passing “all regulatory requirements,” according to CEO Elon Musk. The company cofounder took to Twitter earlier today to reveal that the first car is expected off the conveyor belt this coming Friday, followed by 30 vehicles on July 28 and an anticipated “exponential” growth in production in the months that follow. Handover party for first 30 customer Model 3's on the 28th! Production grows exponentially, so Aug should be 100 cars and Sept above 1500. — Elon Musk (@elonmusk) July 3... Read More
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Venus Williams breaks silence on deadly car crash

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Venus Williams spoke out for the first time about the car crash that left a 78-year-old man dead.Click here to read more: http://www.nydailynews.com/sports/mor...Subscribe to our channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/nydailynewsFollow us on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/nydnvideo... Read More
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Blizzard has squandered the trust of Overwatch’s competitive teams

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From a distance, it seems Blizzard has everything figured out with Overwatch. $1 billion in sales and 30 million players is a massive commercial and cultural success. Taking out the magnifying glass to examine Overwatch from a competitive gaming perspective tells a different story, however. Blizzard wants Overwatch to be a major esport, but so far they’ve had a difficult time convincing many people that they’re up to that challenge. Overwatch esports barely has a pulse right now, and that can’t be what Blizzard wants with Overwatch League set to launch later this year. Organizations are dropping their rosters left and right, and it’s what Blizzard isn’t saying or doing that has them worried. Take it from Ninjas ... Read More
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Multi-million dollar Ferraris, Jaguars, Astons, and a fine cup of tea

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The Best Small Crossover SUV

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Our pick 2017 Kia Soul + (Plus) Wrapped in a boxy, utilitarian exterior, the Kia Soul costs the least yet gives up nothing in interior comfort or cargo space, and its options list includes a number of inviting features you might not expect for this price. You might be wondering: The Kia Soul? It’s a funky-looking wagon. Is it even a crossover SUV? Whatever you call it, we think the Soul easily fills the needs o... Read More
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Facebooks ads: How SMBs can get enterprise results

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Presented by Appness With more than 1.9 billion monthly active users worldwide, Facebook provides vast opportunities for any kind of business with any size of budget to reach the widest range of its target audience. No wonder so many marketers consider Facebook Ads a great opportunity to attract more customers directly to their applications. But of the over 70 million businesses registered on Facebook, only 5 million of them actively use advertising on Facebook to promote their products and services. This mean there’s a lot of room for market growth and development. The progress ... Read More
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Great esports broadcasters need two things: authenticity and flexibility

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Traditional media and their advertisers are itching to break into esports.  With the growing audience and soon-to-be mainstream industry, it’s no surprise media brands are trying to jump in and grab themselves a piece of this growing marketplace. Recent reports show esports has an estimated online audience of 300 million and growing. Brands, media and publishers are champing at the bit to establish their own esports presence, especially as traditional sports viewership numbers continue to decline on TV. But these players need to understand that esports is significantly different from their traditional sports audiences on T... Read More
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The Best Full-Size Pickup Truck

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Our pick 2017 Nissan Titan SV Crew Cab 4WD The Titan is a well-rounded pickup that balances the towing and hauling aspects of a good pickup with a comfortable cab and the best amenities, warranty, and safety features in this price range. The Titan offers a stout V8 engine, a comfortable cabin, good cargo handling—inside and out—and a capable chassis. It also comes with the longest bumper-to-bumper warranty—five years/100,000 miles—of an... Read More
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A Rust Belt comeback requires job hubs

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The story of Cleveland’s long decline and nascent recovery is a well-worn one. Lately, the city has latched onto a local sports team’s slogan to brand its comeback: “Believeland.” This optimism is, in part, well-merited. Last year, the Cleveland Cavaliers won their first-ever championship, the city prepared for and successfully hosted the Republican National Convention, and local tech entrepreneurs birthed Ohio’s first unicorn. Cities across the Midwest are writing similar ... Read More
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LI office building sells for $9M

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A 79,498-square-foot office building in Garden City has sold for about $9 million. The three-story building at 825 East Gate Blvd. is currently about 66 percent occupied. Tenants include Long Island Sports and Physical Therapy, Richard Allen Inc., Bayada Home Health Care and Magnacare, among others. Jeffrey Dunne, David Gavin and Travis Langer of CBRE’s Institutional Properties in collaboration with Vince LaManna of the CBRE Long Island office represented seller TSPartners and were also responsible for procuring the buyer CAF Realty, according to a CBRE statement. “825 East Gate provided a unique opportunity to purchase a value-add office property in prestigious Garden City,” Dunne said in the statement. “Th... Read More
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Zoie Burgher’s plan for a YouTube reality show: bikinis, video games, and a California mansion

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Zoie Burgher gamed the YouTube celebrity system hard. It took her just a few months to rack up her first million subscribers, something that has taken other aspiring YouTubers years. Burgher’s next challenge will prove a bit more difficult: becoming a successful media CEO. She’s launching a new company that will be part gaming team, part media brand, and part talent agency. She’s got a lot more riding on this one, too: she’s convinced a group of women to drop everything and join her, and she’s thrown her own money behind it. So far, Burgher's company, Luxe Gaming, has one main project: Luxe House. Team members (right now there are six of them, i... Read More
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Make.TV raises $8.5 million to source and broadcast live video streams

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Make.TV, which helps broadcasters collect, curate, and distribute live video streams, today announced funding of $8.5 million, led by Voyager Capital. Microsoft Ventures, Vulcan Capital, and Arnold Ventures also joined. The startup provides a cloud-based video router that feeds various live streams directly into the broadcaster’s control room. Producers can acquire and curate content from smartphones, professional cameras, and social video feeds like Facebook and Twitch, and distribute them on their channels. They can do so live or store the content for later broadcast. [embedded content] “High quality live broa... Read More