Day: August 6, 2022

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Brazilian-American Esports Facilities : furia

Brazilian esports organization FURIA will open doors to its new Miami, Florida esports venue in an effort to bolster its international presence in esports. The venue is measured at 5200 square feet and is expected to open in October or November 2022, providing FURIA’s roster of professional players a place to partake in LAN (Local […]

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A look at Netflix scrambling to build an ad business and revive its subscriber growth; sources: Reed Hastings expects Netflix could charge ~$80 per 1,000 views (Wall Street Journal)

Wall Street Journal: A look at Netflix scrambling to build an ad business and revive its subscriber growth; sources: Reed Hastings expects Netflix could charge ~$80 per 1,000 views  —  Reed Hastings insisted on focusing on subscriptions until competitors started nibbling away at his business model

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America’s Leaders Need to Step Up Before It’s Too Late

The saddest part of the complete breakdown of trust in America is how little its leaders seem to care. There’s been a lot written about the trust freefall. People haven’t trusted politicians for years (U.S. Congress: 18% approval), but now even formerly highly trusted institutions like the church (now at 31% confidence) and the U.S. […]

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A wary Kenya gears up for tense 2022 election

Millions of Kenyans will head to the polls next Tuesday for the elections, with two political veterans locked in a fierce battle for the presidency.     Memories of violence during previous elections loom large, and the country is grappling with a cost-of-living crisis, widening inequality and a crippling drought. Four candidates are vying for the top job, […]

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Rugby news 2022: Wallabies claim stunning win over Pumas in Rugby Championship opener

Australia fought back from a halftime deficit to claim a bonus-point 41-26 victory over Argentina in the Rugby Championship on Sunday morning AEST. The Wallabies trailed 19-10 at the break but recovered to shatter the Pumas’ hopes of a first win over Australia in four years. Stream Over 50 Sports Live & On-Demand with Kayo. […]

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Nykaa q1 profit: Nykaa’s net profit rises 42% on year to Rs 5 crore in Q1

Omnichannel beauty retailer ’s net profit rose 42% on year to Rs 5 crore in the first quarter, while total income climbed 41% to Rs 1,157 crore from the year-ago period. Mumbai-based FSN E-Commerce Ventures, the parent entity of Nykaa, said total income grew 18% sequentially, while profit declined by 25% quarter on quarter. “The […]

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Chinese reaction to Pelosi visit ‘over the top’ but ‘not unexpected’

Sky News Political Editor Andrew Clennell says Australia thinks the Chinese reaction to US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s visit to Taiwan was “not unexpected” but “over the top”. He said the Australian government’s approach has been not to comment publicly on the controversial Pelosi visit. “But the government is concerned about the activities that have […]

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Rugby news 2022: Springbok triumph adds to woes of embattled All Blacks, South Africa vs New Zealand score

South Africa has defeated New Zealand 26-10 on Sunday morning AEST in the Rugby Championship opener in Mbombela, adding to the woes of the embattled All Blacks. New Zealand flew to South Africa having lost four of their previous five matches amid calls for coach Ian Foster and captain Sam Cane to be sacked. Foster […]

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Esports Fan Engagement Platforms : fc cincinnati

Major League Soccer team FC Cincinnati has announced it will be partnering with fan engagement platform Rival in order to provide fan-focused perks for its community. To celebrate the partnership, FC Cincinnati and Rival will be hosting a FIFA tournament on August 9 and an FC Cincinnati Esports Night soon after. Winners of the aforementioned […]

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A Cycle Has Changed Inside Russia

  To my total shock, I know a family that fled Poland to flee from Russia and went to Canada. They then fled Canada because of all the insanity of Trudeau and refused to return. Since their visa for America is expiring, they said to me that they may now go to Russia. I was […]

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