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Gamblers flock to a new kind of online casino that’s open 24 hours a day

Caption: A Crash betting game on nanogames.io.


The game’s sudden popularity caught the small development team by surprise — and now there’s a lot of work to be done

Photo: IGDB


Christian evangelists use streaming platforms to spread the gospel while playing Fortnite

Illustration by Daniel Zender


BIG TECHNOLOGY

Apple’s identity, the Epic Games beef, and brewing competition with Facebook

Illustration courtesy of M.G. Siegler


A law firm webinar advised employers on how to avoid becoming a target of CODE, an organizing initiative in tech and video game industries

Employees holding protest signs at a global Google walkout on November 1, 2018 in New York.
Employees holding protest signs at a global Google walkout on November 1, 2018 in New York.
Employees at a global Google walkout on November 1, 2018 in New York. Photo: Bryan R. Smith/AFP/Getty Images


Patricia Crowther’s ex-husband coded her cave maps into one of the first hit adventure games in the 1970s, and she had no idea

Photo illustration. Photos: Tennessee Virtual Archive; Mammoth Cave National Park/Facebook


And it’s disappointing

Very zoomed-in photo of a Google Stadia controller, the D-pad and analogue stick with orange highlight.
Very zoomed-in photo of a Google Stadia controller, the D-pad and analogue stick with orange highlight.
Close-up detail of the D-pad and analogue control stick on a Google Stadia video game controller with a Night Blue finish. Photo: Olly Curtis/Future Publishing/Getty Images


And that’s not a bad thing

A black and white screenshot from Animal Crossing: New Horizons. The player villager looks dazed in front of a computer.
A black and white screenshot from Animal Crossing: New Horizons. The player villager looks dazed in front of a computer.
Photo courtesy of Damon Beres and Nintendo.


Stadia’s rocky launch left it vulnerable to competition, but Google can turn it around by leveraging its strengths as a tech behemoth

Google vice president and general manager Phil Harrison speaks during the GDC Game Developers Conference on March 19, 2019 in San Francisco, California. Photo: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images


Generative adversarial networks redefine classics for a new era

Illustration: Simoul Alva

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