Tag Archives: microsoft
- Comtrade Gaming partners with Microsoft for summer program that caters to IT students
August 1, 2017
Demand for improved player experience results in intelligent chatbot for online gaming Ljubljana, Slovenia – Comtrade Gaming, the premier technology provider to the gaming industry, welcomed students to the 21st generation of Comtrade Group’s summer school program, EDIT. From 1996, EDIT (Education for Innovative Thinkers) complements participants’ academic knowledge with...
- Microsoft Announce New Xbox Live Tournament Platform; Cross-Platform Functionality and ESL Partnership
March 18, 2016
Microsoft expands their appeal to the eSports community after taking the Game Developers Conference by storm with news of their first cross-platform project, a new Xbox Live Tournament Platform, and relationships with FaceIt and the Electronics Sports League. The 2016 Game Developers Conference (GDC) is in the bag. Microsoft had...
- eSports Crowd Funding Create $2.5m Prize Pool For Halo World Championships
February 29, 2016
The 2016 Halo World Championships is set to award the largest prize in eSports console history, and the seventh-largest prize overall after crowd funding helps spawn a $2.5 million monster. The 2016 Halo World Championships (HaloWC) promises to be something special, 16 teams will compete for what will be the...
- Apple’s Potential Loss to Patent Trolls Hard To Cheer
June 11, 2014
Apple is the most profitable technology company in the world today in large part—thanks to the success of its iPhone and iPad products. Part of that success can be attributed to its use of the legal system to enforce patents against competitors like Samsung, which Apple won a $1 billion...
- Betfred Workers Facing Drastic Pay Cuts and New Lottery App Launched
January 10, 2014
Betfred workers are facing pay cuts that see them lose as much as 50% of their salary in a new shake up by the owner Fred Done; and Betfred partner with Degree 53 to create an international lottery app for Windows users. Fred Done is once again being cast in...
- Microsoft attacked by patent troll; Facebook shakedown artist charged with fraud
November 3, 2012
Irish bookie Paddy Power has become the first betting outfit to take up residence in the Windows Store, Microsoft’s version of Apple’s mobile App Store. Paddy’s Miomni-developed Premier League app has been adapted to the new Windows 8 platform, which Paddy online product manager James Grimes expects will become “hugely...
Cake Poker attacked by patent troll Scott Lewis of 1st Technology
February 3, 2011