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Russia Accused of Launching its Online Bots In Response to Olympic Ban

‘No Russian’ at Winter Olympics The term ‘No Russian’ was one that for a time lived in infamy as part of the opening mission to CoD MW2. For the ...

December 10, 2017 at 4:05 pm by

Animated GIFs of Olympic Events Banned for Rio 2016

Love them or hate them, animated GIFs are a great way to capture amazing highlights in a format easily viewable and shareable for pretty much any web browser. In the past, ...

August 7, 2016 at 12:35 pm by

Gymnast Hits $5000 in Pokemon GO Roaming Charges While in Rio

Pokemon GO is a worldwide phenomenon and there have been plenty of cases to come to light of people placing themselves in harms way and acting inappropriately in their pursuit ...

August 6, 2016 at 11:30 am by

Overwatch Adds Olympic-Themed Cosmetics to Limited Time Loot Boxes

Today Overwatch kicked off a new event to celebrate the upcoming 2016 Olympic Games. Taking place over the next three weeks, the event will see all loot boxes earned (or ...

August 3, 2016 at 2:15 pm by

World’s First 8K TV Broadcasts Started by Japan’s NHK

While much of the world is still struggling to adopt 4K televisions, one of Japan’s public broadcasters, NHK, have begun the world’s first satellite TV broadcasts ...

August 3, 2016 at 11:02 am by

Dreams Of Robot Rumbles Could Soon Become A Reality!

When you watch anime or cartoon you often see giant robots decking it out to see which one will survive the onslaught of metal. This could soon come to life thanks to the ...

May 11, 2016 at 4:00 pm by

The eGames International Gaming Tournament – The Olympics For Video Games

Some people argue that video games take as much skill and preparation as actual sports, hence the attraction for people to take part in the competitions that now offer ...

April 8, 2016 at 1:00 pm by

Video Games Should Be Made an Olympic Sport, Says Warcraft Creator

e-Sports, or competitive video gaming, should be made an Olympic event, according to the creator of Warcraft. Rob Pardo, who left his position as Chief Creative Officer at ...

December 26, 2014 at 3:15 am by

All-Robot Event Heading to Japan 2020 Olympics

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has begun preparations for the 2020 Olympics, and while all the usual events will still be taking place in six years time, he has plans to ...

July 28, 2014 at 8:53 am by

First Robot Olympics To be Hosted by Tokyo in 2020

Japan has high hopes of bringing a new type of Olympics in 2020, alongside the actual summer games. Shimzo Abe, Japan’s Prime Minister, said that he hopes to bring the ...

July 24, 2014 at 2:38 pm by

Russian Snowboarder’s iPhone Crashes After Receiving 2000+ Messages During Olympics

We now know that an iPhone has its limits in terms of text messages, thanks to Russian Olympic snowboarder, Alexey Sobolev, who wrote his phone number on his helmet and wore ...

February 10, 2014 at 8:00 am by

Jamaica’s Bobsleigh Team Gets A Helping Hand With Dogecoin Donations

After a staggering 12 year absence, the Jamaican bobsleigh team was almost unable to compete at next months games in Sochi, Russia. The two man team is made up of driver ...

January 22, 2014 at 1:11 am by

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