Month: June 2022

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The Steam Deck is perfect for tactics RPG nerds: 24 games tested
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The Steam Deck is perfect for tactics RPG nerds: 24 games tested

Adam Patrick Murray/IDG Tactical RPGs have roots way back in the ancient times of gaming, almost as old as standard JRPGs themselves. But the hybrid of strategy and story-based gaming is having a renaissance on modern PCs, with AAA titles like XCOM sitting next to new indie darlings like Into the Breach and refreshed classics…
Best Prime Day laptop deals 2022: What to expect and early deals
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Best Prime Day laptop deals 2022: What to expect and early deals

Matt Elliott/IDG If you’ve been shopping around for a brand new laptop, you’re in luck. Amazon Prime Day 2022 is slated to arrive on July 12 and 13, 2022. However, you can find some killer laptop deals ahead of the two-day event. Prime Day is Amazon’s annual event that offers awesome deals on everything from…
Best Prime Day GPU deals 2022: Early discounts on graphics cards
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Best Prime Day GPU deals 2022: Early discounts on graphics cards

Prime Day is Amazon’s annual smorgasbord of consumerism, a parade of deals that lasts multiple days. This year it’s scheduled for July 12th and 13th. The last couple of years have been rough for people searching for graphics cards— there were exactly zero Prime Day GPU deals in 2021 — but a crashing cryptocurrency market…
Sony’s swanky PS5 monitors and headsets play nice with gaming PCs
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Sony’s swanky PS5 monitors and headsets play nice with gaming PCs

Take a stroll down the halls of /r/battlestations, and it won’t be long before you start spotting a bunch of gaming PC setups that include the latest game consoles, too. PC gaming monitors that play nice with high-end consoles aren’t a new idea, but Sony is taking an opposite approach with its latest “Inzone” accessories.…
‘Get it off the ground’: How virtual restaurant company Nextbite partnered with Wiz Khalifa to lift brand awareness
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‘Get it off the ground’: How virtual restaurant company Nextbite partnered with Wiz Khalifa to lift brand awareness

Nextbite, an online ordering and delivery management system helping restaurant partners successfully enter the virtual restaurant space founded in 2017 , is looking to boost brand awareness with a partnership with delivery-only restaurant Packed Bowls by Wiz Khalifa and advertising on delivery apps like UberEats, DoorDash and Grubhub as well as. The partnership formed in…

Future of TV Briefing: How TikTok took over VidCon in 2022

This week’s Future of TV Briefing recaps how TikTok — and TikTok creators — overtook VidCon, the digital video industry’s annual gathering that took place last week in Anaheim, California. The TikTok takeover After a two year hiatus, VidCon returned to Anaheim, California, in late June, and the 2022 edition was a mix of Comic-Con…
Why brands want to make NFTs useful, rather than profitable amid the crypto downturn
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Why brands want to make NFTs useful, rather than profitable amid the crypto downturn

Despite the volatility in the crypto markets, consumer brands and e-commerce platforms are trying new ways to evolve NFTs from being novel collectibles to something more useful for both consumers and companies.Rather than rolling out branded NFT collections that are just sold or given away, e-commerce platforms and consumer brands have been experimenting with “token-gating”…