7:32 a.m. Oct. 2, 2020
- By Jurica Dujmovic
ESports has boomed during the global pandemic — here are the best platforms to help you get started Prize pools of gamers rival those of traditional major-league sportsPrize pools of gamers rival those of traditional major-league sports.
7:28 a.m. July 31, 2020
- By Ciara Linnane
Coronavirus update: Pandemic will continue for some time, experts tell Congress as U.S. case tally nears 4.5 million Big tech quartet chalk up $29 billion in earnings and almost $200 billion in sales despite pandemic and antitrust scrutinyWith close to 4.5 million Americans confirmed to have been infected with the coronavirus illness COVID-19, the pandemic will continue for some time, public health officials will tell Congress on Friday, underscoring the importance of following their recommendations on face masks, frequent hand washing and social distancing.
8:43 a.m. June 20, 2020
- By Jeremy C. Owens
How the pandemic has changed tech in its first 100 days Apple, Amazon, and other Big Tech stocks have clawed back, but the outlook for hardware sales remains grimWhen COVID-19 began to spread publicly in the U.S., predictions were grim and quickly ended a bull market in technology that had lasted more than a decade.
2:45 a.m. May 6, 2020
- By Max A. Cherney
Videogames are flourishing in the pandemic, and game makers aren’t scared of the future EA and Activision executives discuss industry’s past successes during recessions, but fret about ability to launch new titles with everyone working from homeTwo titans in the videogame industry reported plump profits compared with last year, as Electronic Arts Inc. and Activision Blizzard Inc. said late Tuesday that lock-down orders across the globe had beefed up interest in videogames.