Nvidia’s data-center sales likely to eclipse gaming — that might not be a good thing

Nvidia Corp.’s data-center sales are expected to edge out its gaming sales in fiscal first-quarter results, as demand from server farms remains high and gaming interest has subsided from rabid levels earlier in the COVID-19 pandemic. Nvidia NVDA, -2.51% is scheduled to report financial results after the closing bell on Wednesday. Analysts surveyed by FactSet … Read more

Nvidia’s data-center sales likely to eclipse gaming — that might not be a good thing

Nvidia Corp.’s data-center sales are expected to edge out its gaming sales in fiscal first-quarter results, as demand from server farms remains high and gaming interest has subsided from rabid levels earlier in the COVID-19 pandemic. Nvidia NVDA, -2.51% is scheduled to report financial results after the closing bell on Wednesday. Analysts surveyed by FactSet … Read more

Ms. Pac-Man clears path to World Video Game Hall of Fame | Entertainment

ROCHESTER, NY — More than 40 years after blazing a trail for female video game characters, “Ms. Pac-Man” was inducted May 5 into the World Video Game Hall of Fame, along with “Dance Dance Revolution,” “The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time” and Sid Meier’s “Civilization.” The Hall of Fame considers electronic games of all … Read more

Chicago picks Bally’s and riverfront location for $1.7 billion–plus in-town casino

Chicago has picked Bally’s BALY, -0.93% To develop and operate the city’s first in-town casino, Mayor Lori Lightfoot announced late Thursday, saying Bally’s was alone among the rival bidders in having secured an agreement with organized labor and had made the strongest financial offer to the city, including an upfront payment of $40 million. The … Read more

5 gorgeous spots to get a beach condo with ocean views for $300K or less (psst: Hawaii isn’t off the table)

Cocoa Beach, Florida Getty Images/iStockphoto Even if you are just looking into your next door neighbor’s kitchen, you’re likely to pay in the mid-six figures for a beach property today — given that the average sale price of a home in the United States was $408,100 in the last quarter of 2021. But there are … Read more

War transforms Ukrainian brothers’ gaming YouTube channel | Entertainment News

TOKYO (AP) — Starting out with funny videos and chat over Mario Kart racing games, two Ukrainian brothers have added a somber tone to their YouTube channel popular with young Japanese with updates from their country that brings the harsh realities of war closer to Japan. The Russian invasion of Ukraine began just after the … Read more

New York City to let unvaccinated athletes play home games

New York city’s mayor will announce Thursday that he’s exempting athletes and performers from the city’s vaccine mandate for private workers By MICHELLE L. PRICE Associated Press March 24, 2022, 2:21 AM • 3 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article NEW YORK — New York City’s mayor will announce Thursday that he’s … Read more

UAE sheikhdom to allow gaming as Wynn Resorts plans project

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — One of the seven sheikhdoms in the United Arab Emirates said Tuesday it will allow “gaming” while announcing a multibillion-dollar deal with Las Vegas-based giant Wynn Resorts. The announcement by Ras al-Khaimah comes after months of rumors about gambling coming to the UAE, home to skyscraper-studded Dubai and oil-rich Abu … Read more

Pro Tekken player Tanukana released from Cyclops Athletic Gaming eSports team following inappropriate comments about short men

Professional female Tekken player Tanukana has been terminated from Cyclops Athletic Gaming after making inappropriate comments during a live stream. The Osaka eSports organization have released a statement confirming the cancellation of Tanukana’s sponsorship contract effective today. According to Cyclops, the competitor made inappropriate and discriminatory remarks during a live stream on February 15, which … Read more