Students at the Lanxiang Technical School in China spend half the time of their first year playing and mastering popular eSport video games. This forms part of a paid three-year course in eSports.
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The Venezuelan state-sponsored cryptocurrency, the Petro, will be offered in a pre-sale to investors tomorrow. The Petro is an attempt for the country to try and deal with various economic woes.
Meow-Ludo Disco Gamma Meow-Meow, his legal name, embedded the chip of his transit card under his skin. His local transport authority has now deactivated it on the grounds that it was tampered with.
The London Assembly Transport Committee has outlined ideas for the city's authorities to implement so that emerging transport tech is used in the best possible way and to avoid clashes with companies.
Apple is investigating an incident wherein one of the earphones in a pair of its AirPods began to emit white smoke while being used by a man at gym. Apparently one of the earphones then exploded.
SpaceX's Falcon Heavy, currently the world's most powerful rocket, has successfully completed its maiden test flight. The rocket delivered its unique payload, Elon Musk's car, into space.
Bitcoin experienced a notable dip in prices today, dropping 12% to $8000. Other cryptocurrencies have had even harsher drops as they all face a myriad of challenges and uneasiness from investors.
KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, whose predictions on iPhone releases are often correct, has released his latest report on the three iPhones that he believes will come out later in 2018.
The current boundary of how big a battle you can have on Eve Online may just have been reached. As the game's systems and servers failed to effectively coordinate 12,000 pilots involved in fights.
A Tesla Model S crashed into the back of a fire truck, the driver of the car claims it was in Autopilot mode. Meanwhile GM claims that its self-driving car was not to blame for another incident.
Speculation surrounds what DJI might unveil on the 23rd. Some believe that it will be a fixed-wing drone or maybe a racing drone, another theory is that a DJI Mavic Air is on the cards.
BT has revealed two new Ultrafast Fiber packages, the costlier deal puts the ceiling for the internet connection at 314 Mbps and both deals guarantee 100 Mbps connections even at peak times.
The Falcon Heavy is finally on the launchpad at Cape Canaveral. SpaceX's biggest rocket yet has some final engine tests to do before it can blast off, sending Musk's car on a billion year long orbit.
SecondHands is an EU-funded robot that is being developed to assist with menial and laborious jobs. The online supermarket Ocado will be seeing how best it can help its technicians in its warehouses.
GM has said it can already roll out its electric and driverless Cruise AV in 7 states in the USA. The company believes it can overcome any other final and federal legal hurdles by 2019.