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Jefferies: Activision esports set to go big

Jefferies: Activision esports set to go big

Teams have been bought in Boston , New York, Los Angeles , Miami, San Francisco , Shanghai and Seoul for what is being touted as the first eSports league with teams rooted in cities. Cash grab or not, an established competition like Overwatch League will clearly have a huge impact on how people watch and perceive eSports on a global scale.


Raymond James Upgrades Rating On Fastenal Company (FAST) To

Raymond James Upgrades Rating On Fastenal Company (FAST) To "Strong Buy"

Integrated Investment Consultants LLC raised its position in shares of Fastenal Company by 6.1% in the first quarter. Waddell & Reed Financial Inc. now owns 4,126,373 shares of the company's stock worth $212,509,000 after buying an additional 104,132 shares in the last quarter.


Nasa spot 75000-mile-wide HOLE on the sun

Nasa spot 75000-mile-wide HOLE on the sun

Nasa has spotted a large black dot on the surface of the sun which is 74,560 miles wide - nearly 11 times larger than Earth's diameter. The agency said in a statement, "This sunspot is the first to appear after the sun was spotless for two days, and it is the only sunspot group at this moment".


New Nintendo 3DS Production Ends In Japan

New Nintendo 3DS Production Ends In Japan

Nintendo has announced it is ending production of its New Nintendo 3DS system with immediate effect. It seems like Nintendo always announces the end of production for its hardware in the most obscure way possible. The New Nintendo 3DS and New Nintendo 3DS XL remain available outside of Japan. The New Nintendo 3DS LL has not had its production canceled overseas, or at least has not had its product page updated in the same way the standard New Nintendo 3DS has.


Giant iceberg splits from Antarctic

Giant iceberg splits from Antarctic

He also said the break off is a naturally occurring phenomenon, with big ice-shelves like the one it was attached to naturally loosing icebergs every so often due to massive build up over time . "Some of the ice may remain in the area for decades, while parts of the iceberg may drift north into warmer waters", he added. "And that's what caused the rift to gradually grow ...


Naby Keita will have to force through move to Liverpool now

Naby Keita will have to force through move to Liverpool now

Widespread reports on Thursday morning claimed the Bundesliga side had reiterated their stance that Keita won't be leaving the Red Bull Arena this summer. If the Anfield club made their bid after they were told Keita is off limits, this may prove to be a balance-shifting development. Leipzig's sporting director Ralf Rangnick is refusing to entertain selling any of the club's best players, of which the 22-year-old is widely considered to be one.