Tuesday, 29 Sep 2020

Games

Data startup PandaScore raises €5 million Series A funding – Esports Insider

PandaScore, a French startup focused on artificial intelligence-driven statistics and odds data, announced today that it has raised €5M (£4.55 million) in a Series A funding round. The round was led by French VC firm Serena alongside esports and gaming investment firm and Team Liquid owner, aXiomatic Gaming. VC firms Alven and KB Partners also […]

Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare/Warzone Season 6 Adds More PS4 Exclusive Content

The partnership between Sony and Activision for Call of Duty continues with Modern Warfare and Warzone, and now it’s been confirmed that the Season 6 update includes even more exclusive content for PS4 owners. Writing on the PlayStation Blog, Activision laid out all of this content, beginning with a new map for the Spec Ops […]

Facebook open-sources RAG, an AI model that retrieves documents to answer questions

Facebook and AI startup Hugging Face today open-sourced Retrieval Augmented Generation (RAG), a natural language processing model that finds and interprets contextual information to complete a range of tasks. Facebook says that RAG can be tuned to attain state-of-the-art results by altering or supplementing its internal knowledge on the fly, enabling researchers to control what […]

CS:GO Coaching-Bug: ESIC kündigt Sanktionen gegen 37 Coaches an

Nach einer eingehenden Untersuchung zum Thema CS:GO Coaching-Bug durch die Esports Integrity Commission (ESIC) scheint es, als gäbe es mehr Betrugsfälle als bisher erwartet. Die ESIC kündigt Sanktionen gegen insgesamt 37 CS:GO-Trainer an. Seit Ende August ist der Exploit in der CS:GO Community bekannt und führte bereits dazu, dass sich einige Trainer zum Missbrauch des […]

Hearthstone’s new three-week event has quests and a Hunter origin story

Hearthstone’s new patch has a lot of smaller pieces of content that add up to some pretty hefty changes. This is the Masquerade Ball event where Rexxar is getting his own entry in the Book of Heroes, so Hearthstone players can learn the Hunter’s backstory. Tavern Brawls and Arena During the Masquerade Ball, players will […]

ESIC uncovered 96 instances of CS:GO bug exploited in investigation

The Esports Integrity Commission (ESIC) updated their ongoing investigation regarding the CS:GO spectator bug discovered in August. They have so far reviewed 20% of the 99,650 game demos that ESEA and HLTV provided. These demos date all the way back to 2016. In just this 20% of the demos, they found 96 instances of teams deliberately exploiting […]

Here's Everything We Know About Call Of Duty Season 6

Season 6 of Call of Duty starts today at 11 PM PT and this latest update is jam-packed with new features. A new trailer teased what’s to come, but for those eager to know it all, here’s everything you need to know about what’s coming to Modern Warfare and Warzone. Story To set the scene […]

Fortnite Fishing Guide: How To Consume A Legendary Fish (Week 6)

Fortnite’s Week 6 challenges include a special fishing task. Players will have to consume a Legendary Fish in one of the game’s many modes. This guide will help you find the best way to get the right fishing gear and find the right fishing spot so you can catch a Legendary fish quickly. This challenge […]