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‘League of Legends’ creator Riot Games buys Seattle-area office for $114.1M, will employ 400

Dec 16, 2021

(Riot Games Image) The creators of the computer game League of Legends have acquired a 156,000 square-foot office near Seattle in Mercer Island, Wash. Riot Games confirmed to GeekWire that it paid $114.1 million for the Mercer Park Workplace office building, its fourth U.S. hub. The new Seattle-area office will eventually be a “world-class facility” for Riot, which maintains more than 20 branch offices around the world in addition to its headquarters in Los Angeles. Riot plans to hire ...read more

Water With Alkaline… What Is It And HOW Do You Get It? (Buying Guide)

Dec 16, 2021

Last Updated on November 24, 2021 I’m struggling to understand why there are so many Google searches for the term “water with alkaline”? To my knowledge there is no such thing as “water with alkaline” but there is “alkaline water”. This is because you can’t add alkaline to water, but you can change it to become more alkaline. You can take any water substance and change its pH so that it becomes alkaline water. Trying to get and consume more alkaline water is worthwhi ...read more

Best USB microphones for streaming: Upgrade your stream with high-quality audio

Dec 16, 2021

Rob Schultz / IDG Whether you’re streaming games to Twitch, YouTube, or another platform, your audience needs to hear you clearly over the gameplay. (The same holds true if you’re holding live chat sessions or talking with your viewers as you work on a project.) And unfortunately, microphones built into laptops, webcams, and even headsets just don’t sound as good compared to a full-size microphone sitting close to your mouth. The good news is you don’t have to spend a l ...read more

What Are the Different Types of Oats? [ Quick List ]

Dec 16, 2021

This article is written by: Personalize this article! Select the topics you want to read about! Read the whole article What types of oats are there? What are the benefits of eating oats daily? What are the healthiest types of oats? In the past few years, oats have become a preferred food for a healthy and balanced diet. Now, many brands incorporate oats in their products to create healthier versions of processed and packaged foods like (oat) cookies, (oat) cereals, (oat) pro ...read more

English keeper's joy turns to agony on day one

Dec 16, 2021

Cricket, especially Test cricket, is a game of moments — a split second can have repercussions for two or three days down the line. Nobody knows that more than Jos Buttler right now, who, just a couple of hours after taking an absolute screamer, suffered a sad reversal of fortunes. Ben Stokes dug a shorter but slower delivery to Marnus Labuschagne who mistimed a pull shot, ballooning up off his glove and back towards the head of the English wicketkeeper — who put it down. LIVE UPDATES: Au ...read more

Karolina Pliskova Out of 2022 Australian Open

Dec 16, 2021

World number #4 Karolina Pliskova has been forced to withdraw from the 2022 Australian Open following a recent injury she picked up. Having made her first Grand Slam appearance in 2010, the Czech female tennis player has been in the form of her life and she won’t be too pleased with missing out on the first Grand Slam of the year, scheduled to take place next month down under. Pliskova has been doing brilliantly for herself of late, reaching the final and quarter final in the last two Gr ...read more

Gautam Bali Biography: Vestige CEO, Net worth (2021)

Dec 16, 2021

In this blog post, I am going to introduce to you Mr. Gautam Bali who is the founder and one of the most popular leaders of Vestige Marketing Company and one of the top MLM leaders in India . Mr. Gautam Bali is the Managing Director and CEO of Vestige Marketing Pvt. Ltd. Company which is one of the Top MLM Companies in India . In addition, Gautam Bali is also the director of 20 more Direct Selling companies. If you are an Associate of Vestige Marketing or any other company, want to ...read more

GeekWire Podcast: We assess the AWS outage, take an AI quiz, and try Amazon’s Halo View

Dec 16, 2021

This week on the GeekWire Podcast: Is the world relying too much on Amazon Web Services? We take stock of the fallout from the big AWS outage (which was the subject of a detailed explanation from the company Friday afternoon, after we recorded). Plus, what’s your AI IQ? We test our own artificial intelligence literacy in a new online quiz from the Allen Institute for Artificial Intelligence in Seattle. Read more in this story by our colleague Alan Boyle. And finally, we try on ...read more

Barclays taps HPE GreenLake to host its private cloud

Dec 16, 2021

Barclays has chosen HPE to host its global private cloud platform, the technology giant said Thursday, giving it another major customer win for its GreenLake "everything as-a-service" platform.  The bank will use GreenLake to host thousands of apps and more than 100,000 workloads -- including virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI), SQL databases, Windows server and Linux -- across Barclays' strategic hubs in the UK, USA and Asia. Barcklays has adopted a hybrid multi-cloud strategy aimed at creat ...read more

The best USB-C monitors for 2021

Dec 16, 2021

The amazingly versatile USB-C port is more necessary than it’s ever been. From battery charging to ultra-fast data transfers, we’ve gotten used to USB-C, and it has become important to find accessories that include USB-C connectivity. Even some of the best monitors have been a little slow to jump on the USB-C bandwagon, but there are now a number of strong options on the market. After hundreds of monitor reviews, our top USB-C pick is the affordable Dell 27 Ultrathin — although we also ha ...read more