A vulnerability in Valve's Source SDK, however, could have allowed someone to compromise your system by killing you in a game like "Team Fortress 2" or "Counter Strike: Global Offensive."
We’ve seen esports coverage head to plenty of traditional sports networks, including TBS (which has done Counterstrike: Global Offensive and Street Fighter V with its ELEAGUE), ESPN (most recently, Street Fighter V) and college networks...Show More Summary
Back in September, the Philadelphia 76ers bought Team Dignitas -- an established esports organization with teams across League of Legends, Counter-Strike: Global Offensive and Heroes of the Storm -- making it the first North American sports franchise to plant a flag in the world of professional gaming. Show More Summary
Every year, Valve holds a special event for Counter-Strike: Global Offensive that allows community map makers to get some recognition. These take the form of "Operation" X and have seen major alterations to the core Counter-Strike gameplay along with a plethora of new maps. Show More Summary
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You hear a lot about Overwatch and Counter-Strike: Global Offensive in esports, but Ubisoft has a shooter of its own that has attracted pro gamers. The French publisher today released a short documentary on a recent Rainbow Six Siege tournament, the Six Invitational, that took place in Montreal in February. You can watch it above. Siege […]
Gaming and eSports have definitely hit the mainstream media. In fact, you can find FIFA tournaments live on ESPN and TBS is hyping Counter Strike: Global Offensive games as if they were championship boxing events. With Twitter and Sony already jumping into the lucrative industry, it was only a matter of time before Facebook joined the fray. Show More Summary
Authored by Joey Clark via TheAntiMedia.org, I can forgive a man who loses his temper, but to lose one’s temperance lock, stock, and barrel? That is a damnable offense. Without a sense of moderation, even the most courageous and prudent...Show More Summary
By Dustin Volz WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A global cyber attack on Friday renewed concerns about whether the U.S. National Security Agency and other countries' intelligence services too often hoard software vulnerabilities for offensive purposes, rather than quickly alerting technology companies to such flaws. Show More Summary
?There was a time when the offensive term “climate change denier” referred to those who directly disputed the existence of global warming. Now, the term is affixed to anyone who doesn’t promote the radical policy demands of climate alarmists.
On Monday, a legally blind and deaf Counter-Strike: Global Offensive player was bullied off a match. In response, the CSGO community rallied around him. Read more...
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Plenty of Counter-Strike: Global Offensive news came out of the recent Chinese launch event. Counter-Strike: Global Offensive is officially launching in China. As part of a presentation hosted in the country this week, a number of key details about the game’s future were shared. As reported by PCGamesN, the launch event confirmed that Counter-Strike: Global […]
Turner and IMG’s ELEAGUE found some success with broadcasts of Counterstrike: Global Offensive in seasons one and two, but their next big eSports event is in a different genre entirely; fighting games, specifically Street Fighter V.Show More Summary
Google makes tens of billions of dollars per year in ad sales. This week it's facing a global crisis after some of the world's biggest advertisers halted their spending after concerns that their ads are running next to offensive content, including videos promoting terror and anti-Semitism. Wired editor-at-large Jason Tanz joins "CBS This Morning: Saturday" to discuss the issue.
Chinese officials are casting themselves to top American executives as champions of globalization at a time when the U.S. is expected to retreat from free trade under the Trump administration.
On Friday, a division of a global marketing group with a digital budget of more than $200 million put its dealings with Google on "pause," citing recent controversies.
If you've ever watched Counter-Strike: Global Offensive played competitively and wished you could rattle off one-taps and throw perfect nades like the pros, check out this new tool that might help you do just that. Boomeo features various modules that simulate common scenarios in the game and let you plug away at them. Show More Summary
A new map and some weapon skins have been added to Counter-Strike: Global Offensive. The Canals map in CS:GO is based on real-world environments with each area having its own architectural style and gameplay. Part of it, the CT area, is wide open while the T-controlled territory is a “crescent of smaller spaces” with multiple […]
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive may be five years old, but it lives on through a huge multiplayer and eSports audience. Valve has continued to religiously update the game, with the latest patch adding a new map based on the Italian city of Venice. Canals has two tourist areas under attack by Phoenix terrorists and Seal Team 6 is responding. Show More Summary