Pushing the Boundaries: Immigration and Esports

Pushing the Boundaries: Immigration and Esports
Image: Valda Kalnina/Epa/REX/ShutterstockEsports pros in the Finnish military are going to start getting the same privileges that traditional sports athletes do, the Finnish Esports Federation announced today. In Finland, males are required to enter the military service for roughly six months or a year before they're 30 years old, according to Finnish news site Yle.  Top-level athletes are given special privileges, including extra time off and unique training. Those same privileges are going to be given to esports athletes

Photos Of Sterling K. Brown And His Wife Prove They’re So In Love

Photos Of Sterling K. Brown And His Wife Prove They’re So In Love
star Sterling K. Brown and his wife are real-life relationship goals. Brown is currently enjoying the ride of his life professionally, but it looks like his personal life is pretty damn amazing, too. Look no further than all the photos of Sterling K. Brown and his wife. Brown and his wife, Ryan Michelle Bathe, look like they're so in love and supportive of each others' careers. Their story starts way back when they were both freshmen at Stanford University

Rinder rejects same-sex Strictly pairs

Rinder rejects same-sex Strictly pairs
Image caption The judge turned TV personality danced with Oksana Platero last year The Reverend Richard Coles, another of this year's celebrity hopefuls, said he would be happy to dance with a man.Judge Craig Revel Horwood, meanwhile, has said there will "probably" be same-sex couples on next year's edition.According to Robert Rinder, however, a contestant's dance partner on Strictly should have nothing to do with sexual orientation.The criminal barrister turned daytime TV personality, who married his partner Seth Cummings

Geese, nature’s conniving feather-jerks, are the stars of this ridiculous 2018 game

Geese, nature’s conniving feather-jerks, are the stars of this ridiculous 2018 game
I am so very here for a game that lets you commandeer a goose whose only purpose in life is to be a total shit. That's what you're getting in "Untitled Goose Game," which is coming in 2018 from House House. An extended trailer highlights the various ways your plucky, little waterfowl can cause trouble. Your goose appears to be charged with hassling unsuspecting humans. In the trailer, the target is a groundskeeper and your goals include "get the

This is the sports streaming service you’ve been waiting for

This is the sports streaming service you’ve been waiting for
ways to watch ESPN without cableFuboTV is a streaming cable replacement service much like Sling TV. You pay a flat rate for streaming access to a set of TV channels, commercials and all. While Sling TV tries to recreate the standard American cable package, FuboTV is decidedly focused on sports, specifically soccer. In addition to its extensive sports options, FuboTV offers a range of popular non-sports related channels. FuboTV has three tiers of pricing, plus additional channel packages that

The 20 best Apple TV apps for your living room

The 20 best Apple TV apps for your living room
Buying an Apple TV has been one of my best home purchase decisions. It gives you access to an impressive amount of TV shows, movies, and videos, whether or not you have a cable or satellite subscription. On top of that, it turns your TV into a full-featured entertainment center. It’s easy to use, too. Now, 4K TV owners can get content optimized for all those extra pixels, too, with the recently launched Apple TV 4K. Besides a handful

The internet thinks Kevin Durant is arguing with trolls on a secret Twitter account

The internet thinks Kevin Durant is arguing with trolls on a secret Twitter account
Photo evidence of the crime, probably.Image: NBAE/Getty ImagesOnly in a news climate so ludicrous as 2017's could a storyline this farfetched seem so incredible: The internet thinks Kevin Durant is arguing with trolls on a secret Twitter account.  Yes, you heard it right the first time. The cyber sleuths of the internet are whole-heartedly convinced the NBA champion and Finals MVP Kevin Durant is wading into the annals of Twitter and Instagram to clap back at those who insult

50 facts about Radio 1 & 2 as they turn 50

50 facts about Radio 1 & 2 as they turn 50
1. The first voice on Radio 1 was Tony Blackburn, right? Wrong. Shortly after 5:30am on 30 September, broadcaster Paul Hollingdale was at the helm, with his Breakfast Special show broadcast simultaneously on both stations. 2. The opening announcement was not what you'd call dynamic... Image caption The Radio 1 Roadshow in 1987, with pop stars Pepsi and Shirley alongside shorts enthusiasts "Ooh" Gary Davies and Mike Read 16. Between 1967 and 2004, John Peel brought more than 2,000

This Company Says Its Software Can Pick Soccer Stars

This Company Says Its Software Can Pick Soccer Stars
About a decade ago, when Eric Castien was writing a history of Real Madrid soccer stars, he asked scouts and coaches what defined the greats. “They all pointed to their head and said, ‘It’s in between the ears, something complex, maybe even magic,’ ” the Dutch journalist and entrepreneur recalls. Could they be more specific? Not really.Castien went looking. In 2012 he met Ilja Sligte, an assistant professor at the University of Amsterdam and a rising star in cognitive neuroscience.

Get schwifty like nobody’s watching with this list of the best ‘Rick and Morty’ merch on the internet

Get schwifty like nobody’s watching with this list of the best ‘Rick and Morty’ merch on the internet
Image: MonopolyIf you missed the Rick and Morty merch truck on its cross-country tour and are dying for some sick show related goodies, don’t freak — it’s all taken care of. We know our fellow fans want unique merch as much as Rick wants that Mulan Szechuan McNugget Sauce, so we went on a mission to compile a list of the best Rick and Morty swag out there. No more need to carry around pickles with faces drawn on