The future of events: How industry conferences and big gatherings will work after the pandemic

The future of events: How industry conferences and big gatherings will work after the pandemic

Merging physical and digital: A crowd at The International, Valve’s Dota 2 eSports tournament in Seattle in 2017, three years before the pandemic. (GeekWire file photo / Kevin Lisota) The …

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Analysis: Video game spending is setting records, but can the industry meet increasing demand?

Analysis: Video game spending is setting records, but can the industry meet increasing demand?

The first full year of the pandemic caused a significant surge in video game exposure that continues to this day. (NPD group diagram) Last month, American consumers spent $ 5.6 …

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Smart home startup Deako raises $12.5M, says its light switches are becoming ‘industry standard’

Smart home startup Deako raises $12.5M, says its light switches are becoming ‘industry standard’

With the plug-and-play light switches from Deako, builders and homeowners can easily exchange remote-controlled high-tech lighting. (Deako photo) New financing: Seattle-based startup Deako Lighting raised $ 12.5 million in a …

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Warner Bros. roils game industry with patent on Nemesis gameplay mechanic by Kirkland’s Monolith

Warner Bros. roils game industry with patent on Nemesis gameplay mechanic by Kirkland’s Monolith

Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor. (WB press picture) Analysis: Warner Brothers has received a US patent for the Nemesis system, the signature mechanics of two successful video games in the universe …

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