Month: May 2017

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News

‘Pokemon Go’ is Punishing Cheaters in Creative New Ways

Ever since Pokemon Go was released last Summer, there’s been a debate about what constitutes “cheating.” The online communities of Reddit and The Silph Road seem to have agreed that using third party maps is not cheating, but using any kind of GPS spoofing technology to “jump” to gyms and rare spawns is playing unfair, along with using multiple accounts. Of course, many of those third-party tracking apps use bot accounts to scan for nearby Pokemon. read more

Wrestling

Matt Riddle: “Wrestling Headshots Are Reckless and Unnecessary”

Matt Riddle may be the “King of Bros” in a wrestling ring, but the indy sensation also has experience in some real fights — he has a 8-3-(2) record as a professional MMA fighter, mostly as a member of the UFC. His cross-over success in both sports makes him perfectly qualified to talk about the differences between the scripted nature of pro wrestling and the very real nature of MMA, especially when it comes to head injuries, which is a hotly debated topic in every sport that involves physical contact. read more

Braun Strowman Injury Update — It’s Bad News
Wrestling

Braun Strowman Injury Update — It’s Bad News

Aww man, this is awful news.

Just as Braun Strowman was really getting over as an unstoppable monster on Raw, an elbow injury forced him out of action for what the WWE originally said would be somewhere between four-to-eight weeks. That was a bummer, but at least the beastly force of nature would be back sooner rather than later, likely in time for a big match at SummerSlam. read more

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343 Is Not Making ‘Halo 3 Anniversary’ After All

With Halo 3 celebrating its 10th anniversary later this year, many had suspected that Microsoft was preparing to release an anniversary edition of the game to coincide with the milestone. After all, both Halo: Combat Evolved and Halo 2 received special editions on their 10 year marks, so it was only natural to assume that Halo 3 would get the same treatment. Unfortunately, it looks like that won’t be the case. read more