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THE ONSLAUGHT CONTINUES
https://kotaku.com/epic-acquires-rocket-league-developer-psyonix-1834454038
What does it MEAN
https://www.theverge.com/2019/5/2/18527171/epic-games-rocket-league-psyonix-acquisition-exclusivity-deal-valve-steam
Staying on Steam
https://www.rocketleague.com/news/psyonix-is-joining-the-epic-family-/
Good for RL eSports:

How Epic Games Can Turbo-Charge Rocket League Esports


extra broll https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M7AItRvANss

NO CHEATERS AT THE APEX
https://www.engadget.com/2019/05/03/apex-legends-blocked-cheater-accounts/
https://www.ea.com/games/apex-legends/news/anti-cheat-developer-update-may-2019
https://www.slashgear.com/apex-legends-isnt-pulling-punches-with-cheating-bans-03575459/
extra broll https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aOdTqvcEaZ8

FACE-BUCKS
https://www.cnet.com/news/facebooks-reportedly-recruiting-for-a-cryptocurrency-based-payments-service/
https://www.marketwatch.com/story/in-a-world-of-oversharing-heres-where-most-people-draw-the-line-on-facebook-2018-04-02?mod=personal-finance
They need help from the feds
https://www.washingtonpost.com/technology/2019/05/03/facebook-has-told-federal-investigators-its-open-heightened-oversight-its-privacy-practices/?noredirect=on&utm_term=.e452b91baf01

QUICK BITS

LEAKY PIXELS
https://www.androidpolice.com/2019/05/02/whoops-looks-like-best-buy-already-put-out-some-pixel-3a-xls/

THE DUTY TO REP ONE’S CITY

Activision Blizzard has five franchises lined up for its new Call of Duty esports league

MORE SQUISHY BALLS IN VR
https://hexus.net/tech/news/peripherals/130181-microsoft-researchers-develop-torc-rich-haptic-feedback/

NOT SO PREMIUM ANYMORE
https://www.engadget.com/2019/05/03/youtube-premium-originals-ad-supported-shows/

WON’T SOMEONE THINK OF THE RETRO GAMES
https://arstechnica.com/gaming/2019/05/the-streaming-service-that-wants-to-save-the-retro-gaming-biz-from-piracy/