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The first Fortnite World Cup with $100 million in prize money is happening in 2019

Epic Games announced more details about its e-sports plans for Fortnite, revealing today during its live celebrity-streamer ProAm tournament in Los Angeles during E3 that the competitions will all be part of what’s called the Fortnite World Cup. The prize pool, first announced earlier this year, will be $ 100 million. It will be spread out over a number of different “organized events, online events, and major organized competitions all over the world,” reads the devel…
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How to Make Money Vlogging: It’s Easier Than You Think

When you invest time and money in vlogging equipment and video, you are probably interested in monetizing – in creating a steady stream of income from your vlog.

From full-time gamers to stay-at-home moms, this is the dream! But how do you get started, and where is all that money supposed to come from? Here are the to things you need to know about making money from a vlog.

Related: Top YouTuber’s and Their Equipment

Let’s Do Some Math

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You can now use Google Assistant to send and request money through Google Pay

Being able to quickly send or receive money is a must-have feature these days for a lot of people, and now Google Assistant users can do just that.

Today Google announced that Google Assistant supports not only sending money to friends and contacts using Google Pay, but also supports requesting money. It’s all free, and Google also confirmed it works for Android and iOS users. It will also be available on Google Home smart speakers in the coming months.

Getting it to work is pretty straightforward. Just say something like “Hey Google, request $ 10 from Jerry for the movie tickets last night”, or “Hey, Google, send Jeff $ 10 for the beers last night&#822…
Android and Me

Google will start earning even more money from your shopping searches


Google already earns revenue when you search for anything using its service and see ads, but it’s now turning shoppers’ queries into an even bigger money-spinner. Reuters reports that the company is partnering with major retailers like Target Walmart, Home Depot, and Costco to let them list their products in search results when you enter a query like, “Where can I buy this?” The move to launch a partnership program arose from the millions of image searches people conducted using Google’s engine, which included pictures of products and questions about how to…
The Next Web

US blocks sale of money transfer service MoneyGram to Alibaba’s Ant Financial; Ant Financial will pay a $30M termination fee for the deal breakup (Anita Balakrishnan/CNBC)

Anita Balakrishnan / CNBC:
US blocks sale of money transfer service MoneyGram to Alibaba’s Ant Financial; Ant Financial will pay a $ 30M termination fee for the deal breakup  —  – The U.S. government failed to approve a multimillion-dollar merger between MoneyGram and Ant Financial, an affiliate of Alibaba.


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Cheap laptops: the 10 best budget laptops that (very little) money can buy

Maybe you’re sick of lugging around a MacBook with a broken screen. After all, replacing an Apple laptop would set you back nearly a grand and a half, if not more. Maybe the Windows laptop or Chromebook you have right now has run its course.

Whatever the case, you don’t need to resort to a laptop that looks or feels cheap for it to be low in cost. The best cheap laptops are here, and they’re all perfectly competent. Sure, they make compromises, but only in areas that you won’t notice.

For our readers who care more about strong reliability and long battery life than high screen resolutions and powerful processors, we've found the 10 best cheap l…
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A Roku IPO problem: Netflix and YouTube are huge on Roku, but they don’t make Roku any money (Peter Kafka/Recode)

Peter Kafka / Recode:
A Roku IPO problem: Netflix and YouTube are huge on Roku, but they don’t make Roku any money  —  The streaming video box company wants to be a streaming video services company.  But someone has to pay them for that.  —  Roku has spent the last few years fighting for your living room …


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Skype’s new Send Money PayPal feature doesn’t support Windows Mobile

Skype is undoubtedly one of the most sought after platform for video calls and messaging. It has been around for several years and Microsoft has been adding new features slowly but steadily. The latest feature to make it to the Skype is the PayPal transfer. Yes, starting from now one can directly send money to […]

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