Google Services Disrupted on Monday by Internet Traffic Hijack

An internet diversion that rerouted data traffic through Russia and China disrupted several Google services on Monday, including search and cloud-hosting services. Service interruptions lasted for nearly two hours and ended about 5:30pm EST (4am IST), network service companies said. In addition to Russian and Chinese telecommunications companies, a Nigerian internet provider was also involved. Google confirmedRead More

Optic Gaming’s ‘Forsaken’ Ban Similar Punishment to Doping in Traditional Sports

In the aftermath of Optic Gaming pro player Nikhil ‘Forsaken’ Kumawat caught cheating at the Extremesland 2018 Asia Finals, the E-sports Integrity Coalition (ESIC) gave the player a five year ban, which to some, seemed lenient given the offence. At the time, the authority claimed this was in-line with punishments meted out in traditional sports. Gadgets 360Read More