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The Hidden Labor Behind EA NCAA Football

The Hidden Labor Behind EA NCAA Football

Sports videogame writers heave a collective sigh of lament. “NCAA Football 15 would’ve come out this week.” The response has been pretty standard so far: they are saddened that one...
Published on: Jul 10 2014
By: Abe Stein
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Lifelike Scoreboards (part 1)

Lifelike Scoreboards (part 1)

Last week, some long-lost film footage from the 1919 World Series was released online. For those who know or remember, the 1919 World Series is infamous for having been thrown by members of the White...
Published on: May 08 2014
By: Abe Stein
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eSports Tipping Point

eSports Tipping Point

The Tipping Point, by Malcolm Gladwell Malcom Gladwell’s The Tipping Point can be rightly credited with advancing the idea of virality and stickiness of media. The structural metaphor still carries...
Published on: Apr 17 2014
By: Abe Stein
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