HyperX to Release Gaming Headset for PS4

Designed to support PlayStation 4 (PS4) users with audio and gameplay, accessory-making company HyperX is slated to release a PS4-geared version of its Cloud gaming headset, this on August 13 at Best Buy and Amazon. The gaming headset is under the company’s Cloud brand and is officially licensed by Sony. It boasts a special blue […].....»»

Category: newsSource: metrocebu metrocebuAug 11th, 2018

HyperX now shipping the best budget gaming headset

HyperX, a division of Kingston Technology, now have the solution for it, solidifying its commitment to creating quality.....»»

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NBA 2K League announces four new teams for 2018 season

NBA 2K League press release NEW YORK – The NBA 2K League announced today that affiliates of four National Basketball Association (NBA) teams – the Atlanta Hawks, Brooklyn Nets, Los Angeles Lakers and Minnesota Timberwolves – will join the league for its second season, bringing the total number of NBA 2K League teams from 17 to 21. “Welcoming these four world-class organizations and their passionate fanbases to the NBA 2K League is an exciting moment not only for the league, but for the entire 2K community,” said NBA 2K League Managing Director Brendan Donohue. “From their innovative spirit to their global reach, we know each of these teams will be a tremendous addition, and we are thrilled that this growth offers the opportunity for new players, coaches and support staff to join the league.” The league’s inaugural season tipped off in May 2018 and features the best 102 NBA 2K players in the world competing on 17 teams. The 17-week season includes weekly matchups, three in-season tournaments and will culminate with the NBA 2K League Playoffs, which begin this Friday, Aug. 17 at 6 pm ET (Saturday, August 18, PHL time). The first NBA 2K League Finals will be held on Saturday, Aug. 25 at 4 pm ET (Sunday, August 26, PHL time). All competition is streamed live on Twitch and takes place from the NBA 2K League Studio Powered by Intel in New York City. The original 17 NBA 2K League teams are 76ers GC, Blazer5 Gaming, Bucks Gaming, Celtics Crossover Gaming, Cavs Legion GC, Grizz Gaming, Heat Check Gaming, Jazz Gaming, Kings Guard Gaming, Knicks Gaming, Magic Gaming, Mavs Gaming, Pacers Gaming, Pistons GT, Raptors Uprising GC, Warriors Gaming Squad, and Wizards District Gaming. For more information about the NBA 2K League, visit and follow @NBA2KLeague on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram......»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsAug 15th, 2018

NBA 2K League announces 'The Ticket' schedule

NBA 2K League press release NEW YORK – The NBA 2K League announced today the game schedule for its third and final tournament of the season, “THE TICKET”, scheduled for July 12-14 (July 13-15, PHL time). Streaming live on Twitch, all games take place from the NBA 2K League Studio Powered by Intel in New York City. The single-elimination tournament begins on Thursday, July 12 at 6 p.m. (Friday, July 13, 6am, PHL time) with a play-in game for the 16th and 17th seeds, which will be followed by games featuring the 1st -15th seeds and winner of the play-in game. Overall, the tournament will feature five games on Thursday (Friday, PHL time), four games on Friday (Saturday, PHL time) and seven games on Saturday (Sunday, PHL time), culminating in the championship game at 7 p.m. ET (7am, PHL time). Seeding was determined by a team’s performance during the four weeks of regular-season games preceding “THE TICKET.” The winner of “THE TICKET” will be guaranteed a playoff spot. In addition, the winning team will receive half of the $150,000 prize pool, with the remainder being awarded to the second to eighth place teams (first place - $75,600; second place - $24,800; third and fourth place - $12,800; fifth-eighth place - $6,000). In addition to a playoff berth and prize money, the winner will acquire a coveted steel champion banner – with the goal of collecting all three banners that link together to form THE BANNER CHAIN. 76ers GC and Blazer5 Gaming each have a portion of THE BANNER CHAIN by winning the THE TIPOFF and THE TURN, respectively. Following THE TICKET, there will be four weeks of regular season remaining for teams to secure their place in the postseason before playoffs begin on Aug. 17 (Aug. 18, PHL time). The playoffs run for two weeks, and the seven teams with the best regular-season records and the winner of the final tournament are guaranteed playoff spots. If the tournament winner has one of the league’s top eight records, then the top eight teams will make the playoffs. (Times below are in EST).....»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsJul 12th, 2018

Stephen Curry signs broad production deal with Sony Pictures

LAS VEGAS (AP) — NBA star Stephen Curry is heading to Hollywood in a big way. Sony Pictures Entertainment announced Monday (Tuesday, PHL time) that it has struck a deal with the Golden State Warriors All-Star guard to produce television, film and possibly gaming projects. A press release states Curry and the company he has co-founded, Unanimous Media, will have their production headquarters on the Sony backlot in Culver City, California. The projects developed by Curry’s company will focus on family, faith, and sports themes. No specific projects were announced Monday (Tuesday, PHL time), but Curry says in a statement he wants to use the deal “to affect the world positively.” Curry and the Warriors have a 3-1 lead in their first round playoff series against the San Antonio Spurs......»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsApr 23rd, 2018

Senate committee probes plan to build casino resort in Boracay

THE Senate Committee on Environment and Natural Resources will hold another hearing on Boracay and a plan to build a $500-million integrated casino resort on the island by a Macau-based company. The Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corporation (Pagcor) on Wednesday release a provisional license to Galaxy Entertainment Group Ltd. and its local partner Leisure & Resorts World [...] The post Senate committee probes plan to build casino resort in Boracay appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsMar 23rd, 2018

28 retired CA justices to get benefits

The Supreme Court (SC) has ordered the release of P23 million in retirement gratuity differentials for 28 retired justices of the Court of Appeals (CA)......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated News12 hr. 25 min. ago

SC to DBM: Release gratuity pay, allowances of retired CA justices

MANILA, Philippines – The Supreme Court (SC) ordered the Department of Budget and Management to release the additional retirement gratuities of 28 retired Court of Appeals (CA) justices, amounting to P23 million. The SC sided with the Association of Retired Court of Appeals Justices, which filed a petition in 2011 ........»»

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Janet Jackson, Daddy Yankee release new song

NEW YORK — Janet Jackson’s fans were so energetic at an event Friday for her new single that one fan chimed in so the icon could speak without interruption. “Everybody, be quiet. We can’t hear her,” a girl yelled, as Jackson and the rest of the packed room at Samsung 837 in New York burst […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsAug 18th, 2018

Bustos Dam water release aggravates Bulacan flooding

The continuous release of water from Bustos Dam is aggravating flooding in several towns in Bulacan, according to local officials......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 18th, 2018

Police release lawyers arrested in Makati bar raid

MANILA, Philippines (UPDATED) – The 3 lawyers arrested after the raid at the Time in Manila bar in Makati have been released from police custody on Friday, August 17. They walked out of the Makati City police station at past 8 pm after securing a release order from the prosecutor's office. They are Jan Vincent Sambrano Soliven, Lenie Rocel Elmido Rocha and Romulo ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsAug 17th, 2018

IBP to file habeas corpus for release of detained Times Bar lawyers

The Integrated Bar of the Philippines (IBP) on Friday announced that it will be filing a habeas corpus petition for the release of lawyers who were detained by police for allegedly interfering in t.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsAug 17th, 2018

IBP to seek release of Makati bar lawyers detained for obstruction

The Integrated Bar of the Philippines will be filing a petition for a writ of habeas corpus to challenge the “questionable arrest and detention” of three lawyers who were detained by Makati police on Thursday for alleged obstruction of justice......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 17th, 2018

Metrobank Foundation names 2018 Outstanding Filipino teacher-awardees

The following is a press release from the Metrobrank Foundation, Inc. The Metrobank Foundation, Inc. (MBFI), in coordination with the Department of Education (DepEd), presented the four teacher-awardees of the 2018 Metrobank Foundation Outstanding Filipinos in a press conference held last August 9 in Quezon City. The teacher-awardees are: (1) Mary ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsAug 17th, 2018

3 BoC employees sacked, face probe

BUREAU of Customs (BoC) Commissioner Isidro Lapeña yesterday announced the administrative relief and investigation of three frontline employees at the Manila International Container Port (MICP) for allegedly colluding to allow the release of smuggled white sugar from Thailand worth P15 million misdeclared by the consignee as ‘refractory cement.’ Although the….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsAug 16th, 2018

11 million delayed car plates out soon

The Land Transportation Office (LTO) can now move forward with the release of the estimated 11 million vehicle license plates from as far back as 2013 after legal issues have been resolved. Source link link: 11 million delayed car plates out soon.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsAug 16th, 2018

11 million delayed car plates out soon

The Land Transportation Office (LTO) can now move forward with the release of the estimated 11 million vehicle license plates from as far back as 2013 after legal issues have been resolved......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 15th, 2018

Pinoy kids stamp class in 2018 World Mathematics Invitational

This is a press release from the Asian Math Sci League, Inc. SEOUL, South Korea – Koreans witnessed Pinoy Power up close when 111 Filipino students brought home 21 gold medals, 41 silvers, 35 bronzes and 14 merit awards during the 2018 World Mathematics Invitational (WMI). The competition was held in ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsAug 15th, 2018

2018 Magsaysay Future Engineers/Technologists Award open to nominations until Sept 17

  This is a press release from National Academy of Science and Technology. The National Academy of Science and Technology, Philippines (NAST PHL), the country’s highest advisory and recognition body to the government and the science community on matters related to science and technology, has been actively searching for possible nominees for ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsAug 15th, 2018

LOOK: Joint statement by SBP and NBA on Jordan Clarkson

NBA and SBP press release MANILA – The Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP) and the National Basketball Association (NBA) jointly issued the following statement regarding the participation of Cleveland Cavaliers guard Jordan Clarkson in the 2018 Asian Games: “After continued communication between the SBP and the NBA over the past few days, we were able to come together to pave the way for Jordan Clarkson to represent the Philippines in the 2018 Asian Games.  The SBP and the NBA have a longstanding relationship of working together to grow the game of basketball in the Philippines, and we share in the excitement of fans across the country and wish Gilas Pilipinas the very best in Indonesia.”.....»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsAug 15th, 2018

Results: August 2018 Sanitary Engineers board exam

This is a press release from the PRC. MANILA, Philippines – The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) announces that 107 out of 157 passed the Sanitary Engineer board exam given by the Board of Sanitary Engineering in Manila this August 2018. The members of the Board of Sanitary Engineering who gave the licensure examination are Engr. ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsAug 15th, 2018