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Red Bull Battle Grounds Tournament Invades Midtown For ‘StarCraft’ Competition

Gamers will battle each other this weekend for a chance to win $8,000 and a trip the StarCraft II “e-Sports” Finals in Washington D.C.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/22/2014

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Registration Opens For ‘Battle Grounds’ StarCraft Gaming Tournament In Detroit

Are you ready to test your video game skills versus the best in the world? Detroit joins Atlanta as one of the preliminary locations in the Red Bull Battle Grounds StarCraft II tournament.


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Best Ways To Save During The Holiday Sales Rush

The race is on to be first in line for this year’s best deals on holiday gifts: Black Friday is almost here. Every year, the stores open earlier in the wee hours of the morning, some even open at midnight after Thanksgiving Day, while other stores start the Black Friday sales on Turkey Day itself. If you’re going to get up that early (on a day off, no less), it is important to be prepared.


Lawrence Technological University's Southfield campus

Lawrence Tech Summer Camps Provide Path To Degree And Beyond

This summer, Lawrence Technological University will hold more than 20 enrichment camps to introduce high school sophomores, juniors and seniors to topics that could lead to a college major or a career.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/21/2012

Charity Casino Opens In Detroit

A new casino is opening in Detroit. It’s a charity casino that will be housed at the St. Regis Hotel on West Grand Boulevard.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/14/2011

EMU Simulation, Animation and Gaming Program To Host Visual Effects Workshops

Eastern Michigan University graduate Mark Welser isn’t just another face in the crowd. He is the guy who creates the crowds…for Oscar-winning Ryhthm & Hues Studios in California. Welser, the digital crowd supervisor, will share […]


Study Links Video Games, Attention Problems

A new study suggests that children who spend too many hours watching TV or playing online video games may be harming their ability to focus in school.


Gaming Board OKs Greektown Sale

Michigan regulators have approved an ownership change that allows Detroit’s Greektown Casino to emerge from bankruptcy protection.