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Blizzard Entertainment got off the ground with a loan from its founder’s grandma

Blizzard president and co-founder Mike Morhaime showing a loan he received from his grandmother.Image: blizzard entertainment/twitchBlizzard Entertainment owes a lot to co-founder Mike Morhaime's grandmother. During a pre-BlizzCon live stream on Wednesday, Morhaime revealed that his own grandmother Mildred Miller loaned him $15,000 to help get the company started.

PewDiePie makes yet another racial slur during videogame live stream

PewDiePie is in deep water, again.Image: WireImagePewDiePie is at the centre of a controversy, once again.  SEE ALSO: PewDiePie after Charlottesville: 'Nazi memes are not even that funny anymore' YouTube's highest paid and most prominent personality, whose real name is Felix Kjellberg, used a racial slur during a livestream

Gambling scandal ends in settlement, stricter guidelines from FTC

The Federal Trade Commission building in Washington, D.C.Image: Alex Brandon/AP/REX/ShutterstockThe Federal Trade Commission (FTC) settled charges against individual social media influencers for the first time Thursday, setting a new precedent: influencers need to unambiguously disclose their connections to brands and companies they are promoting. Thursday's settlement specifically requires two

The 8 best gadgets from Berlin’s IFA 2017 technology show

Image: raymond wong/mashableEurope's largest technology show, IFA, kicked off early this week in Berlin. Running until Sept. 6, the huge show gives everyone a glimpse into the future of consumer tech. While the biggest tech announcements are reserved for CES in January, big brands like Samsung and LG still

This guy just recreated his entire high school on Minecraft

Image: Shutterstock / IuskivNow this is dedication. A Mincecraft player in Taiwan decided to recreate their entire school on the sandbox video game because they missed it so much. SEE ALSO: Someone spent 2 years painstakingly replicating China's Forbidden City in 'Minecraft' The gamer, along with a few friends

Breathtaking ‘Witcher 3’ cosplay is horrifyingly impressive

NoonwraithImage: ELENA SAMKOCosplay tends to bleed together if you're just glancing at it on the internet. But Elena Samko's renditions of The Witcher 3's creatures and characters are absolutely jaw-dropping. They're practically unbelievable. A lot of work goes into just about any piece of cosplay. But Samko stands out