Tech Titans Clash At Tech City’s Ping Pong Fight Club

If Ping Pong Fight Club is anything like the movie (and book) which inspired it, then we are already breaking rules 1,2 and 3.

But how can we not talk about Ping Pong Fight Club? Set in the heart of Tech City, just off Brick Lane, employees from some of the biggest tech companies in London battled it out the only way they know how – through their love of wiff-waff.

Crossing paddles in front of a baying crowd of more than 1,000 people were 64 sultans of ping from 16 different firms, including Facebook, Moshi Monsters, Decoded, lastfm, Spotify and, of course, Unruly.

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The battle over the next generation of gaming consoles has not started in earnest yet, but already it looks like Sony has a clear lead over its rival Microsoft.

That’s according to our new infographic (below), which looks at which brands are dominating the key social video battles in consumer tech in the lead-up to the festive season. Neither Sony’s PS4 and Microsoft’s XBox One are due to be released until late November, but it looks like the latest edition of the Playstation already has a clear edge.

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