Amazon’s Wheel of Time Show Adds Some Major New Characters

Amazon’s Wheel of Time Show Adds Some Major New Characters

Scream 5‘s cast continues to expand. Robert Eggers’ mysterious next movie has a hell of a cast. Get a glimpse of The New Mutants’ powers in a new TV spot. Warrior Nun will return for a second season. Plus, The Batman and Supernatural return to filming, and a new look…

Google Rolls Out New Features to Stay Safe From Wildfires

Google Rolls Out New Features to Stay Safe From Wildfires

While the news cycle might make things feel like we’re caught in an ever-growing dumpster fire, for certain states across the country, those flames are anything but metaphorical. This week, 15 different states were hit with dozens of massive, roaring wildfires that scorched hundreds of thousands of acres of land…

Regulation Listing Shows the Galaxy Z Fold 2’s Chonky Camera Bump

Regulation Listing Shows the Galaxy Z Fold 2’s Chonky Camera Bump

The Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2, the company’s new flagship folding phone, doesn’t officially launch until the 1st of September. But as with all things Samsung, interest is high so leaks are abundant, and the latest one is actually quite official. The phone’s listing on Chinese regulator TENAA shows a side…

Zoom Is a Dirty Bandaid On Remote Learning’s Gaping Wound

Zoom Is a Dirty Bandaid On Remote Learning’s Gaping Wound

Zoom is one of those programs that none of us are particularly fond of, but that we’re all kind of stuck with — especially if you’re one of the students or teachers that’s going to be stuck in remote-learning hell this coming semester. Now it looks like the platform’s about…

Facebook Has a Superspreader Problem

Facebook Has a Superspreader Problem

You could make the case that stemming misinformation on social media is about as feasible as beheading a hydra, even the people running said platforms were inclined towards monster-slaying (which many decidedly aren’t). A convincing conspiracy video can become national news within a matter of hours in the midst of…

Australia to Block Even More Illegal Gambling Sites

Australia to Block Even More Illegal Gambling Sites

The Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) is requesting Internet Service Providers (ISPs) block even more offshore gambling sites that are in breach of Australian laws. In 2020 there have been several rounds of gambling site blocks by ACMA. The most recent request was made just this week as will impact…

Google Maps Just Got a Colourful New Update

Google Maps Just Got a Colourful New Update

Google Maps is getting a colourful new update in the coming weeks, adding terrain and street-level granularity to its UI that, after 15 years, was in desperate need of a makeover.