6 Dungeons & Dragons Actual Plays That Are Easy to Start Listening To

Here it is! The last AP I’m recommending, and the one that’s been around the longest, having started in June of 2020. There are tons of episodes, but Transplanar has a handy recap guide that makes it easy to drop into the game at any season. The current DM, Connie Chang, is becoming a big…

Leaked document indicates Facebook may be underreporting images of child abuse

A training document used by Facebook’s content moderators raises questions about whether the social network is under-reporting images of potential child sexual abuse, The New York Times reports.The document reportedly tells moderators to “err on the side of an adult” when assessing images, a practice that moderators have taken issue with but company executives have…

Clubhouse debuts ‘protected profiles’ in response to at-risk users in Ukraine and Russia

Invite-only social audio platform Clubhouse will let users limit who can see their full profiles due to increased security threats related to Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, according to a company blog post. Users can now change their profile settings to “protected”, which will only allow pre-approved followers to view the rooms and clubs they’ve visited,…

Oscar Isaac’s Marvel Contract Ends With Moon Knight

Oscar Isaac has Marvel in the palm of his hand.Image: Marvel Studios Marvel’s latest streaming show Moon Knight is only six episodes long, and though everyone expects the character to show up and showdown with the likes of Captain Marvel, Black Panther, Ant-Man, and Spider-Man, there’s no guarantee that’s going to happen. Advertisement In a…

The Halo Show’s Best, Weird Thing Is Stripping Master Chief Down

Master Chief is more than just a walking tank in Halo The Series.Image: Paramount We’ve known from the get-go that Halo The Series would split apart from the established lore of the beloved Microsoft gaming franchise to offer its own spin on familiar beats and ideas that have been touched upon in over 20 years…

Oopsies: Facebook Boosted Bad Posts for Six Months Because of a News Feed Bug

Image: Denis Charlet (Getty Images) A “massive ranking failure” in the Facebook News Feed promoted content it pegged as bad for the past six months. The flaw in the News Feed’s ranking algorithm elevated misinformation, violence, and the Russian state media outlets Facebook pledged to downrank in response to President Vladimir Putin’s invasion of Ukraine…

Amazon union rerun election in Alabama will be determined by challenged ballots

The initial results of a second union election at Amazon’s BHM1 warehouse in Bessemer, Alabama have finally come through. Workers have voted against unionization in a closely contested 993-875 vote (with 59 voided votes) out of 6,153 eligible. Turnout appears to have been considerably lower this time around, as more than 3,000 employees cast ballots…

Hayao Miyazaki’s Spirited Away Stage Play Looks Fantastically Delightful

Image: Toho Co.,Ltd. The show opened at the Imperial Theater in Tokyo to critical acclaim, and will continue its tour through the summer. If you’re lucky enough to be close to any of these tour stops, we’re not at all completely, totally, and utterly jealous. April 13-24, 2022 at Umeda Arts Theater (Osaka) May 1-28,…

Instagram Inches Toward Super App Status with New Messaging Upgrades

Photo: SOPA Images (Getty Images) Instagram’s DM’s just got a major makeover. The overhaul, which adds seven new features to enhance the platform’s messaging functionality, comes amid a broader reimagining of Instagram away from image sharing and toward super-app status. Advertisement Among the features announced on Thursday is the ability for users to share 30…

You can now share YouTube videos directly to Snapchat

You no longer have to copy-paste or otherwise contort yourself to share a YouTube clip through Snapchat. As of today, Android and iOS users can share YouTube videos directly through the Snapchat Camera, whether it’s to Stories or individual Snaps. You can apply creative layers like text, and automated stickers will take Snapchat viewers directly…