A Cult-Hit TTRPG Gets An Open License For Creators

A Cult-Hit TTRPG Gets An Open License For Creators

Image: Mount Cook Games Indie tabletop role-playing game (TTRPG) designers will have some new rules to play with soon. Monte Cook Games announced last week that its core set of tabletop roleplaying game rules, known as the Cypher System, is switching to an open license that will allow anyone to design and sell content using … Read more

Bitcoin: Expert’s warning over crypto crash, investors will get ‘wrecked’

Bitcoin: Expert’s warning over crypto crash, investors will get ‘wrecked’

A renowned crypto skeptic has issued a dire warning for mum-and-dad investors that more pain is coming after the market meltdown. A renowned crypto skeptic has issued a dire warning for mum-and-dad investors that more pain is coming after the market meltdown. David Gerard, author of Attack of the 50 Foot Blockchaintold Nine’s 60 Minutes … Read more

How to Find Out If You’re Part of The $ 650 Million Illinois Facebook Settlement – NBC Chicago

How to Find Out If You’re Part of The $ 650 Million Illinois Facebook Settlement – NBC Chicago

1.4 million people in Illinois stand to receive a check in the mail from Facebook as part of a seven-year, $ 650 million Class Action Lawsuit against the company. In the suit, Class Members allege the company broke the Illinois Biometric Information Privacy Act by collecting and storing biometric data – also known as physical … Read more

Does Ken Paxton Have a Point About Google Chrome Incognito?

Does Ken Paxton Have a Point About Google Chrome Incognito?

Noted know-nothing Ken Paxton.Photo: Chip Somodevilla (Getty Images) The Lone Star State is coming for Incognito mode. In a petition filed Thursday that piggybacks on a previous lawsuit against Google, Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton described the so-called “private” search setting as misleading and “deceptive” because of its location tracking. Pulling out his dictionary, Paxton … Read more

Tech Firms: Tech titans curb hiring in a ‘challenging macro environment’

Tech Firms: Tech titans curb hiring in a ‘challenging macro environment’

Paris: From ecommerce colossus, Amazon to social networking star Facebook, US tech firms that once grew with abandon have reined in hiring to endure tumultuous times. Internet giants that saw business boom during the pandemic have taken a hit from inflation, war, supply-line trouble, and people returning to pre-Covid lifestyles. Corporate belt-tightening was a common … Read more

As Musk buyout looms, Twitter searches for its soul

As Musk buyout looms, Twitter searches for its soul

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – A toxic cesspool. A lifeline. A finger on the world’s pulse. Twitter is all these things and more to its over 217 million users around the world – politicians, journalists, activists, celebrities, weirdos and normies, cat and dog lovers and just about anyone else with an internet connection. For Elon Muskits … Read more

All the New Android Features Announced at Google I / O 2022

All the New Android Features Announced at Google I / O 2022

Google took the stage at this year’s I / O event for about two hours, announcing new and exciting products like Pixel 6a, Pixel 7, and the Pixel Watch. While hardware tends to steal the show at these events, the team certainly didn’t gloss over Android: between fresh Android 13 features and general Android updates, … Read more

Musk says he would reverse Twitter’s ban of Donald Trump

Musk says he would reverse Twitter’s ban of Donald Trump

LONDON (AP) – Elon Musk said Twitter would reverse its ban on former President Donald Trump if his purchase of the social media company goes through, signaling just how permissive the platform could become toward free speech under his ownership. Speaking virtually at an auto conference, Musk said Tuesday that Twitter’s ban of Trump following … Read more

Toddler and Tiaras star Kailia Posey, 16, dies ‘in car accident’ days after attending prom

Toddler and Tiaras star Kailia Posey, 16, dies ‘in car accident’ days after attending prom

Kailia Posey, who as a child starred on the reality show Toddlers and Tiaras, has died at age 16 following a reported car accident. ‘I don’t have words or any thoughts. A beautiful baby girl is gone, ‘Posey’s mother, Marcy Posey Gatterman, posted to Facebook late Monday night, confirming her daughter’s death. ‘Please give us … Read more

Kim Basinger and Ireland Baldwin Open Up About Alec Baldwin’s Parenting on ‘Red Table Talk’

Kim Basinger and Ireland Baldwin Open Up About Alec Baldwin’s Parenting on ‘Red Table Talk’

On Wednesday, actress Kim Basinger made a rare broadcast appearance on Meta’s Red Table Talk, along with her 26-year-old daughter, Ireland Baldwin, for an intimate discussion about mental health, something the Oscar winner hasn’t discussed publicly in 14 years. Before Jada Pinkett Smith, Adrienne Banfield-Norris (aka Gammy), and Willow Smith sat down with the famous … Read more