Blizzard apologizes following Hong Kong controversy amid gamer protests

Protesters gathered outside the event to advocate for free speech, support the Hong Kong protests and demand an apology from Blizzard for actions it took against players who engaged in protests. “We moved too quickly in our decision and then to make matters worse, we were too slow to talk with all of you,” said […]

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Third federal election recount to proceed in Quebec City riding

A request from the Bloc Québécois for a recount in a Quebec City riding was grantedin Quebec Superior Court on Friday. Judicial recounts will now be held in three ridings, following allegations of discrepancies in the results of the Oct. 21 federal election. In the riding of Quebec, Liberal candidate Jean-Yves Duclos was re-elected by […]

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NSC official testifies in front of House investigators

Tim Morrison, the recently departed NSC top Russia advisor, testified before House investigators on Thursday, seeming to corroborate prior testimonies confirming that a quid pro quo, but earned praise from President Trump for reportedly saying he saw nothing illegal during the President’s phone call with Ukraine’s president. Juan Zarate, former deputy national security advisor to […]

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40 years on, Iranians recall 1979 US Embassy hostage crisis

TEHRAN (Iran: For those who were there, the memories are still fresh, 40 years after one of the defining events of Iran’s 1979 Islamic Revolution, when protesters seized the US Embassy in Tehran and set off a 444-day hostage crisis. The consequences of that crisis reverberate to this day. Veteran Iranian photographer Kaveh Kazemi recalled […]

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Dickinson is the wildest, weirdest, and most earnest show on Apple TV Plus

If The Morning Show is Apple TV Plus’ crown-jewel prestige drama and See is its bet on sci-fi programming, Dickinson is its most fun. Circumventing Apple’s idea of what a prestigious show should look like brings some much needed carefreeness to the streaming platform. The show finds Emily Dickinson (Hailee Steinfeld in the 1850s as […]

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The Redskins’ response to Trent Williams’ allegations tells you all you need to know

Redskins Pro Bowler Trent Williams finally spoke to the media on Thursday, after staying quiet for months this season. Williams is holding out and has refused to play for Washington, and on Thursday it was finally made public why: He believe the team’s medical staff downplayed the seriousness of a growth on his skull, which […]

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91 imagens da adaptação de The Witcher, do Netflix

O Netflix disponibilizou hoje o trailer oficial da adaptação live action de The Witcher, história baseada na obra literária de Andrzej Sapkowski, que ganhou notoriedade graças à trilogia de videojogos da CD Projekt Red, que terminou com The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt. A série, que será interpretada por Henry Cavill, esse mesmo, o Super-Homem do […]

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Die Rückkehr von Hideo Kojima? Death Stranding im Test

Licht, Kamera und Action: Vorhang auf für Hideo Kojima und Death Stranding. Der Schöpfer von Metal Gear Solid steht auf der Bühne, vor seinen Füßen rollt Sony einen weißen Teppich aus und mit den Worten “I’m back!” verkündet er seine Rückkehr: Seit dem Debüt auf der E3 2016 ranken sich zahllose Gerüchte und Erwartungen rund […]

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Matt Gurney: The numbers don’t back up any claim that climate change sank Scheer

Since the votes were tallied up after last week’s election — where the Liberals were reduced to a minority while the Conservatives came up short, in a big way, in Greater Toronto — one of the major talking points has been that the Tories were hurt by their lack of a climate-change plan. They had […]

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Elon Musk shares Tesla Solarglass pumpkin torture test for Halloween – CNET

Tesla’s solar roof looks similar to a traditional roof. Tesla We all have different ways of celebrating Halloween. Many of us dress up or hand out candy to kids. If you’re Tesla, however, you drop a pumpkin onto your product from a great height. Tesla founder Elon Musk tweeted a video on Thursday showing a […]

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‘Ujda Chaman’ Review: This Film’s Script Baldly Needed A Transplant

HuffPost India A still from Ujda Chaman Abhishek Pathak’s Ujda Chaman is the kind of film that’s so insecure about its humour that it relies on boisterous background score to evoke laughs. At times, the score is just screechy noises you’d hear a 5-year-old make to get attention. At times, it’s so loud, you can […]

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English language arts network leaves anglo umbrella group

MONTREAL – The English language arts network (ELAN has become the latest group to leave the Quebec community groups network (QCGN. QCGN–an Anglo organization that represents numerous groups across the province–has lost the support of several other groups over the past week and is in the midst of a feud with the Legault government. Eleven […]

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Need a Song for Your Commercial? Try These Campers

Each day, the attendees switch groups. There can sometimes be creative differences. “There have definitely been some disagreements, but never deal breakers, never any punches thrown,” said Kevin Bard, a singer and songwriter who has attended all the camps. “People disagree on music, but that’s kind of what makes it great.” Mr. Monaco recalled one […]

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Alphabet scales back its smart city project in Toronto after backlash

Waterfront Toronto, the government agency overseeing the development, announced Thursday that it has agreed to evaluate Alphabet’s plans after major concessions from the tech company, including a much smaller plot of land for the development and less control over data. The agreement keeps Alphabet’s project alive. Alphabet’s goal to build a model neighborhood for the […]

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Measles limits immune system’s ability to fight off other infections, studies suggest

The measles virus has not only made a devastating resurgence worldwide, but it may also cripple the immune system’s ability to fight off other infections in the long term, two new studies suggest. The highly contagious measles virus causes coughing, rashes and fever and can lead to serious complications. Last month, the World Health Organization […]

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House advances presidential impeachment…

Donald Trump and his allies spent weeks arguing that the U.S. House had to hold a floor vote to move forward with the presidential impeachment process. As of this morning, that’s exactly what’s happened. The House passed a resolution on Thursday approving procedures for its impeachment inquiry of President Donald Trump, opening a new and […]

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Johnson pledges January Brexit after missing ‘do or die’ deadline

LONDON: Prime Minister Boris Johnson blamed his opposition Labour rival for Britain’s failure to leave the European Union by Thursday’s deadline and promised to deliver Brexit by January — if he wins the upcoming pre-Christmas election. Johnson is riding high in opinion polls going into the December 12 vote that will be Britain’s third in […]

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Britain in a ‘dead-end street’ without political change, former spy chief says

Pro-EU demonstrators protest outside the Houses of Parliament on 30 October, 2019 in London, England. Barcroft Media | Barcroft Media | Getty Images A snap election in the U.K. in December is what’s needed to break parliamentary paralysis over Brexit but details on defense and security in the EU withdrawal agreement are not good enough, […]

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Xbox Elite 2 controller review: Microsoft’s best Xbox controller just got better

When Microsoft announced the Xbox Elite Wireless Controller Series 2 earlier this year, I was intrigued but slightly wary. I’ve been using an Elite controller over the past four years, and it’s simply been the best Xbox controller I’ve ever used. But after replacing it once because the grips peeled off, it happened again, and […]

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Netflix publica amostra do próximo trailer de The Witcher, com surpresa pelo meio

Se estão ansiosos pela chegada do próximo trailer da série The Witcher do Netflix, esta notícia deve alegrar o vosso dia. Não só porque a plataforma de streaming publicou uma amostra desse próximo trailer, mas também porque o vídeo completo vai chegar durante o dia de amanhã, 31 de outubro – falta saber se vai […]

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