Why Red Flags Are Taking Over Your Social Media Feeds

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By Logan Mahan Everyone from Dolly Parton to Burger King has partaking in a new meme that’s likely been causing your social feeds to be littered with the tiny scarlet flags for the past week. It’s a trend that popped up out of nowhere but took off like wildfire and is now a ubiquitous, almost tired meme. While we don’t know for certain who spearheaded it, Know Your Meme, the connection that documents various Internet memes, viral videos, catchphrases and more, points to a tweet posted on September 23, 2021 by user @Jordan773 who tweeted, “Black women with all white friends?” followed by a slew of… Read More “Why Red Flags Are Taking Over Your Social Media Feeds”

“It’s a continual arms race”: Devs release report on state of VALORANT anti-cheat

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VALORANT developers released their Fall 2021 anti-cheat update on Monday, discussing the state of VALORANT’s anti-cheat in Episode 3, their overall philosophy to tackling cheating, and plans for the future in Episode 4. “Our biggest projects during VALORANT Episode 3 (so far) came from maintaining competitive integrity, both on ladder and esports, and staying ahead of the curve in the “arms race” of cheat versus anti-cheat,” explained Matt “K3o” Paoletti, Senior Anti-Cheat Analyst on VALORANT. “Combating cheating is not a “set it and forget it” solution like an advanced anti-cheat or some sent… Read More ““It’s a continual arms race”: Devs release report on state of VALORANT anti-cheat”

Are The New Hooters Uniforms Too Racy? Some Waitress Say Yes.

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By alang.consultant New York (Knewz) — There’s a new Hooters waitress outfit at many locations — and, unfortunately for the iconic restaurant chain, it’s causing a lot of negative reactions amongst its servers. Photos of the updated uniform hit the Internet late last week, and, upon seeing the racy threads, many Hooters girls are firing back at the brand for making the waitress outfits too sexual. In fact, some of the servers took their disdain to TikTok, where they’re showing the differences between the iconic outfits and the newer versions that will be rolled out at a number of locations aro… Read More “Are The New Hooters Uniforms Too Racy? Some Waitress Say Yes.”

Facebook eyes 10,000 EU jobs to build ‘metaverse’

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Paris (AFP) – Facebook on Monday announced plans to hire 10,000 people in the European Union to build the “metaverse”, a virtual reality version of the internet that the tech giant sees as the future. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has been a leading voice in Silicon Valley hype around the idea of the metaverse, which would blur the lines between the physical World and the digital one. The technology might, for example, allow someone to don virtual reality glasses that make it feel as if they’re face-to-face with a friend — when in fact they are thousands of miles apart and connected via the in… Read More “Facebook eyes 10,000 EU jobs to build ‘metaverse’”

Patrick Mahomes’s Brother Apologizes for Dancing on Slain NFL Star Sean Taylor’s Memorial in TikTok Video

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By Evan Bleier With the Kansas City Chiefs sitting at 3-3 in a season where they are one of the favorites to win the Super Bowl, it is fair to say that Patrick Mahomes has been having his struggles on the field with his pro team. Through no fault of his own, the 26-year-old is also having his struggles off the field thanks to some of the things the members of his personal team, specifically his fiancée and brother, are doing. After attracting unwanted attention when a video of him dumping water on rowdy Ravens fans during the Chiefs’ 36-35 loss in Baltimore last month went viral, Jackson Mahom… Read More “Patrick Mahomes’s Brother Apologizes for Dancing on Slain NFL Star Sean Taylor’s Memorial in TikTok Video”

Azerbaijan gives update on mine clearance work on its liberated lands

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By Trend Azerbaijan National Agency for Mine Action (ANAMA) has released a report on the results of work in the liberated territories from October 11 to 16, Trend reports referring to ANAMA. According to ANAMA, 140 antipersonnel, 27 anti-tank mines, as well as 1,146 unexploded ordnance were found in Tartar, Aghdam, Fuzuli, Shusha, Gubadli, Jabrayil and Zangilan districts over the past week. The report said some 141.9 hectares were cleared during the reporting period. The agency notes that over the past month 634 hectares of the liberated territories were cleared from mines and unexploded ordna… Read More “Azerbaijan gives update on mine clearance work on its liberated lands”

The next internet: What exactly is Facebook’s planned ‘metaverse’?

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Social media giant Facebook has announced plans to hire 10,000 people in Europe over the next five years as part of ambitious plans to develop a web of new online spaces that it’s calling the “metaverse.” Rather than being another social media platform with endless feeds of posts and ads, Facebook’s plans put the emphasis on virtual experiences that make the internet a place where not only see and click on things, but where we also feel physically immersed. The company says it’s now scaling up its development of a “new phase of interconnected virtual experiences using technologies like virtual… Read More “The next internet: What exactly is Facebook’s planned ‘metaverse’?”

Megan Rapinoe Biography: In Her Own Words – News, Video, Photo

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Megan Rapinoe is an American professional soccer player and activist. She is the current captain of the OL Reign professional team and co-captain of the United States national team, which she’s played on since 2005. She’s competed in the 2011 FIFA Women’s World Cup (second place), 2012 London Summer Olympics (gold), the 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup (gold), the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup (gold) and the 2020 Tokyo Summer Olympics (bronze). Rapinoe is well-known for her staunch social and political views. The athlete is included in Time Magazine‘s 100 Most Influential People of 2020. MEGAN RAPINO… Read More “Megan Rapinoe Biography: In Her Own Words – News, Video, Photo”

Coda Payments announces acquisition of BAASH

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Esports Insider

Singaporean payment provider Coda Payments has acquired mobile esports platform BAASH from CAPSL Entertainment. As a result, Coda Payments will expand its existing portfolio of gaming products. This includes the provider’s esports tournament platform Codashop Global Series (CGS). Financial details of the acquisition were not disclosed. RELATED: MTG: Mobile gaming is unlocking a whole new World of esports According to the release, BAASH will be integrated into Coda’s existing platform that currently operates in 17 markets across the World with over 100,000 players taking part in competitions on… Read More “Coda Payments announces acquisition of BAASH”

VW Golf alternatives: The DS4 and Peugeot 308 compared

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The compact car class, dominated for decades by the VW Golf, is getting two new French models from Peugeot and DS. The cars have identical technology, but completely different characters. For those who appreciate a sporty appearance, there’s a new edition of the Peugeot 308 at home-market prices starting from 23,700 euros (about 27,500 dollars). Those who value elegance and French finesse may choose instead the DS4 at prices starting from 28,900 euros (33,500 dollars). Both cars are based on a platform from the Stellantis automobile group. It’s the same platform on which the Citroen C4 and the… Read More “VW Golf alternatives: The DS4 and Peugeot 308 compared”