Rick Ross, Mike Epps Casted for New Movie, ‘The House Next Door’

Rick Ross is taking his talents to the big screen next year. The Maybach Music Group boss will be starring in a new movie The House Next Door alongside Mike Epps. This film is a sequel to the 2016 movie Meet the Blacks. Rozay joins the cast with Danny Trejo, Katt Williams, Zulay Henao, King Bach, Lil […]

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EA Buys Titanfall And Its Developer, Respawn; New Titanfall Game Coming – GameSpot


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EA Buys Titanfall And Its Developer, Respawn; New Titanfall Game Coming
GameSpot
Although Respawn Entertainment, the developer responsible for the Titanfall series, has worked primarily with Electronic Arts since its inception, it wasn't actually owned by EA. That changes today, as EA has announced it has acquired the California
Electronic Arts to acquire Titanfall maker Respawn for as much as $455 millionVentureBeat


Electronic Arts buys Respawn for more than $400 million, new Titanfall in the worksPC Gamer
EA buys out a game studio after shutting another one down 3 weeks agoArs Technica
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Facebook defends revenge porn pilot that has people upload nude images of themselves – TechCrunch


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Facebook defends revenge porn pilot that has people upload nude images of themselves
TechCrunch
Facebook Global Head of Safety Antigone Davis has clarified some things about how Facebook's test pilot to combat revenge porn in Australia works. The strategy entails uploading your nude photos or videos to Messenger in order to help Facebook tag it
Facebook explains how it'll review nude photos to stop revenge pornThe Verge


To combat revenge porn, Facebook wants some users to send their intimate photosCNNMoney
Facebook's latest “horrible idea” is asking users to upload nudes to prevent revenge pornQuartz
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‘Star Wars’ books Rian Johnson for new trilogy, new characters – New York Daily News


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'Star Wars' books Rian Johnson for new trilogy, new characters
New York Daily News
“Last Jedi” director Rian Johnson has signed on for a brand new trilogy, Lucasfilm announced Thursday. As opposed to the latest installments of the epic, the new films will exist in entirely different section of the galaxy, “separate from the episodic

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How to use a virtual home button instead of the iPhone X’s gestures – The Verge


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How to use a virtual home button instead of the iPhone X's gestures
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I've got no problem with the iPhone X's new home indicator and its swiping gestures. In fact, I quite like them. Swiping up to go home feels like second nature after just a few days using the phone. Same for getting to the app switcher by pausing after
Origin of Apple's 'A ?' QuickType bug a mystery, but notoriety grows with spread of memes, tweetsAppleInsider (press release) (blog)


Apple Pay Cash guide: What it is, how it works, and what it costsMacworld
Apple Releases iOS 11.1.1 Update: What Features Are Included?Forbes
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Twitter Verification Has Always Been a Mess – Motherboard


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Twitter Verification Has Always Been a Mess
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Former Twitter employees say many in the company have have long railed against its broken verification system. SHARE; TWEET. Sarah Emerson. Nov 9 2017, 1:24pm. Twitter wants to fix its long-broken verification process, according to the company's CEO, …
Twitter freezes 'blue tick' verifications amid controversySky News


Twitter pauses verification process after controversy over Jason KesslerNeowin
Twitter Admits Break in Verification Policy, Suspends ProgramThe Quint
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This truly bizarre exploding star might be a zombie of sorts – Popular Science


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This truly bizarre exploding star might be a zombie of sorts
Popular Science
One persistent tenet of poor science communication is the use of the word "baffled." Especially in the UK, where scientists are often called "boffins." Boffins baffled by new discovery just sounds too good not to put in a headline, amiright? But it
This star refuses to die, even after it explodesEngadget


This 'Zombie Star' Had Repeated Supernova Explosions Instead of DyingSeeker
Space zombie: Astronomers discover a star that wouldn't dieUSA TODAY
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Backup Singer Who Sang “Yeah” In Chorus Of Hit Song Sues Sony, RCA For Royalties

A disgruntled background singer claims Sony and RCA Records owe her royalties from a 2012 song by Travis Porter featuring Tyga, that hit No. 16 on the Billboard charts. Jasmine Usher sued Sony, RCA, Porter House Music Group and three band members. Usher says she sang “Yeah” throughout the choruses…

Twitter suspends verification service after giving Charlottesville rally organizer a blue check mark – Los Angeles Times


Los Angeles Times

Twitter suspends verification service after giving Charlottesville rally organizer a blue check mark
Los Angeles Times
Two days after Twitter Inc. stamped a blue verification badge on the Twitter account of Jason Kessler — the far-right organizer of August's “Unite the Right” rally in Charlottesville, Va. — the social network announced that it has temporarily stopped
Twitter halts verification process amid Jason Kessler backlashCNET


Twitter Halts 'Broken' Verification System After Backlash Over Charlottesville OrganizerForbes
Twitter Has a White-Nationalist Verification ProblemVanity Fair

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