Overwatch’s McCree has a new name: Cole Cassidy

Overwatch’s McCree has a new name: Cole Cassidy

Overwatch’s outlaw bounty hunter, Jesse McCree, has a new name: He’s Cole Cassidy now, developer Blizzard Entertainment announced via Twitter on Friday. That new name will start appearing in Overwatch on Oct. 26. Blizzard changed McCree’s name as part of a broader plan to remove references to real-life developers and former employees of the studio … Read more

TikTok toilet licker claims she found dad on sugar daddy site

TikTok toilet licker claims she found dad on sugar daddy site

As if this lick-tokker’s image wasn’t already in the toilet. A TikTok influencer who licked a toilet as a pandemic “challenge” has gone viral yet again after claiming she found her own father on a sugar daddy website. Ava Louise posted a video detailing her purported cringe-worthy discovery currently which boasts nearly a million views … Read more

Overwatch’s cowboy hero is now named Cole Cassidy

Overwatch’s cowboy hero is now named Cole Cassidy

Jesse McCree, Overwatch’s cowboy hero, has been renamed Cole Cassidy. The name change is part of a number of updates Blizzard is making to its games to remove references to problematic people or themes that have come to light in the wake of several discrimination and harassment suits filed against the company. Last month, World … Read more

New Facebook whistleblower accuses company of ignoring hate speech

New Facebook whistleblower accuses company of ignoring hate speech

There’s more trouble in Zuck-town. A new Facebook whistleblower has reportedly emerged, dishing to US regulators that an official at the social network in 2017 blew off concerns about hate speech as a “flash in the pan,” adding that while “some legislators will get pissy” Facebook is “printing money in the basement.” The whistleblower told … Read more

Another former Facebook employee has filed a whistleblower complaint

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Another former Facebook employee has filed a whistleblower complaint with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The latest complaint, which was by The Washington Post, alleges Facebook misled its investors about “dangerous and criminal behavior on its platforms, including Instagram, WhatsApp and Messenger.” In the complaint, the former employee described a conversation with one of Facebook’s … Read more