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TouchArcade iOS Gaming Roundup: Campfire Cooking, Guns Royale, Warhammer Quest 2, and More

Like most (all?) weeks in the world of iOS gaming, there’s no shortage of things happening and games being released. I spent last weekend at the Hearthstone Summer Championship and wrote about the experience. It’s downright incredible to see how huge esports are getting, particularly when Blizzard invites you to …

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Eltima Software’s Elmedia Player and Folx Infected With Malware

Mac owners who have recently downloaded Elmedia Player or Folx from Eltima Software may have unwittingly installed malware on their machines, reports ZDNet. Downloads of Folx and Elmedia player were infected with Proton, a Remote Access Trojan, after Eltima’s servers were hacked. The Proton backdoor lets attackers access browser information, …

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Apple Allowing iPhone Upgrade Program Customers to Get a ‘Head Start’ on iPhone X Upgrade

Starting on Monday, October 23, iPhone Upgrade Program customers will be able to get a “head start” on the iPhone X pre-order process by getting pre-approved for an iPhone Upgrade Program loan. Apple started notifying customers about the option this morning through its website and via a notice in the …

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Apple Hires Former Amazon Studios Exec to Lead International TV Development

Former Amazon Studios executive Morgan Wandell is Apple’s latest hire for its video team, reports Variety. Wandell will take on the role of head of international creative development for worldwide video at Apple, reporting directly to Jamie Erlicht and Zack Van Amburg, former Sony execs who now lead Apple’s original …

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On NAFTA, America, Canada and Mexico are miles apart

THESE are troubling times for Roberto Santana Flores, a Mexican maker of charro shirts, a modern take on the Mexican cowboy aesthetic. He recalls life before the North American Free-Trade Agreement (NAFTA), a trade deal linking Mexico with America and Canada. He remembers his shirts incurred a whopping 37.5% tariff …

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Lupita Nyong’o Wrote a Crucial Account of Her Own Sexual Misconduct Allegations Against Harvey Weinstein

On Thursday, the New York Times published an op-ed by actress Lupita Nyong’o detailing her own harrowing experience with Harvey Weinstein, who she alleges sexually harassed her on numerous occasions. Nyong’o is the first black women to make public allegations of sexual misconduct against Weinstein. What she describes… Read more… …

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Quentin Tarantino Was Well Aware of Sexual Misconduct Accusations Against Harvey Weinstein for Decades 

In an interview published in the New York Times on Thursday, director Quentin Tarantino admitted he’s been hearing for decades about Harvey Weinstein’s alleged pattern of sexual misconduct towards women. Despite this, he continued to collaborate with Weinstein on multiple films and hasn’t spoken publicly about what he… Read more… …

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John Kelly Defends the President and Reminisces About a Time When ‘Women Were Sacred’ 

Welcome to Barf Bag, a daily politics roundup to help you sort through the chaotic Trumpian news cycle. Read more… Powered by WPeMatico

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LAPD Is Investigating Harvey Weinstein After Woman Claims He Raped Her in 2013

Harvey Weinstein is now under investigation by the LAPD after hearing detailed testimony from an actress-model who, according to the Los Angeles Times, is the sixth woman to accuse Weinstein of rape. Read more… Powered by WPeMatico

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David Blaine Is Being Investigated for Allegedly Raping an English Model

Proving once again that literally no industry is free from allegations of sex abuse, magician David Blaine is under investigation by British police after a model accused him of drugging and raping her in 2004. Read more… Powered by WPeMatico