Emanuel Maiberg


Spotify CEO Defends Keeping Transphobic Joe Rogan Podcasts Online

Multiple sources inside Spotify described an all-hands meeting in which Spotify CEO Daniel Ek discussed the company’s handling of the controversial podcaster.
Joseph Cox
Emanuel Maiberg
Games News

‘Call of Duty: Warzone’ Cluster Strikes Are Suddenly Breaking the Game

Some think it's a cheat, others think it's an exploit. But we found a more likely explanation.
Emanuel Maiberg
Games Opinion

Let Me See the Dick in 'Ghost of Tsushima'

'Ghost of Tsushima' is a real tease but doesn't go as far as full frontal.
Emanuel Maiberg

Twitter 'Blacklists' Lead the Company Into Another Trump Supporter Conspiracy

A conservative mindset primed for conspiracy and Twitter's opaque moderation methods are a recipe for a scandal.
Emanuel Maiberg
Jason Koebler
Games Opinion

The Not So Hidden Israeli Politics of 'The Last of Us Part II'

'The Last of Us Part II' presents what at first seems like an evenhanded point of view, but perpetuates the very cycles of violence it's supposedly so troubled by.
Emanuel Maiberg
Riot Games

Riot Games Investigating Exec Who Blamed George Floyd’s Murder on His ‘Lifestyle’

Riot Games Global Head of Consumer Products Ron Johnson shared a Facebook post that downplays George Floyd's murder because of his criminal record.
Emanuel Maiberg
Gita Jackson

Local News Stations Run Propaganda Segment Scripted and Produced by Amazon

At least 11 TV stations aired an identical segment written and produced by Amazon’s PR team.
Lauren Kaori Gurley
Jason Koebler
Emanuel Maiberg

‘Call of Duty: Warzone’ Cheaters Are Getting Owned by 2FA

Activision is forcing Warzone gamers to use their cellphone number to log in, and using it as a way to permaban cheaters.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
Emanuel Maiberg

YouTube and Pewdiepie Can't Afford to Quit Each Other

YouTube just announced that it has signed an exclusive live streaming deal with Pewdiepie, completely ignoring years of bad behavior.
Emanuel Maiberg

This Website Will Self Destruct If You Stop Posting

Luckily, there's little we can do right now but post our way through it.
Emanuel Maiberg
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare

'Call of Duty' Will Sell Me Weed Guns But Won't Let Me Say 'Weed'

It's 4/20/20 and 'Call of Duty: Modern Warfare' still considers 'weed' to be profanity.
Emanuel Maiberg

Forget Animal Crossing, 'Call of Duty: Warzone' Is the Game of the Pandemic

You think you know your coworker, but then you see them fall from the sky at terminal velocity while firing a submachine gun.
Emanuel Maiberg