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After Outcry, Artist Says 'Cyberpunk 2077' Video Game Artwork is Not Transphoic

After Outcry, Artist Says 'Cyberpunk 2077' Video Game Artwork is Not Transphoic

By Sam Cronin | Jun 14
Upcoming sci-fi open world game "Cyberpunk 2077" received lots of good press at the recent Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) last weekend, but one piece of in-game artwork is drawing criticism from fans for possible transphobia.

Infowars to Pay $15K for Unauthorized Pepe the Frog Posters

Infowars to Pay $15K for Unauthorized Pepe the Frog Posters

By Michael Kunzelman | Jun 11
Conspiracy-promoting website Infowars will pay $15,000 to resolve a copyright infringement lawsuit over its sales of a poster featuring the image of Pepe the Frog, a cartoon character that was hijacked by far-right extremists and racist internet trolls.

Americans Think Fake News is Big Problem, Blame Politicians

Americans Think Fake News is Big Problem, Blame Politicians

By Tali Arbel | Jun 5
Half of U.S. adults consider fake news a major problem, and they mostly blame politicians and activists for it, according to a new survey.

Watch: Interactive Google Doodle Takes Us Through 50 Years of Pride

Watch: Interactive Google Doodle Takes Us Through 50 Years of Pride

By Sam Cronin | Jun 4
The newest Google Doodle is an interactive slideshow to walk through 50 years of LGBTQ+ Pride, in honor of the Pride month.

Russia Demands Tinder Give User Data to Secret Services

Russia Demands Tinder Give User Data to Secret Services

By Nataliya Vasilyeva | Jun 3
Russia is requiring dating app Tinder to hand over data on its users - including messages - to the national intelligence agencies, part of the country's widening crackdown on internet freedoms.

Talking with Dale Allen-Rowse, aka The Quilting Cowboy

Talking with Dale Allen-Rowse, aka The Quilting Cowboy

By Steve Duffy | May 31
Edge caught up with Dale Allen-Rowse, aka The Quilting Cowboy, to catch up on his new business and find out the story behind his intriguing persona.

Judith Light To Receive Excellence In Acting Award From Provincetown International Film Festival

Judith Light To Receive Excellence In Acting Award From Provincetown International Film Festival

May 30
The Provincetown International Film Festival announced today that actress Judith Light will receive the festival's Excellence in Acting Award.

Facebook Isn't Deleting the Fake Pelosi Video. Should it?

Facebook Isn't Deleting the Fake Pelosi Video. Should it?

By Barbara Ortutay | May 30
When a doctored video of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi — one altered to show the Democratic leader slurring her words — began making the rounds on Facebook last week, the social network didn't take it down. Instead, it "downranked" the video.

Twitter Bans Gay Blogger for 'Harassing' Former Rep. Aaron Schock Over Alleged Nudes

Twitter Bans Gay Blogger for 'Harassing' Former Rep. Aaron Schock Over Alleged Nudes

May 28
A gay blogger said Twitter temporarily banned him for "harassment" after he posted nude photos that are allegedly of disgraced former Congressman Aaron Schock.

Exhibit Highlights Cartoonists' Focus on First Amendment

Exhibit Highlights Cartoonists' Focus on First Amendment

By Andrew Welsh-Huggins | May 27
The First Amendment right to free speech is no laughing matter, as illustrated by a new exhibit at the world's largest cartoon library.

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