Discover The Game That Will Hijack Your iPhone — And Your Soul

There is thisirresistible mobile game in development that takes on the serious problem ofthe homeless by putting you in theirshoes: work on your begging techniques, collect bottles for income, even play(guitar) for your supper. Lest you think it’s all glamorous, experiencesleeping outside in all kinds of weather, avoid getting robbed or Maced, andbattle your varying levels of hygiene. Whether or not these plucky, socially forwardgame developers meet their funding goal, iBeg could usher in more games as socialmagnets for substantive change. About time there’s an app for that.

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As face masks have become mandatory in many places to limit the spread of coronavirus, it's also become an increasingly politicized thing. As we know, anything that involves political polarization also involves vast amounts of misinformation and disinformation. Whose idea was the internet again?

No one I know loves wearing a mask. We all wish we didn't have to. But there are an awful lot of people saying they can't wear one, or they refuse to wear one because they've been led to believe that masks are somehow more dangerous than not wearing one. I've seen and read "information" on everything from masks depriving people of oxygen to masks causing CO2 build up to masks creating fungus problems.

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