A new story book aims to help children cope with coronavirus

The story — “My Hero is You, How Kids can fight Covid-19!” — features a creature named Ario, who helps explain how children can protect against the virus and cope with the complicated emotions around the world dealing with a pandemic, according to a release from the Inter-Agency Standing Committee (IASC), which is part of […]

Best Netflix shows: 28 amazing TV series to binge right now

There’s method to his madness as he ends up being pretty good at it. Creator Vince Gilligan has created such a good group of characters, he is currently mining the same world again with Better Call Saul, which arguably reaches similar heights and is also available on Netflix, as mentioned. Netflix also released a movie […]

Amazon sued by author who claims The Marvelous Mrs Maisel plot copied her 2014 book

After seeing the premiere of The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel in 2017, the New Orleans native believed much of the storyline, like the struggling lead character seeking financial independence and leaving her deceiving hubby, was taken from her book.

The best indie games on Nintendo Switch (April 2020)

Stardew Valley Stardew Valley is the sort of game you’ll unwittingly play for 100 hours and never regret a minute of it. A top-down, pixelated farming sim, the breakout game from lone developer Eric Barone takes cues from Harvest Moon but exudes its own sense of personality. You decide that the city life is too […]

‘Chrisley Knows Best’ Fans React After Todd Chrisley Hospitalized With Coronavirus

“Dad was diagnosed with the coronavirus about 2.5 weeks ago..and I have never been so scared in my life,” she wrote. “When everything started with COVID-19 I was like a lot of u…my mindset was ‘Wash your hands, don’t touch people, and you’ll be ok…’ BUT BOY HAS THAT IRRESPONSIBLE MINDSET CHANGED! When dad started […]

Google’s new free software security book: ‘Wi-Fi password reset crippled one of our systems’

The load caused the primary replica of the password manager to become unresponsive, so the load balancer diverted traffic to the secondary replica, which promptly failed in the same way. At this point, the system paged the on-call engineer. The engineer had no experience responding to failures of the service: the password manager was supported […]

Best meditation apps: practice mindfulness with Headspace, Calm and more

There are a range of guided meditations on offer in Insight Timer. You can choose from a beginner kit, which includes learning to meditate or coping with anxiety. Or select how you’d like to meditate based on a particular focus, like sleep, stress and anxiety. Or you can pick the type of practice you’re in […]

Kobe Bryant Book For Children And Young Adults Hits No. 1 On NY Times Bestseller List

Season One follows the progress of a young basketball player. The book is described by Granity as “a story of strain and sacrifice, supernatural breakthroughs, and supreme dedication to the game.” It was released last week, with Bryant credited as the series creator and story lines visionary.

The First Book About The Coronavirus Is Here, And It’s Terrible

“The abandoned streets in a megalopolis — the usually bustling urban centers looking like ghost towns, stores with open doors and no customers, just a lone walker or a single car here and there, provide a glimpse of what a non-consumerist world might look like,” Žižek writes of the version of Wuhan that he sees […]

L.A. Art Book Fair at MOCA canceled over coronavirus fears

“Although we will all miss it this year, we know canceling it is in the best interest of everyone in the extended MOCA and L.A. Art Book Fair’s communities,” according to the letter MOCA released with Printed Matter’s announcement. “The health and safety of our friends and neighbors are our top priority.”