For those curious about the mindset behind the people joining an anti-feminist hate group recently affiliated with parts of GamerGate, VICE did an interesting piece about the “Honey Badger Brigade” and other women involved in the MRA effort. » 4/17/15 5:14pm Yesterday 5:14pm

That isn’t really accurate. While there are certainly quality computers that can beat a great deal of human opponents, there are still a limited about of computers which can beat almost every human opponent, especially grandmasters. An iPod chess app is far less likely to be able to take down a human opponent than… » 4/15/15 9:53pm Wednesday 9:53pm

Laura Hudson’s take on Bloodborne is a must read, even if you aren’t that interested in Bloodborne. She really conveys that spark which is so often empowering in the Souls series and games with a great sense of slowly but surely overpowering what you fear.
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So, you call her a “harasser” for empowering people to better manage the impact of harassment against them and then question the reality that her being proactive about contacting her local PD helped keep the situation from being worse than it was. » 4/04/15 1:09am 4/04/15 1:09am