Google abandons FLoC, introduces Topics API to replace tracking cookies

Google faces nearly $100 million fine in Russia over failure to delete banned content

Google is walking back plans to replace third-party cookies with FLoC by instead proposing the Topics API, a new system for interest-based advertising. Topics works by pinpointing five of your interests, such as “Fitness” or “Travel & Transportation,” based on your web activity, as measured by participating sites, for one week. Your browser will store … Read more

Brittany Matthews addresses criticism over champagne incident

Brittany Matthews addresses criticism over champagne incident

It’s Brittany Matthews’ postgame celebration and she’ll pop champagne if she wants to. Following the Chiefs’ thrilling AFC Divisional Round win against the Bills, the fiancée of Kansas City quarterback Patrick Mahomes sprayed bubbly from her suite into the stands at Arrowhead Stadium. Naturally, the internet had plenty to say about Matthews’ actions after the … Read more

Juventus beats Arsenal to Vlahovic, agree to $85 million fee for Fiorentina star

Juventus beats Arsenal to Vlahovic, agree to $85 million fee for Fiorentina star

Juventus have agreed a $85 milion deal with Fiorentina for striker Dusan Vlahovic, according to reports by GOAL, Sky Sports Italia, and Fabrizio Romano. The 21-year-old is perhaps the biggest attacking name available on the market this month, with Arsenal also heavily identified in the rumors this month regarding the highly-rated Serbia international. Vlahovic has scored 17 Serie A goals this … Read more

J. Cole, Halsey and Kid Cudi

J. Cole, Halsey and Kid Cudi

It’s the announcement New York music fans have been waiting for: The Governors Ball music festival lineup. J. Cole, Halsey and Kid Cudi are slated to headline the concert series, which is scheduled for June 10-12, 2022. Migos, Jack Harlow, Louis the Child, Flume, Glass Animals and other artists are amongst the slew of musicians … Read more

Respawn is making three more Star Wars games

Kris Holt

has announced that is making three more Star Wars games. The studio — also known for Titanfall and Apex Legends — is working on a follow up to its hit 2019 action-adventure title , though it’s not clear if the upcoming game is a direct sequel. A first-person shooter overseen by a former Star Wars … Read more

Maestro: Bradley Cooper’s ‘A Star Is Born’ Follow-Up Films in May

Maestro: Bradley Cooper's 'A Star Is Born' Follow-Up Films in May

Bradley Cooper confirmed during a conversation with Mahershala Ali as part of The Hamden Journal’s “Actors on Actors” series, presented by Amazon Studios, that “Maestro” will finally start filming this May. Netflix’s “Maestro” marks Cooper’s first directorial effort since the blockbuster success of his feature debut, “A Star Is Born.” Cooper also stars in “Maestro” … Read more

Kanye West Criticizes Kim Kardashian For Sweet SNL Smooch With Pete Davidson ‘In Front Of Him’

Kanye West Criticizes Kim Kardashian For Sweet SNL Smooch With Pete Davidson ‘In Front Of Him’

Kanye West is speaking up about Kim Kardashian, Pete Davidson, coparenting, running for president (yes, again), and a whole lot more. The 44-year-old rapper sat down this week with Hollywood Unlocked‘s Jason Lee for a 45-minute-long interview in El Lay. In the video, published on Monday, the Chicago-born artist and fashion guru’s comments cover a lot of ground, but most … Read more