Netflix’s live-action ‘Cowboy Bebop’ show has finished filming in New Zealand

Netflix officially announced its live-action Cowboy Bebop series back in 2018, and after some delays, filming for season one of the has finally finished in New Zealand. via Technology and News Today https://www.engadget.com/netflix-cowboy-bebop-092024319.html

Google Maps will show wildfire boundaries in near real time

Google Maps will show wildfire boundaries in near real time

Type in the name of an ongoing wildfire into Google search, and the site will now bring up a map featuring a near-real-time boundary of the fire. Google revealed the feature today, which was piloted in California last year and will now be available across the US.

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The first live ‘Destiny 2’ event kicks off at 1PM ET

The first live ‘Destiny 2’ event kicks off at 1PM ET
Bungie is about to try a new strategy for keeping Destiny 2 fresh: holding Fortnite-style live events. The studio is promising (via PC Gamer) that humans will “take aim at the Almighty” (the massive Red Legion spaceship on a kamikaze mission against the Last City) at 1PM Eastern.
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Roku’s live guide will help you navigate its free movie and TV channel

Roku’s live guide will help you navigate its free movie and TV channel
Good news, couch potatoes: Roku is now giving you a better way to sort through its wealth of free movies and TV shows. The new “Live TV Channel Guide” is exactly that: a traditional grid interface for seeing what’s airing on the Roku Channel, the company’s popular free content fountain.
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Peloton will stream live classes from instructors’ homes

Peloton will stream live classes from instructors’ homes
Peloton will begin streaming live classes from its instructors’ homes beginning tomorrow, April 22nd, The Verge reports. As businesses across the country began closing due to the coronavirus pandemic, Peloton kept filming and streaming live classes in its New York City studio.
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Kickstarter’s live project count is down 35 percent from last year

Kickstarter’s live project count is down 35 percent from last year
Crowdfunding is taking a serious hit due to the COVID-19 pandemic. A Kickstarter internal memo from CEO Aziz Hasan obtained by The Verge indicates that new projects have dropped by 35 percent year-over-year with “no clear sign of rebound.
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Help humans and aliens live in peace in ‘XCOM: Chimera Squad’

Help humans and aliens live in peace in ‘XCOM: Chimera Squad’
In 2016’s XCOM 2, players saved the world from armies of alien colonizers who used humans as psionic meat puppets. When the leaders of the invasion fled, they abandoned hordes of their own soldiers on Earth, forcing an uneasy truce among humans and the aliens left behind.
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Help humans and aliens live in peace in ‘XCOM: Chimera Squad’

Help humans and aliens live in peace in ‘XCOM: Chimera Squad’
In 2016’s XCOM 2, players saved the world from armies of alien colonizers who used humans as psionic meat puppets. When the leaders of the invasion fled, they abandoned hordes of their own soldiers on Earth, forcing an uneasy truce among humans and the aliens left behind.
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Instagram Live streams are now viewable on the web

Instagram Live streams are now viewable on the web
Now that you’re likely staying at home during the COVID-19 pandemic, you might not be as inclined to watch live Instagram feeds on your phone… and now, you don’t have to. Users (including Engadget) have noticed that Instagram Live streams recently became viewable on the web.
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Netflix and Instagram team up for a series of live COVID-19 chats

Netflix and Instagram team up for a series of live COVID-19 chats
Tomorrow, Netflix and Instagram are launching a weekly series in which stars from Netflix’s popular young adult content will discuss self-care during the pandemic. Wanna Talk About It? will air every Thursday at 7PM ET on the @Netflix Instagram account, Deadline reports.
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