Kinght Foudnation - The Knight Foundation and Gallup teamed up to find out that partisans all believe that the media is slanted against them. It’s not that surprising, as even places like All Sides have found that everyone has a different idea of fairness. I still think that there is a fair read of the media being culturally biased, albeit . . .
The Takeout - As millennials age out of city living, I expect these types of articles will increase. While Americans’ are smarter about food than they used to be, convenience can beat out taste. It’s good to see critics that can be just as smug about their recovering snobbery as they were in asserting it.
Pixel Envy - Nick Heer has some hard criticism of the early efforts to run iOS apps on the Mac. I haven’t had enough time to play around in Mojave, but News didn’t seem to be anything that special. Likely we won’t see the real potential until more iOS-centric developers start making apps for the Mac. For now, all we see are the gold rush . . .
Though Ys is a storied franchise dating back to the NES, it has never had a large following in the West. Despite that history, the series is light on lore—making it easy to pick up and play even in the eighth installment. Adol and his friend Dogi date back to the original game, but you don't need to know more than they are friends who go . . .