What shows are where? Your guide to NBC's Peacock, HBO Max, and more streaming services

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'Candyman' director Nia DaCosta will reportedly direct 'Captain Marvel' sequel

The Captain Marvel sequel may have found its commander. Nia DaCosta, director of this year’s highly anticipated Candyman remake, will sit in the director’s chair for the upcoming superhero film, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Released in 2019, Captain Marvel was the first film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe to feature a solo female lead. The sequel will again follow Brie Larson’s adventures as the titular cosmic hero, this time scripted by WandaVision writer Megan… Read the rest

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Instagram insists 'bug' that negatively affected Joe Biden was 'not partisan'

Look, just because a so-called Instagram “bug” benefits President Donald Trump and hurts Democratic nominee and political rival Joe Biden does not mean it’s partisan. And, if you dare to suggest otherwise, then get ready for Instagram to jump down your throat.  At issue is Instagram’s “related hashtags” feature which shows hashtags supposedly related to whatever hashtag a user has clicked on. However, as the Tech Transparency Project — a research initiative of the nonprofit … Read the rest

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Mark Zuckerberg's first Reel is fine. It's just fine.

When in doubt, feature a dog. Mark Zuckerberg posted his first Reel Wednesday, and well, it’s fine. Reels are Facebook-owned Instagram’s answer to TikTok: Looping, easily editable, maximum 15 second videos featuring a wide catalogue of music and visual overlays. Instagram users post Reels to their feed (not their Stories), and popular Reels will get surfaced in Instagram’s Explore tab.  Reels launches as TikTok continues to navigate the uncertain waters of a potential ‘ban’ by… Read the rest

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Disney moves 'Mulan' release straight to streaming. You can watch in September.

After months of delays due to coronavirus, Disney has decided to release the highly anticipated live-action Mulan on streaming in September, per THR. Unlike other Disney+ titles, which are available to users who pay for a monthly or annual subscription, Mulan will need to be purchased for $29.99. The “premiere access” price is higher than any single movie ticket in the U.S. but a bargain for families who would have needed several tickets. The news… Read the rest

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Netflix's 'Immigration Nation' damns the system by telling the truth

Six hours of a stranger’s time is a big ask, especially if you’re vouching for a show you haven’t seen yet. But leading up to the August 3 release of Netflix’s Immigration Nation, plenty of people ventured out on that limb to promote the series on social media. This came after one of its main subjects, U.S. Immigrations and Customs Enforcement (ICE), sought to block the project’s release and threatened legal action against its creators.… Read the rest

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Americans are totally overwhelmed by the news

Americans say they’re overwhelmed by the flood of news on the internet. And that’s causing some people — especially conservatives — to tune much of it out. Gallup and the Knight Foundation published the results of a 20,000-person survey Tuesday on Americans’ attitudes toward the media and its impact on democracy.  Americans’ trust in the news splits along party lines. Overwhelmingly, people who identify as “very conservative” or “Republican” mistrust the media.  There’s one thing… Read the rest

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Engineer who took Google's self-driving secrets to Uber sentenced to 18 months

Former Uber engineer Anthony Levandowski has been sentenced to 18 months’ imprisonment after pleading guilty to stealing trade secrets from Waymo, Google’s self-driving car division. He’s also agreed to pay over $756,000 to the company, plus a fine of $95,000 — which will be a feat considering Levandowski’s already been bankrupted by a $179 million judgment against him for poaching Google employees. “The last three and a half years have forced me to come to… Read the rest

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John Oliver takes an eye-opening look at the way U.S. history is taught in schools

With the memory of Trump’s rescheduled June rally — originally planned on Juneteenth, an annual holiday commemorating the end of slavery — still fresh in memory, John Oliver decided to take a deeper look at the way U.S. history is taught, and specifically, the “embarrassing gaps in many people’s knowledge.” In the monologue above, the Last Week Tonight host takes us through some troubling examples of actual school textbooks, explaining that the “impulse to downplay… Read the rest

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David Attenborough's 'Planet Earth' is getting rebooted with rapper Dave and Hans Zimmer

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