The new season of ‘Queer Eye’ is exactly what we needed – TechCrunch

[ad_1] With everything that’s going on in the world right now, it’s nice to know that we can rely on Netflix’s “Queer Eye” to continue tugging at our heartstrings. The latest season was filmed during what looks like a sweltering Philadelphia summer, before the COVID-19 pandemic. The basic “Queer Eye” formula hasn’t changed, with the…

12 excellent podcasts with black hosts for pop culture, politics, or history fans

[ad_1] Podcasting has been a double-edged sword for marginalized voices. On one hand, “anyone can start a podcast,” as a medium with relatively low barriers of entry. But to no one’s shock, podcasting has also not been the egalitarian haven that premise promises. It’s a loss for everyone who loves the medium — not only…

Netflix’s ‘Space Force’ has a rough launch – TechCrunch

[ad_1] “Space Force” is a new Netflix series that reunites Steve Carell and Greg Daniels, the star and creative force behind the American version of “The Office.” And there’s an amazing supporting cast along for the ride, including John Malkovich, Ben Schwartz, Jimmy O. Yang, Fred Willard, Lisa Kudrow and Jane Lynch. But as we…

The new ‘Kimmy Schmidt’ special is pointlessly interactive – TechCrunch

[ad_1] In many ways, Netflix’s new “Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt” special “Kimmy vs. the Reverend” is a delight. For fans of the show, it’s a chance to catch up with Kimmy (Ellie Kemper), Titus (Titus Burgess) and all their other friends/nemeses on the eve of Kimmy’s wedding to Prince Frederick (Daniel Radcliffe). Creators Robert Carlock and…

Clubhouse proves that time is a flat circle – TechCrunch

[ad_1] Hello and welcome back to Equity, ’s venture capital-focused podcast, where we unpack the numbers behind the headlines. First, a big thanks to everyone who took part in the Equity survey, we really appreciated your notes and thoughts. The crew is chewing over what you said now, and we’ll roll up the best feedback into…

The ‘Joe Rogan Experience’ podcast will soon be exclusive to Spotify

[ad_1] Spotify must’ve backed up the Brinks truck for Joe Rogan. He announced on Tuesday that his massively popular podcast, the Joe Rogan Experience, would soon be available exclusively on the streaming platform. Spotify announced the pod would debut on its platform on Sept. 1 and would become exclusive later in the year.  “It will…

Netflix drops new ‘Space Force’ trailer and announces podcast

[ad_1] All products featured here are independently selected by our editors and writers.If you buy something through links on our site, Mashable may earn an affiliate commission. By Shannon Connellan2020-05-19 13:31:05 UTC If you wanted more Space Force before you’ve even had any Space Force, here’s a big dollop. In a follow-up to the teaser,…

Netflix’s ‘Never Have I Ever’ turns teenage pain into comedic bliss – TechCrunch

[ad_1] “Never Have I Ever” is a new Netflix comedy created by Mindy Kaling and Lang Fisher, loosely based on Kaling’s own teenage years. The show focuses on Devi (played by Maitreyi Ramakrishnan), who’s desperately hoping for a good sophomore year after the sudden death of her father — cue the awkward attempts to get…