Tuesday, March 28, 2017

HOLLYWOOD

HOLLYWOOD
Hollywood, behind the scenes of "Pretend and Make-Believe". Technology's role in Hollywood was apparent at the dawn of silent pictures, Disney, and today's visual effects.

If you’re the type of person who is constantly looking for new ways to upgrade your car, you may want to consider a lip kit. As a more economical alternative to a chin spoiler or...

Ford Brothers Productions (FBP) consummated an agreement with LeTV - the 'Netflix of China.' The enviable deal streams licensed video to 750 million unique monthly viewers on the Mainland. The Ford's successful Master Karate...

Do Gunnars eyewear really help the eyes? The Gunnars!!! “Advanced Computer/Gaming Eyewear designed to protect, enhance and optimize your vision”. “Snake oil...” shouted my Ed, “...there's nothing such as this”. If you are as sceptical...

David Palmer says that his former bandmates concealed money from sources Sirius XM and Pandora. David Palmer, an original member of Steely Dan, is going to court against his former bandmates with claims of being...

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. -- With the advent of video games, a frequently asked question has been whether we get as engrossed in them emotionally as we do when we see a scary movie. The answer...
Manet-Degas

In January 1862 two young painters started talking about their craft as they copied Velázquez’ masterpiece, the Infanta Margarita, in the Louvre. Édouard Manet was just 30 years of age, the son of a...

By Todd Bierman.  Though billed as a portable jump starter for your car – and it will do that over and over again – the Sasco Portable Jump Start System at $72.95 (free shipping)...

Andy Miah, University of Salford Of the many technologies to have captured our imaginations over the last five years, there have been few with such lofty aspirations as drones. These high-tech flying machines have opened...

Adam Gustafson, Pennsylvania State University In 1851, a concert soprano named Elizabeth Taylor Greenfield embarked on a national tour that upended America’s music scene. In antebellum America, operatic and concert songs were very popular forms...

Last week, Dr Dre released Compton: The Soundtrack – his first album in 16 years – with cover art that features the iconic Hollywood sign transformed to read C-O-M-P-T-O-N. The timing, title and cover imagery...

Jennifer Talarico, Lafayette College - Disney/Pixar’s newest film, Inside Out, tells the story of 11-year-old Riley and her difficulty dealing with a family move to San Francisco. The film is getting a lot of attention for...

Peter Nelson fast-tracked to high profile role as Executive Vice President, HBO Sports. After joining HBO in 2011, the Harvard-educated exec succeeds outgoing president Ken Hershmann, who resigned in October, effective December 31, 2015. According...