Friday, July 21, 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.

by Kelsey Meany (courtesy DailyBeast) New figures show that women make up 45 percent of gamers—so why are most of the protagonists in games still male? Share Videogames have long been seen as a boys’ club, mainly because...

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...

TWC topper threatens a content jihad in the midst of the film org’s play for diplomacy with Netcos by Ted Johnson (courtesy Variety) Former President Bill Clinton toed the party line at the recent D.C. gathering...

By Ethan Sacks, courtesy NewYorkDailyNews, Spike Lee apparently did the right thing to finance his next movie. The 56-year-old “Crooklyn” director reached his $1.25 million goal on Kickstarter to fund his next project, four days ahead...

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...

MULTIPLE CITIES--Supporting its mission of education and developing imaging standards for the broadcast industry, the Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers (SMPTE) has named a series of new directors that will lead its...
Apple Watch

When Apple unveiled its original watch in 2014, the California company touted three tent-pole features of the new wearable: style, communication and fitness. Rolling out the second-generation Apple Watch this week, Apple has positioned...
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NEW YORK, Dec. 29, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Summit CE Group announces their partnership with Hearst Brand Development to launch a new line of Car and Driver-branded dash cams at the International Consumer Electronics Show, January...

This game for iPad and iPhone takes place in New Orleans during the Roaring 1920s. Marc Saltzman, Special to USA TODAY  Not sure whether you feel like playing a "hidden object" game or a building simulation?...

Monday was a busy day for Miley Cyrus. The Hannah Montana star and platinum-selling singer’s latest single, “We Can’t Stop,” made its debut, and Cyrus was up bright and early to promote it on...

In January 2014, the ban on game consoles has been temporarily lifted by the Chinese authorities. Consoles made in the Shanghai’s free trade zone can be sold on the Chinese territory again. This announcement paves the...

Last week, SpaceX held another successful launch of its Falcon 9 rocket. Unfortunately, its landing was not quite as successful as the one in December (it crashed into the ocean). SpaceX isn’t alone in trying...