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September 24, 2017 6:40 PM 'Kingsman' hits target, 'Lego Ninjago' disappoints as franchises hit and miss at box office

R-rated thrill rides continue to rule the box office with 20th Century Fox's profane spy sequel "Kingsman: The Golden Circle" and New Line Cinema's horror "It" dominating the top spots. A sequel to the 2015 hit "Kingsman: The Secret Service," the $104-million film debuted just below analysts' predictions of $40 million to $45 million, with $39 million 104

September 24, 2017 9:16 AM Twitter testing Android app that uses less mobile data

The app runs Android 5.0 and up and is usable on 2G and 3G networks In a bid to increase its monthly active users (MAU) in the developing markets where internet connectivity is poor, Twitter has started testing an Android app called 'Twitter Lite' that uses less mobile data to work. Twitter, which has over 328 million total monthly active users -- 68 million 59

September 20, 2017 9:48 AM Today in Entertainment: Latin Grammy announcement postponed after Mexico earthquake; James Corden regrets kissing Sean Spicer at the Emmys

Commentary: James Cameron brings Linda Hamilton back to the 'Terminator' franchise but snubs 'Wonder Woman' again The original Sarah Connor is back. Fans are going crazy at director James Cameron’s announcement that Linda Hamilton, the first actor to portray fan-favorite Connor in the “Terminator” franchise, will be returning to the world of killer robots 92

September 10, 2017 10:24 PM Curtain comes down on Harare International Carnival

The annual festival which kicked off on September 1 with a carnival bira in Domboshava ended early yesterday morning with a mega carnival concert that took place at Robert Mugabe Square (Civic Centre Grounds). While it is not clear how many people attended the party and if event organisers – the Zimbabwe Tourism Authority (ZTA) reached their target of three 143

September 1, 2017 6:17 PM The Man with a dream

When it comes to local entertainment, The Gaborone International Music and Culture (GIMC) week is undoubtedly the busiest and biggest music event in the country. The week-long festival is the brainchild of Thapelo Pabalinga, and represents his ambitious dream of putting Botswana on the world entertainment map. Four years after its inception and it appears 168

August 28, 2017 5:41 AM How MTV's Video Music Awards reflected a troubled moment in America

It wasn’t Pink. It wasn’t Taylor Swift. It wasn’t even Katy Perry, who hosted the show and gave its closing performance. No, the person MTV clearly wanted to represent the 2017 edition of its annual Video Music Awards — to communicate its heart and soul — was Susan Bro, whose daughter Heather Heyer was killed this month as she protested the white-supremacist 111

August 28, 2017 3:52 AM Everything that happened at the 2017 MTV Video Music Awards

New York — Kendrick Lamar was the king of the 2017 MTV Video Music Awards, winning six awards on a night full of emotional performances, political moments and a new, eye-popping Taylor Swift music video. Lamar's Humble won video of the year, best hip-hop video, direction, cinematography, art direction and visual effects on Sunday at the Forum in Inglewood 191

August 27, 2017 10:40 PM Oh, the games the makers play

There are exciting times ahead in the world of electronic entertainment, although they can be hard to identify in the cacophony of the Electronic Entertainment Exposition (E3). The industry's biggest trade fair kicked off with an ear-splitting preview in Los Angeles on Tuesday as row after row of gamemakers showed off their latest offerings with the help of scantily 76

August 27, 2017 3:50 PM McGregor eyes more money fights as Mayweather retires

Having beaten the Irish pretender, Conor McGregor, with a 10th-round technical knockout, Floyd Mayweather can retire with a perfect 50-0 record. LAS VEGAS - Described as the fight the fans asked for by the executives who made it happen, Saturday’s clash between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor was only ever about one thing - money. Having beaten the Irish 115

August 27, 2017 2:43 AM Microsoft to announce Xbox 720

San Francisco - Microsoft is gearing up to unveil its next generation videogame console, the Xbox 720, in April, reports said on Friday just days after Sony revealed new details about its upcoming PlayStation 4. Quoting sources at Microsoft, Sony and Microsoft partners, gaming website CVG said that Microsoft would announce its new console at a special 45