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August 25, 2017 5:40 AM Apple Is Planning a 4K Upgrade for Its TV Box

Apple is planning to unveil a renewed focus on the living room with an upgraded Apple TV set-top box that can stream 4K video and highlight live television content such as news and sports, according to people familiar with the matter. The updated box, to be revealed alongside new iPhone and Apple Watch models at an event in September, will run a faster 63

August 17, 2017 8:30 PM 'Star Wars': What to Expect From an Obi-Wan Kenobi Movie

If there's one thing that experience can demonstrate, it's that there's a high probability that the stand-alone Obi-Wan Kenobi movie currently in development will feature the Jedi Knight taking on Tusken Raiders. While it's currently unclear just when the Kenobi movie will be set, there are only three options that make a lot of narrative sense: the period 315

August 16, 2017 2:27 PM Apple going all-in on original programming, to the tune of $1 billion a year

As the battle to create original content for online video services continues, we get a glimpse into Apple's plans for the coming year. According to a report from The Wall Street Journal, Apple has a budget of $1 billion to spend in 2018 to "procure and produce" original content. The iPhone maker could acquire and produce up to 10 shows next year with this money 40

August 16, 2017 10:06 AM Charge to visit Elvis' grave during vigil upsets fans

Elvis Presley fans are angry they are having to pay to show their respects to their hero at his Graceland mansion on the 40th anniversary of his death. For nearly 40 years they have been able to make a solemn procession past his grave at Graceland during the annual candlelight vigil commemorating his death, without paying a penny. Visitors attending 59

August 9, 2017 9:03 PM Streaming wars: Here's why Disney won't kill Netflix

Disney has arguably the top library of content in the media world, much of which it will eventually take away from Netflix. So you'd think Disney would have the best chance of any entertainment giant out there at poaching a big chunk of Netflix's more than 100 million subscribers when it launches its own streaming service in 2019. The threat from Disney 70

August 8, 2017 7:39 PM That Game of Thrones Hack Seems to Be Getting Worse

Forget "winter is coming." Winter may already be here for HBO. It looks like the cyber security incident affecting the "Game of Thrones" network may be getting a lot worse. The person — or group — who claimed last week to have hacked HBO has now released what appears to be a trove of stolen information — and the network has called in the FBI for help. Those 97

August 7, 2017 5:37 AM Chris Pratt, Anna Faris and why some celebrity breakups leave fans genuinely distraught

Chris Pratt and Anna Faris, one of the Internet’s most beloved celebrity couples, announced their separation late Sunday night. Within minutes, the news was trending worldwide on Twitter. “Anna and I are sad to announce we are legally separating. We tried hard for a long time, and we’re really disappointed. Our son has two parents who love him very much and for his sake we want to keep this situation 79

August 6, 2017 4:14 AM Nasa replies to 9-year-old 'Guardian of the Galaxy' who applied for job

WASHINGTON - A "Guardian of the Galaxy" has warmed the hearts of netizens despite being unsuccessful in his job application at US space agency Nasa . Nine-year-old Jack Davis had applied for the role of planetary protection officer, which Nasa is looking to fill. The three to five-year appointment, which pays between US$124,000 (S$169,000) and US$187,000 annually 60

August 6, 2017 4:14 AM A 9-year-old 'Guardian of the Galaxy' applies for NASA job

(CNN) — A fourth-grader's cover letter grabbed NASA's attention in the search for the next real-life guardian of the planet. Jack Davis, a self-proclaimed "Guardian of the Galaxy" from New Jersey, piqued NASA's interest. "I may be nine but I think I would be a fit for the job," Jack said in the handwritten letter. "I have seen almost all the space and alien 69

August 5, 2017 6:51 PM NASA to 9-year-old applicant for alien-protection job: Maybe

Commentary: Jack Davis, a self-styled Guardian of the Galaxy, applies for a gig as NASA's planetary protection officer. The space agency offers him hope. Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives. The Earth seems to have spun at twice its normal speed since NASA announced it was looking for someone to protect 72