In Disney’s upcoming Beauty and the Beast live action remake, Stevens takes the role of the spellbound prince, opposite Emma Watson, who takes the role of Belle. Watson: Could not be more happy that this man will be Beast!!! Welcome aboard
In the heist film directed by Philip Martin, Travolta plays the role of an art forger who must forge a painting by Claude Monet for a crime syndicate who plan to steal it from a museum, so he can secure an early release from prison. Co-starring Marcus Thomas, Abigail Spencer and Travis Aaron Wayde. On learning to […]
Netflix announces they will partner with DiCaprio’s Appian Way production company for a series of documentaries. Netflix: We will seek to develop and acquire documentaries and docuseries with partial focus on environmental and conservation themes.
After nine and half years, Bee leaves The Daily Show on Comedy Central. She plans to produce and host another show on TBS. TBS: We are thrilled to have Sam join Jason at TBS and really make this a family affair. We actually have their kids coming in next week to pitch us animation.
Microsoft releases the first public preview of Office 2016 for Mac OS X 10.10 users. The company plans to regularly release updates for the preview version so as to receive user feedback for software improvement and bug fixes. Users can share files across devices that run the software. Office will focus now on cloud connectivity.We think […]
Vaughn talks about working with Nic Pizzolatto for season 2 of True Detective. The series of eight hour-long episodes focuses on a career criminal and three police officers who involve themselves in a conspiracy theory. Nic is very unique because he writes literally every episode by himself. And it’s such adult storytelling. You investigate a specific culture and really climb […]
Nvidia announces the Shield Android console at GDC 2015. The device is for the living-room and not portable like its predecessor. At its core, it features the Maxwell architecture GPU, Tegra X1. It can play 4K content as well as seventh-generation console games , such as those for Playstation 3 and Xbox 360. The Shield […]
Fox will collaborate with Stallone to develop an Expendables TV series. Chuck Norris, Jennifer Garner, Don Johnson, Lucy Lawless may potentially star in the mercenary action show.
Sony announces a Playstation 4 Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain limited edition console for Asia. The console color matches Snake’s red bionic arm and has a golden connector. The DualShock 4 controller is the same color as Snake’s gun and has the logo of his unit.
Valve officially announces Source engine 2 at GDC 2015. The Company states that it is available for free to content developers, later this year. The engine includes next generation OpenGL support which is the competitor for Microsoft’s DirectX API in Windows games. This is to ensure that their upcoming Steambox devices, which run on Linux, […]
Microsoft announces Xbox One wireless dongle for Xbox One controllers for PC at GDC 2015. The device enables wireless connectivity for the controllers instead of USB. Pricing has not been set. The device will be released later this year. Phil Spencer, Head of Xbox: The wireless devices you use on Xbox One will work on PC as well. […]
Nvidia announces Titan X at GDC 2015. The graphics card has a 12 GB frame buffer and eight billion transistors. The card features a green light at its core cooler unit. Jen-Hsun, CEO: This GDC is about VR … it needs an amazing GPU. And so the problem that I’ve got is this. If I launched our next generation […]
The main Maxis studio at Emeryville, CA, is shut down by Electronic Arts. Maxis is the developer of games such as SimCity, Spore and many other games. Despite the shutdown, the Maxis brand lives on. The ‘in-development’ projects are to be taken care of by EA’s Redwood Shores. EA: Today we are consolidating Maxis IP […]
Apple releases Photos App on Mac OSX which fully replaces its current iPhoto app for photo editing. Photos enables a wide range of image manipulation features. With the introduction of the new Photos app and iCloud Photo Library, enabling you to safely store all of your photos in iCloud and access them from anywhere, there will be […]
BlackBerry releases a full touchscreen phone, Blackberry Leap. It’s on par with the Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge. The company plans to retail the device of $275 later this year Europe. The Company also teased an as-yet-unnamed smartphone with a curved display that wraps around the side, like the Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge, and a slide-out keyboard. Asecond […]
Valve and HTC announce a virtual reality headset called Vive, which uses two 1200 x 1080 displays with a refresh rate at 90Hz, eliminating jitter achieving “photorealistic imagery” across a 360 degree field of vision. A pair of HTC-made wireless controllers for manipulating objects or shooting weapons through hand tracking will be included. The Steam VR base station will let users walk around the virtual space […]
Google announces Android Pay at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. The new feature is not a new product but a framework that allows secure payments support from other companies which works in physical stores and also apps. It also supports NFC and biometrics. We are doing it in a way in which anybody else can build a payments […]
Spice announces Lollipop Android 5.1 update for its Android One mobile phone lineup, Spice Dream Uno H and Spice Dream Uno. Prashant Bindal, CEO, Spice Mobility: In line with our brand promise Always the Latest, we are delighted to be the first player to release the Android Lollipop 5.1 update, exclusively for our Spice Dream […]
Pages are released from Nintendo’s Character Guide, showing various aspects of well-known characters, as well as color guides and official descriptons. For example, the Guide reveals that Yoshi’s full name is “T. Yoshisaur Munchakoopas”, and that Mario’s overalls must be Pantone 293 while his cap is Pantone 485. At first glance, the man we have come to know as “Mario” […]
Title Update 21 is released for Minecraft on XBOX One . It comes with play improvements and bug fixes, such as Redstone fixes and a fix for the horses that disappear. There is also an increase limit on the Minecart,
The Company releases their Oscars iPad ad, featuring kids from Los Angeles County High School of the Arts making various films using only iPads. The ad has a voiceover of Scorcese’s commencement speech to the NYU Tisch School of the Arts in 2014. It’s the same for all you, all of us. Every step is a first step. Every brush […]
In the first look of the thriller, directed by Alejandro González Iñárritu, DiCaprio plays Hugh Glass, a frontiersman, who has his mind on vengeance. Co-starring Tom Hardy. Iñárritu: It’s a very experimental thing that we’re doing here…I’m now addicted to doing things that can fail horribly or maybe that can give us a surprise. We are all into it.