12 movies you’d never know were shot on an iPhone

Bleecker Street As iPhone’s camera quality improves, many directors are using them to create films.  The Oscar-winning documentary, “Searching for Sugar Man” was partially shot using an iPhone app. “Unsane” and “Tangerine” were two other highly successful films, despite being shot on an iPhone. As each new iPhone offers increasingly complex photography capabilities, filmmakers are beginning to recognize the […]

Kaetlyn Osmond wins figure skating worlds, 1st Canadian female champ in 45 years

Canada’s Kaetlyn Osmond has won the women’s singles crown at the world figure skating championships. The win marks the first time a Canadian has held the title since Karen Magnussen captured gold in Bratislava, Czechoslovakia 45 years ago.  Osmond, 22, of Marystown, N.L., finished atop the standings with 150.50 points, ahead of second-place finisher Wakaba Higuchi of Japan (145.01). Satako […]

Taylor Swift shared a rare political statement in support of gun control

Getty Taylor Swift announced in an Instagram post on Friday that she had donated to the March For Our Lives campaign started by the student activists of the Parkland school shooting. Swift, who has largely abstained from sharing her political views in the past, shared in the post that she supports gun-control reform.  She joins […]

Star Wars 8: Rian Johnson hits back 'I DIDN'T KILL the past' – Will he listen to fans now?

Nobody was expecting the huge outrage from many hardcore Star Wars fans which almost overshadowed the release of Episode 8. The main focus was the new tone and direction taken by the director. One of the main lines from the movie shows Kylo Ren declaring that it is time to “Kill the past.” Unfortunately this […]

‘Ready to die for Syria’: What we know so far about gunman in southern France

The man who killed three people and injured 16 in southern France shouted he was ready to “die for Syria” as he took hostages, and had links to radical Islam, the Paris Prosecutor said. Here is what we know about the attacker. The man, who on Friday opened fire in south-western French town of Carcassonne […]

Dallara Stradale Driven! Racing Constructor Builds One for the Road

– While automakers love to fit aggressive-looking rear wings to their cars, and often claim that they help them stick to the pavement, the reality is that few street cars generate much downforce. The all-time champion was the Dodge Viper ACR, the sorta-streetable special that wowed us at Lightning Lap a couple of years ago, […]

Will Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s wedding be televised?

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry are gearing up for their royal wedding day, an important moment in both of their lives, and in British history. The stunning Suits actress, 36, will walk down the aisle to meet Prince Harry, 33, in St George’s Chapel at Windsor Castle. Royal Family fans are itching to know what […]

Non-stop flights from London Heathrow to Australia: Will it be the world’s longest flight?

Flights from London Heathrow to Australia without a stop-over will launch for the first time. The non-stop flight will be a first for British travellers, and will hopefully make the already long journey easier and more pleasurable for long haul travellers. The Boeing 787 Dreamliner is operated by Qantas, and will have 236 passengers across […]

Sport Relief: Davina McCall in TURMOIL as pyrotechnic ignites ‘Can somebody check those?’

It was business as usual for Davina, who was professionally making her way through tonight’s Sport Relief telethon.  The 50-year-old had just finished reading out the all important numbers when she was joined by her co-stars for the evening, Gary Linekar and Ore Oduba. However as the pair walked out on stage, a small bang […]