Netflix’s LA office reportedly under lockdown due to active shooter

According to tweets from people in the area and reports by local news station KTLA, the Los Angeles offices of Netflix have been locked down due to reports of a person with a deadly weapon in the area. KTLA is also on lockdown as its offices are nearby, and has reported on Twitter that police […]

Microsoft Office is now available in the Mac App Store

Enlarge / Promotional graphics used for Office 365 in Apple’s Mac App Store. (credit: Apple) The suite of Microsoft Office applications is now available for download directly in Apple’s Mac App Store for the first time. Previously, Mac users had to download the applications from Microsoft’s website. The apps included are: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, OneNote, […]

Stan and Ollie box office: How much has Stan and Ollie made at the box office?

Stan & Ollie has been receiving critical praise and fan fervour alike. The based-on-a-true-story film about entertainers Laurel and Hardy currently has a 93 percent fresh rating on Rotten Tomatoes. The critics’ consensus reads: “Stan & Ollie pays tribute to a pair of beloved entertainers with an affectionate look behind the scenes — and a […]

Ryan Fry's continued off-ice improvement showing on the ice

His curling comeback couldn't have gone much better.  In his first two games back with Team Brad Jacobs after taking an indefinite leave to work on personal growth, Ryan Fry was nearly perfect.  Fry last played as a substitute at a World Curling Tour event in Red Deer, Alta., last November. He was ejected with […]

BBC UK weather forecast: Met Office issues weather WARNING as strong winds hit UK

Carol Kirkwood delivered the BBC Breakfast weather forecast this morning and warned temperatures would get much colder as the week progresses. She added there was a yellow weather warning from the Met Office due to strong wings in Scotland and north of England. Carol told viewers: “This morning it isn’t a particularly cold start to […]

9 Hollywood movies that dominated the Chinese box office in 2018, including some that underperformed in the US

Warner Bros. The Chinese box office has become an essential part of the success of some of Hollywood’s biggest movies. Movies that underwhelmed in the US, like “Rampage,” rebounded in China. Others, like “Aquaman,” dominated the global box office thanks to huge box office in China. China is projected to dethrone the US as the […]

‘The Office’ Producer Mike Schur Explains How the Series Survived a Doomed First Season

You’d be hard-pressed to find a more beloved comedy series than The Office. Fans are endlessly watching reruns now that they’re playing on Comedy Central all the time, and they’ve also watched the series over and over again as one of the most popular library titles on Netflix. But The Office wasn’t always a hit. […]

He’s not an official: Macron’s office left red-faced explaining ex-aide Benalla’s luxury trip

Days before Emmanuel Macron visited French troops in Chad for Christmas, his scandal-plagued former aide Alexandre Benalla traveled to the African country to meet a top official. And the Elysée palace had some explaining to do. Benalla, who lost his job after his beating of a protester prompted the French president’s ‘Watergate’ scandal, went to […]

Imax passes $1 billion mark at the global box office for first time ever. Here are the highest-grossing titles that played on the format in 2018.

Disney 2018 marks the first time ever that Imax grossed $ 1 billion at the global box office. “Avengers: Infinity War” was the highest global Imax performer of the year. With 2018 coming to an end, the studios are counting their stacks of money and finding that the industry is poised to break box office […]

Aquaman box office SMASHES records: Aquaman has already taken more than THIS superhero

There were raised eyebrows when Warner Bros announced Aquaman would open first in China, one week ahead of anywhere else in the world. Traditionally, Hollywood movies open there last. It is a tricky and unpredictable market where major franchises like Star Wars have dramatically underperformed. Aquaman’s unusual strategy was seen as a possible sign of […]