Arts&Culture


Leicester City's Amartey To Captain Black Stars Against Uganda Leicester City's Amartey To Captain Black Stars Against Uganda
- October 07, 2017

Kwesi Appiah's side need to beat an improved Uganda - who qualified for this year's AFCON after a 38-year wait - in Kampala and hope pool leaders Egypt (nine points) slip up against the bottom-placed Congolese on to still be in the race for a spot at Russian Federation 2018. (more...)
How to change Google Assistant's voice from female to male voice How to change Google Assistant's voice from female to male voice
- October 07, 2017

When we started using the Google Home in my house, we were skeptical after our experiences with the Echo Dot . There are no physical buttons on top, but you can control volume by tapping on the left edge to turn it up and on the right edge to turn it down. (more...)
Hulu releases trailer for Marvel's Runaways
- October 07, 2017

The titular kids' parents bring them all to a luxurious house and then promptly abandon their children in a huge living room while the adults slip away to attend to some unusual, secretive grown-folk business. Playing their parents are Ryan Sands ( The Wire ), Angel Parker, Brittany Ishibashi, James Yaegashi, Kevin Weisman ( Alias ), Brigid Brannagh ( Army Wives ), Annie Wersching (24), Kip Pardue ( Ray Donovan ), Ever Carradine (Major Crimes), and James Marsters (Buffy). (more...)
Final farewell to Coronation Street's Liz Dawn Final farewell to Coronation Street's Liz Dawn
- October 07, 2017

Numerous show's current cast arrived by bus from Coro's nearby studios. Former stars Ken Morley, who played Reg Holdsworth, Bruce Jones, who played Les Battersby, and Alison King, who played Carla Connor, also turned out to pay their respects. (more...)
Google presents two new versions its Home Speaker Google presents two new versions its Home Speaker
- October 07, 2017

Created to promote Google Assistant to more rooms in house, Google Home Mini aims to facilitate news and calendar updates. Google Home Max can be adjusted to listen to music, podcasts or phone conversations with Smart Sound Auto-learning feature. (more...)
Comedian Ralphie May Dies at 45 Comedian Ralphie May Dies at 45
- October 07, 2017

May, who has enjoyed a successful career as a stand-up comedian, was in the midst of a nationwide tour with performances scheduled at Harrah's in Las Vegas this weekend. "I should have been in a hospital instead of a ship". His recent credits include Inside Amy Schumer and two Netflix specials in 2015 ( Ralphie May: Unruly and Ralphie May: Imperfectly Yours ). (more...)
Watch the trippy trailer for Philip K. Dick's Electric Dreams Watch the trippy trailer for Philip K. Dick's Electric Dreams
- October 07, 2017

Science fiction writer Philip K. Dick died in 1982, but his cultural influence remains pervasive. Dick, whose work was the basis for Blade Runner , Total Recall , and Minority Report , published 44 novels and 121 short stories in his lifetime, often addressing social and political themes, which makes them flawless fodder for an anthology. (more...)
Sushant to star in Bollywood remake of The Fault In Our Stars Sushant to star in Bollywood remake of The Fault In Our Stars
- October 07, 2017

In fact, he has been trained in NASA for his upcoming movie, Chanda Mama Door Ke . Yes, Sushant will be seen stepping into the shoes of Ansel Elgort in the remake. 4 crores to the producer. The debutant director thought Sushant would be ideal for this film. Confirming the same Mukesh Chabbra the director of the film said "Yes, I am on board for The Fault in Our Stars remake". (more...)
All three Billion Yahoo Accounts were Hacked during 2013 Security Breach
- October 07, 2017

If you're having keeping track of the hacks, it's understandable; Yahoo had a separate data leak in 2014, which hit 500 million accounts. "The investigation indicates that the user account information that was stolen did not include passwords in clear text, payment card data, or bank account information", a disclosure filed with the SEC reads. (more...)
TMZ reports that Las Vegas gunman had booked hotel room overlooking Lollapalooza TMZ reports that Las Vegas gunman had booked hotel room overlooking Lollapalooza
- October 07, 2017

Hundreds of thousands attended the music festival at Chicago's Grant Park, including Malia Obama , the former president's daughter. His rooms at the Blackstone Hotel faced the park and were booked for Aug. The 2017 Life Is Beautiful festival included performances by Lorde, Chance The Rapper and Wiz Khalifa. That's the date the music festival ended. The official, who was not authorized to comment publicly, said Thursday that information referencing other locations is being drawn from ... (more...)
Jessica Williams reveals she'll be in Fantastic Beasts 2 with fangirl glee
- October 07, 2017

Flamel has always been referenced in Harry Potter lore before, and his Philosopher's/Sorcerer's Stone served as the crux of the first Potter book and film. David Yates, who also helmed four Harry Potter installments, is returning to direct the second film of the Harry Potter prequel series, which is planned to span five movies and feature screenplays by author J.K. (more...)
PARTYNEXTDOOR Arrested for Drug Possession on US-Canada Border PARTYNEXTDOOR Arrested for Drug Possession on US-Canada Border
- October 06, 2017

A spokesman for the New York State Troopers tells us. the rapper and a 24-year-old man from Ontario were on a bus Thursday morning heading back to the USA when it was stopped for secondary inspection. PartyNextDoor released his Seven Days EP last week. PartyNextDoor had been performing in Toronto on Tuesday night. The tour moves to Boston on October 6 and has 3 more Canadian dates in Vancouver, Calgary and Edmonton in November. (more...)
Pacific Rim Uprising: John Boyega Is Ready For Battle in New Photos Pacific Rim Uprising: John Boyega Is Ready For Battle in New Photos
- October 06, 2017

Boyega plays the son of Idris Elba's character, who sacrificed his life in the first film. Pacific Rim in 2013 proved just how satisfying it is to see humans in giant robots fighting behemoth monsters for the fate of the planet, and we've been licking our jaegery, kaijuy chops to finally see what new fighters we'll see in Pacific Rim Uprising . (more...)
Sam Smith Reveals New Album Release Date, Releases New Single 'Pray' Sam Smith Reveals New Album Release Date, Releases New Single 'Pray'
- October 06, 2017

Smith will bring his new album on the road in 2018 with " The Thrill of It All " North American tour that begins June 18th in Toronto and runs through September 13th in Calgary. Also, with this announcement comes live shows, album track list , etc... "I'm still very, very single", Smith elaborated. Smith may perform " Pray " when he performs on Saturday Night Live this weekend. (more...)
Eric Church writes song for 'my people,' Las Vegas shooting victims Eric Church writes song for 'my people,' Las Vegas shooting victims
- October 06, 2017

Church recalled seeing his fans in Las Vegas, holding their hands in the air and raising their cowboy boots during his song "These Boots". Church performed the song live when he took the stage at the Grand Ole Opry in Nashville . Church continued, saying he watched an interview on CNN with Melton's wife Heather , where she pointed out that her husband was a fan of Church. (more...)
Jackie Chan confirms 'Rush Hour 4', needs Chris Tucker on-board Jackie Chan confirms 'Rush Hour 4', needs Chris Tucker on-board
- October 06, 2017

The film was so successful that they made a sequel three years later and a follow up in 2007. Now it appears that everything has lined up to Jackie Chan's liking, "The script probably at the end of this month will have a second draft and next year, [we'll] probably start". (more...)
Las Vegas gunman reportedly researched hotels around Fenway Park Las Vegas gunman reportedly researched hotels around Fenway Park
- October 06, 2017

Both rooms had a checkout date of August 6, corresponding with the final day of the music festival that drew tens of thousands of concert-goers to Grant Park alongside Lake Michigan. That's the date the music festival ended. Related: Who is Stephen Paddock? The festival featured performances from Chance the Rapper, Lorde, Wiz Khalifa, Cage the Elephant and others. (more...)
Lin-Manuel Miranda Releases Star-Studded Song for Puerto Rico Lin-Manuel Miranda Releases Star-Studded Song for Puerto Rico
- October 06, 2017

An accompanying video, available through the official Atlantic Records YouTube channel, features footage of Miranda traveling to New York, Los Angeles, Miami and Puerto Rico to record with each artist. "I know there's a tendency for fatigue because we've just been through two hurricanes". The performers who joined with Miranda for " Almost Like Praying " include Gloria Estefan , Marc Anthony , Jennifer Lopez , Ana VillafaƱe , Tommy Torres , PJ Sin Suela , Gilberto Santa Rosa ... (more...)
Jason Aldean cancels upcoming concerts after Vegas massacre Jason Aldean cancels upcoming concerts after Vegas massacre
- October 06, 2017

Aldean will return to the stage for his Tulsa, Oklahoma stop on Oct 12. "It has been an emotional time for everyone involved this week, so we plan to take some time to mourn the ones we have lost". He added: "That is the only way we will ever get this Country to be better than it has ever been, but we have a long way to go and we have to start now". (more...)
Bride of Frankenstein Remake Postponed for Script Rewrites Bride of Frankenstein Remake Postponed for Script Rewrites
- October 06, 2017

Stay tuned to Horror News Network for more details on the status of Bride of Frankenstein and on all Dark Universe projects as they break! With the studio rethinking its strategy, now attached stars Javier Bardem and Angelina Jolie could leave the project. (more...)