Former Brazil Star Roberto Carlos Sentenced To Jail For Unpaid Child Support
Roberto Carlos, who was capped 125 times for Brazil's national team, currently lives in Spain and works as an ambassador for Real Madrid.
Prince's Sound Engineer Makes 8-Figure Offer For Massive Music Vault
Prince's former sound engineer is claiming victory over the estate in their battle over song rights, at the same time the engineer made an 8-figure offer to own Prince's enormously valuable music vault. George Boxill claims the late singer gave him…
SparkLabs launches $50M fund for promising early-stage startups in Korea
 SparkLabs Group started in 2012 with a Seoul-based accelerator dedicated to boosting South Korea’s then-nascent startup ecosystem. Now it’s going back to its roots with the launch of a $50 million fund for early-stage Korean startups that want to expand globally. Read More ...
Disney taps augmented reality for 'Star Wars' toy event
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Walt Disney Co will send "Star Wars" characters into the realm of augmented reality next week to draw fans into stores as they release new merchandise tied to upcoming movie... ...
Meizu M6 Note bears a Qualcomm Snapdragon for the first time
Qualcomm has a bit of trouble in China. While the most popular mobile processor maker, not only is it beset by legal problems in China, it also struggles with rival MediaTek in market share. Meizu has just offered Qualcomm a reprieve by putting out its first international smartphone powered by a Snapdragon chip. But despite some similarity in the name, … Continue reading...
Disney taps augmented reality for 'Star Wars' toy event
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Walt Disney Co will send "Star Wars" characters into the realm of augmented reality next week to draw fans into stores as they release new merchandise tied to upcoming movie the "The Last Jedi," the company said in a statement on Thursday. ...
Jacqueline And Sidharth Took Their Movie’s Promotion Too Far With These T-Shirts
Promotions for movies now look like a bigger affair than the actual movies. In marketing, you are told that there is no point in creating a masterpiece if you fail to sell it. Promotions have become a very crucial part of the movie timeline and people are leaving no stones unturned for the same. For Jab Harry Met Sejal, the team called a bunch of Sejals from Ahmedabad to attend the trailer launch. On the same lines, for the recent Judwaa 2 launch, a 100 pair of twins were called. Films are fight...
Shutterstock defends its photos against Google’s watermark-removal AI
Engineers at photo stock site Shutterstock have designed a "watermark randomizer" to improve the security of its millions of images. It comes after Google showed it was possible to remove a watermark without degrading the image. The post Shutterstock defends its photos against Google’s watermark-removal AI appeared first on Digital Trends....
Milos Raonic Out Of US Open With Wrist Injury
The US Open, final Grand Slam of the season, starts on Monday at Flushing Meadows in New York.
Google expands its public Wi-Fi program for emerging markets to Indonesia
 Google is launching its public Wi-Fi program, which offers free connectivity at railway stations and other locations such as universities, in Indonesia, the company announced today. The Indonesia launch is the first expansion of ‘Google Station’ — as the program is called — since it debuted in India some 18 months ago. The project is quite simple, it offers a free way… Read More ...
Sonam Kapoor Is Back In India And Looks Like Nothing Has Changed
After vacationing with beau Anand Ahuja for over a month in America, Sonam Kapoor finally hit the Bay last night. Throughout the trip, Sonam gave us some very strong hints about Anand being "the one" and no, we are not going to call him the "rumoured" boyfriend anymore. The two took some time off from their busy schedules and had a gala time in the US. They also celebrated Anand's birthday, who she called #bestman. Sonam's Instagram feed was full of their adventures from the land.   You t...
Watch more than 1,000 humanoid robots dance their way to a world record
More than a 1,000 robots danced their way to a Guinness World Record in China recently, with only 31 one of them toppling over during the attempt. The star of the show was a versatile 18-inch android called Dobi. The post Watch more than 1,000 humanoid robots dance their way to a world record appeared first on Digital Trends....
Hugh Jackman Posts Picture With Roger Federer, Twitter Goes Gaga
Australian actor Hugh Jackman posted a picture with tennis legend Roger Federer on Twitter.
Flytrex launches an autonomous on-demand drone delivery service in Iceland’s capital
 Flytrex wants to prove that drones are a realistic option for on-demand logistics with a new delivery program that took off in Iceland’s capital today. While other companies, including Amazon, have tested drone deliveries, Flytrex says this is the first time a fully operational on-demand drone delivery service has launched in an urban area. Drones will take orders from online… Read More ...
From Smriti Irani To Shahid Kapoor: All The Bollywood Celebs Who Started Off As Back-Up Dancers
Once upon a time, when Ram Gopal Verma still made good films instead of obsessing over Tiger Shroff's masculinity on Twitter, he made this film called Rangeela. There we had this girl called Mili, the protagonist played by Urmila Matondkar actually. She lived in a Mumbai chawl, was a background dancer and Bollywood extra, who had big dreams to make it as a movie star someday. She eventually gets spotted by a megastar who falls in love with her, helps her get an audition in his upcoming film, and...
Shahid Afridi's Whirlwind Century Leaves Shoaib Akhtar In Awe
Shahid Afridi cracked his maiden T20 century for Hampshire off just 43 balls.
Winning numbers drawn for $700-million Powerball lottery jackpot
(Reuters) - Winning numbers were drawn on Wednesday night for a U.S. Powerball jackpot of an estimated $700 million, one of the largest in the lottery's history. ...
With 45.7 megapixels and 7 fps, Nikon D850 DSLR is a beast
With a 45.7-megapixel full-frame sensor, full-width 4K video, and high-speed continuous shooting at up to 9 fps, the D850 pushes the envelope of what we thought was possible with a DSLR. The post With 45.7 megapixels and 7 fps, Nikon D850 DSLR is a beast appeared first on Digital Trends.
Charlottesville Riots White Supremacist Chris Cantwell Turns Himself in to police
White supremacist and one of the organizers of the Charlottesville Riots Chris Cantwell has turned himself in to police. Multiple reports say Cantwell turned himself in Wednesday after the University of Virginia Police Department issued a warrant…
Crunch Report | Galaxy Note 8 Makes Its Return
We get a look at SpaceX’s Spacesuit, Galaxy Note 8 makes its return, a recap of YC Demo Day 2 and Apple’s latest iPhone could come on September 12th. All this on Crunch Report. Read More ...