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The Weekender to Covet

Upgrade your duffel bag in time for travel season.<p>It's finally time to start planning long summer weekends away, whether to the nearest sandy beach or the tree-filled countryside, and I'm vowing to make over my travel style so the commute is as elegant as it is effortless. First stop, my luggage. …

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15 Mysteries/Thrillers That Will Blow Your Mind

<i>Originally published on Amazon:</i><p><i>Gone Girl</i> mania might have taken readers by storm, but there's a world of thriller and mystery books to explore while awaiting Nick and Amy's cinematic debut. Amazon has compiled a list of 100 mysteries and thrillers to read in a lifetime, ranging from the …

George R.R. Martin: The Rolling Stone Interview

On a cold night in January, George R.R. Martin sits inside the Jean Cocteau Cinema, a revival theater that he owns in Santa Fe, New Mexico, where he …

TV Series

2048: The new app everyone's talking about

VENICE BEACH, California -- If you haven't heard of the 2048 app yet, you will. The numbers puzzle shot to the top of the top app download chart this week, and has been the talk of the Internet.<p>Like the <i>Flappy Bird</i> craze of earlier this year, it's already produced dozens of clones.<p>The app is like</i> …

Netflix's Price Increase Is A Win-Win For Television Audiences

Yesterday, Netflix CEO Reed Hastings announced that due to the company’s recent higher than expected growth in the first quarter of this year, prices for subscribers will be increasing “later this quarter” by $1-$2 a month. Of course the moment this announcement came down, the internet’s …

What you need to know about Aereo's battle with broadcast television

Today, the United States Supreme Court will spend one hour hearing the latest arguments in an old, important debate that affects everyone watching television in the US: Who owns the airwaves?<p>ABC, CBS, NBC, Fox and others <i>use</i> the broadcast frequencies our TV antennas pick up; the government <i>regulates</i> …

George R.R. Martin, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, and director Alex Graves respond to that scene from Game Of Thrones

On Monday, George R.R. Martin, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, and director Alex Graves all weighed in on Sunday night’s <i>Game Of Thrones</i>, in which fan-favorite …

TV scorecard: Will your favorite show return?

Every April it happens.<p>Fans of TV series are waiting to find out if their favorite shows will return next season. Often, they won't know until May, when the networks present their fall schedules.<p>In recent years, we've seen last-minute renewals of shows like "Chuck," "Community" and "Fringe," often …

Running The Numbers, Amazon's HBO Deal Is Not All It's Cracked Up To Be

Amazon.com made a big deal Wednesday morning about its licensing agreement with Time Warner's Home Box Office.<p>It may be a while before the agreement is really meaningful.<p>The deal allows Amazon’s Prime Instant Video service to make available exclusively streaming versions of a number of hit series …

Locke review – 'bold and evocative'

Till now, Tom Hardy's best-known performances have tended to project the image of the movie star most likely to headbutt someone on the red carpet. I'm not thinking just of his unintelligibly deranged <i>Batman</i> villain Bane, but also of his extraordinary lead in <i>Bronson</i>, playing the notorious British …

'The Other Woman': When Terrible Movies Happen To Funny Actresses

There is a moment in <i>The Other Woman</i> in which Leslie Mann and Cameron Diaz, playing a wife and her husband's former mistress — now friends — fall into a hedge together. When they're spotted, there's a little bit of physical business that's legitimately funny. If you can ignore the fact that the …