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Watchmen Getting the R-rated Animated Film Treatment

<b>Warner Bros. A-List Community</b> is a way for Warner Bros. to get feedback on packaging, viewing habits, interests, and more from a wide-ranging amount …

Future Ghostbusters Movies Teased, Including New Animated Film

Last years's reboot of the comedy classic <i>Ghostbusters</i> wasn't the success that many expected it to be, and we're very unlikely to see a direct sequel. But that doesn't mean that the franchise is dead. Producer Ivan Reitman was at San Diego Comic-Con this weekend and spoke about plans for a new …

Disney Animation Pulls the Plug on Gigantic

The movie was set to be a modern spin on the classic fable.<p>Disney's upcoming animated feature Gigantic has been cancelled.<p>The news was revealed In an …

The Star Movie: Exclusive Sneak Peek of New Holiday Film

The holiday season is all about family, food and films that speak to the spirit of Christmas! This November, DeVon Franklin and SONY present the …

Animated film wins big for exploring life and death

It is a curious coincidence that an animated film becomes a dark horse in the Chinese film box office competition at the end of these recent two …

Animated Film "Bilal," Inspired by Ethiopian Slave Who Became "Voice of Islam" Gets US Release

Back in 2016, we reported on the animated film <i>Bilal</i> which tells the thousand-year-old story of the freed Ethiopian slave, <b>Bilal Ibn Rabah</b>, who went on …

Animation

Cambridge University got 173 sexual misconduct complaints in 9 months, thanks to its anoymous tool

Staff and students have come forward after the institute launched the reporting tool in May 2017.<p>Trust in universities’ ability to safeguard students …

LEGO crazy: See how schoolchildren made robots out of their favourite toy

Students from 17 North East schools put their problem solving skills to the test at a contest building robots out of Lego.<p>The First Lego League …

School teacher fired because she married the love of her life

A beloved teacher at a Catholic school has been sacked for getting married to a woman.<p>Jocelyn Morffi had spent seven years as a first grade primary …

There’s One Thing Worse Than Paying Bad Teachers Not to Work

Bill de Blasio’s New York has started putting them back in the classroom, especially in poor areas.<p>What should a city do with poor teachers who, thanks to union rules, cannot be fired? For years New York has let them linger on its Absent Teacher Reserve, where they are paid without having a …

Room to Read collaborates with Google to develop Indonesia's reading culture

Non-profit organization Room to Read has announced its partnership with <i>Google.org</i> to create a digital open-source platform that combines literacy …

Indonesia

Short Courses You Can Take to Improve Your Chances of Working Abroad

IMAGE iStock<p>Having a college degree can take you places, but sometimes, you need more than that to get a job in another country. Oftentimes, the …

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Digital Advertisers Look To New, Game-Changing Platforms

Companies looking to promote their goods are turning to new advertising platforms as consumers explore emerging products such as virtual reality (VR) headsets, wearables, smart appliances, and other innovations. And it’s no secret that these emerging channels can impact the bottom line. According …

Huawei tips NB-IoT connections to break 150M in 2018 - Mobile World Live

Mature technology, a fast growing ecosystem and business value are convincing operators and partners to invest in NB-IoT, according to Edward Fan, VP …

How Do We Get the Future We Want?

In 'The Third Industrial Revolution,' Jeremy Rifkin outlines an entirely new infrastructure plan that will change the global economy. But how do we overcome the growing pains?<p>Last month during the State of the Union, Donald Trump proposed a $1.5 trillion investment in infrastructure that would …

What is it actually like to live in a house filled with IoT devices?

This week in IoT, a house filled with consumer IoT devices turns quickly into a nightmare, while South Korea’s subways now have better Wi-Fi than …

Internet of Things

YouTube will remove ads and downgrade discoverability of channels posting offensive videos

After barring Logan Paul earlier today from serving ads on his video channel, YouTube has now announced a more formal and wider set of sanctions it’s prepared to level on any creator that starts to post videos that are harmful to viewers, others in the YouTube community, or advertisers.<p>As it has …

Internet

Facebook is testing a downvote button to try and fight fake news

Facebook is testing a Reddit-style downvote button for comments on public Page posts, a brand-new mechanism and a major change in how Facebook grades …

Android Messages might finally let you send messages from your computer

• The latest version of Android Messages hints that you might be able to send messages from your computer.<br>• It also hints at RCS capabilities and Google’s RCS infrastructure.<br>• These features could be enabled in future updates.<p>Compared to Hangouts and Allo, Android Messages does not have much to offer …

To The Sports Parents Who Were Mocking My Child

My husband and I are not sports people. I mean, sure, we can tell you what teams are played in the Super Bowl, but only when we sit down to watch the …

Very badly behaved kids that will make you feel better about your own.

Kids! Who doesn't love 'em!? Well, maybe not when they're behaving like utter beasts. It's not always clear what's going on behind the scenes, and …

Selfies of people twinning with their pets are just pure joy.

Dog dad Liam Rice gifted us all with magnificent thread demonstrating the amazing expressiveness of dogs.<p>I think my dog might actually be a human …

Old man asks for help with a new phone. One problem.

You know what they say: finders keepers, losers weepers.<p>Sometimes, you don't even know what you've found.<p>Sales rep Amy Lenae went viral with when an …

Spyware targets North Korean dissidents via social links, says McAfee

Researchers at security firm McAfee have confirmed that social networks are being used to target North Korean dissidents with spyware

Skygofree spyware lets creepy hackers steal victims’ WhatsApp messages and snoop through their smartphone camera

Hackers can secretly snap photos of victims and record their conservations using terrifying ‘spyware’ which turns smartphones into surveillance …

Google to expand massive network, new Android spyware discovered

Today's most important tech stories include Google's massive expansion and subsea cabling, the discovery of a powerful piece of Android spyware and a strange Wi-Fi glitch caused by some Google products.

World's most powerful mobile spyware can read WhatsApp messages, take photos, more

Security firm Kaspersky has uncovered a new Android spyware tool that’s being described as one of the most powerful and advanced forms of mobile …

This wig-throwing ‘Black Panther’ scene is pure genius

A <i>Black Panther</i> scene unleashed by Marvel on Monday shows a fight scene between two badass black women. It is epic, iconic, and everything an action …

3D-printed objects connect with Wi-Fi – no electricity required

At the heart of the development are reflection of waves techniques known as backscattering, where ambient radio signals are reflected from a Wi-Fi …