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'Zootopia' has Disney's biggest box office opening ever for an animated movie

Now their latest, "Zootopia," is a record-breaker for the studio at the box office.<p>The movie, following a bunny cop as she tries to solve a mystery with the help of a fox, was a hit with audiences over the weekend as it took the top spot at the box office with an estimated $73.7 million, according …

Film Industry

'Zootopia' melts 'Frozen' with a record-breaking debut weekend

Let it go, <i>Frozen</i>, let it goooooo — <i>Zootopia</i> is Walt Disney Animation's king<i>.</i><p>Disney's latest animated feature opened No. 1 this weekend with an …

Film Industry

Box Office: 'Zootopia' Defeats 'Deadpool' With Record $73.7M

The Disney Animation title soars to $232.5 million worldwide; elsewhere, 'London Has Fallen' lags behind its predecessor, while Tina Fey's 'Whiskey …

'Zootopia,' 'London Has Fallen' dethrone 'Deadpool' at box office

LOS ANGELES - “Deadpool's” three-week reign atop the box office has ended thanks to a handful of new openers, including “Zootopia” and “London Has …

Film Industry

Apple Campus 2: The Best March Drone Flyover

If construction on Apple’s new headquarters continues at the current pace, CEO Tim Cook told shareholders at Apple’s (aapl) Feb. 26 annual meeting, …

WhatsApp will be discontinued on BlackBerry and Nokia operating systems by 2017

Earlier this week, messaging service WhatsApp celebrated its seventh anniversary with its one billion active users, but the team waited until Friday night to bury some less positive news: the app will soon be discontinued on BlackBerry and Nokia devices running those companies' operating …

These Are the 5 Best Pokemon Games Ever

On Feb. 27, 1996, <i>Pokemon</i> appeared on Japanese store shelves for the first time. Players could inhabit a world crawling with animal-like creatures …

Hot gaming tip: Galaxy S7 has ice water in its veins

Samsung's Galaxy S7 has a suite of features to pitch this phone as the perfect choice for mobile gamers, from water cooling to "No Alerts" mode and game recording.<p>Samsung wants mobile gaming to feel as much like desktop gaming as possible, and with the Galaxy S7 it's pushing to deliver on that …

Huawei’s first Windows 2-in-1 is stylish and incredibly thin

Huawei has just announced its first 2-in-1 Windows 10 device here at Mobile World Congress, and it's called the MateBook. It's a slick 12-inch tablet that comes with a keyboard case, has really good battery life, and a great display.<p>The MateBook is an excellent looking slab of a tablet, evoking the …

Powerful flagship phones and VR dominate the biggest day of Mobile World Congress 2016

The show hasn't even opened yet, but there's a lot of new stuff to see.<p>It's the day before Mobile World Congress 2016 officially starts in Barcelona, but there's already plenty of exciting new products to behold.<p>Sunday, Samsung revealed its new Galaxy phones, the S7 and S7 Edge and LG debuted the …

Virtual Reality

Apple's Find My iPhone app helped a mother find her kidnapped daughter

Apple's Find My iPhone app helped a mother find her kidnapped daughter in Pennsylvania, NBC News reports.<p>The victim's mother had contacted the police …

League of Legends' long-awaited dragon champion replaced

Way back in 2013, Riot Games revealed the above concept art for a new <i>League of Legends</i> champion during the Chinese qualifiers for the game's World Championship. The character was named Ao Shin and was to be the first playable dragon champion in <i>League of Legends</i>. As time passed with very little new …

Dawn of Gods will let you crush your enemies with the wrath of mythical legends

Aeria Games has launched a new free-to-play title on Android-powered mobile devices. Dawn of Gods is a new strategy title that puts you in command of …

Ancient History

The Jaguar F-Type SVR is the fastest cat in the world

The Jaguar F-Type is a great sports car, part of the company's Tata-infused renaissance. It looks great, sounds phenomenal, and has a wide variety of powertrain options to satisfy nearly anyone — and now it has one more.<p>It's called the F-Type SVR, and it's a special version of the F-Type that's …

NewGamepad Emulator For iOS Plays N64, PS1, GBA, PSP, SNES, NDS Games Without Jailbreak

Classic game emulation has been a big deal on jailbroken iPhones and iPads for as long as anyone can remember, because where you find a big group of …

Phones at the ready - the first Ghostbusters teaser trailer is here

Paul Feig's <i>Ghostbusters</i> is the last 2016 blockbuster to throw its hat into the trailer ring, and now it looks like it's coming a little later than …

Movies

In Pictures: Grammy Awards 2016

<b>The 58th Grammy Awards have been held in Los Angeles, with Taylor Swift winning the top prize of album of the year.</b><p>Here are some of the highlights of the ceremony, held at the Staples Center.

The 2016 Grammy Awards

The 58th annual Grammy Awards are in the books, with Mark Ronson and Bruno Mars, Taylor Swift, Ed Sheeran and Meghan Trainor all taking home top awards.<p>...

Music

Leaked teaser video shows off waterproof Galaxy S7, S7 Edge

Samsung isn't officially showing off its next flagship phone until the 21st, there's already a video of it available on a company YouTube channel. Imploring us to get ready for #TheNextGalaxy, the video shows off what we're guessing are the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge. There's not much in the way …

This app lets you play N64, PS1 and GBA games on your iPhone without a jailbreak

Emulating console and handheld games has been one of the primary reasons to jailbreak an iPhone for years, but the release of NewGamepad could bring …

'Deadpool' Box Office: Superhero Fatigue Strikes Again With Record $47.5M Friday

<i>Deadpool</i> <b>just scored the single-biggest day ever for an R-rated movie, and it’s (probably) about to snag the first $100 million+ R-rated opening weekend.</b><p>Fifteen years ago, <i></i><i>Hannibal</i>, the much-anticipated follow-up to <i>The Silence of the Lambs</i>, opened with a massive $58 million Friday-to-Sunday frame. At …

Film Industry

4-inch iPhone 5se & iPad Air 3 planned to go on sale March 18th

Apple is currently on target to start selling its next iPhone and iPad models the same week that the new products are introduced in March. Apple is currently planning to introduce a new 4-inch iPhone dubbed the “iPhone 5se” and a new iPad Air at an event on Tuesday, March 15th, then put the …

IPad Air

Deadpool playlist: How Juice Newton's Angel of the Morning, others songs made the soundtrack

From its first sounds — the beginning strains of “Angel of the Morning” playing over the Marvel logo — <i>Deadpool</i> distinguishes itself with a soundtrack …

Box Office: ‘Deadpool’ Racks Up Massive $260 Million Globally

“Deadpool’s” genre-bending brand of humor crossed cultural barriers this weekend, as the comic book movie racked up a massive $125 million overseas. …

Mobile Gamers who Spend Big: 4 Things You Didn't Know

Mobile Power Users Series #2: Four Things You Didn’t Know About Big Spenders<p>There are 49.3 Million Mobile Gamers who Spend Big<p>Globally, there are …

Mobile Gaming

Awesome archive brings ancient Windows games to your browser

Remember the days before high-speed broadband and photo-realistic graphics, when the best games you could get on PC were things like Win Pool, …

The VIDIUS Drone streams live video while in flight: $74 at TNW Deals

Meet the Axis VIDIUS Drone, the world’s smallest quadcopter, and your new favorite flying toy – with live video capability! At just $74.99, this deal is available for a limited time only on TNW Deals.<p>The VIDIUS is an impressive flying machine, utilizing six-axis gyro technology for a speedy, stable …

How to transfer or sync your calendar from iPhone to Android

Gone are the days when switching between platforms was a long, complicated process we all tried to avoid. Your digital life is much simpler now, thanks to the implementation of the cloud and other great tools you can use to make your migration easier. Of course, one of the most popular transitions …

Apps