Spirited Media — the much-watched local-news startup with sites in Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, and Denver — is providing a bit more clarity on its future plans, a week after the dispiriting news that it laid off five staffers. In a Medium post this morning, Spirited Media strategy VP Chris Krewson said that version 2.0 of the company will...
Earlier this month news broke that Amazon was in talks with the estate of author J.R.R. Tolkien to produce a TV series based on his epic Lord of the Rings saga. Now, Variety has confirmed that those ... Read more
All the day’s economic and financial news, as sterling is buffeted by the latest political drama in Westminster Pound hit by no-confidence talk Reports that 40 Tory MPs would sign a letter Sterling ha ... Read more
If you haven’t yet been able to tell, we’re pretty sarcastic when writing our headlines for Android Distribution updates. Adoption rates for new versions of Android are always pretty comic ... Read more
Back in May, we told you that a brand new Motorola tablet (featuring a Productivity Mode) could be released soon. Now, we know that the tablet is called Lenovo* Moto Tab, and will be available in the ... Read more
Sean Penn will expand and re-release a story he once published under the pen name Pappy Pariah, the actor announced on Monday. The novel “Bob Honey Who Just Do Stuff” is scheduled to be re ... Read more
Michael Wright has been appointed president of pay-TV channel EPIX. He’ll begin the new role on Dec. 4 from MGM’s headquarters in Los Angeles. Reporting to MGM chairman and CEO Gary Barber ... Read more
The government on Monday launched Phase II of BharatNet project through which it aims to provide high-speed broadband connections to all panchayats by the end of 2019. Major telecom players like Relia ... Read more