Archive for the ‘culture’ Category

Photo Gallery: Think the Rust Belt Is Struggling? Welcome to Romania

January 21st, 2019
Bucharest-born photographer Ioana Cîrlig documents the decline of former factory towns across the country.

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Don’t Expect New ‘Star Wars’ Movies on Disney+

January 21st, 2019
Those films are made for theaters—and they'll stay that way.

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More College Esports Players Are Cashing In Big Scholarships

January 21st, 2019
Nearly 200 US colleges are offering around $15 million per year in scholarships, and university teams can earn millions more in tournament prizes.

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With Interactive TV, Netflix Makes Every Viewer a Showrunner

January 21st, 2019
Netflix’s choose-your-own-adventure content will find its audience—first through novelty, then because creators will tease ever more fireworks out of the form.

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Trump’s Fast Food Photo Op Tops This Week’s Internet News

January 20th, 2019
Last week was busy, but everyone had an opinion on those photos of the president with some burgers.

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Being a Hollywood Science Consultant Isn’t Exactly Glamorous

January 19th, 2019
It's not all fact-checking physics and rubbing elbows with celebs, it turns out.

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An ‘Assassin’s Creed’ DLC Controversy Leads the Week’s Game News

January 18th, 2019
Also: hey, why do Star Wars games keep getting canceled?

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‘Glass’ Review: It’s not Perfect, But It Says a Lot About Heroism

January 18th, 2019
There's one big question at the core of writer-director M. Night Shyamalan's new movie: Who gets to be a hero?

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‘Dragon Ball Super: Broly’ and the Franchise’s Surprising Longevity

January 17th, 2019
More than 30 years after the original manga began, the anime series and feature films are more popular than ever.

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A New ‘Ghostbusters’ Movie Is Coming in 2020

January 17th, 2019
Also: Steve Carell is making a Space Force show for Netflix, and Apple is teaming up with Sofia Coppola and Bill Murray.

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