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August 19, 2018 3:20 PM 'Crazy Rich Asians' exceeds expectations, takes top spot at box office

The Warner Bros. romantic comedy opened to an estimated $25.2 million at the domestic box office this weekend. That was enough to give the film starring Constance Wu and Henry Golding the top spot at the box office. The film has made $34 million over its five day opening, which exceeded industry expectations that had it bringing in closer to $25 million 77

August 18, 2018 1:25 PM Word count puzzles 4+

WordTrip - Fun and addictive search and connect word puzzles to train your brain! Classic word scrabbles game re-imagined to give you best entertainment. WordTrip is first of its kind word puzzle game stitched together with a cross country travel theme. Connect letters on the compass to spell different words. Solve the word puzzles to make your way to each country 105

August 17, 2018 5:52 AM Angry Birds maker Rovio posts sharply lower quarterly profit

HELSINKI (Reuters) - Rovio Entertainment (ROVIO.HE), the maker of the “Angry Birds” mobile game series, reported a sharply lower quarterly profit on Friday due to declining revenue from its 2016 Hollywood movie, but said sales at its games business were growing. The Finnish company, which listed its shares last September, reported second-quarter adjusted 80

August 15, 2018 6:17 PM T-Mobile Forges Deals With Pandora, Live Nation

Wireless carriers are adding extras as they battle for customers, rather than lower prices T-Mobile US Inc. said it would give customers free music and perks from Pandora Media Inc. and Live Nation Entertainment Inc., the latest in a string of sweeteners from carriers battling for customers without resorting to discounting. The No. 3 wireless company 69

August 15, 2018 11:21 AM Public Radio Networks to Merge in Big Bet on Podcasts

PRI and PRX are joining forces in hopes of becoming a podcasting juggernaut Public-radio companies PRX and PRI are merging in a bid to capitalize on the surging popularity of podcasts and other digital formats as listeners and content creators migrate away from traditional broadcast radio. PRX and PRI are two of the nation’s four national distributors 81

August 10, 2018 3:14 PM People Are Not Sleeping on the Disney Princess Pajama Party

The Disney princesses traded in their formal gowns for comfy sweatpants and loungewear and the Internet can’t get enough of it. On Thursday, Entertainment Weekly shared an exclusive image from the upcoming film Ralph Breaks the Internet: Wreck-It Ralph 2 that shows Sugar Rush princess Vanellope von Schweetz at a slumber party with the Disney princesses 75

August 9, 2018 9:19 AM Car trouble in Japan; Adidas soars; Pandora CEO out

1. Car trouble in Japan: Shares in Suzuki, Yamaha and Mazda took a hit on Thursday after Japanese regulators said the automakers had admitted to improper handling of fuel economy and emissions tests. Suzuki stock dropped 6%. Yamaha (YAMCY) and Mazda (MZDAY) suffered smaller losses. The issues came to light after regulators ordered internal investigations 66

August 8, 2018 9:33 PM 21st Century Fox’s Profit Surges on Growth in Cable, Film Businesses

Latest results come as company looks to close a deal with Disney 21st Century Fox Inc.’s quarterly profit nearly doubled as its cable-television and film units posted significant gains, overcoming a subdued performance in the broadcast-TV unit. The results come as Fox looks to close a $71 billion sale of entertainment assets to Walt Disney Co. Disney 69

August 8, 2018 4:25 PM Naspers creates new video on demand unit as Netflix rivalry heats up

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Naspers’ video entertainment division has created a new over-the-top (OTT) video unit to be headed by Niclas Ekdahl in a bid to counter stiff competition for video on demand from global players such as Netflix. OTT video services, which are transmitted via the internet without requiring users to subscribe to a traditional cable 77

August 7, 2018 10:00 AM Alibaba, Hollywood Studios Are Among Those Pouring $1 Billion Into a Mobile-Video Startup

NewTV aims to create high-quality programming for mobile devices Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. and all six major Hollywood studios are among the backers of a $1 billion fundraising round for mobile-video startup NewTV, part of entertainment veteran Jeffrey Katzenberg’s WndrCo LLC and a significant bet on new ways of making and distributing entertainment 67