Movies & TV
Cool Tech

Harry Potter’s invisibility cloak is in the works

The invisibility cloak from the Harry Potter stories may just find its way into reality. Scientists working on doing just that announced significant progress in the technology to bring it to fruition.
Movies & TV

‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ coming to Starz in September

Starz announced Friday that the big screen hit will be available to stream online and on its mobile app beginning 9 p.m. on Sept. 10. Subscribers will be able to download the movie starting at 11:20 p.m. that same night.
Movies & TV

Dane Cook tapped to appear in Starz’s ‘American Gods’

The television series American Gods, based off of the acclaimed 2001 novel by Neil Gaiman, is due out in 2017. Cook is set to play the best friend of main character Shadow Moon (Ricky Whittle), Robbie, who dies early in the novel.
Movies & TV

Baby Groot and Mantis join the ragtag crew of Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

Concept art depicting the crew of Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 gave fans a taste of what to expect in the next Guardians' chapter. Fans noted that favorite characters returned with the addition of Baby Groot and a new character called…
Movies & TV

You won’t go to jail for sharing your Netflix password — just don’t sell it

Despite the collective freakout, a recent court ruling that declared password sharing illegal actually had nothing to do with streaming media. Netflix says you're free to share your password, as long as you're not selling it.
Movies & TV

Is the first 'Sherlock' season 4 photo the beginning of the end?

The first photo from the BBC's Sherlock season 4 was released today, but don't get too excited yet: Steven Moffat, one of the show's creators, hinted it could be the final installment in the multi-part miniseries.
Home Theater

CBS News launches slick new Apple TV app ahead of national conventions

With both the Republican and Democratic national conventions on the way, CBS News has launched a new Apple TV app offering authentication-free, live-streaming news coverage, as well as built-in Siri support.
Movies & TV

Netflix goes all John Cusack with new mixtape feature Flixtapes

Netflix has announced a new feature called the Flixtape, a streaming-video homage to the mixtape which allows users to curate themed playlists for their favorite films and TV shows.
Podcasts

Between the Streams: Rogue One sizzles, Stranger Things flies, Ghostbusters doesn’t suck 28:53

The Emmy noms are in, the weekend is rich with movies, Netflix is absolutely killing it with Stranger Things, and Disney just dropped a new Rogue One sizzle reel deep with practical effects. It's gonna be a good weekend.
Music

Katy Perry's new Olympics-themed power ballad will get you to the gym in no time

Pop superstar Katy Perry has released her first new material in three years, a power-pop single called Rise, which was written with legendary Swedish producer Max Martin for NBC's Olympics coverage.
Movies & TV

'The Dark Tower' director just confirmed a big rumor about the movie

The Dark Tower author Stephen King described some of the edits he made to the script for the upcoming movie based on his celebrated saga, and explained why sometimes "less is better."