Fans of French rocker Johnny Hallyday, whose death last year sparked a nationwide outpouring of emotion, queued outside record stores on Thursday night to get their hands on his posthumous album. Warner studios said they expect Hallyday's 51st studio album to go platinum (100,000 sales) within minutes
Day two of legal recreational cannabis in Canada on Thursday saw more long lineups outside pot stores and supply shortages in parts of the country. Others balked at the relatively high prices -- ranging from Can$5.25 (US$4.02) in Quebec to Can$18.99 in Saskatchewan per gram -- compared to the black
Apple issued media invites for an October 30 event in Brooklyn, New York where the company is expected to unveil updates to the Mac and iPad lineups. The media invitation reads, "There's more in the making," and is accompanied by several different redesigns of the Apple logo, but no further
This problem of access is one that Bonnie Berger, a professor of mathematics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and her colleagues think they can solve, with a new cryptographic system to protect the information. "We're currently at a stalemate in sharing all this genomic data,"
Just when non-fans thought it was safe to turn the television back on again, a new wave of football shows are about to the hit the small screen. A raft of dramas, documentaries and children's shows based on the beautiful game have been snapped up at MIPCOM in Cannes, the world's top entertainment
Lake Vistonida in northern Greece has become an arachnophobe's worst nightmare after it was cloaked recently by massive webs spun by hundreds of thousands of small spiders. "It's caused by an overpopulation of spiders...there is an abundance of food available," local environmental
French workers on Thursday scooped balls of tar off the beach in Saint-Tropez after oil that leaked from two ships which collided washed ashore in the Riviera resort. Authorities in Saint-Tropez said this week that 16 kilometres (10 miles) of coastline had been affected by the spill. One of them is
Previously, the Skydio RI fully autonomous drone could only be directed by its smartphone app. The R1 drone by Skydio is one of the most advanced on the market. It's fully autonomous, which means that once you start it up via its corresponding smartphone application, the device and its 13 cameras
If you've ever experienced a breakup, you'll know that getting back into bed with your ex was probably the last thing friends advised you to do. Led by a team from Wayne State University, USA along with researchers at Western University and the University of Toronto, Canada, the new study set
"I fully expect Episode 3 to be this year," said Skybound Games' CEO, who also expects his "PR people [to] run into my office and try and take away my computer so I don't say anything else," he joked during an online question and answer session. September 2018 saw adventure
The London home that Madonna shared with ex-hubby Guy Ritchie has been listed as a vacation rental site, with rates starting at $971 a night.
A new report from Mintel has revealed that Brits will be spending even more on Halloween this year, with £419 million expected to be splashed out on spooky treats, decorations, and fancy dress. According to the research, spending looks set to be up by 5 percent on the £400 million spent in 2017.
Soko Glam is an online haven for K-beauty enthusiasts, so fans will be delighted to learn that the retailer's co-founder, Charlotte Cho, has launched her own skincare brand. "In the past 10 years of getting introduced to Korean beauty, and then Soko Glam, I've reached a new turning point
Organizers of South by Southwest have revealed the initial list of showcasing artists for this year's festival, and as usual they cover a huge range of genres and geographic territories.
Mazda has shared a brief video teasing what's believed to be the fourth-generation of the Mazda3 over a month before it's expected to make its official debut. Mazda, however, gave us some candy apple red eye candy ahead of time. At the start of the video, we get a quick view of what looks to
The latest from "Grand Theft Auto" network Rockstar Games sends players into the dying days of the Wild West era as part of an outlaw gang that needs one more big heist before disappearing into the sunset forever. The game's online portion is not slated for launch until November, so it
A follow-up to Lil Peep's debut studio album is being posthumously released next month, and a video has just been released for a new song from the LP. "Come Over When You're Sober, Pt. 2" was announced on Lil Peep's still-active Instagram by his mother, Liza Womack, who revealed
While travel companies -- be it airlines, hotels and cruise ships -- are tripping over themselves to come up with services powered by virtual or augmented reality and artificial intelligence, consumers are interested in more practical tech applications like luggage tracking apps and self-driving transportation
RED, manufacturer of some of the most popularly used cinematic cameras in Hollywood, developed a smartphone of their own and, just like with other notable phone companies, the RED Hydrogen One appears to have suffered a premature and very comprehensive leak. Pre-orders start shipping this week for RED
Led by the Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy at Tufts University in Boston, the new research set out to investigate whether omega 3 polyunsaturated fatty acids (n-3 PUFAs) from seafood and plants may help promote healthy aging -- defined as survival without major chronic diseases and with