Thursday, March 6, 2014
For almost as long as there have been computers, there have been people intent in playing games with them.
Wednesday, March 5, 2014
Mt. Everest climbing season began this week with new rules that require climbers to bring down their personal garbage, and more security officials at the mountain's base camp to help climbers.
The Taiwanese baseball drama “Kano” will hold its international premiere at the opening of the Osaka Asian Film Festival in Japan on March 7, with the film's director and members of its cast expected to hit the red carpet.
Extraterrestrial toucan birds, neon green spacemen waving Brazilian flags and legions of scantily clad women and men dancing a furious samba opened the final round of Rio de Janeiro's extravagant Carnival parades Monday night.
Herbie Hancock reckons he's performed more often in Japan than in his hometown of Chicago during his professional career. The pianist will be back next month for an all-star concert at Osaka Castle Park highlighting the third annual International Jazz Day.
Tuesday, March 4, 2014
Hollywood named the brutal, unshrinking historical drama “12 Years a Slave” best picture at the 86th annual Academy Awards., 1 Comment
When “Scandal” actress Kerry Washington braved the rain-soaked red carpet Sunday at the Academy Awards in Hollywood, she was wearing the first Jason Wu dress for a star at the Oscars.
International television production company Endemol has lost a lawsuit against the host and the producers of a Taiwan game show that it accused of copying its popular program called “1 vs. 100.”
Baseball drama “Kano” hit it out of the park at the box office in its opening weekend, picking up NT$11.78 million (US$388,682) in ticket sales to top the Taipei charts over the three-day weekend.
Amy Adams wore a strapless, dark blue Gucci couture gown and Hollywood's “it” fashion darling of the year, Lupita Nyong'o, showed up for the Oscars in a goddess look of ice-blue silk Sunday night.