By LOU KESTENAssociated Press
It's been five years since Spider-Man's previous appearance in movie theaters, but Marvel's webslinger has been plenty busy on video-game consoles. Since 2007, he's headlined four games and made guest appearances in at least four
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Online movie ticketing service Fandango said Tuesday that its ticket sales rose 28 percent in the second quarter, with purchases by cellphone more than doubling from a year ago.
The company said that customer traffic increased 26 percent in the
By Sadie Gennis,
Andy Griffith, the television icon who headlined The Andy Griffith Show and Matlock, died Tuesday morning. He was 86.Griffith died around 7 a.m. in his Roanoke Island, N.C., home, Dare County Sheriff J.D. "Doug" Doughtie said in a statement on behalf of Griffith's family. A
By MICHAEL LIEDTKEAP Technology Writer
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Netflix subscribers watched more than 1 billion hours of online video last month as the advent of high-speed Internet connections and high-powered mobile devices change people's viewing habits.
By MARTHA WAGGONERAssociated Press
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - Andy Griffith's gift to the show that bore his name wasn't just the homespun wisdom of the plain-spoken sheriff he played. It was the place he created: a small town where all foibles are forgiven and friendships are
By Kate Stanhope,
Katie Holmes' decision to divorce may have caught many by surprise, but apparently it was a long time coming for the actress.
According to divorce papers obtained by TMZ, Holmes, 33, says her marriage to Tom Cruise was "irretrievably" broken for at least six months before she
By PETER SVENSSONAP Technology Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - In the 1982 sci-fi movie "Blade Runner," there are hints that the hero, played by Harrison Ford, is an artificial human - an "android" or "replicant." His job is to go out and kill other, rogue androids.
NEW YORK (AP) - Sony is buying the video game-streaming company Gaikai for about $380 million in a bid to establish a new cloud-based gaming service.
Video game streaming is not as widespread as music and movie streaming, largely because the technology is far
By Kate Stanhope,
Her divorce from Tom Cruise isn't the only change in Katie Holmes' life.
Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes: A photo history of their awkward kisses
The actress, 33, was spotted moving her bags and daughter Suri's th
By The Associated Press
Violent storms have left more than 3 million people without power across the eastern U.S. on a day when temperatures could top 100 degrees in some places.
Winds uprooted trees at the AT&T National golf tournament in Maryland, leading