Google blocks YouTube app for Windows Phone

Google blocks YouTube app for Windows Phone

August 17, 2013 - 18:03 AMT  14:03 GMT
The web giant claims that the Redmond company has failed to make the necessary browser upgrades.
Robert Downey Jr stars in new HTC ads

Robert Downey Jr stars in new HTC ads (video)

 August 17, 2013 - 17:56 AMT  13:56 GMT
The 48-year-old Iron Man star appears in a series of television ads, which are reportedly costing the company $1 billion.
“Tron” helmer in talks to direct “Twilight Zone” sci-fi

“Tron” helmer in talks to direct “Twilight Zone” sci-fi

August 17, 2013 - 17:30 AMT  13:30 GMT
Kosinski most recently directed the Tom Cruise starrer “Oblivion” for Universal. He is attached to helm a “Tron” sequel at Disney.

"Blue Is The Warmest Color" Cannes winner trailer released (video)

 August 17, 2013 - 17:17 AMT  13:17 GMT
An upcoming North American debut primed for the Toronto International Film Festival will be followed by a fall release.
9 killed as insurgents attack Afghan camp

9 killed as insurgents attack Afghan camp

August 17, 2013 - 17:00 AMT  13:00 GMT
A separate assault saw five people, including women and children, killed by a roadside bomb in Helmand province.
Turkey’s possible attempt to stir Azeri aggression unconstructive: official

Turkey’s possible attempt to stir Azeri aggression unconstructive: official

August 17, 2013 - 16:48 AMT  12:48 GMT
Earlier, Turkish President Abdullah Gul voiced a wish to hold a Turkic Council summit in the Nagorno Karabakh.
Olympic athlete Oscar Pistorius to be charged with premeditated murder

Olympic athlete Oscar Pistorius to be charged with premeditated murder

August 17, 2013 - 16:12 AMT  12:12 GMT
Pistorius will be indicted on the day the woman he killed, Reeva Steenkamp, would have celebrated her 30th birthday.
Death toll in Philippines ferry sinking reaches 31

Death toll in Philippines ferry sinking reaches 31

August 17, 2013 - 15:57 AMT  11:57 GMT
The ferry was sailing into the port at Cebu - the country's second biggest city - when it collided with the cargo ship travelling the other way.
Bradley Cooper may topline disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong biopic

Bradley Cooper may topline disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong biopic

August 17, 2013 - 15:47 AMT  11:47 GMT
Cooper will next be seen in "Serena" and "American Hustle", both of which reunite him with his "Silver Linings Playbook" love interest, Jennifer Lawrence.
Oscar winner Jennifer Hudson in

Oscar winner Jennifer Hudson in "Defeat of Mister and Pete" trailer (video)

 August 17, 2013 - 15:41 AMT  11:41 GMT
In the movie, Hudson is introduced as a drug-addicted parent, who leaves her 14-year-old son Mister and his younger friend to fend for themselves.