Google killing Picasa to in favor of Photos

Google killing Picasa to in favor of Photos

February 13, 2016 - 12:40 AMT  08:40 GMT
Google has already shut down Google+ photos in lieu of the newer service and linked Photos to your phone's native camera app.
Magnet Releasing nabs “The Eyes of My Mother” Sundance horror

Magnet Releasing nabs “The Eyes of My Mother” Sundance horror

February 13, 2016 - 12:34 AMT  08:34 GMT
“The Eyes of My Mother” follows Francisca, a young woman who has been unfazed by death from an early age after her mother.
YouTube acquires marketing music startup BandPage

YouTube acquires marketing music startup BandPage

February 13, 2016 - 12:33 AMT  08:33 GMT
YouTube's new acquisition is a marketing platform for musicians to connect with their fans and also promote their music on Facebook.
Kristen Stewart, Nicholas Hoult find love in

Kristen Stewart, Nicholas Hoult find love in "Equals" sci-fi trailer (video)

 February 13, 2016 - 12:11 AMT  08:11 GMT
In addition to Stewart and Hoult, the movie is supported by the likes of Jacki Weaver, Guy Pearce and Bel Powley among others.
Melissa McCarthy as a foul mouthed “Boss” in red band trailer

Melissa McCarthy as a foul mouthed “Boss” in red band trailer (video)

 February 13, 2016 - 12:01 AMT  08:01 GMT
"The Boss" reunites McCarthy with her "Tammy" director, and real-life husband, Ben Falcone.
Pope Francis, Russian Patriarch embrace in historic meeting in Cuba

Pope Francis, Russian Patriarch embrace in historic meeting in Cuba

February 13, 2016 - 11:19 AMT  07:19 GMT
"In many countries, whole families, villages and cities of our brothers and sisters in Christ are exterminated," they said in a joint declaration.
Rebel groups in Syria pledge to continue fighting

Rebel groups in Syria pledge to continue fighting

February 13, 2016 - 11:15 AMT  07:15 GMT
They have expressed scepticism over a deal by world powers to push for a cessation of hostilities within a week.
Armenia retaliates to silence Azeri attacks on contact line

Armenia retaliates to silence Azeri attacks on contact line

February 13, 2016 - 11:08 AMT  07:08 GMT
Azeri troops violated the ceasefire on the night of February 12-13, firing over 900 shots from various caliber weapons, including mortars.
U.S., Cuba to ink deal to resume commercial flights

U.S., Cuba to ink deal to resume commercial flights

February 13, 2016 - 11:06 AMT  07:06 GMT
The Obama administration is eager to make rapid progress on building trade and diplomatic ties with Cuba before the president leaves office.
Venezuela leader’s foes move to out him amid economic woes

Venezuela leader’s foes move to out him amid economic woes

February 13, 2016 - 11:05 AMT  07:05 GMT
Parliament speaker Henry Ramos Allup said proposals would be presented in a matter of days - rather than months.
Assad vows to retake all of Syria, keep fighting terrorism: AFP

Assad vows to retake all of Syria, keep fighting terrorism: AFP

February 13, 2016 - 11:01 AMT  07:01 GMT
Bashar al-Assad addressed the massive flow of refugees from his country, saying it was "up to Europe to stop giving cover to terrorists."
Polluted air causes 5.5m deaths a year: research

Polluted air causes 5.5m deaths a year: research

February 13, 2016 - 10:54 AMT  06:54 GMT
Most of these deaths are occurring in the rapidly developing economies of China and India.
China urges U.S. caution in possible missile system deployment

China urges U.S. caution in possible missile system deployment

February 13, 2016 - 10:37 AMT  06:37 GMT
South Korea and the United States are expected to begin talks next week on possible deployment of the system.
FIFA Ethics Committee bans ex-Secretary General Jérôme Valcke

FIFA Ethics Committee bans ex-Secretary General Jérôme Valcke

February 12, 2016 - 19:17 AMT  15:17 GMT
In consequence, Jérôme Valcke has been banned for 12 years from all football related activities and fined CHF 100,000.
“Nightwatch” helmer Ole Bornedal’s new drama adds cast

“Nightwatch” helmer Ole Bornedal’s new drama adds cast

February 12, 2016 - 18:36 AMT  14:36 GMT
The feature follows two tradesmen, who, tired of their lifeless marriages, decide to hire a Russian contract killer to knock off their wives.
Nicolas Cage-Willem Dafoe thriller “Dog Eat Dog” finds buyers

Nicolas Cage-Willem Dafoe thriller “Dog Eat Dog” finds buyers

February 12, 2016 - 18:26 AMT  14:26 GMT
Described as a gritty crime thriller about a kidnapping that goes horribly wrong, “Dog Eat Dog” was adapted from the Eddie Bunker novel.