Sony files patent for contact lens camera with autofocus, storing feature

Sony files patent for contact lens camera with autofocus, storing feature

April 29, 2016 - 18:21 AMT  14:21 GMT
The patent, which hasn’t been approved yet, describes a "contact lens and storage medium" capable of controlling an “image pickup unit.”
Arsenal to offer $7,5 mln annual salary to Henrikh Mkhitaryan

Arsenal to offer $7,5 mln annual salary to Henrikh Mkhitaryan

April 29, 2016 - 18:09 AMT  14:09 GMT
Henrikh Mkhitaryan has enjoyed a phenomenal season, scoring 23 goals and creating a further 30 in 49 appearances.
American icons’ works lead Sotheby's Spring Sale of American Art

American icons’ works lead Sotheby's Spring Sale of American Art

April 29, 2016 - 17:54 AMT  13:54 GMT
The May sale also will include Rockwell’s Hobo and Dog (estimate $1.5–2.5 million), sold by The Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Weinstein Gallery exhibit explores evolution of the avant-garde

Weinstein Gallery exhibit explores evolution of the avant-garde

April 29, 2016 - 17:38 AMT  13:38 GMT
The exhibit title, “Chance Meeting on a Dissecting Table,” refers to the famous depiction of the French writer Comte de Lautéamont.
Larry Gagosian: Genius Armenian art dealer that made billions from nothing

Larry Gagosian: Genius Armenian art dealer that made billions from nothing

April 29, 2016 - 17:31 AMT  13:31 GMT
With an estimated $1 billion in annual sales, Gagosian works across various eras, represents living artists like John Currin and Mark Grotjahn.
Russia jails manager over Vostochny cosmodrome fraud

Russia jails manager over Vostochny cosmodrome fraud

April 29, 2016 - 17:04 AMT  13:04 GMT
Igor Nesterenko was sentenced to three years and three months in a labour camp for embezzlement.
Eurozone recovery gains speed

Eurozone recovery gains speed

April 29, 2016 - 16:57 AMT  12:57 GMT
The growth rate in the 19-nation bloc doubled from the 0.3% rate recorded in the previous quarter.
“Lethal escalation” in Syria being readied, UN rights chief says

“Lethal escalation” in Syria being readied, UN rights chief says

April 29, 2016 - 16:52 AMT  12:52 GMT
Violence over the past week has killed at least 202 civilians across rebel- and government-held areas of Aleppo.
Three Spanish cities recognize Armenian Genocide

Three Spanish cities recognize Armenian Genocide

April 29, 2016 - 16:50 AMT  12:50 GMT
All the five political forces represented in Carcaixent City Council unanimously voted in favor of a corresponding declaration
Polymetal posts mineral resource estimate for Armenia’s Lichkvaz

Polymetal posts mineral resource estimate for Armenia’s Lichkvaz

April 29, 2016 - 16:01 AMT  12:01 GMT
Total underground mineral resources comprised 4.3 million tons of ore, averaging 4.2 grams per ton for 0.6 mln ounces of gold equivalent.
Iran moderates seek to wrest more seats in run-off parliamentary election

Iran moderates seek to wrest more seats in run-off parliamentary election

April 29, 2016 - 15:53 AMT  11:53 GMT
The current parliament is dominated by hardline allies of Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei.
Fortissimo Films picks up dystopic drama “The White King”

Fortissimo Films picks up dystopic drama “The White King”

April 29, 2016 - 15:34 AMT  11:34 GMT
The film is adapted from the award-winning novel by Hungarian novelist György Dragomán, which has been published in 30 languages.
Olivia Cooke, Anya Taylor-Joy to star in psychological thriller “Thoroughbred”

Olivia Cooke, Anya Taylor-Joy to star in psychological thriller “Thoroughbred”

April 29, 2016 - 15:22 AMT  11:22 GMT
Cory Finley is making his directorial debut from a script based on his play about a friendship between two suburban teenage girls.
Mads Mikkelsen teases details about his “Star Wars” character

Mads Mikkelsen teases details about his “Star Wars” character

April 29, 2016 - 15:12 AMT  11:12 GMT
“Rogue One: A Star Wars Story” is released Dec 16, a month after Doctor Strange's Nov 4 debut in theaters.
Azerbaijani Foreign Minister to meet with OCSE Minsk Group Co-chairs

Azerbaijani Foreign Minister to meet with OCSE Minsk Group Co-chairs

April 29, 2016 - 14:57 AMT  10:57 GMT
“Perhaps, the meeting will take place in Brussels,” Mammadyarov said, adding that the exact date and venue will further be announced.
Zoe Kravitz to join Scarlett Johansson in “Rock That Body” comedy

Zoe Kravitz to join Scarlett Johansson in “Rock That Body” comedy

April 29, 2016 - 14:49 AMT  10:49 GMT
The film centers on 5 friends who rent a beach house in Miami for a bachelorette weekend and accidentally end up killing a male stripper.