Tag Archives: Smartphones

Nicki Minaj Performs in Times Square

HollywoodNews.com: Tens of thousands of people watched as Nicki performed a medley of her hits before some of the world’s leading visual artists turned the prominent building into a living, breathing entity using cutting-edge CGI technology with 60ft waves appearing to cascade down the building. Nine of Times Square’s famous[...]

“Transformers” app brings interactive posters to life

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Michael Bay’s third “Transformers” film, “Dark of the Moon,” has been devouring headlines lately as Paramount held the film’s world premiere in Russia and accompanied the opening with a Linkin Park concert. But this item struck us as being original, especially because instead of having to[...]

No more texting in movie theaters

By Michael Russnow HollywoodNews.com: I’m a fan of new technology and was among the first on my block to buy a VCR. I’ve also been surfing the Internet for many years and bought a cell phone not long after plans became affordable. So, I’m far from a Luddite and, while[...]

Robert Pattinson serving “Water” to fans this Sunday

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: While Robert Pattinson and Reese Witherspoon walk the red carpet this Sunday for the world premiere of their period romance “Water for Elephants,” fans of Sara Gruen’s novel and of the film will be able to watch an exclusive clip from the movie from the comfort[...]

The Black Eyed Peas Debut in World’s First 360-Degree Mobile Music Video

HollywoodNews.com:Music industry pioneer and front man of The Black Eyed Peas, will.i.am, today announced the iTunes App Store launch of BEP360, an iPad, iPhone and iPod touch app that immerses fans in a 360-degree universe of the legendary music group. Featuring the world’s first 360-degree view music video (“The Time[...]

UltraViolet, revealed at CES, backed by major Hollywood studios

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Are you ready for “UltraViolet?” Because it’s about to become 2011’s buzzword for home-entertainment technology. At the 2011 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, a new consortium dubbed the Digital Entertainment Content Ecosystem (DECE) – which consists of Warner Bros Entertainment, Netflix, Microsoft, HP and Best[...]

Selena Gomez and band allow fans to remix their music

By Molly Sullivan HollywoodNews.com: Selena Gomez and The Scene are getting an iPhone/iPod app that will let fans take a chance at recreating the band’s music. Gomez and her band’s app will allow for others to re-imagine their songs “I Don’t Miss You At All” and “I Won’t Apologize” by[...]

Jason Bateman cuts line to get iPhone, gets booed at

HollywoodNews.com: I guess being a celebrity has it’s perks, but it doesn’t mean that it’s going to always sit well with your fans. Since everyone has been highly anticipating the release of the iPhone 4, flocks of crowds showed up at Apple stores to purchase the coveted new product. However,[...]

Linkin Park returning to Brazil for the first time in 6 years

HollywoodNews.com: Linkin Park has just released their new iPad and iPhone game, 8-Bit Rebellion, to give fans another way to interact with the band. In addition, between adding a slew of shows in Paris and throughout the UK, the band has just announced some amazing news for fans in South[...]

AFI launches radio show to debuts on Slacker

AFI and Slacker, Inc. today launched Radio AFI, a radio station featuring songs from the long-running California quartet as well as artists that have inspired their unique sound along with commentary and introductions from AFI band members. Radio AFI is now available for free in the Slacker Spotlight on the[...]