This fall, DreamWorks Animation has their film Home hitting theaters. Formerly known as Happy Smekday!, the film is an adaptation of Adam Rex's children's book, The True Meaning of Smekday. The film follows an alien race invading Earth as their new home to hide form a mortal enemy. Show More Summary
Voting is now open for the Fragrance Foundation Consumer Choice Awards, formerly known as the Fifis. There are three categories — Men's, Women's and Celebrity — and three or four finalists in each category. Voting is open until 31 May;...Show More Summary
To say that BlackBerry's had it tough these past few years would be putting it mildly, if not too delicately for a company emerging from a period of willful ignorance. The Waterloo-based outfit, formerly known as Research in Motion, played an...
Donna Tartt, Eleanor Catton, and Margaret Atwood are among those nominated for this year’s Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction (formerly known as the Orange Prize). The producers of “The Hunger Games” are planning a film adaptation of Donna Tartt’s “The Goldfinch.” ...read more
Vox Ezra Klein’s new publication will be named Vox, he announced Sunday night. A video explains the philosophy of the publication formerly known as Project X: Explanatory journalism that endures, and eschews an “eat-your-vegetables” approach. “Digital articles at least … Read more
Restaurateurs Michael and Alan Stillman (of the Fourth Wall Group) reveal the new concept inside their Manhattan space formerly known as the Hurricane Club and Hurricane Steak + Sushi: Eater NY has a look inside General Assembly, a French...
Kesha Sebert has successfully completed rehab for eating disorders, and she says she's come away from the experience feeling "blessed." She's also come away from it as The Artist Formerly Known as Ke$ha, dropping the dollar sign in favor of a much more Google-friendly "s." Way to think about yr SEO, gurl. That's healthy. Read more...
Just as Prince and Jay Z did before her, The Artist Formerly Known as Ke$ha is now just plain Kesha (or "Kesha Rose," as her new Twitter handle says). It's a new start for the singer, who just got out of rehab for an eating disorder and is happy and healthy... More »
By MetalMiner: by Taras Berezowsky The consultancy that has undergone a post-Colonel Sanders-ification of its name, EY (formerly known as Ernst & Young; just as 'KFC' left 'Kentucky Fried Chicken' in the dust), have an index that shows the United States' renewables sector could be on its way down - giving way to, who else, China. Show More Summary
Australian visual artist Ian Strange refreshes our perspective on suburban culture. From graffiti to explosions, from building a replica of his childhood home to exploring a larger suburban perspective, Ian Strange (formerly known as street artist Kid Zoom) pushes the boundaries of self-expression with each idea. Show More Summary
The Ratliff formerly known as Jay has a new name — and a new contract. The Bears have announced that former Cowboys defensive lineman Jay Ratliff has signed the name “Jeremiah Ratliff” to a two-year contract to remain with the Bears. Cut by the Cowboys after spending the early part of the season on the…
This week Apple finally revealed the production version of CarPlay, its plan to take over your car with iOS. So far, Volvo, Mercedes and Ferrari have shown off their implementations of the system formerly known as "iOS in the Car." Among...Show More Summary
Liz Wahl, an anchor and correspondent for the Russian government-funded television network, RT — formerly known as “Russia Today” — announced her resignation during a live broadcast Wednesday. Wahl, who works for RT’s Washington bureau,...Show More Summary
Last year, DC Comics' Jeff Lemire announced he was developing a new superhero character for the Justice League United (formerly known as Justice League Canada) title —a Cree teenage girl inspired by Shannen Koostachin, the late Attawapiskat activist in Canada who was nominated for an International Children's Peace Prize. Read more...
Last night, Adele Dazeem, the woman formerly known as Idina Menzel (heh), joined Jimmy Fallon on “The Tonight Show“ to sing “Let It Go” from “Frozen,” which won the Oscar for Best Original Song on Sunday. Along with the show’s trusty band The Roots, Jimmy and Idina rocked out with toy instruments, including but not limited to [...]
By Helix Investment Research: Shares of Kate Spade & Company (KATE), formerly known as Fifth & Pacific and Liz Claiborne, have delivered solid returns for investors over the past year, returning almost 96% as investors applauded stellar results at kate spade, and the company divested Lucky Brand and Juicy Couture to focus on kate spade. Show More Summary
Apple today officially introduced CarPlay, bringing deep iOS integration into a number of new automobiles starting this year. Formerly known as iOS in the Car when it was announced at WWDC 13?, CarPlay brings the iPhone experience to...Show More Summary
If you’re as big a fan as we are of Owen Ashworth — the man formerly known as Casiotone for the Painfully Alone, now recording under the Advance Base moniker — you’ll know that his albums have often been adorned by his own rather whimsical drawings. Show More Summary
Lion in the Mane / Rookie of the Year w/ Microwave @ Smith’s Olde Bar Formerly known as The Atlas, Lion in the Mane formed in 2009 and brilliantly executed the debut of their incredible wall of sound to a sizable passionate audience at The Music Hall of Williamsburg in Brooklyn, New York on December […]
GrubHub (formerly known as GrubHub Seamless) has publicly filed a registration statement for its initial public offering. The harborer of fake restaurants/online delivery service is seeking to raise an impressive $100 million with the IPO and is hoping to...