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Friday's Best Deals: Razer DeathAdder, Resistance Bands, Instant Pot, And More
Theinventory.com

Nalgene bottles, Dagne Dover bags, and a Harmony Remote lead off Friday’s best deals. Read more... more…

Netflix is still a bargain, even after the latest price hike
Engadget

On Tuesday morning, Netflix reported that it will be raising prices for all of its customers in what is widely regarded as the biggest price hike in the company's history. The lowest tier will go from $8 to $9, while the $11 and $14 tiers will now be $13 and … more…

TV broadcaster Sinclair launches STIRR, a free streaming service with local news and sports
TechCrunch

Local TV broadcasting company Sinclair Broadcast Group today announced the launch of a new streaming service called STIRR that aims to bring local TV news and other content to the growing number of cord cutters across the U.S. The company today owns over 190 … more…

More investors are betting on virtual influencers like Lil Miquela
TechCrunch

Brud, the company behind the virtual celebrity Lil Miquela, is now worth at least $125 million thanks to a new round of financing the company is currently closing. Meanwhile, new venture-backed companies like the superstealthy Shadows, SuperPlastic, and Toons… more…

NBCUniversal to launch its own streaming service to compete with Netflix, Amazon
Mashable

Another day, another breakout streaming service. Set to take on the likes of Netflix, Amazon, and Disney, NBCUniversal announced plans Monday to throw its hat in the ring and launch its own streaming service. SEE ALSO: Amazon launches new free movies and TV s… more…

New 'Shazam' trailer shows the fun side of being a superhero
Mashable

Previous Shazam trailers have focused on the story of how Billy Batson gained the power to transform into a superhero, but new look at DC's upcoming movie has a little more heroic flair. Some of Shazam's powers look particularly awesome, like his super-fast f… more…

'American Gods' Season 2 trailer sets up a war of godly proportions
Mashable

The war for the hearts and minds of America is already on in the trailer for American Gods Season 2, which gives fans and acolytes alike a look at what's coming up for the show's gods, heroes, and villains. Those who've read Neil Gaiman's book will recognize … more…

M. Night Shyamalan got a brutal reaction from his dad when said he was going to film school
Mashable

M. Night Shyamalan's dad is so proud of his son these days that he apparently pays for everything — even gum — with a credit card — just so people will see his last name. But it wasn't always that way. Back when a young M. Night Shyamalan first broke the news… more…

'Ghostbusters' is getting a sequel and you'd better believe we know who to call
Mashable

Back in the '80s, everybody knew who to call. Then, for far too long — a quarter of a century, in fact — the phone just rang and rang. SEE ALSO: Pulsing blue light freaks Twitter out, but it's definitely not aliens Well, splendid news: We're now well and trul… more…

Stephen Colbert also went ham on Trump's 'hamberders'
Mashable

When the president throws a fast food feast during a government shutdown, you know the likes of Jimmy Kimmel and Stephen Colbert are going to be all over it. The Late Show host went to town on Donald Trump's much-talked about lunch with the Clemson Tigers foo… more…

Gillian Anderson will play Margaret Thatcher in 'The Crown' Season 4
Mashable

The third season of Netflix's royal drama The Crown isn't even out yet, but one crucial role for the show's fourth season has already been cast, and it's a big one. Deadline reports that Gillian Anderson of The X-Files fame will play the UK's first female pri… more…

Netflix's 'Sex Education' nails a crucial aspect of sex positivity
Mashable

While every adolescent story has its brushes and run-ins with sex, Sex Education does a remarkable job of tackling the inelegant topic of sexual growth with equal nuance and distinction for every character. It is not, as the title suggests, a show about one s… more…

23 extremely underrated TV shows you should binge ASAP
Mashable

In Binged, Mashable breaks down why we binge-watch, how we binge-watch, and what it does to us. Because binge-watching is the new normal. Ever feel like you've discovered the greatest show ever, only to learn it's not getting nearly enough recognition? You're… more…

Netflix boosts subscriber numbers to nearly 140 million
BBC News

The streaming firm gained 8.8 million customers in the three months to 21 December. more…

Apple's First A24 Film to Star Bill Murray and Rashida Jones, Sofia Coppola to Direct
Macrumors.com

Apple late last year teamed up with indie entertainment studio A24 to produce a series of films for its upcoming streaming service, and now the first film under that partnership is in the works. According to Variety, Apple and A24's first movie will be direct… more…

Ghostbusters to return to original movie universe, directed by Jason Reitman - CNET
Cnet.com

The son of the original's director is charge of "the next chapter in the original franchise." more…

Teaser for Ghostbusters film from Jason Reitman revs up original Ecto-1 - CNET
Cnet.com

The son of the original's director is charge of "the next chapter in the original franchise." more…

Netflix's price hike will boost your bill as much as $2 a month - CNET
Cnet.com

Netflix's most popular $11-a-month plan will rise to $13 in the US. Its low-end plan will cost a buck more, and its premium tier gets a $2 bump up to $16. more…

Will Smith is worth a reported $300 million — here's how he built his fortune
Thisisinsider.com

Will Smith's net worth is reportedly $300 million, according to Celebrity Net Worth. Will Smith generates income from his music and acting career Smith also co-owns a production company that's produced many films including an "Annie" remake and "I Robot." Ove… more…

Canadians are outraged Netflix used footage from the country's deadliest modern railway disaster in 'Bird Box' — and the company is keeping the footage in the film
Thisisinsider.com

Canadians are accusing Netflix of using real footage of a deadly rail disaster in fictional productions, including the hit movie "Bird Box." A 2013 deadly train derailment in Lac-Mégantic, Quebec, caused an explosion that killed 47 people and flattened much o… more…