| Jul 16, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Actress and writer Emma Thompson will be featured in BAFTA's 5th annual Screenwriters' Lecture Series, the British Academy of Film and Television Arts and the British Film Institute announced Tuesday.
Thompson will be accompanied by screenwriters James...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 8:30 PM
Six months after joining Fandor, independent producing stalwart Ted Hope has launched an ambitious expansion of the online service -- with the goal of aiding filmmakers, audiences and festivals.
The company is announcing a pair of initiatives: the Fandor...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 3:25 PM
Netflix Inc. has hit the 50-million member milestone.
The Los Gatos, Calif., on-demand video company said Monday that 50.05 million people around the world now subscribe to its online service, after it added 1.69 million members in the quarter that...
| Jul 12, 2014
| 7:45 AM
The best advice about trading in your car is to avoid it.
You'll always get more money selling it on your own, sometimes thousands more.
A quick tour of Kelley Blue Book's KBB.com used-car valuation service shows you why. Take a 2010 Honda Accord EX...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Apartment-finding services are popular in Chicago, especially for those on the hunt for their very first place. Here's what 9 services will and won't do for you.
>>FYI: All of these services are free to search for an apartment. When you're ready to...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 6:30 PM
As Google and other Silicon Valley firms decry an appellate court ruling holding that an actress had a copyright interest in her performance, enough to force YouTube to remove an inflammatory "Innocence of Muslims" video, the judges who ruled for her...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 1:58 PM
Question: I'm going to Europe this summer. I will buy a Eurail pass, so I don't care what major city I land in. I just want the cheapest fare. But some search engines allow you to see only one city at a time. I have now filled out five different city...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 7:12 AM
After the coffee. Before trying to shake off this sore throat and fever.
The Skinny: I've been a little under the weather the last two days. Hopefully the fever will fade later in the morning. Wednesday's roundup includes some late-breaking news out of...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 3:23 PM
The U.S. Supreme Court handed television broadcasters – including Tribune Co., a plaintiff in the lawsuit – a major victory Wednesday in ruling that online service Aereo Inc. violated copyright laws by using antenna farms to rebroadcast...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 8:20 AM
In its ruling against the TV streaming company Aereo Inc., the Supreme Court has removed one of the most visible threats to the pay-TV industry's notoriously expensive bundle.
Aereo uses tiny antennas to deliver over-the-air TV signals via the Internet....
| Jun 28, 2014
| 8:10 AM
Republican Larry Hogan’s campaign for governor quietly removed from an online ad a controversial photo of his gubernatorial opponent Lt. Gov. Anthony G. Brown “Zaching” for the camera.
Hogan’s campaign acknowledged Saturday...