The popular mobile game Pokemon go is an instant hit in Thailand with hundreds of people in the Thai capital downloaded the game and started playing. The Pokemon go game was not expected to be available in the country until September. But on Saturday 6th August, Thai game lovers woke-up to a pleasant surprise when the much awaited game became available on google playstore.
On Sunday people in Thailand went out to vote for referendum on a new constitution draft. The authorities have warned Pokemon Go against wandering into polling stations. The game that forces the players to physically go out and hunt down creatures named pokemon is expected to be a huge hit in the Southeast Asian country. The creators of the game used augmented reality (AR) technology to show the creatures on screen of the players mobile phone while the camera on your phone displays the video as well resulting in a reality game effect.
On Sunday people were seen walking around in search of Pokemon in popular malls and other public places in the Thai capital.
The fairytale of Snow White always fascinated the children around the word. Now with a twist in the storyline the new Snow White and The Huntsman movie, 2012 is here to captivate audience of all age group.
Snow White and The Huntsman Story Line
In the land of beautiful yet evil queen, Snow White is the only girl in the land fairer than the queen. The evil queen is unable to accept the insult to her pride; the she chooses that Snow White must die. The queen sends a huntsman to execute the beautiful Snow White. So far the movie follows the original fairy tale. Here comes the twist…
After taking innocent beautiful Snow White to the forest Huntsman find himself unable to kill her. Instead The Huntsman ends up training Snow White to become a warrior competent of intimidating the queen’s sovereignty. Are you ready to watch Snow White the warrior princess?
Snow White and The Huntsman Pics
Cast: The Twilight fame Kristen Stewart is Snow White, Oscar winner Charlize Theron plays the role of evil Queen and Chris Hemsworth is The Huntsman.
Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked Movie 2011 Here is the new 2011 edition of Alvin and the Chipmunks called the Chipwrecked. Watch the Chipwrecked movie trailer here.
The animation movie which is set to release on December 16th, 2011 is produced by Fox Studios.
Story: The Chipmunks are on a cruise vacation along with their beautiful female Chipettes. Filled with enthusiasm, the Chipmunks and Chipettes turn the luxury cruise into their playground. Soon the trouble started and the cruise gets chipwrecked.
When the guardian of the Chipmunks, Dave Seville sets out to find the lost chipmunks, the six find a new castaway on the island which leads to unexpected events.
A A movie of Alfred Hitchcock of 1920’s has been found in New Zealand, revealed some archivists. The movie provides important facts about Hitchcock’s working style in the beginning of his career.
“The White Shadow” which has been discovered recently is a unique piece showing Hitchcock’s talent as a writer, assistant director, art director and editor and that too at the age of 24. The picture was released in 1924.
“The White Shadow” was one the earliest movies of Hitchcock in which his work was considerably acknowledged, stated sources from the National Film Preservation Foundation of the United States.
However, only three of 6 reels of “The White Shadow” have been found intact. The movie is full of suspense that was common in Hitchcock’s mysterious stories. Survival of these three reels is also a matter of surprise.
Randy Haberkamp, director of educational programs for the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences expressed hopes for finding rest of the reels too.
These three reels of “The White Shadow,” which have been found in New Zealand were donated to w New Zealand Film Archive. The movie was directed by British filmmaker Graham Cutts. It was in the ownership pf Jack Murtagh, a movie projectionist and collector who later on donated it to New Zealand authorities.
Haberkamp revealed that the film was lying in the archives unknowingly for 23 years as it was mislabeled.
Come 12.01 today, AMC theaters in some cities were allowed to start showing the documentary of Sarah Palin titled “ The Undefeated”. As the film is being aired in the selected locations the primary actor will be away in California having fun with her parents.
Interestingly the city of California has about 10 theaters where the movie will be aired. This development was revealed by Sarah Palin. She said that she was not keen at watching the movie in the theater adding that she was much interested in finding other things about her grandparents. She said that she was noted during the processes that it is common for people for not to have so much regards for heros in there communities..
According to Palin she arrived at one of the theaters that is located in the city of Orange. She said that she was there at least 45 minutes to the airing of the movie, the time she considered to be a bit far from the actual time the movie would be rolled out. She discovered that the center was filled up with vehicles and it took her about 20 minutes to park her vehicles in the parking spots.
Julian Assange is forced to write down his autobiography to pay his legal bills, he stated. WikiLeaks chief has agreed to a deal of $1.5 million to write his story for a US publisher.
Assange further stated that to keep the website going and pay for the legal battle he is fighting, he needed funds. Most of the banks and paypal have either stopped financial transactions for WikiLeaks or banned Julian Assange and he can not even receive any donation. His visa cards and credit cards have already been cancelled.
The controversial website owner told media that he had already spent $307,400on legal fights and needed money for his survival as well as continue the website. He would also get $796,654 from Alfred A Knopf, his U.S. publisher. Another deal with a British publisher Canongate would give Assange $501,000 And he expects to earn at least $1.5 million by selling the book in international markets.
Assange is living in United Kingdom on bail presently and he is wanted in cases in a Swedish court for charges of sexual assault and rape. Assange and his lawyer have continuously denied all charges and stated that this was a way to silence the controversial media person in reaction to his disclosure of US confidential documents.
Another milestone in the history of philanthropy has been created in the united States. Social network Facebook chief join hands with 16 other richest people of America to devote money for charity issues.
Facebook CEO, Mark Zuckerberg, junk bond pioneer Michael Milken and AOL co-founder Steve Case together have joined philanthropic community promising to give away their wealth for social welfare. Zuckerberg has already devoted $100 million to Newark NJ school education system. Giving Pledge is a charity organization founded by Microsoft founder Bill Gates and Warren Buffet. Facebook CEO has joined Giving Pledge with other rich people of America and commit to step up his donations toward charity.
The group has already 57 members devoting their wealth for humanity. The members include celebrities like New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg, CNN founder Ted Turner and film director George Lucas. But Zuckerberg and Facebook co-founder Dustin Moskowitz, who is just 26 years old.
Today, younger generation is thriving on success so they should initiate work for charity in their youth, he social network chief stated. Though Giving Pledge do not have a criteria about how much money should be devoted for philanthropic causes, most of the members have committed to spend half of their wealth.
By joining the world of philanthropy at this age, Facebook chief has set a milestone for upcoming young entrepreneurs to give it a thought right now.
Las Vegas: Today, March 11, 2010 the 11th Annual Latin GRAMMY Awards function is going on at Las Vegas. Camila, Juan Luis Guerra and Alex Cuba are the winners in ther categories. Camila bagged both Record and Song of the Year for “Mientes”.
The other Latin Grammys include best Female pop vocal album, “Mi Plan” by Nelly Furtado and best Male pop vocal album, “Paraiso Express” by Alejandro Sanz. The best Pop album by a duo or group with vocal was also won by Camila for “Dejarte de Amar”.
Spanish rapper Mala Rodriguez beating out her all-male Puertorican colleagues, Daddy Yankee to win in the best urban song category with her defiant hip-hop song, “No pidas perdon”. So who is your favorite Latin music artist?
The Town directed by actor Ben Affleck hit the box office opening with $23.8 million to reach the top spot in the charts. The Warner Bros. drama about bank robbers starring Jeremy Renner, Rebecca Hall, Jon Hamm and Chris Cooper earned good reviews.
This is the second movie directed by Ben Affleck. His first movie Gone Baby Gone was nominated for Academy Awards.