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Taiwanese woman experiences eye floaters after binge-watching K-drama

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Taiwanese woman recently began seeing floaters and flashes in the corners of her eyes after she binge-watched a Korean drama during the Lunar New Year holiday. In a p...

Jennifer Brady into 1st Grand Slam final at Australian Open

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — After the unusual path Jennifer Brady followed — college tennis at UCLA; just one tour-level title so far; more recently, a two-week hard quarantine upon arrival in Austral...

Muslims grapple with Ramadan rituals in coronavirus era

WINTER PARK, Fla. (AP) — Seattle resident Maggie Mohamed was looking forward to spending the Islamic holy month of Ramadan in her native Egypt. Now, with the spread of the new coron...

Millions holed up at home as U.S. routines shift profoundly

CHICAGO (AP) — Millions of Americans began their work week holed up at home Monday against the coronavirus outside their doors, as the escalating outbreak shifted the nation’s daily routines in ways n...

Column: What will fans talk about without sports?

Going a week without watching sports used to be a dare. It’s the new reality. A quick glance at today’s TV sports listings provides all the confirmation you need. It looks like the ...

Editorial Roundup: US

Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad: ___ Jan. 15 The Los Angeles Times on the International Olympic Committee banning ...

'Big Bang Theory' stars reflect on show's end, next steps

BURBANK, Calif. (AP) — With "The Big Bang Theory" ending after 12 seasons, viewers can comfort themselves with reruns. The cast has those — and residuals— but not the reassuring workplace rhythm and c...

It's not too late to dive into 'Game of Thrones,' with help

NEW YORK (AP) — For seven seasons, you've ignored the lure of "Game of Thrones." The multiple awards didn't draw you in. Your friends debating plot twists each Sunday on social media didn't move you. ...

Wells Fargo and American Express Introduce New Propel Card With Triple Points and $0 Annual Fee1

SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 25, 2018--Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC) today announced a newly enhanced Propel ® Card, one of the richest no-annual-fee rewards cards in the industry that ...

Something new to binge-watch: TV's rich history of itself

LOS ANGELES (AP) — There's something new to binge-watch: an online collection of video interviews with the people who founded TV and those making it today. The interviews numbering a...

Netflix releases viewing trends in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Netflix released viewer data from Nov. 1, 2016 - Dec. 1, 2017 on Thursday revealing Taiwan’s binge-watching prowess, reported Inside. "Cheating" on your...

Book world hopes for literary breakthrough in fall

NEW YORK (AP) — As the book world's most literary season approaches, the industry still awaits the year's big literary publication. While critics have celebrated Mohsin Hamid's "Exit...

Aussie star of 'Place to Call Home' set sights on Hollywood

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Australian actors and Hollywood tend toward mutual admiration, with the gangbuster careers of Cate Blanchett and Hugh Jackman, among others, as evidence. So it's u...

Viki Leverages Limelight Networks’ CDN to Deliver Movies Over-the-Top to Millions of Viewers Globally

TEMPE, Ariz.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 9, 2016--Limelight Networks, Inc. (Nasdaq: LLNW ), a global leader in digital content delivery, today announced that Viki, a global Over-the-Top (OTT) video service,...