Amazon may be working on a smartphone with hologram-like 3D Amazon is reportedly developing a smartphone that sports a 3D screen that relies on retina-tracking technology to make images seem to float above the screen like a hologram. With the smartphone, users would be able to navigate through content by using their eyes alone, according to two unnamed people who discussed the phone with the Wall Street Journal. More
YouTube launches pay channels with campy flicks Roger Corman's campy B movies, children's shows like "Sesame Street" and "Inspector Gadget," and inspirational monologues by celebrities — these are among the 30 channels that will require a paid monthly subscription on YouTube coming soon. More
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The global stock markets got rocked on Friday. The 279-point sell-off in the Dow dropped the index's 2015 gain to 0%. The economic calendar is light this week. But earnings season kicks into high gear with big companies including IBM, Morgan Stanley, Halliburton, Facebook, Coca-Cola, Google, and Microsoft announcing their quarterly financial results.
The Apple Watch is on fire: KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo estimates that Apple's debut smartwatch has sold more than 2.3 million units since preorders opened, MacRumors reports. The device doesn't actually start making its way to customers until April 24 at the earliest, but Kuo believes that more than 2 million people globally have coughed up to get their hands on the device.
Athens (AFP) - Greece's deputy prime minister Ioannis Dragasakis said Sunday that Athens would stand firm on its red lines in negotiations with its creditors for billions in aid, despite escalating fears that the country could soon be forced to default. In an interview published Sunday in the weekly To Vima, Dragasakis said: "There is no way we would cross red lines that we have set."Dragasakis also refused to rule out the possibility of new elections or a referendum if talks with its creditors remained deadlocked.
ANAHEIM, Calif. — Rogue One, the first Star Wars spin-off movie, will deal with a group of resistance fighters stealing the plans for the Death Star from the Empire in the run-up to the original movie, Lucasfilm confirmed Sunday
Directed by Gareth Edwards, who helmed 2014's Godzilla, the film is a departure from normal Star Wars fare in that it promises to be a dark, gritty war film à la Zero Dark Thirty and Saving Private Ryan (its crew will contain veterans of those films, including Ryan's special effects guru).
See also: The new 'Star Wars' trailer: A scene-by-scene analysis
"It's called Star Wars," a droll Edwards emphasized to a packed house at Star Wars Celebration, the official Lucasfilm event in Anaheim where the Star Wars: The Force Awakens trailer was unveiled earlier this week.
Havana (AFP) - Cubans are voting in local elections Sunday featuring two opposition candidates who could become the island's first non-Communist elected officials in decades. Dissidents Hildebrando Chaviano, a 65-year old lawyer, and Yuniel Lopez, a 26-year old computer scientist, already have made history by surviving a first round of balloting and making it to the final vote.