Five contestants sadly went home last night on "American Idol," and it is the second time that the show had to say good-bye to Emily Brooke.
Emily Brooke also made it last year to the Top 48, but the judges decided she wasn't ready yet to be included in the Top 24. She came back fiercely in the farewell season of "American Idol," and was finally chosen to become one of the 24 contestants who'll perform with a live audience on the "Idol" stage. Unfortunately, Brooke was eliminated last night, making her say good-bye to her "Idol" dreams once again.
Before the eliminations, the first half of the quarterfinalists performed with former "American Idol" winners and runner-ups to help the judges, Jennifer Lopez, Keith Urban, and Harry Connick Jr., decide who can work well with other artists. more >>
The last episode of "The Flash" finally brought fans to the Earth-2, making things a little more interesting for the series' main characters such as Barry, Cisco and Caitlin. The show's executive producers, Aaron and Todd Helbing spoke about the events that happened in the episode "Welcome to Earth-2" and what its implications are for the rest of the season, according to an IGN report.
In "Welcome to Earth-2," fans find out that Barry and Iris are married in the alternate universe, alt Barry is a totally different character, and Cisco and Caitlin have evil personas in Earth-2. A glimpse of a new villain, Zoom, is also shown in the episode, and he is seen as one who is obsessed with stealing The Flash's speed.
According to the report, while Earth-2 Barry and his character was not properly explored in this episode, the executive producers assured fans that he will have his chance to show who he is and how different he is from Earth-1 Barry. Todd said that Jesse characterized alt Barry as "selfish" which hints at what is going to happen to him in the next episode. more >>
Action role-playing video game "Fallout 4" now comes with new changes brought about by Patch 1.3. But more than the bug fixes and new features, the update also brought a cheat by way of a Dogmeat duplication glitch. As detailed in iDigitalTimes, YouTuber user Hey Im Starlord shared how the new "Fallout 4" cheat works through a video tutorial.
The video showed the Dogmeat item duplication glitch and enumerated the simple steps on how to duplicate items. As instructed, the glitch can be accessed by dropping an item on the floor. Afterwards, the player must tell Dogmeat to go pick it up. Once Dogmeat bends to pick it up, the player must press the "Take" button several times as quickly as possible. If the player is successful, Dogmeat will duplicate the item while the original will be placed in the inventory.
The source also noted that through the Dogmeat duplication bug, players are able to cheat a little in the game. They are also able to create a virtually unlimited supply of anything in the player's inventory including weapons, ammo and settlement resources like copper and glass. Selling of the duped items is also permissible to get caps. more >>
India-based electronics company Intex has finally launched its latest fitness band called FitRist in its home country. According to IBN Live, the fitness smart band is priced at Rs. 999 (approximately $15) and is exclusively available on online retail website Snapdeal. This is not the first fitness band product of Intex though as the first one was dubbed the iRist smartwatch.
As for its specs and features, the affordable FitRist comes with a vertical 0.86-inch OLED curved display with 96 x 32 pixel screen resolution. It is packed with different health and fitness features including distance measurement, sleep monitoring, calorie count and step monitoring. The device is basically designed with proficiency in performing various tasks that can help the user track his or her health and more. However, it does not come with a heart rate sensor.
International Business Times also detailed that the FitRist is water-resistant and connects with iOS (version iOS 7 and above) and Android (version 4.3 and above) smartphones through Bluetooth. Through it, the device can alert users if there are any notifications such as mails, messages and even calls. Users can also control music tracks with its syncing capability. Aside from that, it can help in locating the smartphone. more >>
Fans who have been waiting for the top-down, multiplayer video game "Wondershot" will only have to wait for a more days until the game arrives. According to the announcement made by the French indie game developer Leikir Studio in the game's official Facebook account, "Wondershot" will be arriving on Feb. 19 for Xbox One and Steam and on Feb. 23 for PlayStation 4.
Xbox Achievements detailed that the game is designed to be purposefully family-friendly with the goal of bringing in party fun instead of competitive play. The press release says the game is a "multiplayer festival that the whole family can enjoy."
During the game, players will be taking control of different characters. They will be going through intense "one shot and you're down" rounds in various map locations. There are four weapons available that players must master in using in order to release the special abilities of each weapon. As noted in PlayStation Lifestyle, the four analog weapons include a bow, hammer, boomerang and slingshot. more >>
Things are about to get even more interesting as the third season of Starz's hit sea adventure drama TV series "Black Sails" continues this week with an episode that will see the people of Nassau bracing themselves and coming together to help oust a new enemy who is poised to take their island.
The spoiler report from Carter Matt for "XXII" revealed that Flint (Toby Stephens) will join hands with Silver (Luke Arnold) and Billy (Tom Hopper) to go up against a new enemy.
The identity of this new threat is yet to be revealed. Speculations are pointing out to Vane (Zach McGowan), however, the fact that Flint has already made peace with the pirate suggests that he is not the enemy that they are talking about. more >>