After Google unveiled the latest version of the Android mobile operating system Lollipop in June 2014, smartphone and tablet users on Android have been asking if and when they will get an update on their phones.
The earliest to get the updates were the Nexus devices with HTC and Motorola sometime November 2014. Google is leaving it to the phone manufacturers to schedule their releases for their own devices and several reports have come out to try and consolidate information about Lollipop updates.
One such report is found in Digital Trends, and it tries to round up updated news, tidbits and rumors about Lollipop releases on the major smartphone brands. more >>
A hardworking, dedicated woman: actress Maggie Smith, who recently turned 80 on December, says that despite age she still desired to work for television and film for fear of "missing out."
"When you're not working it's scary, and when you are working it's scary, because you don't know if you've got the energy to get through the day. But the bleakness of not doing it, and missing out on the friendships that you make, is too much to bear," the British actress told The Sunday Times.
One of her latest projects includes filming for the upcoming sixth season of the hit period drama TV series "Downton Abbey." Smith however implied that this might be her last season in the show, regardless if the series moves forward for another chapter or not. more >>
It has been called "The History-Making Gay Kiss," as "The Fosters" TV show, which airs during prime time on the ABC Family network, featured the "Youngest Same-Sex TV Kiss Ever." Yes, on a so-called "family friendly" network, two 13-year-old boys locked lips, and gay activists and their allies are celebrating the moment.
GLAAD, formally known as the Gay and Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation, stated that, "ABC Family's 'The Fosters' breaks new ground with Jude and Connor kiss." For those who are not familiar with the show, Jude is raised by two lesbians, his adoptive parents.
Gabe Bergado, writing for The Daily Beast, claimed that the kiss set "a fantastic standard," one that "reassures all the real-life Judes and Connors out there that their feelings of self-discovery during those middle school and junior high years are valid." more >>
Last week on "The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills," the ladies went on a scavenger hunt around Beverly Hills, had fun at David Foster's charity gala, and packed their bags for a trip to Amsterdam.
Yolanda Foster enlists the help of Camille Grammer for the scavenger hunt, and the ladies are divided into three teams: team one is comprised of Yolanda, Lisa Vanderpump, and Lisa Rinna, team two has Eileen Davidson and Kim Richards, and team three has Brandi Glanville and Kyle Richards.
First, the teams had to open a combination lock using clues to secure a map. Then, they head to an ice cream shop to drink a milkshake. They also go to a candy store and race to the finish line. At the finish line, which is Villa Bianca, Eileen's team gets there first, and they complete a puzzle which will take them to the next leg of their journey—Amsterdam. more >>
On last Sunday's episode of "The Real Housewives of Atlanta," Apollo Nida goes to prison, the ladies gossip about Phaedra Park's alleged affair with a man named "Mr. Chocolate" which eventually leads to Phaedra lashing out at Kenya Moore over dinner.
The episode begins with Apollo recording a video of himself right before he goes to prison.
"Well, everyone, I have finally arrived at the penitentiary. I'm about to go asunder. Thank you for the support and prayers. Stay tuned and you'll hear from me shortly," he said. more >>
Things get a little out of hand, at least for one its characters, as the first season of the hit family TV drama series "Fresh Off The Boat" continues this week with episode titled "Showdown at the Golden Saddle."
A sneak peek for this week's episode reveals a really embarrassing moment for Eddie (Hudson Yang) who clearly has a thing for an older girl named Nicole (Luna Blaise).
Everything he planned for shatters to pieces when it was found out that the reason for Nicole arriving into their home is not to listen to his amorous words. Instead, it is because she was hired by Eddie's parents to babysit him. more >>