Based on the series of four young-adult novels by Stephenie Meyer, the Twilight series of five films was supposed to end with Breaking Dawn – Part 2. However, executives at studio Lionsgate have hinted at the possibility of future films set in the same universe, in order to continue what has become a hugely lucrative $2.8bn box office cash cow for Hollywood. … [Read more...] about Twilight Saga finale breaks box-office records
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In what the Post Office calls “continuing modernisation” it continues to close standalone branches. Half of all post offices have shut since the early 1980s, although the pace of closures has now declined. One of the latest to go is the Walthamstow branch in east London. It will shift to a “designated area” at the rear of an ageing mini-market which appears almost designed to deter you going there. … [Read more...] about How did we allow our post offices to become so grotty?
TikTok lets users create and share short videos with music and camera effects The app is best known for creating short dance videos, lip-syncing clips, comedy sketches, and talent footage It is owned by Beijing-based ByteDance, founded by the entrepreneur Zhang Yiming The $75 billion conglomerate acquired the Musical.ly app in 2017 and merged it with TikTok, bringing millions of new users By February 2019, TikTok and Douyin had been downloaded more than a billion times And it was the most-downloaded app on the App Store in 2018 and 2019 Cyber experts have expressed concern over ByteDance's alleged links to the Chinese government The Department of Defense has urged its employees to avoid using the app over national security concerns TikTok says it does not and would not share information with the Chinese government … [Read more...] about TikTok caught collecting private user data for over a year breaching Google’s own rules
Cavalli suspected fraud and after spending hours on the phone with her bank trying to find out what happened, she was informed a court judgment had been made against her by a creditor to garnish her wages directly from her bank account for credit card debt she accrued a few years ago while her husband, who is now disabled, was experiencing a debilitating illness. … [Read more...] about ‘I have no money’: debt collection continues despite pandemic
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