How to jazz up your Firefox new-tab page with the upcoming Activity Stream feature

Later in 2017, Mozilla plans to revamp the new-tab page (again) with something called the Activity Stream. For a while now, Mozilla has thought about turning the new-tab page into a kind of home base for your browsing activity. The browser maker thinks it’s finally hit on something that users will find useful. But you(…)


Upcoming documentary Kart Kids Der Film tracks Germany’s future racers

Chris Kippenberger has a way with a video camera around cars, motorcycles, and other fast-moving objects, producing one of the best-looking mini-docs on the Isle of Man TT that I’ve ever seen. He also made a short film called Kart Kids that followed the lives of German kids trying to make a name for themselves in(…)


Amazon acquires Woody Allen’s upcoming movie for Prime Video

Amazon has acquired the North American rights to Woody Allen’s next movie, a still-untitled romantic comedy shot last year that stars Steve Carell, Jeannie Berlin, Blake Lively, and Jesse Eisenberg, among others. As part of the deal, the movie will come to Amazon’s Prime Video streaming service exclusively, after a regular release that will see it(…)