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1917 film review: War has never been captured so incredibly

Enlarge (credit: Universal Pictures) Our film coverage sometimes veers outside the typical “nerd” spectrum, and 1917 stands perilously on the edge of relevance to Ars Technica. Anyone who reads our coverage of military tech and the history of war might be surprised to read that, given how 1917 revolves around the German occupation of northern France …

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Iran Demands Proof After Western Governments Claim Iranian Missile Downed Passenger Jet

Iran called on Western governments to prove claims the Boeing Co. 737-800 passenger jet that crashed near Tehran on Wednesday was shot down, intensifying a standoff that could complicate an already difficult investigation fraught with geopolitical hurdles. “If they are certain and have the courage, they should share any finding that has scientific and technical …

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Readers Respond to Leadership Principles, Driverless Cars, and the Market in 2020

Good morning. It’s Friday, so some feedback, of which we have lots. Corresponding with CEO Daily seems to have made some New Year’s Resolution lists. Excerpts below. On Monday’s post offering three guiding principles for the new decade: “Love your three guiding principles! Together, they form a framework to sharpen focus and guide the work ahead. …

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Tesla Has Delivered Its First China-Made Cars. Now It’s Time to Face the Competition

Tesla has had a exciting week in China, one that included CEO Elon Musk’s dancing celebration of the first deliveries of Model 3 sedans produced in the company’s new Shanghai factory, as well as the announcement of plans to design an original car in China for sale worldwide. The excitement extended to the company’s stock …

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French Winemakers Are Angry About Trump’s Tariffs. American Importers Are Even Angrier

Off the two-lane road that cuts through Burgundy’s famed vineyards, a maze of narrow tracks and hairpin bends lead up into the hills, until you reach the picture-perfect, cream-colored village of Bouzeron. Here, farmers have been tending their vines for centuries, ever since the monks in the region began fermenting grapes in the Middle Ages. …

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‘Designed by Clowns…Supervised by Monkeys:’ Internal Boeing Messages Slam 737 Max

Boeing Co. released a new batch of internal messages in which company employees discussed deep unease with the 737 Max and problems in flight simulators used to train pilots on the new jetliner, while also trying to avert greater regulator scrutiny of the plane. “This airplane is designed by clowns, who in turn are supervised …

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Varun Dhawan says the term boycott is a scare tactic; reveals its was used during Dilwale and My Name Is Khan as well

Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone on Tuesday night stood in solidarity alongside the protesting JNU students in Delhi. Soon after social media was on fire with the netizens divided on trending #BoycottChhapaak and #ISupportDeepika. The Piku actress was subjected to trolls on the internet. However, several Bollywood celebrities including Sonakshi Sinha, Swara Bhasker, Taapsee Pannu, Anurag …

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Prasoon Joshi led CBFC to implement new certificate design

 The Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) headed by chairperson Prasoon Joshi issued a press release announcing the implementation of its new certificate design in all its nine regional offices across India. According to the press release, the certificate will have a new and modern look. Prasoon Joshi in the statement said that it will …

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On his birthday, Hrithik Roshan reflects on 20 years since his debut in Kaho Naa Pyaar Hai

The year saw the rise of yet another star kid, Rakesh Roshan’s son Hrithik Roshan in the romantic drama, Kaho Naa…Pyaar Hai. The film went onto become a blockbuster followed by several awards for the actor in his debut year. This year, he will complete 20 years in the industry. On his 46th birthday, Hrithik …

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