Future

  • Future smartphone screens could correct vision automatically 2 days ago

    Washington: You may soon be able to ditch your glasses and contact lenses, thanks to a new display technology that automatically addresses vision problems. Researchers are developing computer algorithms to compensate for an individual's visual impairment, and creating vision-correcting displays that enable users to see text and images clearly without wearing...
  • Choosing who you can sit beside on a plane and mute button on a microwave: 12 crazy and futuristic ideas that will change the way we do things August 11, 2014

    Imagine if you were on a plane and did not want to be disturbed by the chatty person who's sitting next to you. If you could set a 'chat' or 'silence' preference right at the time of buying the tickets, wouldn't that be a wonderful thing? Here are 12 wacky...
  • Safer, cheaper building blocks for future drugs July 5, 2014

    London: Researchers have developed an economical, reliable and metal-free chemical reaction that could yield building blocks for future anti-HIV and cancer drugs. A team of researchers from KU Leuven, in Belgium, has developed a chemical reaction that yields fully functional 1,2,3-triazoles. Triazoles are chemical compounds that can be used as...
  • 'X-Men Apocalypse': Director Bryan Singer confirms the existence of The Four Horsemen July 2, 2014

    Filmmaker Bryan Singer had a treat up his sleeve for the fans of the X-Men franchise on Tuesday. He uploaded a glimpse from the treatment of the latest edition of the series on Instagram. A treatment is a document put together before the actual script is written. The script page teases Apocalypse's...
  • Photos: Sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik wins big at sand sculpting World Cup 2014 in Atlantic City, US for his work 'Save Tree, Save the Future' June 28, 2014

    Bhubaneswar: Odisha sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik has won a prize at the sand sculpting World Cup in the US, the artist said Saturday. Pattnaik said he won the People's Choice prize in the solo category for his sand sculpture 'Save Tree, Save the Future'. The 37-year-old artist was the lone participant...
  • Now Showing: Masand reviews 'Kochadaiiyaan', 'Heropanti', 'X-Men: Days of Future Past' May 24, 2014

    In this eipsode, CNN-IBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand reviews 'Kochadaiiyaan', 'Heropanti', 'X-Men: Days of Future Past'. He also interviews Hollywood actor Hugh Jackman. ...
  • 'X-Men: Days of Future Past' review: There's a popcorn blockbuster quality to this emotional drama May 31, 2014

    Cast: Hugh Jackman, James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Jennifer Lawrence, Patrick Stewart and Halle Berry Director: Bryan Singer It was never going to be easy to top Matthew Vaughn's crackling 2011 prequel 'X-Men: First Class', which rejuvenated the flailing X-Men movie series with a clever 60s-set origin story. But Bryan Singer, returning...
  • X-Men: Days Of Future Past: Tweet review May 23, 2014

    For X-Men fans, it can't get better than this. 'X-Men: Days of Future Past' is seventh film in the X-Men series and the third X-Men film directed by Bryan Singer after 2000's X-Men and 2003's X2. Interestingly, 'X-Men: Days of Future Past' acts as a sequel to both 2006's 'X-Men:...
  • Pooja Bedi: Censors are afraid that Hugh Jackman's bare butt will start a trend of men being raped May 22, 2014

    Los Angeles: It's final! Hugh Jackman's nude-bum shot in the seventh installment of X-Men, titled 'X-Men: Days Of Future Past', has been removed from the Indian release. Rakesh Kumar, CEO of the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) confirmed that the shot has been removed. Directed by Bryan Singer, the film...
  • Wolverine a tough character, never took it for granted: Hugh Jackman May 22, 2014

    Hollywood actor Hugh Jackman is playing the role of Wolverine for the seventh time in 'X-Men: Days of Future Past' and still enjoys playing the same role. In an interview to CNN-IBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand, Jackman said, "I have never taken Wolverine for granted. It is a tough...
  • Bryan Singer, director of 'X-Men' series, sued in second teen sex abuse case May 6, 2014

    Los Angeles: A British man who accuses 'X-Men' director Bryan Singer of sexually abusing him as a teenager was spurred to bring a lawsuit against the filmmaker after Singer was sued by another man on similar allegations, the plaintiff's lawyer said Monday. The lawsuit in federal court in Los Angeles said...
  • Hugh Jackman reveals that he almost castrated himself with Wolverine's claws May 5, 2014

    New Delhi: Superstar and 'X Men Days Of Future Past' actor Hugh Jackman almost had a serious injury while shooting as Wolverine in the upcoming superhero movie releasing on May 23. The Aussie Wolverine hottie revealed that he had come close to castrating himself with the Wolverine claws, while promoting...
  • Watch: Michael Fassbender, James McAvoy and Hugh Jackman show off their dance moves on 'The Graham Nortan Show' May 5, 2014

    Probably the most good-looking superheroes/mutants to share a stage EVER, Michael Fassbender, James McAvoy and Hugh Jackman danced on the tune of Robin Thicke's 'Blurred lines' on The Graham Norton Show recently. The three of them will be seen in the characters of Magneto, Professor X and Wolverine, respectively, in...
  • Watch: The Global Education for the Future April 27, 2014

    'The Global Education for the Future' highlights the importance of global education and the carriers in store for students in the days ahead. ...
  • Watch the final trailer of 'X-Men: Days Of Future Past' April 16, 2014

    The final trailer of 'X-Men: Days of Future Past' has been released and it promises to be the biggest and best of all the other trailer. The trailer shows Wolverine travel back in time to round up the mutants' younger selves. The star-studded promo also features Jennifer Lawrence, James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender...
  • 'X-Men' preview shows abilities of new mutants March 28, 2014

    Las Vegas: In the first few minutes of a new 'X-Men: Days of Future Past' clip, some X-Men attempt to battle ruthless metal monsters using their special abilities. It's the first appearance for some of the mutants - Blink, Sunspot, Warpath and Bishop. A few don't make it out alive. The clip...
  • 'X-Men: Days of Future Past' trailer: Will Bryan Singer's mutant epic find several takers? March 25, 2014

    New Delhi: Fox has released the second trailer for 'X-Men: Days of Future Past', four months after the first was shared. The Marvel saga, which has been directed by Bryan Singer, revolves around Hugh Jackman's Wolverine leaving no stone unturned to change history by being sent into the past to...
  • Actress Halle Berry's role in the upcoming 'X-Men: Days of Future Past' cut down? March 17, 2014

    New York: Actress Halle Berry's role in the upcoming 'X-Men: Days of Future Past' movie has been reportedly cut down. The 47-year-old actress joined several other stars from the original X-Men films for the new movie, including Hugh Jackman, Patrick Stewart, and Ian McKellen, reported New York Daily News. Berry's presence in...
  • Finally! Nike to bring out futuristic, self-tying laces for 'Back to the Future' shoes in 2015 February 17, 2014

    In 2011, shoe giant Nike produced Marty McFly's Back to the Future II shoes Air Mag and auctioned 1,500 pairs on eBay for charity. But futuristic lacing system isn't that impossible a reality, reported SoleCollector.com quoting the company's designer Tinker Hatfield. Hatfield confirmed that the company will bring out self-tying laces...
  • 4 business turnarounds in the making January 17, 2014

    1. Mining Moguls The unexpected winding up of the Shah Commission, which was investigating illegal mining, may have raised environmentalists' eyebrows, but the Indian mining sector is looking forward to a better year. Mining had stalled for about two years, hurting mining and steel companies like Sesa Goa and JSW Steel....
  • 'Robocop' to 'The Raid 2': Hollywood films to watch out for in 2014 December 29, 2013

    Chennai: From the 'Robocop' reboot to the lightning-fast martial arts moves in 'The Raid 2', Hollywood, with its exciting lineup of films in 2014, will offer several reasons for film buffs to throng theatres. IANS lists the 10 most-awaited Hollywood films that will hit Indian screens in the New Year: Robocop: While...
  • I will not be modelling lingerie on ramp, says Heidi Klum December 7, 2013

    London: Former Victoria's Secret supermodel Heidi Klum says she will not be walking the ramp in two-piece anymore. The 40-year-old model, said it makes her a little uncomfortable now, reported Contactmusic. "I wouldn't model with my underwear down the runway anymore. I think I would find it a little uncomfortable,...
  • Yuki to clash with Balaji in ITF Futures final November 15, 2013

    New Delhi: Top seed Yuki Bhambri asserted his class with a resounding 6-3, 6-1 win over Torsten Wietoska and set up a title clash with compatriot N Sriram Balaji, who struggled past Vishnu Vardhan in a marathon semi-final of the $10,000 ITF Futures tournament, here on Friday. Balaji edged past Vishnu...
  • Yuki, Vishnu, Balaji in semis of ITF Futures November 14, 2013

    New Delhi: Top seed Yuki Bhambri and Vishnu Vardhan are headed for a possible title clash as they breezed into the semi-finals of the ITF Futures event after scoring easy victories against their respective rivals, who failed to play to their potential, here on Thursday. Yuki, ranked 202, overwhelmed Karunuday Singh...
  • Sriram Balaji, Yuki Bhambri move to quarters in ITF Futures tournament November 13, 2013

    New Delhi: N Sriram Balaji got his act together in time as he overcame a sluggish start to subdue Ramkumar Ramnathan in a three-setter and move to the singles quarter-finals of the USD 10,000 ITF Futures tournament, on Wednesday. Third seed Balaji scored a 4-6, 6-3, 6-2 win in the second...
  • Easy win for Yuki, Vishnu knocks out Ranjeet in ITF November 12, 2013

    New Delhi: Top seed Yuki Bhambri had an easy outing against an erratic Shonigmatjon Shofayziyev while Vishnu Vardhan was impressive in his comeback trail as he knocked out sixth seed V M Ranjeet from the USD 10,000 ITF Men's Futures tournament on Tuesday. Yuki, who is coming into the event with...
  • Sachin Tendulkar should be India's future Sports Minister: Borde November 12, 2013

    Noida: Lauding Sachin Tendulkar's love for sports, former Test cricketer Chandu Borde on Tuesday said he wants to see the retiring legend as Sports Minister of India in future. "I do not believe Sachin can ever distance himself from sports. It's in his blood. In the future, I wish to see...