THE Showbox app, which provides a free way to watch the latest TV shows and films, appears to be not working. Reports suggest it has been shut down but these have yet to be confirmed. Has the movie and TV streaming app been shut down? The status of the app is currently shrouded in mystery as people who have tried to open the app have reported they just get a message saying the app has broken and to check the internet connection. The message reads: "Connection error. Check your internet connection!" There has been no indication whether or not the connection failure is permanent or just a temporary glitch. Other sites appear to be offering a download of the app, but these have not been verified. NAKED TRUTH Parents warned their kids could be stripping for strangers on Fortnite AUTO-BLOWN AWAY Fundraiser for first 'ORAL sex robot' attracts £200,000 from randy backers CORE OF THE PROBLEM? Apple engineer says pressure to design iPhone is reason I’m divorced SPACE NEIGHBOUR Nasa … [Read more...] about Showbox not working – has the movie and tv streaming app been shut down?
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Visit The Boston Globe Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Comment on this Scroll to top of page Hiawatha Bray Globe staff August 27, 2018 They say it’s the Golden Age of Television. But it’s our gold, and some of us would rather hang onto it.Millions of viewers have given up on traditional cable or satellite TV; “cutting the cord,” as it’s known, can save you a nice piece of change if you do it right. Or you could end up spending as much as you did on your old TV service, and even much more. BRING ON THE BROADBAND For many cord-cutters, it begins with broadband. Much of the best TV is online these days, so you can bypass cable or satellite services if your Internet services is good enough. Unfortunately, about half of Americans have access to only one high-end broadband provider, so there’s little competition to keep them honest. Also, many have to make do with sluggish DSL services over old-school phone lines. To … [Read more...] about How to cut the cable cord and still be able to watch TV
Many apartment owners in Vietnam’s big cities have no choice in their Internet and TV providers to use due to monopolies created by the buildings’ managers, despite government regulations against limiting service options. Administrators in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City have often publicized that apartment buildings are expected to offer their residents a choice of at least two Internet and TV service providers. If the building is under construction or has already been completed, its managers have the responsibility to create the necessary conditions for network operators to repair and upgrade their services, allowing users to freely choose service providers. Defying these regulations, many apartment buildings in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City still offer only one provider for their residents. Who likes a monopoly? T.A., a resident of the Dong Mo Dai Kim social housing project in Hanoi’s Hoang Mai District, told Tuoi Tre (Youth) newspaper that there is only one Internet … [Read more...] about In Vietnam, Internet, TV services in apartments monopolized by certain providers
Brian Fung, The Washington Post Published 5:30 am, Monday, April 30, 2018 Photo: Bloomberg Photo By Alex Kraus Image 1of/1 CaptionClose Image 1 of 1 The T-Mobile logo stands outside the Deutsche Telekom AG headquarters in Bonn, Germany, on Feb. 22, 2018. The T-Mobile logo stands outside the Deutsche Telekom AG headquarters in Bonn, Germany, on Feb. 22, 2018. Photo: Bloomberg Photo By Alex Kraus What the T-Mobile and Sprint merger means for you 1 / 1 Back to Gallery Sprint and T-Mobile are officially seeking to merge. If the deal is approved, the resulting company would be the nation's second-biggest wireless carrier after Verizon, controlling roughly 100 million customers. While the merger could put the companies in a stronger position to take on AT&T and Verizon, it would also eliminate a competitor from the … [Read more...] about What the T-Mobile and Sprint merger means for you
SMALLVILLE actress Allison Mack has been arrested over her apparent role in a so-called cult which allegedly enslaved women. Shockingly, other actresses are said to be involved in the controversial group... but what do we know about the so-called cult, its leader and its members? Who is Allison Mack? Allison Mack, 35, starred on Smallville as Chloe Sullivan and also works as a producer and director. She was born in Germany but moved to the US when she was two years old. Mack has featured in several film and TV shows including Wilfred and The Following. The former star was reportedly arrested in New York for role in the NXIVM DOS sex cult. What is the NXIVM DOS? NXIVM claims to be a self-help group which gives classes and seminars that help clients on a path of personal and professional development. There is a training system, where students refer to founder Keith Raniere as "founder". It is said more than 12,000 people have signed up for classes between 1998 and 2010. The cult is … [Read more...] about Who is Allison Mack and what’s the NXIVM DOS ‘sex cult’? Former Smallville actress arrested over her alleged role