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Netflix and YouTube reduce streaming quality during coronavirus pandemic

Netflix and YouTube reduce streaming quality during coronavirus pandemic

Quarantine and chill is about to get a noticeable quality drop for Netflix users in Europe . A rep says some may notice "a reduction in perceptible video quality", but others won't see any differen...

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Universal Releases Movies Still In Theatres for $20 Rental During Quarantine

Universal Releases Movies Still In Theatres for $20 Rental During Quarantine

Admittedly, The Invisible Man isn't a movie I'd typically rush to the theater to see. Emmy victor Elisabeth Moss (Us, The Handmaid's Tale) stars in a terrifying modern tale of obsession inspired b...

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Princess Beatrice and fiancé Edoardo cancel wedding reception

Princess Beatrice and fiancé Edoardo cancel wedding reception

Due to safety concerns surrounding the coronavirus outbreak, Beatrice and her fiancé have chose to cancel their reception and will consider all government mandates before holding a "private marriage...

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Rosario Dawson to Play Ahsoka Tano in ‘The Mandalorian’ Season 2

Rosario Dawson to Play Ahsoka Tano in ‘The Mandalorian’ Season 2

Slash Film has brought word that the second season of Disney+'s acclaimed Star Wars spinoff The Mandalorian is making a huge creative decision to cast Rosario Dawson ( Zombieland: Double Tap ) t...

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Princess Charlene's Husband Prince Albert of Monaco Tests Positive for Coronavirus

Princess Charlene's Husband Prince Albert of Monaco Tests Positive for Coronavirus

Prince Albert of Monaco has tested positive for coronavirus (COVID-19), days after meeting Prince Charles . The prince is now being treated by doctors from the Princess Grace Hospital, which i...

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3 politicians self-isolate after dinner with coronavirus-infected singer Kanika Kapoor

3 politicians self-isolate after dinner with coronavirus-infected singer Kanika Kapoor

Kanika Kapoor is said to be undergoing treatment at a hospital in Lucknow and has been kept in an isolation ward there. In another tweet, Sanjay Singh informed that since TMC MP Derek O'Brien h...

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Coronavirus: Prince Harry's Invictus games postponed over outbreak

Coronavirus: Prince Harry's Invictus games postponed over outbreak

Prince Harry at the launch of Team UK for the Invictus Games The Hague 2020. "The decision was also taken in recognition of the anticipated strain on medical staff and the infrastructure required...

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Patrick's Day Cancelled, But Dropkick Murphys Are Still Playing

Patrick's Day Cancelled, But Dropkick Murphys Are Still Playing

Patrick's Day. Dropkick Murphys' originally scheduled hometown St. Patrick's Day Week Boston Blowout shows have been postponed until later this year. The state has more than 160 cases; Boston Ma...

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Evangeline Lilly won't self-quarantine, values 'freedom' over her life

Evangeline Lilly won't self-quarantine, values 'freedom' over her life

They all washed their hands before going in. Things quickly devolved from there, though, when fans and followers started asking the TV star for more info - as in, what the deal was with her referrin...

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Surgeon General Jerome Adams asks for Kylie Jenner's help to fight coronavirus

Surgeon General Jerome Adams asks for Kylie Jenner's help to fight coronavirus

U.S. Surgeon General Jerome Adams said that he wants to recruit America's "influencers" to help flatten the curve on the COVID-19 outbreak that has gripped the country - such as billionaire social...

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Katy Perry Wins Dark Horse Appeal

Katy Perry Wins Dark Horse Appeal

Luke , Max Martin and Circuit - would pay out $2.78 million United States dollars due to " Dark Horse " sharing elements of work by Christian rapper Flame . Luke , but her attorney Christine Lepera ...

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Organizers Cancel 2020 Eurovision Song Contest In Rotterdam Due To Coronavirus

Organizers Cancel 2020 Eurovision Song Contest In Rotterdam Due To Coronavirus

Jon Ola Sand, Executive Supervisor, said that they will see if it is possible to stage the Eurovision Song Contest in Rotterdam next year. 'We like the millions of fans around the world are extremely ...

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Gal Gadot Responds to Coronavirus Quarantine with Star-Studded Cover of 'Imagine'

Gal Gadot Responds to Coronavirus Quarantine with Star-Studded Cover of 'Imagine'

You know this virus has affected the entire world. Wonder Woman Gal Gadot has enlisted the help of her famous friends to form a quarantine choir , and boost morale. "Let's imagine together. Si...

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DJ Snake Samples Cardi B for

DJ Snake Samples Cardi B for "Coronavirus" Meme-Style Remix

You know what I'm saying? Previously, DJ Snake and Cardi B teamed up on their smash " Taki Taki ", also featuring Selena Gomez and Ozuna , one of the biggest songs of our time. After seeing h...

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Netflix to lower streaming quality in Europe to reduce internet traffic

Netflix to lower streaming quality in Europe to reduce internet traffic

The move comes after EU Internal Market Commissioner Thierry Breton called on streaming platforms, telecom companies and consumers to reduce their bandwidth usage during the ongoing coronavirus ou...

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Coronavirus: HBO Friends reunion special reportedly delayed

Coronavirus: HBO Friends reunion special reportedly delayed

The planned "Friends" reunion has been delayed due to disruptions in Hollywood caused by the coronavirus, an industry source said on Wednesday. Friends stars Jennifer Aniston , Courteney Cox , ...

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Thunder players, staff tested for virus; all negative

Thunder players, staff tested for virus; all negative

He said: "This morning I tested positive for COVID-19". With the four Nets players who also tested positive for the novel coronavirus , the total presently sits at seven known players in the Nati...

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Social distancing for coronavirus? Netflix hack lets you watch with your friends

Social distancing for coronavirus? Netflix hack lets you watch with your friends

A functional "group chat" sits on the sidebar, allowing you to pop your phone down for once and immerse yourself in your film or show of choice with your best pals. For visual learners, a TikTok vide...

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Maggie Griffin Dies: Kathy Griffin’s Mom And Frequent Co-Star Was 99

Maggie Griffin Dies: Kathy Griffin’s Mom And Frequent Co-Star Was 99

I am gutted. My best friend. She was my family. Other celebrities responded to Griffin's Tuesday tweet to sympathize with the comic and talk about how much they loved her hilarious mom. Griffin expl...

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People Can't Stop Talking About Cardi B's 'Coronavirus Remix'

People Can't Stop Talking About Cardi B's 'Coronavirus Remix'

She said the following 'If you're wondering why your weave or your fashion packages haven't arrived, guess what b****, coronavirus! coronavirus! "Your pocket ain't, b*tch", she added. The song wen...

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Tom Hanks taken to the cleaners in Gin Rummy marathon

Tom Hanks taken to the cleaners in Gin Rummy marathon

Tom's lighthearted update comes after it was revealed he and Rita had been discharged hospital, where they had remained since being diagnosed with coronavirus last week. According to People , a r...

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Queen of the supermarket! Kate Middleton takes children shopping at Sainsbury's

Queen of the supermarket! Kate Middleton takes children shopping at Sainsbury's

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge will not be hosting their St. Patrick's Day event this year due to the Irish Guards' first battalion being now deployed in Iraq and South Sudan. Though Kate is ofte...

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Vanessa Hudgens apologises for her ‘insensitive’ and ‘heartless’ comments about Coronavirus deaths

Vanessa Hudgens apologises for her ‘insensitive’ and ‘heartless’ comments about Coronavirus deaths

Another individual emphasized that the apology was insufficient: "Never will go see anything you ever do again". It allows me to reminisce a bit and connect to my younger self. In this example, the...

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Ben Affleck turns photographer for Ana de Armas and the photos are breathtaking; Check it out

While Ben was dressed in his regular chinos and tee shirt uniform, the stunning Miss de Armas dressed down in a simple monochrome look which featured classic black leggings and a fresh white tee shi...

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Eurovision 2020 has officially been cancelled

Eurovision 2020 has officially been cancelled

The event was due to take place at Rotterdam's 16,000 capacity Ahoy Arena, with the final on 16 May . The Eurovision Song Contest 2020 in Rotterdam has been cancelled due to coronavirus directi...

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Please Take A Moment & Enjoy Harry Styles' Delightful Tiny Desk Concert

Please Take A Moment & Enjoy Harry Styles' Delightful Tiny Desk Concert

Styles sings multiple songs accompanied by a band and a small crowd. "If anyone needs a silver lining during this hard time, Harry Styles once again has blessed us today with his NPR tiny desk...

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Black Widow Officially Delayed

Black Widow Officially Delayed

In a new report by Variety , a source close to the studio claims that Black Widow's delayed theatrical release won't really affect the timeline. In addition that that, production has been halte...

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Oprah Winfrey Fires Back After She’s Accused Of Being Arrested: ‘NOT TRUE’

Oprah Winfrey Fires Back After She’s Accused Of Being Arrested: ‘NOT TRUE’

And being trolled for some very bad FAKE thing", Winfrey wrote . It's NOT TRUE. Haven't been raided, or arrested. "Just sanitising and self distancing with the rest of the world", Winfrey wrote gra...

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Queen's garden parties and Chelsea Flower Show cancelled amid coronavirus fears

In a statement from Buckingham Palace , the 93-year-old monarch has chose to leave London and move to Windsor Castle tomorrow, a week earlier than planned, as a "sensible precaution and for practic...

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Glastonbury cancels 50th anniversary festival due to virus: organisers

Glastonbury cancels 50th anniversary festival due to virus: organisers

The festival announced on Twitter that it has now been rescheduled for next year with a statement from organisers Michael and Emily Eavis confirming that tickets purchased for this year would be honou...

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Amanda Bynes Will Not Have Custody When Her Baby Is Born

Amanda Bynes Will Not Have Custody When Her Baby Is Born

Amanda originally shared news of her engagement on Valentine's Day this year, uploading a snap of her huge diamond ring. While the statement is certainly helpful, it doesn't really explain much r...

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'Saturday night live' halts production amid coronavirus

'Saturday night live' halts production amid coronavirus

It's unclear if the show will return since there were only six episodes left this season, the show's 45th on air. His upcoming episode has been postponed.

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Who Won The Washington Primary Election? Joe Biden

Who Won The Washington Primary Election? Joe Biden

According to the study taken on Tuesday , 71 percent of voters in Florida, 64% in IL and 63% in Arizona said they would favor Biden over Sanders in handling a crisis. Gloved poll workers and hand sani...

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Harvey Weinstein suffered mild heart attack after 23-year sentencing

Harvey Weinstein suffered mild heart attack after 23-year sentencing

The pictures additionally included a smiling Weinstein - who received a Finest Image Oscar for "Shakespeare in Love" - at film premieres and the amfAR Gala, and posing alongside his now-ex-wife Georgi...

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Coronavirus: Tears as German Big Brother contestants finally told about pandemic

Coronavirus: Tears as German Big Brother contestants finally told about pandemic

At least 12 people in the state have died from COVID-19. After watching news clips and an overview of how the virus has raced across the continent, the contestants were shown video messages from lov...

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