Loading...
You are here:  Home  >  Media and Entertainment
Latest

“Saturday Night Live” would not have offended LBJ: Rose Law Group Notable Quotable

Posted by   /  February 18, 2019  /  Government and Politics, Media and Entertainment, QUOTES  /  No Comments

   

Read More →
Latest

SNL thinks Trump’s border wall makes perfect sense — if you’re “not that smart”

Posted by   /  February 17, 2019  /  Government and Politics, Immigration, Media and Entertainment  /  No Comments

Vox Two years into the Donald Trump era, and the business of “playing president” is getting old for both the man himself and the famous actor who has to dress up each week and pretend to be him — at least according to the Saturday Night Live opener this week that took aim at the […]

Read More →
Latest

[SUNDAY FEATURE] Deepfakes go bigger: Human-sounding prose that opens the prospect of fake news circulated at industrial scale.

Posted by   /  February 17, 2019  /  Featured News, Media and Entertainment  /  No Comments

By Kaveh Waddell | Axios Researchers have broadened the controversial technology called “deepfakes” — AI-generated media that experts fear could roil coming elections by convincingly depicting people saying or doing things they never did. Driving the news: A new computer program, created at OpenAI, the San Francisco AI lab, is the latest front in deepfakes, producing […]

Read More →
Latest

Online sales tax bill introduced at Arizona Legislature

Posted by   /  February 14, 2019  /  Legislature 2019 Regular Session, Media and Entertainment  /  No Comments

By Brandon Brown |Phoenix Business Journal New legislation introduced at the Arizona Capitol Wednesday could change the state’s “unfair tax code” and make online retailers subject to Arizona sales tax. Currently, Arizona law only requires retailers with a physical presence in the state to pay sales tax, but House Bill 2702 would require out-of-state retailers […]

Read More →
Latest

10 days until Laura Bianchi, Rose Law Group partner and director of Cannabis, Dances with the Stars for National Kidney Foundation of Arizona

Posted by   /  February 12, 2019  /  Featured News, Media and Entertainment  /  No Comments

10 Days to Go Until Dancing with the Stars Arizona! There are less than two weeks to go until Rose Law Group Partner and Cannabis Department Director Laura Bianchi takes the floor at Dancing with the Stars Arizona to raise funds for the National Kidney Foundation of Arizona. This much-anticipated annual social event, taking place […]

Read More →
Latest

Loss of local newspapers means political regression

Posted by   /  February 11, 2019  /  Government and Politics, Media and Entertainment  /  No Comments

  Without trustworthy political information, we fall back on party labels and our partisan identities By Joshua P. Darr, Johanna Dunaway an Matthew P. Pitt | NeimanLab It almost seems impossible to ignore national politics today. The stream of stories about the president and Congress is endless; whether online, in print or on television, it’s […]

Read More →
Latest

Sinema says Casa Grande area residents need better cellphone service

Posted by   /  February 8, 2019  /  Government and Politics, Media and Entertainment  /  No Comments

PinalCentral Staff U.S. Sen. Kyrsten Sinema, D-Ariz., urged members of a congressional committee this week to support better cellphone service for residents of an RV park east of Casa Grande. On Wednesday, Arizona’s senior senator told the Senate Commerce Committee that residents of Sunscape RV Resort, located near Eleven Mile Corner Road and Selma Highway, […]

Read More →
Latest

[COMMENTARY] Straight from the fever swamps to your inbox

Posted by   /  February 7, 2019  /  Government and Politics, Media and Entertainment  /  No Comments

\   By Jim Small -February 6, 2019 (Editor’s note:Opinion pieces are published for discussions purposes only.) There is a curious newsletter that periodically lands in my email inbox, and the inboxes of most political reporters in Arizona. Titled the “American Post-Gazette,” the newsletter is filled with the (frequently conspiratorial) musings of anonymous right-wing activists […]

Read More →
Latest

Fortnite is the future, but probably not for the reasons you think

Posted by   /  February 7, 2019  /  Media and Entertainment  /  No Comments

  By Matthew Ball | REDEF Much has been said about Fortnite’s revenue, users, business model, origin and availability. But these narratives are overhyped. What matters is how these achievements, when added to the rest of Epic Games, stand to change the entertainment industry forever. In 2018, there was a lot to read about Fortnite, […]

Read More →
Latest

Gannett rejects takeover offer from MNG/Digital First Media

Posted by   /  February 4, 2019  /  Media and Entertainment  /  No Comments

  Gannett’s media properties include USA TODAY, The Arizona Republic and The Detroit Free Press By Philana Patterson | USA TODAY Gannett Co. said Monday that its board has unanimously rejected an unsolicited proposal to be acquired by media company MNG Enterprises Inc., also known as Digital First Media, saying the proposal undervalues the company […]

Read More →