These Charts Show How Furious 7’s Second Weekend Is as Impressive as Its First


Furious 7 stayed parked in the box office’s top spot for the second weekend in a row, adding $ 60.6 million in U.S. theaters for a total of $ 252.2 million. The film is one of only a dozen to score more than $ 60 million in its domestic box office sales in the second weekend, according to Box Office Mojo. See how it stacks up against other films that smashed the box office in their second weekend: It’s no surprise that Furious 7 is the Fast & Furious film that scored the franchise’s Read more [...]

Apple could sell 1 million watches opening weekend, and barely move the needle on Apple’s revenue (AAPL)


Apple will sell over one million Apple Watches over the opening weekend, according to Piper Jaffray analyst Gene Munster. By way of comparison, the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus sold over 10 million units in their first three days on the market last September, Apple says. Here's his reasoning:  1 million total Watch units in opening weekend would imply an attach rate of less than 1% of total iPhone users (close to half a percent). We believe given interest in the product and our prior survey work, a sub Read more [...]

Cinderella Sprints Past Run All Night for Weekend Box Office


Disney’s live action remake of animated classic Cinderella earned $ 70.1 million to grab the top spot at the weekend box office, handily beating Liam Neeson’s latest, Run All Night, which earned a disappointing $ 11 million. Cinderella, which stars Cate Blanchett as the stepmother, is the latest in a string of Disney remakes to transform animation into live action with financial success, Variety reports. Both Maleficent and Alice in Wonderland performed well at the box office in recent Read more [...]

Top Holiday Gifts For Workout Fanatics, Weekend Warriors, From Sears® — America’s Number One Fitness Retailer


Recommended Gadgets, Gear and Equipment with the Lowest Prices Guaranteed Dec 11, 2014 HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill., Dec. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- From high-intensity interval training and barre classes, to body weight training and yoga, trends come and go, but tried-and-true fitness equipment and gear remain constant. That includes treadmills and ellipticals that are easily integrated into trendy workouts. Sears, America's No. 1 fitness retailer – announced its top holiday picks for any type of fitness Read more [...]

“Big Hero 6” Topples “Interstellar” In Weekend Box Office Tally


It seems Disney has yet another animated hit on their hands as “Big Hero 6” was the top earner in theaters this past weekend. Playing at 3,761 locations nationwide, the much-anticipated film brought in $ 56.2 million, ahead of Christopher Nolan’s “Interstellar,” which scored $ 50 million at 3,561 screens. Internationally, “Interstellar” nabbed $ 80 million while “Big Hero 6” has raked in $ 79.2 million on foreign shores so far. Disney distribution boss Dave Hollis explained, Read more [...]

First Weekend iPhone Sales Top 10 Million, Set New Record


CUPERTINO, California—September 22, 2014— Apple® today announced it has sold over 10 million new iPhone® 6 and iPhone 6 Plus models, a new record, just three days after the launch on September 19. iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus are available in the US, Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Japan, Puerto Rico, Singapore and the UK and will be available in more than 20 additional countries on September 26. The new iPhones will be available in 115 countries by the end of the Read more [...]

Top 10 Performances from Around the World for Weekend of September 4-7


Welcome back to our latest roundup of the top performances in world football, where we scour the global game for the most impressive selection of results and displays. In a change from our usual routine, we're mixing club and country performances this time due to the international break, with competitive qualifiers, friendly matches and national league games all taken into account. Here is our top 10 selection; feel free to leave your own suggestions below.Begin Slideshow Bleacher Report - Front Read more [...]