Jabra Elite 4: Well worth a listen

AS the current owner of a pair of Jabra Elite 5 earbuds, I was more than curious when I was offered an early chance to try out the newly-released Jabra Elite 4. As someone who carries my earbuds everywhere, I was very interested to see what it had to offer. The Elite 4 is meant … Read more

‘Barbie’ movie drops second trailer

ONE of the most intriguing film projects of the year, Barbie, has just released its second trailer, giving fans an even closer look at the live-action world of Barbieland. Oscar nominee Margot Robbie looked cheerfully radiant as the pink clad titular character, with a muscular Ryan Gosling playing her boy toy, Ken. Also featured in … Read more

Jeremy Renner uses anti-gravity treadmill for therapy

ACTOR Jeremy Renner is taking the first steps – literally – to recovery, posting footage of himself using an anti-gravity treadmill as part of his physical therapy following his horrific New Year’s day snowplough accident. According to Renner in the video, the equipment enables him to feel “less weight” so that he can feel supported … Read more

Super Junior’s Siwon joins Earth Hour

THE world’s largest conservation campaign, Earth Hour, took place last Saturday, with businesses, organisations and the public turning of their lights for one hour to show their commitment to protecting the planet. Among the celebrities taking part were Super Junior member Siwon, who joined a live relay hosted by WWF Korea. On the livestream, Siwon … Read more

Flip-ping good Oppo Find N2 Flip

THE Oppo Find N2 Flip made its big debut in the world of foldables this month, and is fast becoming one of the most buzzed about mobile devices in the market. The device was previously only available in China, and many international fans had been looking forward to getting their hands on it due to … Read more

Disney cuts planned ‘Star Wars’ projects

WHILE Star Wars TV series The Mandalorian, Andor, Obi-Wan Kenobi and The Book of Boba Fett have been a hit with both viewers and critics, the reception to its recent movie offerings – comprising a new sequel trilogy and several standalone prequel films – has been somewhat mixed. Therefor, it hardly came as a surprise … Read more

Idris Elba defends against ‘Black actor’ backlash

IDRIS ELBA is fighting back against accusations that he had “renounced his Blackness”, following an Esquire UK interview in which he said that he had stopped calling himself a “Black actor” as it had limited the types of roles that were offered to him. In an interview with The Guardian, Elba – a one-time favourite … Read more

‘Creed III’ stars went beyond physical limits

DIRECTOR-ACTOR Michael B. Jordan’s Creed III is proving to be a knock out at the box office. The film is on course to open to a better-than-expected US$51.1 million (RM228.65 million) domestically for its first weekend. The threequel sees Jordan returning in the role of Adonis Creed, a character first introduced in Ryan Coogler’s 2016 … Read more

Upgrade your video calls with the Jabra PanaCast 20

ANYONE who went through the recent period of hybrid work would have realised the importance of having a decent webcam. As someone who was acutely aware of the inadequacies of my own (rather outdated) webcam, I had always planned on eventually getting a better, higher resolution device. And so when Jabra offered a chance at … Read more

NEWJEANS’ Minji on first Elle cover

NEWJEANS member Minji was recently chosen as the brand ambassador for Chanel, and recently did her first cover photoshoot with Elle Korea for the occasion. The magazine also featured an interview with the 18-year-old artiste, in which she spoke about how things have changed for her since the group’s debut. She said: “It’s really fascinating … Read more

Rihanna is expecting second child

AFTER some online speculation, representatives for Rihanna have confirmed that the singer is indeed pregnant, following her viral half-time Super Bowl 2023 performance over the weekend. The singer’s electrifying 13-minute appearance saw her performing hit songs such as We Found Love, Diamonds, Work and Umbrella. Throughout her performance, Rihanna was seen cradling her midsection, causing … Read more

Introducing Mr and Mrs Taylor Lautner

AFTER several days’ of rumours, Twilight star Taylor Lautner confirmed that he has tied the knot with fiancee Taylor Dome. The couple reportedly exchanged vows on Nov 11 at Epoch Estate Wines, outside of Paso Robles, California, the first anniversary of their engagement. They met while Lautner, 30, was on a hiatus from acting several … Read more