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What's in a name? For Harry Potter author, everything

Jul 15, 2013
J.K. Rowling revealed as the real pen behind non-Blockbuster, non-Harry Potter book.
Posted In: harry potter, J.K. Rowling

Facebook is spending $60 million to recognize your face

Jun 20, 2012
The social giant bets big on facial recognition software, but what is it using that information for?
Posted In: Facebook, facial recognition, privacy, Kindle, Amazon, harry potter

Why owls make bad pets

May 23, 2012
They may be cute in "Harry Potter" movies. But clueless wizard fans in England are learning the hard way that owls are not like parrots.
Posted In: owls, harry potter

Movie ticket sales hit 16-year low

Dec 29, 2011
Despite billion-dollar blockbusters, 2011 saw fewer people in movie theater seats. Are bad films to blame? Try tough competition.
Posted In: movies, harry potter, video games, Entertainment

Mid-day Extra: Do theme parks depend on Harry Potter?

Dec 6, 2011
An announcement is expected today that Universal Studios Hollywood will open a Harry Potter attraction, following the success of the Orlando location.
Posted In: harry potter, theme parks, Universal Studios

Expelliarmus to getting those books when you wanted

Oct 4, 2011
People waiting to get their hands on a Harry Potter ebook or digital audio book[ will have to wait a little longer](http://www.guardian.co.uk/books...
Posted In: ebooks, harry potter, pottermore, Tech Report

Wanna-be wizards beware

Aug 5, 2011
Harry Potter fans are getting scammed by cons offering early access to the Pottermore website. (For those of you not up on all things Harry Pott...
Posted In: Entertainment, harry potter, scams

JK Rowling reveals a magical new place for her to make money

Jun 23, 2011
Okay, that's the cynical take on Pottermore, the new website announced by the Harry Potter author. It won't officially debut until October 31st, a...
Posted In: games, harry potter

Warner Bros. expands offerings on Facebook

Mar 28, 2011
I don't know about you, but when I'm in the mood to watch a movie, I always think "If only I could watch Yogi Bear on Facebook". DREAMS FULFILLED....
Posted In: Entertainment, Facebook, harry potter, movies, social media, Web Culture, yogi bear