John Doyle: American Horror Story’s brilliant, unhinged Response to Trump

It’s a testament to the creative power and ambitions of tv drama these days the new fall season kicks off early with a wildly inventive horror-political-satire series that’s emphatically about the Trump era. American Horror Story: Cult (begins Tuesday, FX, 10 p.m.) is mad, humorous and out of control. That is what generally happens when … [Read more…]

Microsoft pushes AR/VR Attributes with upcoming Windows 10 Upgrade

Microsoft is set to upgrade its flagship operating system to allow the most recent generation of Windows 10 hardware devices and applications to tap virtual and augmented reality, among a selection of new features, executives said Friday. The significant software update, its fourth upgrade, will be offered beginning Oct. 17 to existing clients of Windows … [Read more…]

Miniseries adaptation of Margaret Atwood’s Alias Grace a 20-year Fantasy for Sarah Polley

Sarah Polley has spent over half her life considering Alias Grace — by age 17, when she read Margaret Atwood’s award-winning book, to now, at 38, as the six-hour miniseries she adapted from it’s poised to premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival, followed by runs on CBC and Netflix. That’s 21 long years of … [Read more…]