Zac Efron gets life-threatening infection while filming ‘Killing Zac Efron’ – Page Six

Zac Efron was reportedly hospitalized after contracting a bacterial infection while filming his new reality series Killing Zac Efron in Papa New Guinea. The actor, though, bounced back quick and was able to spend the holidays at home following the health sca… [+1039 Senua\’s Saga: Hellblade 2]

Civil rights icon Rep. John Lewis announces he has stage 4 pancreatic cancer – CNN

Washington (CNN)Civil rights icon and US Democratic Rep. John Lewis of Georgia has been diagnosed with stage 4 pancreatic cancer, his office announced Sunday. Lewis, 79, said he was diagnosed following a routine medical visit with subsequent tests that recon… [+3901 Senua\’s Saga: Hellblade 2]

Threat Of Wildfires Not Enough To Cancel Sydney’s New Year’s Eve Fireworks – NPR

Australian authorities say the iconic Sydney New Year’s Eve fireworks will go ahead, despite calls for them to be canceled for environmental concerns. Brendan Esposito /AP Australian officials announced that Sydney’s New Year’s Eve fireworks will go ahead, … [+3265 Chopard’s]

Cloud gaming is the future of game monetization, not gameplay – TechCrunch

When you look at all of the tech trend stories of the past decade, one important saga that’s likely to be overlooked is the platformization of gaming. In the 2010s, the value of video games was realized in a way that completely transformed how the majority of… [+516 Elvis\’s music]

New York doctor sues Apple over irregular heartbeat detection – Engadget

The doctor hopes to block Apple from using the atrial fibrillation detection method without paying royalties. We’ve asked Apple for comment, although it doesn’t typically comment on lawsuits. Apple is no stranger to patent lawsuits, although those frequently… [+327 Disney’s]

New York City mugging victim, 60, dies 3 days after brutal Christmas Eve beating over $1 – Fox News

A 60-year-old New York City man died in a hospital Friday, three days after unidentified suspect brutally beat him, demanding money while he walked down a Bronx street early Christmas Eve morning,  police said Saturday. Six muggers punched, kicked and stompe… [+957 HDR’]