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Rich Warren: Get ready, cable apps are all the rage

2015 promises scores of smartphone apps you'll download and probably never use.

Dozens of features you'll lust after and probably never use. Smartphones and tablets in sizes for every hand, pocket and eye prescription will flood the landscape. The universal, excluding those who only want to make phone calls or text, will be the entertainment available on these devices.

Eager for the big game?

Super Bowl XLIX is Feb. 1 at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Ariz. Here's more, courtesy staff writer Bob Asmussen:

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Look ahead: Top picks from Melissa Merli for the week to come

Look ahead: Top picks from Melissa Merli for the week to come

Artists in the spotlight

Ask 'Mimi' Jan. 18, 2015

Are there any stars coming to Ebertfest April 15-19?

As usual, yes. But as usual, festival director Nate Kohn and others are keeping their lips sealed, at least for the time being.

Who lives here? Jan. 17, 2015

Each week, The News-Gazette will show a screen shot of a home from a movie or TV show and ask readers, "Who lives here?"

Rich Warren: The Walkman is back! Warning, it costs $1,200

The thrills and chills rocked Las Vegas last week with the International Consumer Electronics show. CES hosted over 3,600 exhibitors viewed by an estimated 160,000 attendees, making it the largest CES in history. For perspective, I attended the first CES in Las Vegas. Previously, Chicago hosted both winter and summer shows.

It's Your Business: More apartments coming near UI

Multistory complexes near campus will also have commercial space

Two new apartment complexes have been added to the growing list of residential projects near the University of Illinois.

UI's Anderson on what to watch for during Golden Globes

We asked University of Illinois theater Professor Robert Anderson what he will watch for while viewing the Golden Globe Awards on Sunday night. Anderson is a documentary filmmaker and actor and director with extensive experience in Shakespeare.

Look back: Highlights from Melissa Merli on the week that was

Look back: Highlights from Melissa Merli on the week that was

New Wave French film

Look ahead: Top picks from Melissa Merli for the week to come

Look ahead: Top picks from Melissa Merli for the week to come

Interest in 'Inherent Vice'