Merge 104.8 | 04 May 2023
he new John Wick: Chapter 4 has broken a franchise record as it becomes the first movie in the series to make more than $400 million at the global box office. The numbers include roughly $226 million in overseas earnings from 86 international box offices. Chapter 4 appears to be the end of the movie series, but rumours have appeared online bosses are considering one more movie.
A new cooking show with Jamie Oliver has been axed after just one instalment. The show saw 18 chefs battle it out to win a book publishing deal in order to release their own cookbooks. Even though the ratings were relatively successful, TV bosses have decided not to invest in it any longer.
Apple is facing a $2 billion mass lawsuit in the UK accusing it of hiding defective batteries in millions of iPhones by “throttling” them with software updates. Court documents say that say that Apple concealed issues with batteries in certain phone models and “surreptitiously” installed a power management tool that limited performance. Apple say the lawsuit is “baseless” and strongly denies the accusations.