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YouTube's biggest sports deal so far will bring live NBA D-League games starting Friday

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This summer YouTube made its biggest advance into sports by picking up rights to live stream the Olympics in various countries, but now it has gained a domestic foothold by partnering with the NBA to air D-League games. While the world isn't exactly beating down the doors to watch...
YouTube's biggest sports deal so far will bring live NBA D-League games starting Friday

Must See HDTV (September 3rd - 9th)

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After college football got its season under way last week, now it's the professional's turn. But the NFL isn't all we have for you, while a light TV schedule is supplemented by a long list of high profile Blu-ray sets arriving this week. Of course, none of them are...
Must See HDTV (September 3rd - 9th)

Must See HDTV (September 10th - 16th)

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With football and new TV series premieres, we're ready to call it officially fall. Keep an eye out for brand news shows like NBC's Go On and The New Normal, as well as returning favorites like Glee on Fox and the various talent show competitions. Look below for the...
Must See HDTV (September 10th - 16th)

One Million Tweets Can't Be Wrong: How the NFL Failed a Major Social Media Test

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With over one million Tweets generated by a chain of events that lasted less than ten seconds, you don’t have to be a fan of “sport” to know that something really off happened during last night’s Packers-Seahawks Monday Night Football matchup. Here’s a a quick summary of what happened:...
One Million Tweets Can't Be Wrong: How the NFL Failed a Major Social Media Test

Microsoft airs first Surface ad as part of $1B Windows 8 marketing campaign

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Microsoft on Monday will kick off an advertising blitz for its Surface tablet, the software company's first-ever foray into the hardware making business, with a commercial set to air during ESPN's Monday Night Football....
Microsoft airs first Surface ad as part of $1B Windows 8 marketing campaign
Live ESPN programming now available with Xbox WatchESPN app

MLB, NFL and the presidential debates at the same time? There's an app for that.

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Tonights's perfect storm of big-time events - the third Presidential debate, game 7 of the National League Championship Series and Monday Night Football - means many viewers will be torn about what to tune into. Thuuz is an app that can try to help. [Read more]...
MLB, NFL and the presidential debates at the same time? There's an app for that.

Shazam Already Helps You Discover Music, Now It Wants To Help You Discover TV Advertising

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If you're one of the 250 million people who has ever used Shazam, the app that first gained popularity for helping you name that tune, you may have also used it in the past year while watching television to unlock extra info about your favorite stars and athletes at live...
Shazam Already Helps You Discover Music, Now It Wants To Help You Discover TV Advertising

Xbox Live ESPN app updated, includes all live programming

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Today, ESPN on Xbox reloaded with a significant update. The app now includes all of ESPN's live network programming through WatchESPN including ESPN, ESPN2, ESPN3, ESPNU, Buzzer Beater and Goal Line. Xbox LIVE Gold subscribers can watch the sports' network entire live lineup, including SportsCenter, SportsNation and the Mike and Mike Show,...
Xbox Live ESPN app updated, includes all live programming

BSkyB's updated Sky Sports iPad app makes everyone a football analyst with formation maps and more

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UK satellite TV broadcaster BSkyB has rolled out an update to its Sky Sports iPad app, letting subscribers watch English Premier League matches while accessing some of the same analysis technology used by pundits. Rolling out earlier today, the app now includes enhanced data from OPTA, and includes average player...
BSkyB's updated Sky Sports iPad app makes everyone a football analyst with formation maps and more

Microsoft Betting Big On Surface Success

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Microsoft is expecting the imminent launch of its Surface tablet to shift at least as many units as two of its rivals' devices, says the WSJ. The firm has ordered the manufacture of three and five millions devices in Q4 of 2012, putting its projected sales on a par with...
Microsoft Betting Big On Surface Success

SportsSynch makes syncing radio and TV broadcasts easy

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For me, it started with Howard Cosell on Monday Night Football. Listening to a radio broadcast while the game was televised was fun and the two broadcasts meshed nicely. But nowadays, it's difficult to get that experience because of the lag between radio and TV broadcasts. Enter SportsSynch ($15, thirty-day...
SportsSynch makes syncing radio and TV broadcasts easy

MS Surface media blitz commences on Monday NIght Football

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A new ad for Microsoft's Surface tablet was premiered during Monday Night Football. The commercial features Microsoft's tablet with magnetic covers in assorted colors, generally airborne amidst a bevy of synchronized dancing youths. As with the rest of the pre-release materials for the tablet, the commercial was bereft of technical...
MS Surface media blitz commences on Monday NIght Football

Barry Diller Gets Into the "Cord-Cutting" Business

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When last we heard from BamBoom, it was an interesting and also sort of confusing service that promised to let you watch TV – but only some TV – on your iPad or any other Web-connected device. Now BamBoom is called Aereo, and it is backed by Barry Diller and/or...
Barry Diller Gets Into the "Cord-Cutting" Business

TIM ARMSTRONG: AOL Postponed Its $10 Million Ad Campaign Because 'It Wasn't Great'

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Although AOL's $10 million rebranding campaign was slated to launch during Monday Night Football with a dance-filled TV commercial, CEO Tim Armstrong told BI's Henry Blodget that the premiere has been delayed. "I think it was good," Armstrong said. "It wasn't great." The commercial -- which was supposed to have...
TIM ARMSTRONG: AOL Postponed Its $10 Million Ad Campaign Because 'It Wasn't Great'

TV Everywhere Isn't: Why You Can't Watch Monday Night Football on Your iPhone

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The TV Everywhere pitch is straightforward: If you pay for cable TV, you can watch cable TV wherever you want — on your iPad, in your bedroom, on your phone, in the airport, etc. The reality is a lot more complicated, for a lot of reasons, but the upshot is...
TV Everywhere Isn't: Why You Can't Watch Monday Night Football on Your iPhone

PSA: Xbox 360 Fall Dashboard update rolling out today

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Your chance to shout voice commands at Engadget is coming today, as Microsoft is rolling out its Fall Dashboard update to the Xbox 360 today, headlined by the inclusion of Internet Explorer. The update also adds a version of its popular "pinning" functionality, a variety of specialized sports apps...
PSA: Xbox 360 Fall Dashboard update rolling out today

Packers Player Generates 150K Retweets While Going Off On NFL Refs

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According to Twitter, the Monday Night Football game last night caused quite a stir in the Twitterverse. One player in particular caused a fuss with his very angry tweets about the replacement refs in the NFL. Last night during #MNF, Twitter conversation went into overdrive, when the @seahawks went head-to-head...
Packers Player Generates 150K Retweets While Going Off On NFL Refs

Twitter Wins the Monday Night Football Game the Replacement Refs Lost

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“Thing happens on TV, and we talk about it on Twitter,” is now an old story. But it’s a good one! So: So look what happened at the end of Monday Night Football last night, after the “replacement referees”, brought in by the NFL after the league locked out its...
Twitter Wins the Monday Night Football Game the Replacement Refs Lost
Activision debuts celebrity filled live-action Call of Duty: Black Ops II trailer [video]
Microsoft's first Surface commercial shows off click-in keyboard [video]

How You Can Still Watch Sports Even After You Cancel Cable

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One of the biggest problems with cutting out your cable or satellite subscription and streaming everything online instead is finding ways to watch sports.  If you're a true sports fan, most of the games you want to watch appear on local cable networks or one of the big guys like...
How You Can Still Watch Sports Even After You Cancel Cable
TV's second screen heats up: Zeebox comes to the U.S. with investment from Comcast
First Microsoft Surface ad airs on national TV ahead of October 26th release

Blocked! March Madness Heads Farther Behind the Cable Paywall

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Aspen Photo / Shutterstock.com Heads up, cord-cutters: If you want to watch March Madness next year, you’re going to have to pay up. The last two rounds of next year’s college basketball tournament, including the championship game, are likely to be broadcast on one of Time Warner’s Turner network channels...
Blocked! March Madness Heads Farther Behind the Cable Paywall

Donald Trump: Twitter's greatest villain rails against the US election | Colin Horgan

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How best to react to Donald Trump's boorish ranting about President Obama's re-election?Why is it that even though there are no rules on Twitter, it still feels as though Donald J Trump is breaking them? His boorish ranting started almost immediately after Barack Obama was re-elected on Tuesday night and,...
Donald Trump: Twitter's greatest villain rails against the US election | Colin Horgan

Sports Discovery App Thuuz Raises $4.2M From Major TV Partners To Dominate Your Second Screen

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Do you ever wish you could know when a sports game was really getting good? Like, imagine if a Monday Night Football game ended with a controversial Hail Mary touchdownterception that everyone was talking about, but instead of just watching it on Sportscenter or reading about it, an app would...
Sports Discovery App Thuuz Raises $4.2M From Major TV Partners To Dominate Your Second Screen

Disney Brings More Live Kids' Content Online Through Comcast's Xfinity TV Website

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Disney is getting in on the TV Everywhere game in a big way, by bringing even more of its live kids content online with partner Comcast. The move will help Disney reach its viewers on new platforms, and offer up new ways for them to access its content online. Up...
Disney Brings More Live Kids' Content Online Through Comcast's Xfinity TV Website

Robert Downey, Jr. Reports for Duty to Help Activision Sell More Black Ops II (Video)

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Activision’s Call of Duty videogame franchise is often compared to some of the biggest hits in Hollywood. For instance, its last release, Modern Warfare 3, surpassed $1 billion in sales faster than the blockbuster movie “Avatar.” And, generally it does this without the help of celebrities. But here’s one exception: The...
Robert Downey, Jr. Reports for Duty to Help Activision Sell More Black Ops II (Video)

Must See HDTV (December 17th - 23rd)

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Nearly every show still on is preparing for a winter or season break, but there's still plenty of football to watch including the season finale of Monday Night Football... on a Saturday. Look below for the highlights this week, followed after the break by our weekly listing of what...
Must See HDTV (December 17th - 23rd)
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