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Study: Game of Thrones pirated downloads match TV viewership

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Game of Thrones is reportedly the most pirated series of the current TV season, with downloads nearly equaling television viewer estimates in the US, according to figures gathered by TorrentFreak. Each episode attracts an estimated 4.2 million viewers on HBO, barely surpassing 3.9 million pirated downloads. A call for HBO...
Study: Game of Thrones pirated downloads match TV viewership
A Glimpse Of A Cultural Dystopia Without TV Broadcasters

Netflix gets 'West Wing,' seven more shows from Warner Bros

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Good news for politicos with Netflix — you’ll soon be able to binge on complete seasons of The West Wing. The news comes by way of a partnership deal in which Time Warner will give the streaming service a new infusion of badly needed content. The deal, announced Monday, will...
Netflix gets 'West Wing,' seven more shows from Warner Bros

Amazon Releases iPad App for Instant Video Service

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Amazon has released an iPad app for its Instant Video renting and buying service and its streaming Netflix competitor, Amazon Prime Instant Video. The app allows users to download purchased and rented movies and TV shows for offline viewing, as well as stream Prime Instant Video titles when connected to...
Amazon Releases iPad App for Instant Video Service
Hulu kicks off upfront push for piece of $72B-plus TV ad market

Apple Adds 'Download Later' Option to Large Purchases on Mobile iTunes Store

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Apple has added a new 'download later' prompt to large media purchases made in iTunes or on the mobile iTunes Store, reports Macworld. The new prompt appears when purchasing movies, TV shows, TV Season Passes, full TV seasons, movie bundles, and music box sets. When purchasing any of the above...
Apple Adds 'Download Later' Option to Large Purchases on Mobile iTunes Store

Apple in talks to bring WatchESPN iOS app to Apple TV

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According to a report from Bloomberg citing ESPN executive Sean Bratches, Apple is currently in talks with Walt Disney’s ESPN network to bring the WatchESPN app, currently available for iPhone and iPad and recently opened up to Comcast customers, to AppleTV: ESPN subscribers with AppleTV would gain access to the...
Apple in talks to bring WatchESPN iOS app to Apple TV

Traditional TV Use Flat In Q1— And It'll Stay That Way, One Analyst Says

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No disruption to see here folks, move along. A ratings analysis by Turner Networks and a report from Pivotal Research Group analyst Brian Wieser both said they aren’t seeing a dramatic shift from traditional linear TV and towards emerging digital channels. According to Turner, total prime-time viewership of the...
Traditional TV Use Flat In Q1— And It'll Stay That Way, One Analyst Says

As The World Tweets

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As The World Tweets: Nielsen: Nielsen, a leading global provider of information and insights into what consumers watch and buy, and Twitter today announced an exclusive multi-year agreement to create the "Nielsen Twitter TV Rating" for the US market. Under this agreement, Nielsen and Twitter will deliver a syndicated-standard metric...
As The World Tweets

Online Video Ads Hit a Record: 11 Billion Spots Streamed in June

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It's official: Online video advertising is a force to be reckoned with. More than 11 billion ads streamed over the Web in June, amounting to 25% of all video content viewed. That online video ad traffic, as reported by comScore, translated to 4.6 billion minutes watched by 180 million Internet users in the...
Online Video Ads Hit a Record: 11 Billion Spots Streamed in June

Netflix UK bests Lovefilm Instant on TV shows, but lacks Amazon's movie clout

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Netflix or Lovefilm Instant? Perhaps it's only the most content-hungry viewers that decide to sign up with both services, but for the rest of us, we'll only choose one -- but which one? Now Oric, a service that collates legal streaming services in the UK, has surveyed both catalogs...
Netflix UK bests Lovefilm Instant on TV shows, but lacks Amazon's movie clout

Google code references suggest TV shows and magazines will soon be available on Google Play

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Over the next couple of days, Google is expected to announce a huge number of new features across its services at its Google I/O developer conference, but an early source code change suggests that TV episodes and magazines will soon be available to Android device and Google TV owners. In...
Google code references suggest TV shows and magazines will soon be available on Google Play

TorrentFreak TV Season 2 Continues

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TorrentFreak TV covers some of the best, most interesting or remarkable stories from the wonderful world of file-sharing. An (ad-free) HD version of this episode is available on EZTV. As always, we’re looking forward to your commentary. For questions or suggestions, feel free to contact the crew at tv@torrentfreak.com. We...
TorrentFreak TV Season 2 Continues

Halo 4 to follow ‘TV season’ schedule with free daily missions

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The next version of Microsoft’s best-selling Xbox shooter, Halo, will reportedly follow a TV season structure with free daily mission episodes, according to The Guardian. 343 Studios, the game’s developer, will offer a free “Season One” of daily downloadable co-op missions following the game’s release. The first season will...
Halo 4 to follow ‘TV season’ schedule with free daily missions

E3 2012: Halo 4 to follow 'TV season' structure

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The next version of the best-selling Xbox shooter Halo will assume a TV season structure with free daily mission episodesHalo 4 marks the return of Master Chief – the closest Microsoft has to a homespun mascot – brought out of the cryogenic sleep into which he was lowered at the...
E3 2012: Halo 4 to follow 'TV season' structure
A Chromebook letdown: No Google Play video support

TV nets wrap upfront week: “The biz still goes through us”

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What, me, worry? Those three words broadly sum up the attitude of the broadcast TV network chiefs regarding the encroachment on their turf by digital media companies, as they conducted their traditional springtime dog and pony shows for advertisers in New York this week. Two weeks earlier, Google, Yahoo, AOL,...
TV nets wrap upfront week: “The biz still goes through us”

Nielsen: Women Are Heavier DVR Users Than Men

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Sure, most of us have seen statistics showing that digital video recorders are now in more than 40 percent of American homes. But how much are people actually using their DVRs? Well, according to Nielsen, usage is growing rapidly. A new Nielsen report found that DVR use now accounts...
Nielsen: Women Are Heavier DVR Users Than Men

Kinect Sesame Street TV: Season 2 - review

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Xbox 360; Microsoft, 2,400 MSP (approx £20.40)Reading this on mobile? Click here to viewThe fundamental problem with Microsoft's motion-detecting Kinect peripheral is that it's not very good at detecting movement. In games that demand subtle or directional actions, you start to feel like someone trying to communicate with a blind...
Kinect Sesame Street TV: Season 2 - review

MLB at Bat ’12 available for free on App Store Feb. 29 with $119 subscription

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Pitchers and Catchers are set to report over the next few days and MLB is getting its 2012 App ready Baseball fans will be happy to hear that Major League Baseball is again bringing the MLB at Bat app back to the App Store so they can enjoy every...
MLB at Bat ’12 available for free on App Store Feb. 29 with $119 subscription
Looks like Hulu's about to lose CEO Jason Kilar -- and its competitive advantage

Twitter Makes Big Acquisition, Buys Social TV Analytics Company Bluefin Labs

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Twitter has acquired Bluefin Labs, a social TV analytics company that was founded in 2008, sources say. Although we don't know the exact acquisition price, we were told this is Twitter's biggest acquisition to date.  (Presumably these sources were excluding Twitter's early stock aquisition of Summize, which would now be...
Twitter Makes Big Acquisition, Buys Social TV Analytics Company Bluefin Labs

Amazon Instant Video Comes To iPad

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Amazon Prime members who like to rock an iPad, not the Kindle Fire, now have access to Amazon’s ever-growing collection of movies and TV with today’s launch of the Amazon Instant Video app, which just popped up this morning in the App Store for iPad. As with the desktop and...
Amazon Instant Video Comes To iPad

The Nielsen Twitter ratings: a new way to measure TV popularity

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Conventional TV ratings, which are based on a small sample of “typical” TV viewers, seem almost quaint in the era of DVRs, streaming and social media. Now, it looks like even Nielsen — which has long issued those ratings — is ready to acknowledge that fact. On Monday, the company...
The Nielsen Twitter ratings: a new way to measure TV popularity

Best Buy - A Different Movie or TV Season Each Day with Savings of 40%-50%

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Best Buy - A Different Movie or TV Season Each Day with Savings of 40%-50%
Mobcaster Crowdfunds Its First TV Season

Amazon Instant Video app for iPad hits the App Store

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Click to view slideshow. Just 24 hours after Hulu started popping up on Apple TV, We now see Amazon’s Instant Video Store in the App Store for iPad Description Watch thousands of titles available from Prime Instant Video at no additional cost with an Amazon Prime membership and over 120,000...
Amazon Instant Video app for iPad hits the App Store
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