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'Walking Dead' Propels AMC Profit Drops

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The breakout popularity of "The Walking Dead," currently the top-rated TV series among young people, is flowing through to AMC Network's ad revenue....
'Walking Dead' Propels AMC Profit Drops
Steven Soderbergh retiring from films to direct theater and TV (again)

BBC America, Twitter reach first 'in-tweet branded video' deal for a TV series

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Now that Twitter Music has been revealed there will be more anticipation of potential TV integration, and it appears BBC America will be among the first to participate. The network, which is owned both by the BBC and Discovery Communications, sent out a tweet say it's signed up to...
BBC America, Twitter reach first 'in-tweet branded video' deal for a TV series
Amazon Prime Instant Videos' '17,000 movies and TV shows' counts individual episodes

How to Buy Netflix's House of Cards on Amazon

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Perhaps you’ve heard that Netflix is showing “House of Cards“, a new TV series starring Kevin Spacey. But maybe you don’t have a $8-a-month Netflix subscription, or don’t want to try the service’s free one-month trial. Or maybe you just don’t like streaming video. Here’s your answer: You can buy...
How to Buy Netflix's House of Cards on Amazon

Could Facebook and Twitter Become Paparazzi Platforms?

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Whether you follow celebrity gossip or not, you might already know that Oscar-winning actress Sandra Bullock’s hubby Jesse James reputedly cheated on her, and that her public Facebook profile just got updated to “single”. Is this something she should have done? Should stars reveal less or more about themselves in...
Could Facebook and Twitter Become Paparazzi Platforms?
Taking on TV: how Netflix is becoming an original programming powerhouse

iTunes in the Cloud looks to be hitting more of Europe with TV series, films (update: confirmed)

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While stateside users might complain that we get all the good stuff in Europe first, Apple's iTunes in the Cloud for movies and TV shows has finally got around to rolling in to France and other parts of Europe, eons after it came out in the US. We confirmed...
iTunes in the Cloud looks to be hitting more of Europe with TV series, films (update: confirmed)

Fidel Castro TV series charts 638 assassination attempts. http://r2.ly/xwqu

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Fidel Castro TV series charts 638 assassination attempts. http://r2.ly/xwqu

TechStars NYC leader David Tisch steps down

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David Tisch, who helped establish the TechStars accelerator program in New York two years ago, is stepping away from his day-to-day duties as managing director. Tisch explained his new role in a blog post, saying he will be focusing on building new projects. Tisch will remain active with TechStars as a co-founder,...
TechStars NYC leader David Tisch steps down

Hulu original TV series goes global

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Partnering with FremantleMedia Enterprises, the online video service looks to expand its user base by bringing its original programming to more countries around the world. [Read more]...
Hulu original TV series goes global
Syfy releases first trailer for 'Helix,' new series from 'Battlestar Galactica' creator

Amazon accused of exaggerating Prime video counts

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Amazon drew flak on Thursday after it was accused of and later confirmed inflating its Amazon Prime video catalog. The company acknowledged to Fast Company that it counts each individual TV episode as a show, leading to even just one long-running TV series representing a large part of its catalog....
Amazon accused of exaggerating Prime video counts

Amazon vs. Netflix: Streaming Battle Heats Up

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Netflix's debut of an original Web TV series was upstaged by Amazon.com's announcement that it signed a deal with PBS to stream the hit drama "Downton Abbey." The companies have been trading content announcements in the fight for streaming customers...
Amazon vs. Netflix: Streaming Battle Heats Up

For 'Start-Ups,' the Final Round

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Failure is exalted in Silicon Valley as a learning experience, just so long as it's not happening right now. "Start-Ups: Silicon Valley," Bravo's much-criticized reality TV series, was a failure with viewers but that might not be the end of the story....
For 'Start-Ups,' the Final Round

Hillcrest Labs takes its TV motion control system to China, becomes TCL's new best friend

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It's only been a few days since Hillcrest Labs open sourced its Kylo web browser for TVs, and now the company's back with yet another announcement. Well, this time it's more about TCL who's just declared its top TV market share in China. Much like the Roku 2 and...
Hillcrest Labs takes its TV motion control system to China, becomes TCL's new best friend

Apps & updates: Walking Dead: The Game, SafePay, Google Catalogs, Angry Birds Space, more

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It looks like the biggest app update might go to the Google Earth iOS app with reports claiming the new 3D maps feature Google demoed last month will be rolling out sometime today. Until then, below is our list of other apps and updates hitting the App Store: Walking...
Apps & updates: Walking Dead: The Game, SafePay, Google Catalogs, Angry Birds Space, more

MTV Launches Casual Game to Promote Upcoming TV Series - http://bit.ly/cGNSnQ

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MTV Launches Casual Game to Promote Upcoming TV Series - http://bit.ly/cGNSnQ

BuddyTV adds movie and TV trailers, self-loathing binges on ‘Real Housewives’ optional

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Don’t you hate it when you invest a good six or seven minutes into something like Lifetime’s “7 Days of Sex” or Animal Planet’s “Hillbilly Handfishin’,”  only to discover that, well, you wasted six or seven minutes of your life? Well, now decisions on which shows to watch can be...
BuddyTV adds movie and TV trailers, self-loathing binges on ‘Real Housewives’ optional

Game Of Thrones Creator George R.R. Martin Blames Australians, Distribution Delays For Show's Most-Pirated Status

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Game Of Thrones is one of the most popular shows on HBO, but it’s also become the most-pirated series around the world. In an interview with Walt Mossberg and Kara Swisher Wednesday evening, Game Of Thrones creator George R. R. Martin lamented the rampant amount of piracy that the show...
Game Of Thrones Creator George R.R. Martin Blames Australians, Distribution Delays For Show's Most-Pirated Status

Hulu made $695M in 2012, now has 3M Hulu Plus subscribers

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Hulu generated $695 million in revenue in 2012, according to a year-end blog post published by its CEO Jason Kilar Monday morning. The service was also able to grow its base of Hulu Plus subscribers — who pay $7.99 per month for streaming — to more than three million. In...
Hulu made $695M in 2012, now has 3M Hulu Plus subscribers

Star Trek Showrunner and Friday Night Lights Star Join Steven Spielberg’s Time Travel Dinosaur TV Series Terra Nova

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Steven Spielberg has found a show-runner for his upcoming time travel dinosaur Fox television series Terra Nova: Brannon Braga, a producer and writer of various Star Trek tv shows from 1990-2005 including The Next Generation, Voyager and Enterprise, in addition to Flash Forward and the last couple seasons of...
Star Trek Showrunner and Friday Night Lights Star Join Steven Spielberg’s Time Travel Dinosaur TV Series Terra Nova

TC Cribs: Lit Motors, Where Sleek Electric Cars (And More) Are Built From Scratch

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We’re back with a brand new Cribs, the TechCrunch TV series where we go inside the gates of the hottest tech companies and get a grand tour of what the day-to-day work life is like — warts, perks, and all. In this episode, we headed to an industrial stretch...
TC Cribs: Lit Motors, Where Sleek Electric Cars (And More) Are Built From Scratch
Panasonic's 2012 line of Viera TVs, Blu-ray players available this month

CBS Just Approved A New TV Series Based On Groupon For Next Season

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If you didn't already have enough of Groupon on your computer, now it's coming to your television too. CBS has approved a new sitcom for next season based on the popular daily deal website, starring Christopher Mintz-Plasse from Superbad and Nicholas Braun from Red State, Vanity Fair reports. The new...
CBS Just Approved A New TV Series Based On Groupon For Next Season

Amazon gets its zombie on, reportedly set to develop Zombieland TV series

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Amazon.com is making a big push into original content, and the Seattle online retailer reportedly is turning to zombies to attract audiences as it faces off against Netflix and others. Broadcast Now reports that Amazon has taken over development of Zombieland — a TV series based on the 2009 film that...
Amazon gets its zombie on, reportedly set to develop Zombieland TV series

Netflix partners with Fox to expand film and TV content in Latin America from July

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Netflix has signed a multi-year agreement with Twentieth Century Fox to license some of the studio’s programming for its Latin American online streaming service, the company announced today. As from July, Latin American users will be able to stream previous episodes of TV series such as ’24,’ ‘Prison Break,’ ‘The...
Netflix partners with Fox to expand film and TV content in Latin America from July

Mass Effect moaners kinda get their own way as people power strikes again

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SPOILERS. Who can't name a beloved TV series that didn't end the way you wanted? BSG? Lost? Sapphire and Steel? Blake's Seven? Quantum Leap? The Sopranos? All of which ended either with tear-inducing bum-notes or confusing conclusions that caused furious head scratching. Despite that, the traditional reaction is to...
Mass Effect moaners kinda get their own way as people power strikes again
Amazon original pilots see big viewing stats over the weekend
Netflix updates its web video player with a gorgeous new design
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