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Obama Gets to Watch Game of Thrones’ New Season Before You Do

A couple of weeks ago, we heard that President Obama asked HBO CEO Richard Plepler if he, as the most powerful man in the world, could please pretty pretty please get some advance episodes of Game of Thrones and True …

Samsung Leads U.S. Smart TV Market, LG on the Rise Samsung Leads U.S. Smart TV Market, LG on the Rise

The data from 2013 is in and it is now clear that smart TVs are the future of living room displays. Whether this is due to consumer demand or simply manufacturers including smart TV technology in new TV sets is …

Cicely Tyson: Award Winning Role To Air On Lifetime

For those who didn’t get the chance to see Cicely Tyson in the role that won her a Tony Award last year will get the chance this Saturday. And you won’t even have to leave the house. This Saturday, March …

Set-Top Boxes Will Get Apps, Eventually Set-Top Boxes Will Get Apps, Eventually

Though most Americans still get their TV through traditional methods, streaming and downloaded media is beginning to make a strong impact on the industry. Streaming boxes from Roku and Apple are popular ways to access such content, as are video …

Drew Barrymore and Adam Sandler Sing Duet on ‘Tonight Show’

Longtime friends and on-screen partners, Adam Sandler and Drew Barrymore, were guests on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon on Wednesday night to endorse their upcoming movie Blended, which is set in South Africa. The two play single parents who end …

Majority Still Attached to Physical Media Majority Still Attached to Physical Media

Over the past few years Netflix has led a revolution in digital media, bringing high-quality streaming and downloadable media into the homes of average consumer. However great cord-cutting may be for some, though, the majority of Americans still get their …

You Can Now Vote For American Idol Directly From Google Search Results You Can Now Vote For American Idol Directly From Google Search Results

Google announced on Wednesday that American Idol fans can now vote for their favorite performers directly from its search results. The company announced a partnership with Fox, which makes Google an official voting platform for the show. Users can search …

Paige Turco Joins ‘NCIS: New Orleans’ Cast

NCIS: New Orleans has added another member to the cast. Paige Turco is joining Scott Bakula, C.C.H. Pounder, and Zoe McLellan in the cast of the newest NCIS spinoff. Turco will play Linda, the wife of Bakula’s Special Agent Pride. …

Jimmy Fallon’s Tonight Show Debut Draws Strong Ratings

So, the ratings are in for Jimmy Fallon’s debut on The Tonight Show–and they look pretty solid. More than solid, in fact. The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon‘s inaugural episode drew 11.3 million viewers, which is the second largest Tonight …

Samsung is Leading the Smart TV Market Samsung is Leading the Smart TV Market

Though the big theme at this years’s Consumer Electronics Show (CES) was ultra HD displays, but last year’s CES zeitgeist is just starting to take off in the consumer market. Smart TV technology is beginning to become standard for nearly …

Netflix Exclusively Gets ‘Star Wars : The Clone Wars’ Final Season, Director’s Cuts Of Past Seasons Netflix Exclusively Gets ‘Star Wars : The Clone Wars’ Final Season, Director’s Cuts Of Past Seasons

Netflix announced on Thursday that it has secured an exclusive licensing agreement with the Disney/ABC Television Group for Star Wars content, which will see Netflix debuting the final season of Star Wars: The Clone Wars “The Lost Missions” on March …

Paula Deen Has New Hope For Comeback Paula Deen Has New Hope For Comeback

Paula Deen has found the recipe for comeback success. She is reportedly going to be the recipient of a $75 million dollar cash infusion from a private equity firm out of Phoenix, Najafi Companies, which is led by Jahm Najafi. …

Pretty Little Liars Continues To Unveil Secrets

Tuesday night’s episode of Pretty Little Liars looked a little different, spending most of the time in the black and white noir world of Spencer Hasting’s mind. The episode starts as per usual, in color, with Spencer, Hannah, and Emily …

Hulu Plus Adds Thousands of Classic TV Episodes Thanks to Expanded CBS Deal Hulu Plus Adds Thousands of Classic TV Episodes Thanks to Expanded CBS Deal
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An expanded licensing agreement between CBS and Hulu will nearly double the current and classic CBS TV content available on the streaming service. The deal adds 2,600 new episodes to Hulu Plus’ content library, brining the total to just over …

U.S. TV Shipments Down 9% in 2013 U.S. TV Shipments Down 9% in 2013

A large portion of Americans are now perfectly happy with their (relatively) thin HDTVs. Consumers in the U.S. even skipped 3D TV for the most part, quickly identifying it as the fad that it was. Market research firm IHS this …

The Americans Now Streaming (Exclusively) on Amazon Prime The Americans Now Streaming (Exclusively) on Amazon Prime

Through a deal with Twentieth Century Fox Television, Amazon Prime Instant Video is now the exclusive streaming home of the hit FX drama The Americans. If you’re unfamiliar with FX’s drama, it stars Keri Russell and Matthew Rhys as married …

Amazon Debuts Another Round of Pilots with Original Shows from Some Big Names Amazon Debuts Another Round of Pilots with Original Shows from Some Big Names

Amazon Studios has just launched another round of original pilots from some notable names – 5 new shows for adults and 5 new shows for the kiddos. Available today to stream on Prime Instant Video and LOVEFILM (UK) are The …

Sony To Sell Its VAIO PC Business Sony To Sell Its VAIO PC Business

Since 1997, Sony has been selling desktops, laptops and notebooks under the VAIO brand of computers. The company met with some early success during the PC boom of the early 2000s, but the company’s line of PCs have been met …

New (and Still Untitled) Netflix Series Casts Sissy Spacek New (and Still Untitled) Netflix Series Casts Sissy Spacek

Netflix is quickly adding big names to its upcoming dark family drama from Damages creators Todd A. Kessler, Daniel Zelman, and Glenn Kessler – even if they’ve yet to come up with a name for it. According to Deadline, Carrie …

Scott Bakula To Star in “NCIS” Spinoff

Things continue to look good for Scott Bakula’s career. The former star of Quantum Leap and Star Trek: Enterprise has just been cast in the most recent NCIS spinoff, which will be set in New Orleans. Bakula will play Special …

78 Million Smart TVs Shipped Last Year 78 Million Smart TVs Shipped Last Year

3D TV is dead. TV manufacturers were betting that consumers wouldn’t mind putting on glasses to watch things pop out of their screens while sitting at home, and they were wrong. With that fad out of the way, though, TV …