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Respect: Jimmy Kimmel won’t go live for Letterman’s final bow

Jimmy Kimmel has called David Letterman his idol, so it comes as no surprise that the late night talk show host plans to run a repeat of his show on May 20, the day of Letterman's final bow.
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Reddit launches Reddit Video, instantly transforming itself into a media site

Reddit is looking to add more original content, and has developed a video division to help tell more compelling stories through theformat. Reddit Video is expected to start out with live productions of its popular AMA format.
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Forgive and forget? Comcast pledges better service, $20 credits for tardiness

After a failed merger with Time Warner, Comcast focuses on its customers and its infamous customer service. The cable and internet giant announced three new customer service support centers and a push for more technician accountability.
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Playstation Network doubles down on Powers, orders second season

Playstation Networks' original series Powers has been given a second season order. Starring Sharlto Copley, the show takes a look at how cops deal with a world where superheroes rule. The show co-stars Eddie Izzard, Michelle Forbes, and…
Music

New study: Hip-hop, not Brit rock, is the most influential genre since 1960

New British research says that hip-hop is the most influential genre in American pop music of the last 50 years. The research used musical recognition technology to analyze over 17,000 Billboard-charting songs between 1960 and 2010.
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Hulu is adapting the seminal 90s adventure game Myst for TV

Legendary Television and Hulu have teamed up to create a TV drama based on Myst, a seminal early-90s adventure game and one of the best-selling and most influential PC games of all time.
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Roku has found another TV partner in Sharp

Roku and Sharp have announced two TVs that have Roku built directly into them. You'll be able to stream over 2,000 channels, with shows, movies, live sports and more available. A 43 inch and 50 inch model are available now, exclusively at…
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Comcast set to release a 4K UHD cable box later this year

Comcast will release a 4K cable box later this year called the Xi4. The box will supposedly tow hundreds of 4K UHD programming. The box will also reportedly ship without a local hard drive, relegating all DVR recorded content to the cloud…
Photography

These short videos show off Canon’s newest camcorders’ filmmaking capabilities

Talking about what a camcorder can do is good, but seeing what it can produce is even better. To see what Canon's new C300 Mark II and XC10 4K-capable camcorders can do, checking out these short videos.
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Geriatric Apple TV still on a roll, gains USA Now and CBS Sports apps

Apple TV's gaining two new apps: CBS Sports and USA Now. They join NBC Live Sports Extra and TED Talks as recent additions to Apple's aging, soon-to-be-supplanted streaming hardware.
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Sling TV adds Spanish language sports and movie channel packs to the fold

Sling TV has added sports, telenovelas and movies to their Spanish-language offerings, adding a host of new channels in two new $5 bundle packs, available to add on to the core $20 offering.
Music

Grooveshark is back, and just as illegal as ever (Update)

Grooveshark is back, for now, in stripped-down form just days after court-ordered shutdowns. A person nicknamed Shark purports to have backed up 90 percent of the site's content and uploaded it to a new site.