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You can run but not hide: Roku to begin rolling out interactive ads on certain channels

Given the chance, we'll skip advertisements whenever we can. Otherwise, we'll probably ignore them. Now Roku is teaming up with video advertising provider Innovid to try to get us to pay attention. How? By adding interactivity.
Home Theater

Samsung vs. LG cage match: Watch their best TVs fight, no Pay Per View needed

LG's flagship OLED and Samsung best SUHD LED TV use completely different technologies to arrive at incredible picture quality. We pit the two against each other, showing the differences and discussing which might be best for you.
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Fox’s first four UHD titles will include HDR mastering

Launching with recent films such as Kingsman: The Secret Service and The Maze Runner, Fox is jumping out early to announce support for the Ultra HD format before other studios get into the mix.
Movies & TV

Post-suspension, an apologetic Brian Williams will report to MSNBC

After a six-month suspension, news anchor Brian Williams will be reporting to MSNBC instead of his chair at NBC Nightly News. Lester Holt will now permanently anchor Nightly News. Williams will be anchor of breaking news and special reports…
Movies & TV

Breaking Bad’s Aaron Paul will produce and star in Hulu drama, The Way

Aaron Paul, best known as Jesse Pinkman in Breaking Bad, will produce and star in Hulu original series The Way. The Jason Katims drama, features Paul and Michelle Monaghan as a couple 'suffering a crisis of faith.'
Movies & TV

John Lithgow returns to TV as Winston Churchill in Netflix series, The Crown

John Lithgow has been tapped to play Winston Churchill in an upcoming post-war Netflix series, The Crown. Set in England, Claire Foy will play Queen Elizabeth II and Matt Smith Duke of Edinburgh, Philip Mountbatten.
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Is Grantland founder and sports analyst Bill Simmons being courted by HBO?

The Hollywood Reporter is reporting that HBO is courting Bill Simmons, formerly The Sports Guy with ESPN and editor of Grantland.com, for his own TV show on the network, though no details are confirmed.
Movies & TV

NBC News just launched a new app on Amazon Fire TV

NBC News is delving into the streaming TV world, confirming a launch on Amazon Fire TV that will include access to shows like TODAY and Meet the Press, plus breaking news, 24/7
Movies & TV

No more Hulu Plus! Hulu drops the ‘Plus’ from paid tier in streamlining effort

Hulu's paid tier will now be known simply as Hulu, rather than Hulu Plus, in an effort to streamline the service. The service will otherwise remain the same, offering a free tier and an $8 per month subscription tier.
Buying Guides

2015 Father’s Day gift guide

Not sure what to get your old man this year? Check out this guide. We've rounded up the most dad-friendly tech toys on the market to help you out