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Music in the U.S. will soon be released on Fridays instead of Tuesdays

All new music, both digital and physical, will be released globally on Fridays beginning July 10. While many record execs look forward to the change, some indie labels worry it may further marginalize niche music.
Movies & TV

AMC launches beta for Shudder, a 24/7 streaming horror movie service

Those who received invites are now able to beta test AMC's Shudder horror movie streaming service, which offers tons of horror movies from around the world, plus Shudder.tv with 24/7 streaming horror.
Music

Loren Kramar may not be the ‘unsigned artist’ that Apple Music advertised

Apple Music's Eddy Cue highlighted Loren Kramar during WWDC as an unknown artist, but the musician/artist may have major label connections, a wealthy father, and school ties with Hollywood celebrities.
Home Theater

Samsung brings augmented reality to retail with new mirrored OLED displays

Samsung has announced two new OLED displays meant for use in retail locations. Available in transparent and mirrored versions, these displays integrate Intel Real Sense technology to create futuristic new in-store signage.
Movies & TV

Lena Dunham will steal Homer’s heart in upcoming season of The Simpsons

Actress Lena Dunham will provide her voice talents to the upcoming 27th season of animated comedy The Simpsons as a pharmacist who Homer falls in love with following a separation from Marge.
Mobile

You can now watch Sony’s PlayStation Vue on your iPad, but there’s a catch

After launching in New York, Chicago, and Philadelphia earlier this year, Sony's PlayStation Vue television streaming service is now available on the iPad, but you'll still need to sign up on a PlayStation console.
Movies & TV

Netflix throws down a whopping $30M for Brad Pitt film, War Machine

The Netflix original, which has the potential to be a hit both with critics and discerning fans, will follow Pitt leading leading the U.S. military in the Afghanistan war. It's Netflix's most high profile original film to date, reportedly…
Music

Apple confirms Apple Music will allow for offline listening like Spotify

Apple confirmed that its streaming music service Apple Music, which launched yesterday at WWDC, will offer offline listening. The feature, which is similar to its streaming music competitors, allows for music playback without cellular or…
Home Theater

TiVo Online is a mash-up of DVR, live TV, and streaming services in your browser

Announced today, TiVo Online allows users to search for what to watch across live TV, streaming services, and more, then watch it right there on the computer, including streaming live TV and DVR recordings.
Movies & TV

Jurassic World is no joke for Chris Pratt, and he told us why

Ahead of the anticipated release of Universal's new blockbuster, Jurassic World, we got a chance to sit down with lead actors Chris Pratt, Bryce Dallas Howard, and relatively unknown director Colin Trevorrow.
Movies & TV

Two new striking trailers drop as True Detective Season 2 readies for launch

Feast your eyes on not one, but two True Detective trailers, featuring all four main actors (Colin Farrell, Rachel McAdams, Vince Vaughan, and Taylor Kitsch) prior to the second season premiere on HBO on June 21.
Music

Spotify CEO Daniel Ek’s response to Apple Music? ‘Oh ok.’

After watching Apple Music's launch, the CEO of competing music streaming service, Spotify, tweeted simply "Oh ok." While the tweet is now deleted, the simple quip shows a lack of fear as Apple Music enters the crowded market.