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Fox Sports, NBC join ESPN in opposing Verizon’s custom FiOS TV package

Even though ESPN claimed that Verizon couldn't bundle its channels separately in its 'Custom TV' package under existing contracts, the service launched earlier this week. Now Fox Sports and NBCUniversal are joining ESPN in those claims.
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Verizon launches cord cutter-aimed FiOS Custom TV amid ESPN backlash (Update)

Newly launched Verizon FiOS Custom TV gives consumers a choice of genre-focused channel packages like Kids, Entertainment, and Sports. It's cable TV's first move towards unbundling, and ESPN isn't happy.
Movies & TV

‘Never give up, never surrender!’ Galaxy Quest is making its way to the small screen

Paramount is reportedly shopping around adapting cult sci-fi parody movie Galaxy Quest into a series. The original film starred Tim Allen, Sigourney Weaver, Alan Rickman, and Tony Shalhoub.
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You got it, dude! Full House is coming back with DJ, Stephanie & Kimmy Gibbler

A sequel to popular '80s/'90s sitcom Full House, called Fuller House, is set to debut on Netflix in 2016, and will centre around a now-widowed DJ Tanner and her two kids (one on the way) who enlists the help of her best friend Kimmy Gibbler…
Music

Norway to kill FM radio dead in 2017

The digital radio pioneer will entirely shut off its FM radio signals, instead opting to use Digital Audio Broadcasting for radio in Norway. It will be the first country to entirely switch from FM to DAB.
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You may lose YouTube: Users with old Apple TVs, iPhones, and other devices may be cut off

If you’ve been thinking about buying a new streaming box but haven’t found a good enough reason, you might have just found one, depending on your TV's age. Soon the YouTube app will stop working on certain devices made in 2012 or…
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Vizio gives you quality 4K on a budget, but you’ll need to work for it 3:08

On the surface, it appears Vizio made its own P-Series 4K UHD TVs obsolete. But when you break down all the facts, it appears there's still some value left in this lineup yet.
Music

Vinyl sales are still on the rise in 2015, fueling a revival that keeps pointing up

Growth in vinyl sales continues to expand in 2015, according to a recent Nielsen report. The primary reason for the increase is due to increased interest in classic vinyl LPs, but new vinyl is also selling relatively well on the ancient…
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Forget Weeds: HBO nabs pot-centric indie series High Maintanence

HBO acquires pot-based series High Maintenance, revolving around a roving Brooklyn pot dealer and his highly neurotic clientele. The premium network will produce 6 new episodes and offer all 19 previous episodes on demand and via streaming.
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New Netflix documentary Our Planet may do for 4K what Planet Earth did for HD

Our Planet, an eight-part nature documentary produced by Silverback Films along with WWF, is a follow up to Planet Earth, will take four years to create, will be filmed in 4K, and will be available via Netflix in 2019.
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Netflix Recommended TVs: What does it mean, and why do you want one?

Netflix Recommended TVs will have faster startup and playback. Our guide gives a quick breakdown of Netflix's criteria for recommending TVs and explain what this means for you.