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‘Stranger Things’ gets the ‘It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia’ treatment

Netflix's new sci-fi horror series Stranger Things is very different from the sitcom It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia, but it turns out it lends itself well to the comedy's intro.
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Lady Gaga officially teams up with Bradley Cooper in ‘A Star Is Born’ remake

Warner Bros. has settled on its star for the upcoming remake of A Star Is Born. Lady Gaga has signed on to star opposite Bradley Cooper in what will also serve as his directorial debut.
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‘Detective Pikachu’ movie hires ‘Gravity Falls,’ ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ writers

Gravity Falls writer/creator Alex Hirsch and Guardians of the Galaxy co-writer Nicole Perlman will pen the script for the upcoming Detective Pikachu movie based on the Pokémon video game of the same name.
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The 2016 Rio Olympics should get a gold medal for online streaming

The 2016 Olympics Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil has shattered NBC's record for minutes streamed in its first 10 days of competition. This year's Olympics is the first time the broadcast network coverage has been streamed simultaneously…
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Here’s your first look at the world of Steven Spielberg’s ‘Ready Player One’

Some of the first photos and video from the set of Steven Spielberg's adaptation of the best-selling novel Ready Player One have emerged online, offering a glimpse at the story's bleak, dystopian future.
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Cable companies saw huge numbers of subscribers flee in Q2 2016

New research from Leichtman Research Group doesn't look good for cable companies. The numbers show that 10 of the 11 largest cable companies in the U.S. saw subscriber losses during Q2 2016.
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From ‘Step Brothers’ to mystery solvers: Ferrell and Reilly to play ‘Holmes & Watson’

Will Ferrell and John C. Reilly are joining forces again. This time, they'll star in Sony Pictures' Holmes & Watson, a comedic take on Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes adventures.
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Amy Adams is an alien whisperer who tries to avert disaster in ‘Arrival’ trailer

The threat of alien-inspired global warfare is on the horizon in the upcoming film Arrival. Paramount Pictures has released the latest trailer, showing Amy Adams' linguist attempting to communicate with an alien species.
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The stars of ‘The Man in the High Castle’ talk season 2 3:45

Digital Trends met up with the cast and producer of Amazon's The Man in the High Castle to discuss what’s ahead for fans in this rich, alternate-history story. Find out what's in store for season 2, which debuts in December.
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Fsociety will return to fight again, as Mr. Robot renewed for a third season

Hit USA Network show Mr. Robot, which stars Rami Malek and Christian Slater, has already been renewed for a third season, just a few weeks following the debut of season two.
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Amazon puts pilot episodes of 10 of its original shows on Facebook and YouTube

Amazon has placed 10 pilot episodes of its original series -- five for adults, five for children -- on it's YouTube channel, and will post them to Facebook video soon in an effort to boost subscribers.
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Researchers map out Netflix’s network of streaming video servers

By mapping out the underlying infrastructure of servers used to deliver streaming video to over 190 countries, a team of researchers hopes to offer new insight into how Netflix works.