Movies & TV

Dane Cook tapped to appear in Starz’s ‘American Gods’

The television series American Gods, based off of the acclaimed 2001 novel by Neil Gaiman, is due out in 2017. Cook is set to play the best friend of main character Shadow Moon (Ricky Whittle), Robbie, who dies early in the novel.
Movies & TV

7 of the longest-running primetime scripted series in U.S. history

Several television series, including both those that are no longer on the air and some that are still running, make the list for the longest-running primetime scripted series in the U.S., and they range from animated shows, to cop and…
Movies & TV

PBS Kids programming to stream exclusively on Amazon Prime Video

Amazon Prime Video was named the exclusive streaming provider for PBS Kids in a deal that will give Amazon Prime Video access to the children's programming six months after it airs on PBS.
Cool Tech

After watching 600 hours of TV, this AI program can predict when people will hug or high five

The scripted acts of Steve Carrell, Mindy Kaling, and Eva Longoria have helped train an artificial intelligence to predict human interactions at MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL).
Home Theater

Catch your favorite show and keep mosquitoes away with LG’s bug-free TVs

Using built-in ultrasonic wave technology that works whether the set is on or off, LG Electronics has created mosquito-repelling TVs now being sold in India. The Moquito Away sets will also be marketed in the Philippines and Sri Lanka.
Movies & TV

Why Hollywood A-listers are flocking to TV and ruling the small screen

Big-name Hollywood actors are making a mass migration from film to television, and it's paying off. We explore who these actors are, what compelled them to move from the big screen to the small screen, and whether we should expect this…
Movies & TV

The internet TV you always wanted is finally here, and it sucks

The streaming “revolution” is starting to look a lot like the old format we just abandoned. Here’s what’s wrong, and how to fix it.
Home Theater

Customer satisfaction: A high majority of Netflix users see no need for cable TV

A new study from AllFlicks suggests that a whopping 76 percent of Netflix subscribers believe that the company will replace traditional television altogether, because why flip through channels when you can just binge watch one show?
Movies & TV

8 great broadcast network shows you should binge watch

Cable networks and streaming originals are the toast of TV right now, but traditional broadcast networks are making some binge-worthy shows of their own, and you can catch and watch most of them online.