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.
Movies & TV

Future Game of Thrones seasons could be seven episodes or less

Likely disappointing news for any Game of Thrones fans, HBO is considering finishing off the series with a 13-episode run. Unfortunately, those episodes could be split into two different seasons.
Home Theater

A Brooklyn man just watched TV for 94 hours straight

Validating every stereotype about Millennials ever, a 25-year-old Brooklyn man just set a new Guinness World Record for the longest time spent binge watching television. The new time to beat? 94 hours.
Movies & TV

Life after theaters: 5 popular movies getting spun off into TV shows

A recent trend is seeing networks adapt popular movie franchises into television series. Check out these five recent ones, from buddy cop dramas, to comedies, dating all the way back to the '80s.
Movies & TV

5 new and upcoming TV series spinoffs that could be your next binge fix

Spinoffs can go amazingly well or horribly wrong. Check out these five new and upcoming television spinoffs with potential, including The Blacklist star Ryan Eggold reprising his role as Tom Keen, 24 Legacy, and a new Deadliest Catch.
Movies & TV

Are you still watching? Survey says 70 percent of Americans binge-watch

Deloitte's latest Digital Democracy survey finds that Americans are consuming TV in large doses, consuming an average of five episodes of a show at once thanks in large part to streaming.