Movies & TV

Censors, get ready: Spike plans to go live with ‘Lip Sync Battle’

'Lip Sync Battle' will air a one-hour live special episode on Spike, bringing back some of the celebrities that competed in the past, including Olivia Munn and John Legend, who will take the mic once again
Movies & TV

George R.R. Martin’s next TV universe just began development

The author posted on his blog Saturday afternoon announcing that Universal Cable Productions has “acquired the rights to adapt our long-running Wild Cards series of anthologies and mosaic novels for television.”
Virtual Reality

How the ‘Mr. Robot’ VR experience tells a tale that wouldn’t work on TV

One of the most talked-about virtual reality experiences from Comic Con, the Mr. Robot VR Experience, is now available across multiple platforms.
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.