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Avengers: Endgame gets a new trailer as tickets go on sale

Marvel Studios released a new trailer for Avengers: Endgame. Tickets for the much-anticipated sequel to Avengers: Infinity War are now on sale, prompting a surge of traffic to online ticket sellers and long online queues.
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Get a free Apple TV 4K when you commit to four months of DirecTV Now

After losing 250,000 subscribers in the fourth quarter of 2018, DirecTV Now is back in the fight with a new offer: It will give you a free Apple TV 4K if you sign up and pay for a minimum of four months of service.
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Amazon will reportedly launch its own free live news app on Fire TV devices

Amazon is reportedly working on its own free — and possibly ad-supported — news offering for Fire TV, which would compete with the Roku Channel. Little is known about the plan, other than a launch window for later this year.
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Discovery partners with BBC on nonfiction streaming service

Discovery has unveiled its plan to launch a nonfiction on-demand service with the BBC, giving exclusive rights to stream such monster hits as Planet Earth and Blue Planet. It's expected to go live in 2020 for about $5 per month.
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Watch the first episode of Jordan Peele's The Twilight Zone free on YouTube

Get Out writer and director Jordan Peele developed and hosts a reboot of the classic sci-fi anthology series The Twilight Zone for CBS All Access, and the show has a creepy trailer and a star-studded cast.
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When art imitates life: TV characters that were nixed when their actors died

How does a television series deal with the death of an actor? In many cases, the character is killed off rather than being replaced. Here's a list of some of the more memorable such moments when art imitated life.
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From The First Avenger to Infinity War: Marvel's Cinematic Universe so far

Avengers: Endgame is looming large and we could all use a refresher on the important events leading up to this point in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Here's a recap of everything that's happened so far.
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Here’s how to watch the 2019 MLB season online, without cable

If you’re a cord cutter but don’t want to miss the 2019 MLB season, you’ve got a few options. Read on to find out how you can watch Major League Baseball games right on your computer or mobile device.
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Netflix's You vs. Wild trailer puts Bear Grylls' fate in your hands

Think you have what it takes to survive in the wilderness, Bear Grylls-style? You vs. Wild, an eight-episode interactive Netflix series that takes cues from Black Mirror: Bandersnatch, will let you prove it.
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Shazam review: A supersized mash-up of two films that just don’t work together

Warner Bros. Pictures superhero movie Shazam! never quite manages to figure out what kind of movie it wants to be, or who it's actually made for, but still offers some entertaining moments.
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Apple’s show time event: A whiplash-inducing bundle of copycat services

Apple unleashed a barrage of news, streaming, and gaming bundles at its latest event aimed at boosting its services and adding more revenue. But while the services are big on celebrities, they appear short on innovation.
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Yesterday’s Apple event was a whiplash-inducing parade of copycat services

Apple showed off a massive barrage of news, streaming, and gaming bundles at its Showtime event aimed at boosting its services and adding more revenue. But while the services are big on celebrities, they appear short on innovation.
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Everything Apple unveiled, including Apple TV Plus, a credit card, and more

Apple's "It's Show Time" event in Cupertino, California, is officially over, with the tech giant announcing a new video-streaming service to compete with Netflix and Amazon, a new way to subscribe to paid news outlets, and more.
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Apple’s next big event is minutes away: Here’s what you can expect

Apple's next big event takes place on March 25 in Cupertino, California. The company is expected to make several announcements related to its services, including Apple TV, so follow our guide to get ready for the big event.
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Apple teases Monday’s big event with an early look into Steve Jobs Theater

Apple is gearing up for a big event on Monday where it's expected to unveil a video-streaming service. But more than 12 hours before it starts, the company has apparently already cranked up the event's livestream ...
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UFC Fight Night 148: Watch Thompson vs. Pettis for free with ESPN Plus Trial

UFC fans are in for a treat with the Fight Night 148 main card. Stephen Thompson is going head to head with Anthony Pettis. If you're hoping to see this welterweight event, now is the perfect time to start your ESPN Plus 7-day trial to…
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How to connect your Roku device to your hotel room’s TV

Staying at a hotel, but can't bear to be parted from your favorite streaming shows and movies? Take them with you with our complete guide to using your Roku on the road when staying at a hotel.
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The best new podcasts to listen to on your daily commute

Feel like you’re drowning in podcasts? In this weekly series we’ll help you pick out the best from the rest of the new and returning shows. This week’s picks include a call to arms for creativity, an infamous baggie of crack, and…