In another signal the “second screen” TV-companion app craze is ebbing, Yahoo said it is phasing out IntoNow, a three-year-old app that automatically recognized what viewers were watching and…
In the past few years, dozens of startups have emerged looking to cash in by delivering TV-related content to couch potatoes. But it hasn't been a path to overwhelming success.
Adding another plank in its bid to make Xbox a be-all entertainment platform, Microsoft will embed a feature into the console that lets users find titles with topic- and theme-based searches such as…
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Most of the "social conversation" about TV shows and movies is generated by Facebook's 1.1 billion and Twitter's 200 million-plus active users. So how can GetGlue, a social TV app startup with a…
Without much fanfare, Microsoft said it will launch the new Xbox One videogame console on Nov. 22, a week after the Sony PlayStation 4 hits retail shelves. Company made the announcement Wednesday on…
Aziz Ansari has completed a stand-up comedy special hat trick of sorts. The comedian has decided to release his upcoming special straight to Netflix, he said in an interview with the New York Times…
Hulu has ordered a 10-episode original series from Lionsgate, the companies announced Tuesday. From co-creators Cody Heller and Brett Konner (“Wilfred,” “The Inbetweeners”), "Deadbeat" will be part…
The TV war between CBS and Time Warner Cable boiled over into online video Friday, as the Eye retaliated against the operator by blocking all TW Cable broadband customers from accessing full episodes…
Weeks after the death of Cory Monteith, his fans are continuing to honor his memory on social media in some unusual ways. Even though his Twitter and Instagram accounts went dormant after he passed…
Amazon Studios is delving into more kid stuff following its pilot-bakeoff this spring, announcing it will produce five more original pilots for kids including the first ones for children aged 6 to…
Comedy Central is enabling comedy fans to buy standup specials for $5 a pop through a new online marketplace suggested by the trailblazing model first employed by comedian Louis C.K.