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    Guardian of the Galaxy Vol. 2 IMAX Review

    Warning: Some minor spoilers lay ahead. Guardian of the Galaxy Vol. 2 begins not too long after the previous movie left off. You’re introduced to the adorable Baby Groot, who will immediately win audiences’ hearts with his funky dance moves. The script is quite hilarious from the start, with plenty of laughs to be had. […]

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    Hulu Finally Announces Their Live Streaming TV Subscription Service

    Now that Hulu has a marquee original title in The Handmaid’s Tale, the streaming service finally thinks it’s got the value proposition to hang with the rest of the streaming TV world. At their Upfront event today, Hulu announced a $40 per month live streaming TV service, and while they’ve got almost all the networks you […]

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    TV Consumption Has No Impact on the Happiness of a Nation

    Personally, we’d be pretty miserable without television, but that’s some of what market research company GfK had to share at the annual IFA GPC conference that took place in Lisbon, Portugal this past weekend. It was only a couple of days ago that Intel announced that they will no longer be having their annual IDF […]

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    Samsung’s Frame TV That Resembles a Picture Frame Arrives This Spring

    Samsung’s new super bright QLED TVs were the company’s crown jewels at CES this year, improving on their SUHD LED TVs from the year before. Samsung believes that they’ve been able to push the LED/LCD combo to a place competitive with OLED TVs, and that’d be a big deal if they’re right — LED-backlit LCD TVs […]

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    Will the March Madness Live App Work for You?

    It’s about time for March Madness to begin, and fans around the world are clamoring to see what this year’s NCAA men’s and women’s basketball teams have to offer. Each game is going to have incredible moments that will be seen in clips and memes for weeks to come. Each team is going to be […]

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    Sling TV Expands its Cloud DVR Beta to Amazon Users

    Sling TV is still working out how to implement what’s likely their most requested feature — DVR. Sling TV rolled out a cloud DVR feature to Roku users late last year, and now they’re adding it to a new First Look program. But, there’s been some changes made, and the beta still won’t be open to […]

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    Netflix and Hulu Could Come to the Nintendo Switch

    From the beginning, Nintendo has made it clear that the Switch was intended neither as a tablet nor as a direct competitor to the PlayStation 4 or the Xbox One. That makes sense — Nintendo is still a games company, and they’ve long been more concerned with making fun games than with having the most power […]

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    YouTube TV is a Streaming TV Service with Unlimited Cloud DVR

    YouTube is becoming ThemTube. The video hosting site that first got big featuring random videos from random people is now getting into pay TV thanks to the cord-cutting trend. Announced today, YouTube TV is a streaming television service that will include over 40 channels for $35 per month, plus unlimited cloud DVR. It looks like […]

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    CBS All Access – Is It Worth It?

    Back when I cut the cord, there wasn’t a lot going on in the live streaming market. There was Sling TV and old standbys like Netflix and Hulu, but that was pretty much it. Now you have plenty of choices with more on the horizon. If Sling TV, DirecTV NOW, or PlayStation Vue aren’t to your […]

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    Bill Nye’s New Show Will Debut on Netflix on April 21

    Bill Nye, an essential presence in virtually every ’90s K-12 science classroom, is finally coming back to TV — well, sort of. He’s been a pretty steady presence on Facebook for the past few years, so it only makes sense that he’ll be sticking to the internet — his new show, Bill Nye Saves the World, will call […]

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    Facebook Reportedly Working on a TV App to Compete with Netflix

    Netflix, Amazon, YouTube, and Hulu might have some new competition soon. Facebook’s push into video has mostly been relegated to the news feed, but a Wall Street Journal report suggests that could be changing soon. Sources tell the paper that Facebook is working on an all-video app for set-top boxes and interfaces. The report also indicates […]

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    This Headband Lets You Control Netflix With Your Mind

    The top minds at Netflix have got this wearable tech thing down pat. Every once in a while, the company declares a hack day, letting employees devise all kinds of Netflix contraptions just for fun (but ones that should really be put on the market). A little over a year ago, they warmed up winter […]

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    15 Things You Should Know About Riverdale

    Tonight Riverdale premieres on the CW. Now yes, the title of the show shares a name with the same fictional town featured in the classic Archie comic books, but that’s about where the similarities end. This series is way more Pretty Little Liars than old jalopies. First of all, it revolves around the grisly murder […]