Televisions

HBO Sees Smaller App-Revenue Drop After ‘Game of Thrones’ Season 7 Finale

HBO has relied on “Game of Thrones,” its most popular series ever, to drive up subscriber numbers. But while Westeros giveth, it also taketh away: …

Game of Thrones

Kodi epidemic sweeping UK as piracy report reveals over a MILLION illegal set-top boxes sold since 2015

Illegal set-top boxes are being sold in huge quantities across the UK, according to a new report from the country's top piracy watchdogs.<p>These boxes …

Kodi

Media companies should track a new metric: How many people are spending 30 minutes a week with them

We are constantly bombarded with stimuli fighting for our attention. So it's not surprising that traditional media is feeling the incursion of the …

Social Media

Amazon on the Hunt for Small TV Channels: Report | Investopedia

Amazon.com Inc. (AMZN) is apparently not done on the acquisition front, with the company reportedly initiating talks to buy a slew of small …

Amazon.com Inc

America's Got Talent 2017: Epic Finale Remind Us Why Linear TV Is Here To Stay

As the world turns to the internet to watch content on-demand, many predict the long-term demise of traditional TV with scheduled, linear programming. But Tuesday night’s epic finals of <i>America’s Got Talent</i> (AGT) on NBC should remind us why linear TV is here to stay.<p>Season 12 of AGT may come through …

America's Got Talent

Free ESPN in Dorm Rooms Gives Comcast Access to Future Customers

For two years, Northwestern University student Ben Pope and his friends have gathered in dorms, connected their laptops to TVs and computer monitors, …

Business

Flipkart ‘Big Billion Days’: Here are the top 7 deals on flat screen TVs

E-commerce giant Flipkart has kicked off it's '<b>The Big Billion days</b>’ sale with attractive offers on TVs and home appliances. The sale started at …

India

Why Hollywood is Joining the Video on Demand Market

The idea of video on demand has been around since as early as 1990 when GTE partnered up with AT&T to create the first VOD system. It relied on the …

John F. Nash

YouTube opens up Twitch-style subscriptions to more creators

YouTube is gearing up to take on both Twitch and Patreon<p>YouTube is expanding Sponsorships, its relatively new service that lets viewers pay creators a monthly subscription fee in exchange for exclusive perks. The program, which existed only in beta prior to today, will now be available to any …

Hisense sets its sights on cord cutters with the affordable R6 4K Roku TV

Why it matters to you<p>Hisense's affordable R6 4K Roku TV packs plenty of features and all the streaming apps (4K or otherwise) you could ask for.<p>The …

Streaming

What you really need to know about Google Chromecast

If you aren’t streaming your media off of a game console, there’s a war for a spot on your TV’s HDMI port. There are three main options if you’re not …

Gear & Gadgets

AT&T Is Already Trying to Take Advantage of Its Time Warner Acquisition -- The Motley Fool

Will AT&T be able to use its Time Warner acquisition, expected to close later this year, to gain an edge over the competition?<p><b>AT&T</b> (NYSE:T) has …

Stocks

CBS CEO Les Moonves Says Broadcast TV Isn't Dead

CBS Chairman and CEO Leslie Moonves talks about competing for viewers with digital outlets. He speaks to David Rubenstein for "The David Rubenstein …

Business

No launch date for RTÉ’s delayed Saorview Connect service

‘Prohibitive’ costs mean TV3 HD is unlikely to join free-to-air platform before Six Nations<p>Most Read

News (Ireland)

How to watch Barcelona vs. Eibar online: Live stream, TV channel, broadcast info

Barcelona will host Eibar at Camp Nou on Tuesday night for a La Liga match-up.<p>Barcelona is 4–0 in La Liga and looks to remain perfect as they haven't …

Spanish La Liga

Hawk-Eye set to replace officials at Next Gen ATP Finals in Italy

The ATP has created a debate by announcing that it will try full electronic line-calling at the Next Gen Finals. The plan is to have no linespeople …

Tennis

Get affordable 4K HDR w/ this 50-inch Hisense Smart TV: $280 (Cert. Refurb)

Walmart currently has a certified refurbished Hisense 50-inch 4K HDR Smart TV for just <b>$279.99 shipped or in-store pickup</b>. Normally priced around $500 new, and currently on sale at Best Buy for $469.99 new, the deal from Walmart is the lowest price we’ve seen offered. This TV has features such as …

Smart TV

MoviePass Works. Why Is Hollywood So ‘Meh’?

Given the rage freely flowing from America’s largest theater operator, AMC, toward MoviePass — the controversial, defiantly inexpensive subscription …

Movies

Just being Watchable isn't enough, Comcast found

Just a month after it kicked the struggling young streaming-video comedy channel Seeso to the gutter, Comcast is cutting off the streaming service …

Philadelphia

Apple TV app launches in Canada

Apple’s fifth-generation set-top box won’t be launching until September 22, 2017, but in the meanwhile, Canadians will finally gain access to the TV …

Smart TV

TV Stations' Ad Revenues Forecast To Sink 6.5% In 2017

U.S. TV stations’ total advertising revenues are estimated to record a 6.5% decline to $21.38 billion in 2017.<p>According to SNL Kagan, a unit of S&P …

Advertising Industry

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Now that the dust has settled on the 69th Primetime Emmy Awards, it's time to look at what Hulu's big win for its original series The Handmaid's Tale …

TV

‘The Orville’ adjusts down,’ ‘Sunday Night Football’ up: Sunday final ratings

<b>Final broadcast primetime live + same-day ratings for Sunday, Sept. 17, 2017</b><p>A wonky start time for episode 2 of “The Orville” caused its ratings to …

TV

How to Natively Live Stream iOS Games on Twitch, YouTube, Mobcrush, and More in iOS 11 From Your iPhone or iPad Using ReplayKit 2

Apple announced a new feature to iOS 10 which was Replaykit Live. Which allows you to stream iOS games straight from your iPhone/iPad if the …

iOS

Blues and FSMW announce 2017-18 TV schedule

ST. LOUIS — The St. Louis Blues and FOX Sports Midwest announced the club’s 2017-18 television schedule Tuesday. All 82 regular-season Blues games …

NHL

Daily Deals: $380 55-inch 4K smart TV, $30 Overwatch, and more

iDB’s Daily Deals post is a roundup of our favorite deals on tech and tech-related products from around the web. This includes everything from …

Smart TV

IFPI Consumer Report: Licensed Audio Streaming Up 11%, But YouTube Value Gap Remains

Streaming continues to grow, but YouTube’s “value gap” remains the biggest thorn in the music industry’s side: Those are the major findings in the …

Streaming

Roku slashed the price of its Streaming Stick to $40, but you can still get one for less

Roku recent dropped the price of its insanely popular Roku Streaming Stick to $39.99, pricing it exactly in line with Amazon’s Fire TV Stick. That is …

Shopping

Murray on gender equality: 'Tennis can put pressure on other sports'

Andy Murray says tennis can lead the way for equal standing among men and women in sports, where there is still a lot of work to do.<p>Murray has …

Tennis

Random Thoughts On The New TV Season

<b>Promotional Malpractice:</b> As I was watching the Emmy Awards, which aired on CBS, I noticed a promo for multiple FX series. I started wondering why …

TV