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[Video] Sneak Peek at ‘The Real Housewives of Atlanta’ Season 8

[Video] Sneak Peek at ‘The Real Housewives of Atlanta’ Season 8

September 29, 2015 by tv show news · Leave a Comment 

Bravo has finally confirmed that The Facts of Life actress Kim Fields will be part of the cast of The Real Housewives of Atlanta through the first season 8 trailer, which also teases lots of crazy drama among the old and new housewives. BuddyTV Works Better with Prime Do you have Prime? Yes No Watch unlimited instant streaming of movies & TV shows! Start Your Free Month Now Browse Prime within BuddyTV! Activate Prime It’s fast and free. Not all titles featured on BuddyTV are available through Amazon Prime

Google, Yahoo, AOL go head-to-head with new platforms, strategies

September 28, 2015 by streaming video · Leave a Comment 

As Advertising Week kicks off in New York, Yahoo, Google (NASDAQ: GOOG) and AOL separately gave the multiday confab an OTT-centric push, announcing major updates to their advertising platforms. Yahoo said it has made BrightRoll its unified brand for programmatic advertising, while Google announced two key updates ad features on its platform. AOL announced the debut of LIVE by AOL, an end-to-end distribution platform for its media partners that provides production capabilities, encoding, delivery via Verizon Digital Media Services, and advertising integration. BrightRoll, acquired by Yahoo in late 2014, has been pegged to be the centralized platform for all of Yahoo's programmatic efforts. The unified platform combines BrightRoll's programmatic buying and selling features with mobile analytics technology from the search engine giant's Flurry acquisition and Yahoo's Web analytics services.

‘Dancing with the Stars’ Recap: TV Night in the Ballroom

‘Dancing with the Stars’ Recap: TV Night in the Ballroom

September 28, 2015 by tv show news · Leave a Comment 

Usually around this time, Dancing with the Stars pulls out Movie Night with dances inspired by classic films. But this season DWTS is trying something different, TV Night. The 11 couples will all perform routines inspired by modern and classic TV shows, from Mad Men to The Addams Family . Season 19 winner and new America’s Funniest Home Videos host Alfonso is back as a guest judge, which seems appropriate since he got his first perfect score for reprising the Carlton from The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air .

‘Gotham’ Recap: The Maniax Leave Their Mark on the City

‘Gotham’ Recap: The Maniax Leave Their Mark on the City

September 28, 2015 by tv show news · Leave a Comment 

Now that the Arkham inmates are out, what are they going to do? Well, start terrorizing the city, of course. Gotham season 2 continues to impress and the villains continue to rise in “Rise of the Villains: Knock, Knock.” How many of the Maniax’s attacks can Gordon stop? Meanwhile, Alfred may have agreed to help Bruce blast his way into his father’s secret room, but how far is he willing to let the boy go with this “true calling”? Maybe not as far as Bruce thinks he should, but Alfred’s actions do lead to someone else joining them in looking into what his father knew.

[Videos] ‘NCIS’ Sneak Peek: Things Get Tense Between Gibbs and Tony

[Videos] ‘NCIS’ Sneak Peek: Things Get Tense Between Gibbs and Tony

September 28, 2015 by tv show news · Leave a Comment 

The team is back to the regular case-of-the-week episodes with NCIS season 13’s “Personal Day,” but not everything is back to normal. First, there’s Gibbs’ new look, which will have the team gossiping after he replaces his standard military haircut and polo shirt with a modern cut and tailored dress shirt. Then there’s the case itself. Gibbs calls on the team to help DEA Agent Luis Mitchell with a case that keeps going cold, but as Tony finds out, there’s more to the team leader’s connection to Mitchell and his desire to help him succeed. BuddyTV Works Better with Prime Do you have Prime

Amazon, Netflix land more exclusive streaming deals

September 28, 2015 by streaming video · Leave a Comment 

The rights just keep on comin': Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN) announced that it has landed exclusive streaming rights to hit series Mr. Robot , while Netflix (NASDAQ: NFLX) — despite increased focus on original content — nabbed global streaming rights to three more hit series, locking in Colony , Zoo , and Jane the Virgin . Amazon landing Mr.

‘Quantico’ Review: A Fast-Paced and Mysterious New FBI Drama

‘Quantico’ Review: A Fast-Paced and Mysterious New FBI Drama

September 27, 2015 by tv show news · Leave a Comment 

A drama about a group of trainees at the FBI Academy sounds like just another TV show. But when you add in the fact that one of those trainees is accused of masterminding a terrorist attack in New York, now we’re talking. Quantico , one of ABC’s new fall dramas, is in a way two shows in one. The series flashes back and forth between the present (when the future FBI agents are in training), and the future (when FBI must figure out the truth after the attack on US soil). BuddyTV Works Better with Prime Do you have Prime?

Netflix’s potential $6B original content drive could have ripple effect on licensing costs

September 25, 2015 by streaming video · Leave a Comment 

As Netflix (NASDAQ: NFLX) moves forward with its focus on more original series, a new study by Ampere Analysis predicts that the SVOD provider will up its spending to $6 billion before 2018 as it tracks toward a library offering 50 percent original content. Considering Netflix's potential to swell to more than 130 million subscribers by 2020, that original content bet could swing today's pricey licensing deals in its favor. “It's potentially a winning strategy if they get it right,” said Ampere's Richard Broughton. “They can reduce expenditure and improve margins by shifting to original content.” That will have longer term benefits including improved cash flow and reduced debt — two areas that analysts and investors have eyed nervously for several quarters so far

‘How to Get Away With Murder’ Season 2 Premiere Recap: Who Killed Rebecca?

‘How to Get Away With Murder’ Season 2 Premiere Recap: Who Killed Rebecca?

September 24, 2015 by tv show news · Leave a Comment 

Well, we got just what we were promised in the season two premiere of How to Get Away With Murder . We find out who killed Rebecca, and we get a lot of little crumbs to how the season will hopefully play out. In “It’s Time to Move On,” Annalise and Frank put their heads together to figure out who killed Rebecca. As a way to distract her from Rebecca’s murder and Nate’s upcoming murder trial, Annalise sets her sights on a new high-profile case.

Next-Gen Video Needs Next-Gen Audio: But at What Cost to License?

Next-Gen Video Needs Next-Gen Audio: But at What Cost to License?

September 24, 2015 by streaming video · Leave a Comment 

Over the past few weeks, everyone in digital media circles has been talking about the HEVC/H.265 video coding standard including who’s adopting it, how much it will cost to license and what the launch of the Open Media Alliance might mean. The spotlight on video has burned so bright that next-gen audio has not been covered at all.

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