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forbes.com - Johan Moreno - Google CEO Says Connected TVs Are A 'Top Priority'
Google CEO Says Connected TVs Are A 'Top Priority'
Forbes

A new report from The Information claims Google CEO Sundar Pichai is making the company's connected TV business a “top priority,” as the company battles rivals Amazon and Roku. As outlined in a recent, in-depth analysis on the…

deadline.com - Peter White - Mike Schur & Shea Serrano Comedy 'Primo' Ordered To Series At IMDb TV
Mike Schur & Shea Serrano Comedy 'Primo' Ordered To Series At IMDb TV
Deadline

Primo, a coming-of-age comedy from The Good Place creator Mike Schur and The Ringer writer Shea Serrano, has been ordered to series at IMDb TV. It is the first greenlight from a tranche of developments, including projects from All American…

variety.com - Elizabeth Wagmeister - Facebook Warns Production Company Behind TV Adaptation of 'An Ugly Truth' With Firm Legal Letter
Facebook Warns Production Company Behind TV Adaptation of 'An Ugly Truth' With Firm Legal Letter
Variety

A buzzy TV series based on the book “An Ugly Truth: Inside Facebook 's Battle for Domination” is currently in the works — but the social media giant is now warning the production company behind the project for…

forbes.com - Alex Kay - Seattle Seahawks Vs. New Orleans Saints: Monday Night Football TV Schedule, Odds, Picks Against The Spread
Seattle Seahawks Vs. New Orleans Saints: Monday Night Football TV Schedule, Odds, Picks Against The Spread
Forbes

Week 7 of the 2021 NFL season concludes this evening when the Seattle Seahawks host the New Orleans Saints on Monday Night Football. These teams have met infrequently through the years, with tonight's game set to be just the 17 all-time clash…

gizmodo.com - Roku Made It Easy for Advertisers to Target You While You Watch TV
Roku Made It Easy for Advertisers to Target You While You Watch TV
Gizmodo

Roku is best known for the adorable set-top boxes and compact streaming sticks it sells, but ads have been Roku's real cash cow for a while now. The company, which has 55.1 million active accounts, reported $532 million in revenue from its platform…

avclub.com - Matt Schimkowitz - Mike Schur and Shea Serrano announce Primo new series for IMDb TV
Mike Schur and Shea Serrano announce Primo new series for IMDb TV
The A.V. Club

Something called IMDb TV is getting in the Mike Schur business while the getting's good. Announced earlier today, Primo, a coming-of-age comedy about best-selling author Shea Serrano'sadolescence, is coming to IMDb TV, which exists, presumably, as…

indianexpress.com - Sofi Ahsan - TV Today Network takes Newslaundry to court, seeks 2 crore plus damages
TV Today Network takes Newslaundry to court, seeks 2 crore plus damages
The Indian Express

TV Today Network, which owns the news channels India Today and Aaj Tak, has filed a defamation suit against Newslaundry, its management and senior editorial staff and sought damages of Rs 2,00,00,100 from them for “commercially…

deadline.com - Rosy Cordero - Stephanie Beatriz Set To Adapt True Crime Podcast 'Tejana' For TV After Launch Of Latina Texas Ranger Audio Series
Stephanie Beatriz Set To Adapt True Crime Podcast 'Tejana' For TV After Launch Of Latina Texas Ranger Audio Series
Deadline

EXCLUSIVE: Stephanie Beatriz launched the fictional true-crime podcast Tejana on Monday in collaboration with Sonoro and Telemundo that will be adapted for television. The 6-episode first season is available now across all podcast formats. The…

qns.com - Julia Moro - Three Women' television show to film around Glendale this week
Three Women' television show to film around Glendale this week
QNS.com

Sign up for our PoliticsNY newsletter for the latest coverage and to stay informed about the 2021 elections in your district and across NYC A new television show titled “Three Women,” starring Emmy nominated actress Shailene Woodley…

seattletimes.com - Geoff Baker - NHL's new national TV deal didn't do Kraken fans at home any favors in team's Seattle debut
NHL's new national TV deal didn't do Kraken fans at home any favors in team's Seattle debut
The Seattle Times

Safe to say, the Kraken's attempt to make inroads in a new expansion market wasn't done any favors by the NHL's national television deal in its home opener. The debut game Saturday night at Climate Pledge Arena wasn't broadcast on any U.S.-based…

engadget.com - Valentina Palladino - Samsung's The Frame TVs are up to 33 percent off in an early Black Friday sale
Samsung's The Frame TVs are up to 33 percent off in an early Black Friday sale
Engadget

The latest Samsung early Black Friday sale brings The Frame smart TVs down to some of the lowest prices we've seen in a while. Both Amazon and Samsung's own website have the deals right now, which include the 55-inch The Frame 4K smart TV for just…

imore.com - Bryan M Wolfe - Apple releases tvOS 15.1 for Apple TV
Apple releases tvOS 15.1 for Apple TV
iMore

tvOS 15.0 is out now for the Apple TV HD and both versions of the Apple TV 4K. It's a relatively minor update although there are a few new features, including: For All of You: Browse a new category in the Apple TV app to find something that…

nbcnews.com - Daniel Arkin - Why are real guns still used on film sets? In wake of 'Rust' shooting, their future is in question
Why are real guns still used on film sets? In wake of 'Rust' shooting, their future is in question
NBC News

Hollywood's technical maestros use computers to create eye-popping visual effects: the giant sandworms of “Dune,” the alien invaders of “A Quiet Place,” the majestic dragons of Marvel's “Shang-Chi.” So why…

247sports.com - Chris Fisher - Kick time, TV set for Kentucky-Tennessee
Kick time, TV set for Kentucky-Tennessee
247Sports

Kick time and TV is set for Kentucky's home game vs. Tennessee on Nov. 6. The No. 12 Wildcats (6-1, 4-1 SEC) and Volunteers (4-4, 2-3) will kick off from Kroger Field at 7 PM ET on ESPN2, it was announced by the SEC on Monday. Get the latest UK…

nwaonline.com - Luaine Lee - TELEVISION: Halloween is here with these creepy crawly shows
TELEVISION: Halloween is here with these creepy crawly shows
NWADG

It's that dark and stormy time of year again when things actually go bump in the night, ravens start tap, tap, tapping and scary monsters take a 10-month lease under your bed. Of course, TV is armed for the onslaught of Halloween with more choices…

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