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Lovefilm and Amazon Studios reveal the five streaming pilots to be made into series, may come as shock

Lovefilm and Amazon Studios reveal the five streaming pilots to be made into series, may come as shock

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The Amazon Studios pilots project has ended, with five of the pilot episodes available to stream during the process being made into full series for both Amazon Instant Video in the US and Lovefilm Instant in the UK. However, one of the early tips has... >>

Tesco Clubcard TV adds ITV dramas and cooking shows to free streaming service

Tesco Clubcard TV adds ITV dramas and cooking shows to free streaming service

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Tesco has expanded its Lovefilm and Netflix rival streaming service by adding more than160 episodes from top ITV drama and TV cooking shows to Clubcard TV. The shows, including Gordon Ramsey's Hell's Kitchen USA, A Touch of Frost, Cracker and Prime Suspect,... >>

Lovefilm Vikings interviews: Binge TV, exclusivity deals and Iron Age iPhones

Lovefilm Vikings interviews: Binge TV, exclusivity deals and Iron Age iPhones

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When Lovefilm announced it had acquired the exclusive rights to hit US TV show Vikings, it fired a significant shot across the bows of not only its major video streaming rivals, Netflix, Now TV and the like, but also conventional TV. The premieres of... >>

He-Man part of Lovefilm retro cartoon resurgence, 80s and 90s kids' shows booming

He-Man part of Lovefilm retro cartoon resurgence, 80s and 90s kids' shows booming

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Lovefilm has announced that cartoon series from the 80s and 90s are enjoying a boom time at present, with animated kids' shows from the periods experiencing massive increases in views in 2013. He-Man may have the dodgiest haircut in cartoon history, but... >>

Yahoo and WWE sign global streaming partnership, new shows and Raw pre-show

Yahoo and WWE sign global streaming partnership, new shows and Raw pre-show

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Yahoo and World Wrestling Entertainment have signed a global deal to bring a WWE hub to the online service, which will include streaming a 30-minute WWE Raw pre-show programme every week. In addition, Yahoo will exclusively broadcast two newly produced... >>

New Netflix original series available, Eli Roth’s Hemlock Grove adds gore-on-demand

New Netflix original series available, Eli Roth’s Hemlock Grove adds gore-on-demand

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Netflix has added all 13 episodes of the Eli Roth produced Hemlock Grove to its video streaming service. Like the US remake of House of Cards, Lilyhammer and the soon-to-air new season of Arrested Development, Hemlock Grove is a Netflix exclusive, which... >>

Microsoft sells Mediaroom to Ericsson in order to focus on Xbox TV offering

Microsoft sells Mediaroom to Ericsson in order to focus on Xbox TV offering

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Microsoft has announced the sale to Ericsson of Mediaroom, its IPTV platform that powers television set-top-box services from major providers worldwide, preferring to concentrate on Xbox for its own cloud TV future. Ericsson will continue to develop and... >>

Netflix's second original major series ready to roll, Arrested Development starts 26 May

Netflix's second original major series ready to roll, Arrested Development starts 26 May

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Netflix has announced the date the long-awaited return of US comedy sensation Arrested Development will go live on its service. It will make all 15 episodes of the fourth season of the sitcom available from 0.01PDT on Sunday 26 May  (8.01am in the UK).... >>

Netflix unites Babylon 5 and The Matrix creators for new homegrown sci-fi series, Sense8

Netflix unites Babylon 5 and The Matrix creators for new homegrown sci-fi series, Sense8

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Netflix is expanding its catalogue of all-original content by commissioning a science-fiction series created by The Warchowski brothers (The Matrix, Cloud Atlas) and J. Michael Straczynski (Babylon 5 and renowned comic book writer). Scheduled to hit the... >>

Pure Avalon 300R Connect
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Pure Avalon 300R Connect

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Selling your very first Freeview set-top-box in 2012 is the move of either a company that knows what it's doing, or the move of a company so adept at missing the boat that it has evolved into a fish to avoid further boat-missing agony. The Pure Avalon... >>