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Netflix's latest series is a romantic comedy co-written by Judd Apatow

Now that Netflix has a solid (if imperfect) track record with original shows, it appears that the big-name talent is lining up for its chance at creating an internet-only hit. Case in point: ...

Wed 17 Sep 14 from Engadget

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Foxtel Play gets added Style with new channels

Written by: David Swan | Published in: EntertainmentPaid entertainment provider Foxtel has announced  three additional channels for its Internet subscription Foxtel Play - E!, 13th ...

Wed 17 Sep 14 from iTWire

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Not so fast on telco complaints, says ACCAN

Featured | Written by: Graeme Philipson | Published in: Technology RegulationWhile the industry congratulates itself, consumer group ACCAN says much more needs to be done to improve telco customer ...

Wed 17 Sep 14 from iTWire

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Sprint's new tiered pre-paid wireless plans start at $35 per month

After taking over the helm at Sprint last month, billionaire entrepreneur Marcelo Claure has been working at a feverish pace to try and “stop the bleeding” as rival T-Mobile chief ...

Tue 16 Sep 14 from Techspot

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Danish TDC to buy Norway's Get for $2.2 billion

Danish TDC telecom group says it plans to acquire Norway's leading cable TV company Get AS, in a deal valued at 13.8 billion kroner ($2.2 billion).

Mon 15 Sep 14 from

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Dish Network signs licensing deal with Scripps for upcoming Internet TV service

Dish Network on Tuesday bolstered the channel lineup of its upcoming Internet TV service courtesy of a multi-year contract renewal with Scripps Networks Interactive. The agreement includes ...

Wed 17 Sep 14 from Techspot

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Verizon To Offer Internet TV Service With Custom Programming In 2015

Could it be that a TV service provider finally 'gets it'? If you're like most people who subscribe to cable or satellite television, you have dozens if not hundreds of channels that you'll ...

Sun 14 Sep 14 from HotHardware

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HBO 'seriously considering' offering HBO Go as a direct-to-consumer option

Cord-cutters, rejoice! Time Warner Cable has dropped some hints that in the future it could shift from selling HBO Go, the streaming service that gives access to HBO's vast catalog of movies ...

Sat 13 Sep 14 from Techspot

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Sony online TV service to carry 22 Viacom channels

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Sony Corp secured the rights to carry 22 Viacom Inc channels, including Comedy Central and MTV, on its planned cloud-based television service, a step forward for its ...

Wed 10 Sep 14 from Reuters Technology

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Wireless experts create multiuser, multiantenna scheme to make most of UHF band

Rice University wireless researchers have found a way to make the most of the unused UHF TV spectrum by serving up fat streams of data over wireless hotspots that could stretch for miles.

Tue 9 Sep 14 from

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