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Twitch Will Honor Mister Rogers' Neighborhood With Stream Marathon

By Asif Khan, Mar 19, 2018 10:50am PDT

Twitch has a special event planned for the day that the late Fred Rogers would have turned 90 years old.


"This city (Pittsburgh) worships that man. Here's the statue outside of Heinz Field. ..."

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Rick and Morty Episode Features Shacknews Logo Easter Egg

By Asif Khan, Aug 21, 2017 3:30pm PDT

Our community never ceases to amaze us. One Shacker slipped our logo into the most recent episode of Rick and Morty,


"The thing that looks like a muffin is the explosion graphitti from Gravity Falls."

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CES 2017: Xiaomi's Chinese-Only Mi TV 4 Is Super Thin And Super-Powered

By Brittany Vincent, Jan 05, 2017 12:11pm PST

Xiaomi's Mi TV 4 rocks an impressive look and AI software meant to make browsing for content even easier. 


NVIDIA announces Nvidia Shield set-top box entertainment system

By Daniel Perez, Mar 03, 2015 7:24pm PST

During its GDC presentation, Nvidia has announced it will be entering the Smart TV space with its latest product.


"LOL! Dream big. Everything actually done then is always disappointing."

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Live TV coming to Xbox 360

By Steve Watts, Jun 06, 2011 10:15am PDT

Microsoft announced plans to add live streaming TV to Xbox 360 this fall at its press conference today. No partnerships were announced, but earlier rumors claimed it would be through AT&T.


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Sony Crams PS2 into 720p Bravia TV in UK

By Brian Leahy, Dec 03, 2010 10:30am PST

If your PlayStation 3 doesn't support PS2 backwards compatibility and you live in the UK, you now have the option of purchasing a new Sony Bravia...


"Yup, the parts they found in that warehouse are the ones that should be in our PS3's."

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Hulu: PlayStation Plus Only Required During Hulu Plus Preview Period

By Brian Leahy, Jul 06, 2010 2:40pm PDT

Hulu Plus, the paid service from the online television service, will only require a PlayStation Plus subscription during the service's preview...


"It appears to be worth $50 a year because MS have devalued the silver membership to the extent ..."

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Hulu Launches Paid Service; Support for PS3 and Xbox 360 Forthcoming

By Brian Leahy, Jun 29, 2010 12:40pm PDT

Hulu has launched a premium service offering HD streaming for many shows from co-owning television networks ABC, FOX, and NBC as well as many other...


"The deal between Valve and Sony came completely out of the blue. I don't know what Valve has ..."

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The Sims Creator Will Wright Working on TV Show

By Brian Leahy, Mar 31, 2010 4:20pm PDT

IGN has details on Will Wright's next project. The creator of SimCity, The Sims, and Spore will be working on a television show, currently titled...


"Get the money and meet me at the bus station. I'm hanging up now."

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LEGO Batman Becoming TV Show

By Chris Faylor, Aug 28, 2008 9:19am PDT

A television series based off Traveller's Tales' upcoming action game LEGO Batman is currently in production, beginning with a one-off short about...


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