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    Vanilla Ice arrested for Burglary

    Talk about bad press, Robbie Van Winkle (aka Vanilla Ice), who was arrested in Florida on Wednesday. Ice, was arrested by police for a burglary that happened adjacent to where he was renovating a home for his Vanilla Ice Project reality show. Vanilla Ice Arrested For Burglary - The Hollywood...
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    Google Drive Now Cheaper Than Ever

    Cloud storage just got cheaper today. Google dropped the price on Google Drive. 15GB and under storage is free...and now pricing is at: $1.99 for 100 gigabytes (previously $4.99) $9.99 for one terabyte (previously $49.99) $99.99 for 10 terabytes and higher‎
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    Roku Streaming Stick Vs Roku 3

    I have looked and looked again at specs on the Roku 3 and Roku Streaming Stick. Other than a gaming remote that comes with the Roku 3, is there any other reason to get it over the Roku Streaming Stick? To me, the ability to connect the Streaming Stick to the back of a wall hung HDTV and have...
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    'Game of Thrones' Season 7 is last season.

    Entertainment Weekly printed a story yesterday saying that Season 7 will be the final for Game of Thrones. With season 4 underway, I'm surprised to see such public comments from the writers and producers. 'Game of Thrones' team: 7 seasons is the plan | Inside TV |
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    Roku Streaming Stick: $49.99

    So with the Roku Streaming Stick selling for $49.99 on Roku's website, and it being able to do 1080p resolution. The question now becomes: Why buy a Roku 3? Roku Streaming Stick available in April for $49.99
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    Roku Streaming Stick available in April for $49.99

    For streaming TV fans with a taste for less clutter and streamline design, Roku just introduced the Roku Streaming Stick to the public today. Available for pre-order in April on Roku's website, the Streaming Stick will retail for $49.99. The device is outfitted with an HDMI port for connected...
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    Mobile DTV is a massive failure

    Here we are 2-3 years after the launch of mobile DTV and it's looking like this whole movement was a epic failure. I bet you if you polled most Americans, they wouldn't even know what mobile DTV is. The writing was on the wall from the get go, so why would broadcasters invest so much into...
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    Aereo TV is Legal according to new court decision

    Looks like Aereo scored a major win today with an appeals court ruling in their favor. It seems like anyone can do what they're doing and make money off of others content. Aereo wins a big one in streaming case against TV networks | Internet & Media - CNET News
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    Hulu Bandwidth Usage

    Anyone know what the bandwidth usage on Hulu is when watching a 30 minute show or one hour show? I've been watching on my iPad this last week connected to my home network but plan on travelling over the next 2 weeks and will be using the 4G built-in cell for internet.
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    Can a Roku surf the web?

    Thinking about picking up a Roku XD. Anyone here been able to modify it so you can add a web browser and surf the web with it? Been a while since i've been on, hope everyone is doing well. :coca_cola_can:
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    FCC may pay broadcasters for Airwaves

    Found in the news today that the FCC is considering a payout to broadcasters for taking part of the spectrum from them. FCC May Pay Broadcasters for Airwaves - BusinessWeek
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    Apple iPad Coming soon

    Hardware: 1/2 inch thin. weighs 1.5 pounds. 9.7 inch IPS display. Multi-touch. Powered by custom silicon. 1 GZ Chip called A4. 16- 64 GB flash storage. Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 2.1 Accelerometer. Compass. 30-pin connector. Battery: 10 hours (doing what?) One month standby life. Live: Steve Jobs...
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    The Biggest Loser Weight Loss this season

    We're in the first week of the season and contestants are dropping 10% of their body weight in 1 week of dieting and exercise. How healthy can that actually be?
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    New reality show, "I Get That A Lot" - Jeff Probst, Jessica Simpsom, and Paris Hilton

    New reality show, "I Get That A Lot" - Jeff Probst, Jessica Simpsom, and Paris Hilton Looks like there's a new reality show that takes celebrities and places them in every day jobs. They've got Jeff Probst from Survivor bagging groceries saying some funny stuff to people...
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    Blockbuster selling Mobile DTVs

    They're only equipped with an ATSC tuner though. I noticed this the other day, they're selling off-brand (I think manufactured by Haier) at the front counter for pretty cheap. Less than $100.
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    The future of HDTV

    Here's my attempt at starting a mega thread, and why not start it right with a pretty model (uh TV model that is)! 3-D Shutter Glasses by Samsung I think it's pretty safe to assume we're at the dawn of 3-D television. I'd rather see a hologram type motion picture display. What say you?
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    Just noticed this today after browsing for a while. is not owned by Sony?? How did they manage to not secure that domain?
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    Happy Thanksgiving

    Hope everyone haves a happy Thanksgiving. :thumb: Can't wait for all of the home made pies today.
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    Should antenna reviews from anonymous visitors be trusted?

    I'm in rant mode today, and I'm just using as a for instance here but you could very well count in this subject as well. The subject is antenna ratings. With hdtvantennalabs, all you have to do is write "I like this antenna because it works really well"...
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    Antiques Roadshow

    It's amazing to me this day and age (with the internet and eBay) that people are still able to go to garage sales and pay $10 for an old painting or statue, turn around, and get it appraised on this show for thousands of dollars.