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Seven Most Influential Shows of the Past 7 Years

Seven Most Influential Shows of the Past 7 Years

Before I get mobbed with Kardashian stalkers or mauled by guidos, let me preface this ...

Entertainment

By John on Feb 14, 2012

Does brain activity while watching TV make us more susceptible to ads?

Does brain activity while watching TV make us more susceptible to ads?

It’s not that brain activity completely decreases when we watch cable TV, but rather, it ...

Entertainment

By Tanner on Feb 7, 2012

What would it take to never see another TV in your life?

What would it take to never see another TV in your life?

Have you ever wondered what you’d have to do in order to avoid seeing a ...

Entertainment

By John on Feb 3, 2012

How to Fix a Buzzing TV

How to Fix a Buzzing TV

Hear that? Everyone has been forced to endure a buzzing TV at some point in ...

By Tanner on Jan 31, 2012

The future of TV? iTV (infographic).

The future of TV? iTV (infographic).

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By Tanner on Jan 16, 2012

Exclusive interview with viral illustrator Jon Defreest.

Exclusive interview with viral illustrator Jon Defreest.

If you’ve been online at all over the past year, you’ve likely seen some of ...

Entertainment

By Tanner on Jan 10, 2012

The best graphic explanation of why movie theater attendance is falling.

The best graphic explanation of why movie theater attendance is falling.

In 2011, movie theater attendance was the lowest it has been in more than 15 ...

Entertainment

By Tanner on Jan 5, 2012

Sesame Street Generation: Why S Now Stands for Smarter

Sesame Street Generation: Why S Now Stands for Smarter

Many of us fondly remember the excitement of sitting down in front of the television ...

Entertainment

By John on Jan 3, 2012

CableTV.com 2011 Year in Review

CableTV.com 2011 Year in Review

2011 was a big year for cabletv.com. Not only did we launch the site mid-way ...

Entertainment

By Tanner on Dec 27, 2011

Christmas ads, then and now.

Christmas ads, then and now.

Christmas isn’t what it used to be, that much is certain. Case and point: TV ...

Industry News

By Tanner on Dec 23, 2011