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Netflix’s ‘Shuffle Play’ feature will roll out to all users worldwide this year

Netflix is always in search of a better way to instantly connect users to something to watch, instead of having them waste time unsuccessfully scrolling through all the available programming options. Now, the company says a recent test focused on solving this problem, Shuffle Play, has proven popular enough to roll out to all users ...

The 15 best TV episodes of 2020

12.10.2020 · Posted in Technology Articles

2020 was nothing if not the year that television kept us sane — if only just. With no shortage of excellent new shows, and buzzworthy binges, we looked back on what felt like a century's worth of content (The Good Place ended this year? What??)... ...

The 13 ******** TV moments of 2020

12.09.2020 · Posted in Technology Articles

You don't need us to tell you that 2020 was ***** as heck. We spent months inside without human contact. Even when we ventured out, *** required immense caution and kissing might as well have been illegal. And because humanity has always been deprave... ...

Streamers, including Netflix and CBS All Access, roll out new family-friendly features

As competition in the streaming service market heats up, services are looking for ways to differentiate their offerings. One area of increased interest — especially in light of fierce competition from newcomer Disney+ — is how to make their services more family-friendly. On this front, Netflix today announced the rollout of new features for families, ...

Actor David Lander, ‘Squiggy’ on ‘Laverne & Shirley,’ has died, age 73

David Lander, the actor who played Squiggy on the long-running TV sitcom 'Laverne & Shirley,' has died. He was 73. From CNN: Lander died on Friday at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center after fighting multiple sclerosis for decades, his family ... ...

Watch blues maestros Son House and Buddy Guy on TV in 1958

"I'm gonna take this thing here, right now, and I can make it say its prayers." Above, blues legends Son House and Buddy Guy perform on Camera Three, an American fine arts TV show that aired on Sundays from 1956 to 1980. — Read the rest ...

Watch Bullwinkle the television puppet tell kids to pull the knobs off their TV sets (1961)

In an infamous 1961 episode of The Bullwinkle Show, the Bullwinkle puppet encouraged viewers to pull the knobs off their TVs. Parents weren't too happy. From the Lost Media Archive: It was reported that around 20,000 young children compl... ...

Watch this Nebraska broadcaster’s hilariously awkward and direct 1980s celebrity interviews

Nebraska TV personality Leta Powell Drake, now 82, is best known for her hilariously direct and often "inappropriate" interrogations of celebrities in the 1980s, a fine sampling of which you can view above. At the time, stars would travel around ... ...