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Nielsen Report: Americans Watching Less TV, Streaming More

According to a new Nielsen report, Americans are watching less television and instead shows and movies on streaming services.


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HBO to Offer Stand-Alone Streaming Service

Premium cable channel HBO plans to offer a stand-alone version of its popular video-streaming service in 2015.


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GLAAD Study: Gay Depictions Increase on TV

Television has increased and improved its depiction of gay, lesbian and bisexual characters, with the edge going to cable and the Internet over broadcast networks, according to a study released Wednesday.


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Study: Action-Packed TV Might Make You Snack More

Could action-packed TV fare make you fat? That’s the implication of a new study that found people snacked more watching fast-paced television than viewing a more leisurely paced talk show.


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‘Modern Family,’ Bryan Cranston Aim at Emmy Record

Like baseball, the Emmy Awards are a game of statistics: Long-running shows are able to pile up TV’s top awards and new records year after year.


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Study: Too Much TV Takes Time Off Your Life

Reality shows, sitcoms, hour-long dramas? Pick your poison.


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Survivor: Cagayan Season Finale, Who Will Come Out On Top?

The Survivor: Cagayan season finale airs tonight, and with only four castaways left, one will “pull one of the greatest comebacks in Survivor history.”


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Study: DC Has More TV ‘Binge-Watchers’ Than Other Cities

Do you watch television in real time, or do you binge on episodes via Netflix and DVR?



The Walking Dead Road Trip: Your 13-Stop Tour Of The Show’s Best Filming Locations

Check out these Walking Dead locations for your next road trip vacation.


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Study: Media Everywhere, Bathroom Included

TV viewers increasingly are watching programs on their own schedule, according to a Nielsen company media study released Monday.