Video content has seen significant improvement by the introduction of UHD video, high frame rate and high dynamic range. At the Streaming Media West show, [taking place November 1-2 in Huntington Beach, CA] Tarek Amara, Video Systems Engineer at Twitch will showcase the improvements these features add to the video watching experience. The presentation will also cover […]
Season six of American Horror Story revealed its big season twist last night and that twist is tantamount to literally throwing all six seasons of the show in a blender with a bottle of Target rosé, a fistful of Mucinex...
Jimmy Kimmel’s first live post-debate broadcast edged out Stephen Colbert’s in demo rating, while Colbert’s show led the pack in household rating, according to early stats issued this morning. In Nielsen’s 56 metered markets, CBS’s Late...Show More Summary
(Reuters) - Gilead Sciences Inc on Thursday announced high cure rates across all types of hepatitis C in late stage studies testing a triple drug combination, and said another experimental drug showed promise in reducing liver scarring known as fibrosis in a midstage trial.
AMC’s “The Walking Dead” is the biggest television show in a long time. It dominates Nielsen ratings and continues to pull in record numbers of viewers with each new season. At its peak, it hit over 17 million viewers for one episode (the season 5 premiere) and has drawn over 10 million viewers per episode […]
There are some fall shows that are faring way better than others, and we've decided to compile a list of network TV's best and worst to give you a taste of which of your favorite shows are doing well and which aren't
An alarming report put out by the Centers for Disease Control shows that the total combined cases of several sexually transmitted diseases have reached an “unprecedented” high in the United States. Read more...
Recent data show there's a better way to figure out which schools are failing their student loan borrowers.
Trials at John Radcliffe and Broadmoor hospitals show how special software can monitor patients' breathing and heart rate from camera images
'This Is Us' also fell two-tenths, but still ranked as the top-rated show of the evening. read more
ABC, NBC and CBS delivered double digit year-over-year growth in total viewers and in the key news demo. Meet the Press grew the most and finished No. 1 overall.
A new study shows wrist-worn heart rate monitors are actually less effective when you exercise, according a research letter published by JAMA Cardiology. The study used an electrocardiogram (ECG) — as used in hospitals where multiple...Show More Summary
French startup Playdigious is announcing Adtrial, a mobile ad platform that enables the embedding of game demos in playable mobile ads. The company said early tests show that such ads can double or quadruple the download rate of a game, mainly because players get to really see what a mobile game plays like in the ads. […]
Click here for reuse options! "I knew it would entertain the audience." Donald Trump's frequent appearances on Howard Stern's radio show have repeatedly come back to haunt the GOP presidential nominee, with his rating scale for women's appearances, his sex life and his position on the Iraq war all fodder for election-season discussion. Show More Summary
When AMD and NVIDIA showed off their brand new graphics cards earlier this year, it was all about virtual reality. The best of the best. Buttery smooth frame rates at 1440p and beyond. That’s all well and good, but not if you’re someone who only has a few hundred dollars to spend or you want to build a PC on a console-equivalent budget. Show More Summary
Billy Bush’s lewd-talk suspension goosed Today show ratings in the 9 AM hour last week. Today‘s 7-9 AM block, hosted by Savannah Guthrie and host-in-chief Matt Lauer, and the 10-11 AM block helmed by Kathie Lee Gifford and Hoda Kotb, both were down week to week in total viewers and in the news demo. Show More Summary
CBS is hoping to turn your mobile game addiction into TV ratings gold. The network has just given the greenlight to Candy Crush, based on the video game franchise that everyone was hooked on a couple of years ago. The TV version will...Show More Summary
After a promising ratings start, new HBO drama Westworld is showing linear ratings growth. Airing against NFL football and baseball, the third episode of the futuristic series drew 2.1 million total viewers at 9 PM. That was the largest viewership for an original linear airing of the series to date, up +7% from the series opener. Show More Summary
Former Real Housewives of Miami star Lea Black hasn’t been on Bravo for years, as the network decided to cancel the popular Miami franchise after its third season. The third season ratings were horrible because it was all about wedding planning and wedding drama because two of the stars were planning competing weddings. Show More Summary
…the NFL is seeing its ratings tumble in the same way that the Olympics, awards shows and other live events have, falling more than 10 percent for the first five weeks of the season compared with the first five weeks of last season.Show More Summary