Giving audiences what they want, when they want it

Kevin Spacey spoke about the importance of changing with the times and giving audiences the stories they crave in the formats they want and on the devices they have in 2013. We can see the industry changing a fair amount lately and Netflix’s Reed Hasting’s comments at the recent Code Conference reflect this. The big question is whether the industry is paying enough attention?

“Meanwhile on Stargate, 95% of planets are Canada”

I wanted to share a quote that made me laugh because it is so true: “Meanwhile on Stargate, 95% of planets are Canada.”

The Flatley chronicles

I have been listening to music from Lord of the Dance and pulled up a video of one of the scenes, Cry of the Celts. It reminded me about a performance on Britain’s Got Talent 2009 which was a brilliant parody of the original. Take a little time and watch these two, they are both…

Supernatural season 7 teaser

We’ve been watching Supernatural religiously (excuse the pun) and we realized that season 6 is coming to an end on TV. Almost in despair, I went to IMDB and discovered that season 7 kicks off in the US in September and here is a teaser from Comic-Con:Phew!

If you want to watch the Royal Wedding online

In the off-chance you are stuck at work or otherwise not in front of a TV and desperately want to watch the Royal Wedding tomorrow, you can stream it from YouTube on the Royal Channel which looks a bit like this (there are a couple bogus channels up and you are really going to want…

Don't underestimate the power of Thor

This great little video from Marvel takes on the Volkswagen Star Wars ad (also brilliant):

Music to make food by

We have an unwritten and evolving list of things we would like to do ay home. I am sure most people do. One of the things I would love to do is install some sort of system where we can play great sounding music in every room of the house and be able to pick…

iOS apps to share what you watch on TV

We don’t watch as much TV as we used to. Having children tends to cut back on your available TV watching time. When we do watch, we have our regular shows we watch almost religiously. It’s not surprising, then, that I found two iOS apps, in particular, really interesting: Tunerfish and IntoNow.Tunerfish is a simply…

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