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Cable-Cutters Rejoice: TiVo Gets a Makeover

TiVo makes the Roamio DVR even more enticing to those who want to cut or reduce cable service

TiVo Roamio gets more storage and comes with no required subscription fee.

By Samara Lynn

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U.S. Government OKs Charter Purchase of Time Warner Cable

If Charter buys Time Warner Cable it will becomes the second-largest Internet and cable provider in the U.S.

Charter is required to follow these rules for seven years…

By Samara Lynn

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[WATCH] Awesome Keynote Highlights From Netflix and Intel CEOs at CES 2016

The CEOs of Netflix and Intel raise the bar for keynote addresses at CES 2016.

Intel’s Brian Krzanich and Netflix’s Red Hastings both gave keynotes that show why their companies…

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NAACP Image Awards: Box Office Hits ‘Creed’ and ‘Straight Outta Compton’ Take the Lead

Shondaland hits 'Scandal' and 'How to Get Away with Murder' also get nods

Nominees for the 47th annual NAACP Image Awards were announced, with ‘Creed’, ‘Straight Outta Compton’,…

By Kali Wilder

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Share Your Wi-Fi With Holiday Guests Without Killing Your Connection

Family and friends come together to share meals, memories---and Wi-Fi

Ways to optimize your Wi-Fi for holiday guests.

By Samara Lynn

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Uzo Aduba, Dascha Polanco, and Tituss Burgess Discuss the Diversity Power of Non-Network Shows

2015 Adweek panel says TV has just cracked the surface of diversity

Actors Uzo Aduba, Dascha Polanco, and Tituss Burgess discuss how non-network shows are pushing the…

By Courtney Connley

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[WATCH] Travel the World From Your Couch With 10 Movies of the African Diaspora

Top movies of the African Diaspora on Netflix

Thanks to Netflix, you can travel the world right from your couch. With the recent…

By Kandia Johnson

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Netflix Announces ‘Unlimited’ Leave for New Moms and Dads

New policy even extends to employees who have recently become adopted parents

Netflix announces new plan to offer unlimited maternity and paternity leave to new parents

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[REPORT] Pay TV Cord-Cutting Accelerated in Early 2015

More customers are dropping cable and satellite in favor of no streaming or no pay TV services

A new report says that more people cut off their cable or satellite dish service…

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Popcorn Time doesn't host pirated films, but it makes searching for them a more pleasurable experience (until you get caught).

Options to Stream Pirated Movies Is Scaring Netflix

There are alternatives that won't get you fined

Netflix’s letter to its shareholders talked about its growth over the year, but also its…

By Patrick Austin

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Talk show host Chelsea Handler is venturing into Netflix. (Image: Facebook)

Netflix To Create Original Talk Show With Chelsea Handler

Has the shock jock revolutionized late-night talk shows?

Former late-night talk show queen Chelsea Handler is moving on to Netflix for all binge…

By Kevin L. Clark (@KevitoClark)

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Small Business advice from Twitter’s Founder

Twitter Now Supports GIFs

Moving images tool enhances marketability for brands and consumers

Check out five ways companies can use a valuable tool and resource to market products…

By Richard Spiropoulos

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Pan-African VOD Startup Buys Rights To ‘Half Of A Yellow Sun’

Pana TV secures rights to Nigeria's biggest movie, plans major marketing blitz for summer

Pana TV buys secures exclusive rights to stream Half of a Yellow Sun

Pana Television, a…

By Richard Spiropoulos

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New Postal Service Changes May Reduce Netflix Mail Costs

Netflix is Raising Prices

The service's cost is expected to increase by $1 to $2 per month in order to pay for new content

Netflix is increasing the price for new users.
In the media-streaming company’s Q1 earnings report, Netflix…

By Patrick Austin

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How Amazon’s Fire TV Beats Roku, Apple and Google

Amazon's media takeover plan has gone from the tablet to the television with the Fire TV.

Which one of the three do you prefer?

By Patrick Austin

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Dreamworks and Netflix Announce Original Content Deal

First wave of new content will become available in December

If the current Netflix streaming offering is getting stale for you, fear not. The company…

By Aaron Morrison

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Amid Booming Sales, Netflix Says it Will Create Family Plan

Announcement comes as Netflix boasts $3 million first-quarter profit, success of original series

Netfix says over 10 million users use the service without paying.

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New Postal Service Changes May Reduce Netflix Mail Costs

New Postal Service Changes May Reduce Netflix Mail Costs

Eliminating Saturday mail delivery could save Netflix millions of dollars in postage.

How the elimination of Saturday delivery would affect Netflix’s profitable DVD-by-Mail option

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A White rapper had the hottest Super Bowl commercial, a Black tech startup accelerator changes the Web tech startup space and a homeless man gets his dream job because a YouTube video went viral. The year 2011 was epic in terms of showing how much impact technology has on our culture and has changed the way we communicate, launch businesses, and become informed about current events. As the final days on this year count down, I decided to take a look back on some of the great (and not-so-great) moments in technology for 2011. —Hajj Flemings

2011: The Year in Review Through Technology

A look back at technology's impact on the year that was

From the man with the golden voice to Occupy Wall Street, the 2011 year in…

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In these financially-strapped times, the thought of using money you barely have to enjoy yourself might ignite stressful feelings. In fact, a lack of disposable income can lead some to almost never involve themselves in fun or extracurricular activities outside of basic cost of living. However, some mental health experts believe working to pay bills without making time for recreation can lead to major stress. If you desire to have fun but you’re constantly void of funds, here are seven ways to have a good time on a budget. —Quassan Castro

7 Ways To Have Fun On A Budget

You don't always have to spend money to have a good time

In this economy everyone is about saving money which leaves fun by the wayside, well…

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