From Tech: Check out the sweet Black Friday deals on TVs this weekend

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Black Friday is a perfect time to buy a new TV. (So. Many. Deals.)
Whether you’re binge-watching a new Netflix show, playing a game on your favorit…

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From GeekWire: Comcast to let viewers use TV remote control to vote on ‘The Voice’ during live broadcasts of hit NBC show

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When you spin around in your favorite chair in front of the television at home you’ll be able to act even more like a judge during NBC’s reality show “The Voice,” thanks to a first-of-its-kind voice-remote voting capability from Comcast. The new feature is launching Monday as a unique collaboration between the cable provider and NBCUniversal, which is owned by Comcast. Customers on the Xfinity X1 platform will be able to use their X1 remotes to cast votes in real time for their favorite artist in the musical competition series. Viewers can access the on-screen ballot by saying, “Vote for… Read More

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From GeekWire: Amazon sets premiere date for new sci-fi series ‘Philip K. Dick’s Electric Dreams’


Mark your calendars, sci-fi fans. Amazon today announced that its new anthology series “Philip K. Dick’s Electric Dreams” will premiere on Jan. 12, exclusively on Prime Video. The much-anticipated streaming series will be comprised of 10 standalone episodes, each set in different worlds — five to 5,000 years in the future — but all exploring the significance of humanity, according to Amazon. It’s not the first time Amazon has turned to the writings of the celebrated author whose work became the sci-fi classic “Blade Runner.” “The Man in the the High Castle” is an Emmy Award winner and the most-watched scripted series ever… Read More

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From GeekWire: Report: Star of Amazon’s ‘Transparent,’ Jeffrey Tambor, quits amid sexual misconduct claims


Jeffrey Tambor will not be returning to Amazon original series “Transparent,” according to a report from Deadline. The actor is leaving the Emmy-winning show after two members of his team accused him of sexual misconduct. He vehemently denies the allegations. Tambor plays Maura Pfefferman, a transgender woman at the center of the “Transparent” series. He told Deadline he didn’t believe he had a choice in leaving, “given the politicized atmosphere that seems to have afflicted our set.” Deadline claims that the showrunners were already considering writing Tambor out of the series when the allegations surfaced. This isn’t the first time Amazon has… Read More

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From Geek.com: Once Upon a Time Gave Us Two Hours, One Big Reveal and a Love Triangle

When a show suddenly presents a two-hour episode, it usually means something big. Either it’s a climactic moment in the story, a season finale or some other event. Even when it’s not quite […]
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From Geek.com: Happy Birthday, ‘Doctor Who’ Showrunner Steven Moffat!

Happy birthday, Steven Moffat! For 12 years, the curly-haired Scotsman has been entertaining, frightening, and pissing off Doctor Who fans. Born in Paisley, Renfrewshire (ever catch Amy’s reference to the Scottish town in […]
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From Geek.com: The Exorcist Found a New Way to Show Us an Exorcism

Here we are. You can’t have a show called The Exorcist without an Exorcism. Seven episodes into the second season, we have our main one. Back at New York Comic Con, I heard the Exorcist […]
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From Geek.com: ‘Doctor Who’ Underrated Villain of the Week: Werewolf

You know Daleks and Davros and Missy the Master, Angels and Silence hell-bent on disaster. But do you recall the most underrated Doctor Who villains of all? Each week, I will dig into […]
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From Geek.com: No, Justice League, Grant Gustin Is the One True Barry Allen

A certain movie comes out this weekend that would have you believe there’s a new Barry Allen in town. The powers behind said movie spent a lot of money to convince you to […]
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From Geek.com: A Star Trek Star Drops By for a Scary Edition of The Orville

The Orville has had its ups and downs over the course of its first season, but it seems to have its mix of comedy and sci-fi drama figured out. Though some episodes are still […]
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