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  1. global tech
    This Article Is Brought to You Through Sea and MudThe internet lives in big rooms full of giant cables. Two towns, 10,000 miles apart, carry the web through the ocean.
  2. tv
    The Church of Scientology Is About to Release Their Own TV NetworkThe content appears to be, as you might have guessed, pretty Scientology-heavy.
  3. select all
    What Happens to the Internet After a Disaster?How New York City is building local networks that will survive the next Sandy.
  4. the tv industry
    This Is Must-See TV: NBC Moving This Is Us to ThursdaysIt’s an old-school scheduling power play.
  5. pilot season
    The 10 Most Absurd Loglines From the Fall TV Pilot SeasonDisasters! Illusions! Zach Braff!
  6. Adam Pally: ‘The Young Talent That I Know, They Don’t Want to Go to […]Adam Pally recently sat down with Vanity Fair for an interview about his new movie role in Slow Learners and some of the many projects he’s […]
  7. Paul Scheer’s New Podcast Network Wolfpop Launches TodayGreat news for fans of Paul Scheer and pop culture podcasts: Today is launch day for Scheer’s brand new podcast network Wolfpop, a media and […]
  8. The TV Networks’ Comedy Depth ChartsHow committed are your favorite TV networks to making you laugh? While some networks are happy to stick with a tried and true formula, others […]
  9. Louis C.K. Signs an Exclusive Deal with FX to Develop New ShowsLouis C.K. will be staying at FX for a while. The comedian/filmmaker just signed a new multi-year deal with FX to exclusively develop pilots […]
  10. Fox Orders John Mulaney’s Show to SeriesIt looks like John Mulaney’s sitcom has found a home. THR reports that the Fox network has ordered the comedy, titled Mulaney, to series after […]
  11. FX’s Sister Channel FXX to Launch Sept. 2nd in 72 Million HomesFXX, a new cable network that’s a sister channel to FX, is set to debut in two weeks on Monday, September 2nd, at 7 AM ET/PT. The channel will […]
  12. ‘American Dad!’ Is Jumping to TBS in 2014Fox’s long-running sitcom American Dad! is jumping from the broadcast network to a cable one next year. Deadline reports that the series will […]
  13. USA Passes on ‘Happy Endings’; Studio in Talks with Other DistributorsABC canceled its critically-acclaimed but low-rated sitcom Happy Endings last month after three seasons, and cable channel USA went into […]
  14. The President of ABC Explains His Decision to Cancel ‘Happy Endings’“I do think Happy Endings is absolutely on brand. What we found was it was just too narrow. It was a very hard decision because, as you know, I […]
  15. 9 Comedy Pilots We Hope Get Picked Up This YearNext week, the TV networks are set to unveil their new fall lineups, officially announcing which shows are coming back and which new shows will […]
  16. FX Is Officially Launching the All-Comedy Channel FXX in September, […] Cable network FX officially announced today plans to start up a new channel focused on comedy programming called FXX this fall, anchored by […]
  17. Fox Is Planning to Split FX Into Two Networks: FX and FXXFox executives are planning to split Fox’s cable network FX in two this fall. If the arrangement goes through, FX will stay where it’s at, but […]
  18. NBC President Talks Comedy Changes: ‘The Farm,’ ‘Parks and Rec,’ […]This has been a transitional season for NBC’s comedy department, with the network seemingly abandoning developing hip young shows like Parks […]
  19. Networks Buy New Comedies from Jake Johnson, Steve Dildarian, and Everyone […] We’re still in the midst of the Big Four networks’ development season, in which they’re all buying up new pilots to turn into potential shows […]
  20. New Pilot Roundup: Paranormal Cops, Hollywood Assistants, and a Comedy […]TV’s fall development season is still going strong, with all of the major networks still buying up new pilots that might end up picking up to […]
  21. Should the Traditional TV Season Still Be a Thing?The big networks’ fall TV season kicks into high gear this week with a string of new comedies and dramas set to make their debuts, but a New […]
  22. emmys 2012
    Can Broadcast Networks Ever Compete Again in the Emmys?And does it matter?
  23. networks
    See What It Would Look Like If TV Channels Were Your FamilyNBC totally wears a neck scarf inside.
  24. Louis C.K. Walks Through the Misery of Making a Television PilotHere’s something Louis C.K. wrote in 2006 about the process of making a TV pilot. Honestly, it sounds so painful it’s a wonder anyone wants to […]
  25. the future is coming
    Network TV vs. Google TV: The Battle to Bring the Internet to Your TV SetIntroducing Google TV, now without episodes from ABC, NBC, or CBS.
  26. networks
    NBC Picks Up Community, Parks and Recreation, MercyThe hilarious Community will be in our lives for at least another eight months.