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children's tv

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Reduce the risk of TVs falling on children (podcast)

About 17,000 children are admitted to the emergency room each year as a result of TVs falling on them, a recent study found. Larry Magid talks with Ryan Hagberg of Sanus about the dangers and some ways to reduce risk.

By August 8, 2013

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Amazon greenlights yet another batch of original kids TV pilots

The Netflix competitor beats the drum on original TV aimed at children -- shows that don't often win flashy Emmys but tend to keep high-spending subscribers loyal.

By August 25, 2014

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Amazon original series 'Transparent' angles for streaming-TV binges too

The dark-comedy series gives Amazon its best shot so far at beating Netflix at the critical-accolades game, and in a new turn, all episodes go up at once September 26.

By August 27, 2014

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Samsung's curved OLED TV on sale in UK 5 September

Samsung's 55-inch curved OLED TV will be hitting UK shelves on 5 September, but a price hasn't yet been set.

By August 27, 2013

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Amazon adds another kids show to latest slate of TV pilots

The order for "Maker Shack Agency," an original series about a 13-year-old inventor, pushes the slate of kid-show pilots to six.

By August 27, 2013

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DIY Dalek and dapper Time Lord battle in 'Japanese Doctor Who'

Dalek with legs? Cybermen in Spandex? Sonic Screwdriver as a sword flute? Crave chats with the "Japanese Doctor Who" filmmaker Joshua Kahan about why he gave the popular British sci-fi show the Tokusatsu touch.

By September 1, 2014

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Amazon renews 'Alpha House,' picks up 6 series

Amazon Studios is keeping the John Goodman-led comedy and picking up six of the 10 shows it tested in its latest "pilot season," including one that gives Amazon its best shot at taking on Netflix's Emmy cred.

By March 31, 2014

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Apple honors Robin Williams with tribute Web page

The comedian, who passed away on Monday, earns a special and rare memorial on Apple's website.

By August 13, 2014

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'Reading Rainbow' brings in $5M, eclipses Kickstarter record for most backers

Actor LeVar Burton's campaign -- which attracted more than 105,000 backers -- will bring a Web-based version of the children's show to 7,500 schools.

By July 2, 2014

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Tesco's free Clubcard TV service has some right old tosh

Tesco has a new free streaming TV service for its Clubcard users, with such 'classic' shows as Two Pints of Lager and a Packet of Crisps.

By April 3, 2013