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Fans react to the mid-season wrap up of Mad Men’s final season (spoiler alert)

Screen Shot 2014-06-01 at 10.51.22 PMMad Men wrapped up its mid-season finale last week with some major plot turns. AMC’s hit show is nearing its final end in 2015 but in the mean time, fans need to try and make sense of the cryptically weird, yet satisfying wrap up to the 2014 set of episodes. For this week’s partnership with Mashwork’s Canvs, they took a look at the episode to shed light on what active social TV fans thought. Read more

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TV Everywhere is Making Authenticated Content Easier to Access

TV EverywhereTV Everywhere is the technological ability to watch whatever you want, whenever, however you want it (from your phone, tablet, laptop, etc.). It’s included as part of your cable subscription service, so it comes at no extra charge to you. The best part is that it is easy. The TV Everywhere site (http://www.youcouldbewatching.tv/) by CTAM (Cable and Telecommunications Association for Marketing) will guide you through the log-in and authentication process online and direct you to the individual cable and networks apps so that you can start watching TV everywhere.

Revenge’s dip in social TV matches up with dip in ratings

Last season, ABC’s Revenge (think Count of Monte Cristo meets Gossip Girl, but more mature) took the TV world by surprise and became one of the most talked about shows. After season one’s major cliffhanger, anticipation for season two helped the shows buzz grow even stronger. It seems as if season two isn’t living up to the expectations. Critics are claiming it’s not worth DVRing anymore and the show’s dip in social buzz is matching up to the dip in ratings.

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‘The Walking Dead’ sets GetGlue social TV record

According to Trendrr, “The Walking Dead” set a GetGlue premiere record with “160,949 check-ins, comments, and more.” The return of AMC’s never ending Zombie apocalypse continues to prove that GetGlue is the place to be for primetime scripted shows. GetGlue has begun release a weekly chart on the top broadcast and cable scripted shows on their platform. Here’s a look at this weeks list. Read more

Our interview with Dish about the controversial Ad Hopper

Potentially the most disruptive story of the year in TV has been Dish's launch of their, "Hopper" an update to their set-top-box that allows you to automatically skip commercials across up to six prime-time channels for up to eight days after the shows have aired. They've already been sued and are in court now with ABC, CBS, Fox and NBC. Boldly, they've chosen to go all out with their new product...

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