The Evolution Of Daredevil's Bloody, Beautiful Fight Scenes

Marvel's Daredevil has a lot of things going for it — but one thing that stands out is its visceral, thrilling fight scenes. These brawls aren't just visual splendour: they help convey Matt Murdock's evolution from Vigilante to Superhero. Join us as we take a spoiler-laden look at Daredevil's important fight scenes. » 4/15/15 4:53pm 4/15/15 4:53pm

This epic Daredevil hallway fight scene was filmed in a single take

Netflix's new TV show Daredevil is supposed to be fantastic . I haven't watched it yet but judging from this super long fight scene that was filmed entirely in a single take, I just might start tonight. I like the fight scene because it's choreographed perfectly and even though there were points where… » 4/14/15 9:26pm 4/14/15 9:26pm

The Future Of Watching Netflix, Or Why Smartwatches And VR Are Dumb

Netflix is about a week late to the April Fool’s Day party with a new video that jokes about the streaming company releasing a comically-huge smartwatch for you to stream your content to. Jokes aside, we spoke to Netflix’s Chief Product Officer about whether it will work on pilot apps for smartwatches, virtual reality… » 4/09/15 11:28pm 4/09/15 11:28pm

Daredevil's Red Costume Is Here And It's Pretty Damn Awesome

We've known that Netflix and Marvel's Daredevil show would build up Matt Murdock's outfit into the iconic red suit from the comics, but now they've revealed what it'll look like in all its crimson glory. Check it out, as well as a new featurette where Charlie Cox discusses Matt Murdock's origins!
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Netflix's Nostalgia Trips Are Squelching TV's Creativity

Netflix is apparently super close to inking a deal to reboot Full House, everyone’s favorite family-oriented sitcom about a grieving widower, his children, and his fuckup adult permanent houseguests leeching off his benevolence and remarkable real estate in San Francisco. And you know what? Uncles Jesse and Joey… » 4/03/15 12:45pm 4/03/15 12:45pm

Trailer: Netflix's new food series Chef's Table looks deliciously epic 

Netflix teamed up with David Gelb, the creator of Jiro Dreams of Sushi, to tell the story of six world class chefs and showcase their kitchens and, drool, their food. The trailer plays up the series as something epic (all that music!) but looks like it's going to reveal an interesting story of see the life of… » 3/30/15 11:30pm 3/30/15 11:30pm

HBO and Friends Want Their Own Pipes for Internet TV

Just when you thought the net neutrality debate had died down, a band of content providers now want special treatment. The Wall Street Journal reports that HBO, Sony, and Showtime are asking internet service providers to be treated as "managed" services. In other words, they want dedicated bandwidth for their video… » 3/19/15 5:28pm 3/19/15 5:28pm

Cable Channels Speed Up Shows to Squeeze in Extra Commercials

At some point, you've probably noticed a joke or two cut from a beloved movie or sitcom rerun—for those watching cable, at least. The reason being commercials and capitalism and America, etc.. But cable channels do more than just chopping. They are speeding up the very shows themselves. » 2/19/15 1:56pm 2/19/15 1:56pm

Find Your Next Netflix Binge-Watch With FlickSurfer

Why choose what you are going to watch next when you can let the algorithms decide for you? The question is, which recommendation engine are you going to trust? The built-in tips served up by iTunes, Spotify et al aren't quite as robust as they could be, and sometimes you want something a little more advanced.… » 2/19/15 9:41am 2/19/15 9:41am

House of Cards Season 3 Just Showed Up on Netflix For One Magical Moment

ARGH! House of Cards season 3 was up on Netflix for a few tantalizing moments. The new season of the Kevin Spacey vehicle is supposed to drop on February 27th. But something happened and it was live today. We were watching House of Cards! And then just as quickly as it was live, it was down. All life is woe. » 2/11/15 4:55pm 2/11/15 4:55pm

Does Binge-Watching Netflix Mean You're Depressed?

The way we consume television changed with the introduction of online streaming. Before, maybe a favorite show would run a marathon now and then, and there was always a chance you'd turn off the TV because"nothing good was on." Now, with almost any series on demand whenever you want, psychologists are becoming… » 2/08/15 9:30am 2/08/15 9:30am