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Why Is Everybody Talking About ‘Game of Thrones'?

If you belong to that rare species that hasn't watched Game of Thrones or read the books on which it is based, and are wondering what the hell this hoopla is about, this post is for you. I am going to assume that you have been either living under a rock, or worse, have just come out of prison, in which case it's best you don't watch this series (I don't want you to get any more twisted, dark ideas).
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Why I'd Rather Watch Cricket On Mute

Cricket commentators manage to repeat the same overused phrases so many times during the course of a match, and with such great alacrity, that one wonders how many broken TVs (or heads) might have resulted were there no mute button. A part of the reason for this unending stream of inanity is the BCCI's stringent commentary guidelines...
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6 New Trends That Will Change TV-Viewing Forever

Many years ago, while I was in business school in Europe, we were asked to paint a future scenario for media. One of the scenarios we came up with and were told was very fanciful, was one in which a group of people would sit in the same auditorium to watch a movie but each would hear it in the language of his or her choice. Well, guess what? It's 2015 and that doesn't seem quite so out there anymore.