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10 New Apps for Chromecast

ChromecastGoogle’s Chromecast just added 10 more apps, which more than doubles its existing numbers.

The new apps are: Vevo, Red Bull.TV, Songza, The Washington Post’s PostTV, Viki, Revision3, BeyondPod, Plex, Avia and RealPlayer Cloud. Read more

Joseph Gordon-Levitt’s HitRECord To Launch TV Show Powered By The Internet

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Joseph Gordon-Levitt is more than an actor, director, producer and writer—he also has his own collaborative production company, HitRECord, which enables writer, musicians, photographers, video editors and other creatives to collaborate on all sorts of projects from video and audio to images and text. This week, Levitt announced that HitRECord is partnering with Pivot, a new cable TV network to bring their collaborative platform to television with a collaborative variety show called ‘Hit RECord on TV’.

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Interactive TV Shows Coming To Xbox Live By End Of Year

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It looks like it won’t be long before Xbox Live users will be enjoying Microsoft original interactive TV content. GigaOM’s Janko Roettgers reports that at All Things Digital’s Dive into Media conference, Microsoft’s Entertainment and digital media President, Nancy Tellem, announced that the company is working on producing its own premium interactive TV shows by the end of this year.

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Only 3 of Hulu’s Top 10 Dramas of 2012 Are Actually Available on Hulu

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As 2012 comes to a close, Hulu has released their top 10 lists for the best TV dramas and TV comedies of the year. But if you’re interested in watching many of the shows on Hulu’s lists you may have to go elsewhere to get your fix. Only three of the streaming site’s picks for the best dramas of 2012 and eight of their picks for the best comedies are actually available on Hulu.

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