Category: CBS

Streaming: Why Does the Picture Quality Change?

Q. I have four streaming services — Disney Plus, Netflix, Hulu and CBS All Access — and I like them all. But there’s one thing I don’t understand. Sometimes the picture is absolutely perfect, and then it blurs up a bit for several seconds, and then it goes back to the perfect picture! It doesn’t

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UPDATED: DIRECTV vs. CBS: When Will It End?

Q. I lost my CBS station on DIRECTV a few weeks ago and it has me worried quite a bit that I will miss the football games this year. Do you know when this fight between CBS and DIRECTV will end? — Charlie, Baltimore. Update: On August 8, AT&T and CBS reached a new deal,

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Networks Cancel 24 Shows In Annual Bloodbath

The networks have set off an explosion of pink slips over the last week, canceling 24 different prime time shows. May is the time when networks reshuffle their upcoming fall lineups so it’s not a surprise that so many shows would be sent packing now. Click Amazon: Today’s Deals of the Day. Click Amazon: Roku

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Does DIRECTV Now Carry CBS In Washington, D.C.?

Q. Does DIRECTV Now carry WUSA, the CBS affiliate in the Washington, DC area? My wife loves the shows on CBS (especially Big Bang Theory) and I don’t think I could subscribe without it. — Paul, Washington, DC. A. Paul, I am happy to report that DIRECTV Now, the live streaming service owned by AT&T,

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Samsung Adds CBS All Access to Smart TVs

Samsung has added the CBS All Access app to its 2015, 2016 and 2017 Smart TVs (Tizen models), the companies announced today. CBS All Access offers a live stream of the network in select markets as well as 10,000 episodes On-Demand including current primetime CBS shows and classics such as Medium, Cheers and Star Trek.

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CBS ‘Cancels’ Rookie Drama Amid Controversy

CBS has decided not to produce more episodes of Wisdom of the Crowd after its 13- episode run is over, The Hollywood Reporter writes. The decision effectively means the rookie drama has been cancelled, although the now final four episodes will air in the show’s Sunday night time slot of 8 p.m. ET. Click Amazon:

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Dish & CBS Sign New Deal; Blackout Over

Dish and CBS last night ended its brief carriage dispute and signed a new multi-year deal that returns the network’s programming to the satcaster’s lineup. Early Tuesday morning, CBS pulled 28 CBS-owned local stations from Dish after the two sides could not reach a new agreement. Click to see Amazon’s Black Friday Deals!  The blackout

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Dish Loses 28 CBS Stations In Fee Fight

Dish this morning lost 28 CBS-owned local stations in 18 markets due to a fee fight between the companies, both companies announced. Update: CBS said Wednesday that the two sides are still far apart in their negotiations. The blackout comes just two days before Thanksgiving when CBS will air its annual holiday football game between

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