ARTICLES RELATING TO TELEVISION

Nanoco sees dots in TVs by mid-year

2014-03-25 17:56

British nanotechnology company Nanoco Group expects the first TVs using its quantum dots technology to be released by mid-year.

Cultural practices may cause weight gain in babies

2014-03-19 14:45

Cultural differences in childcare can influence childhood obesity, but everyone should do their best to prevent this early in life.

Toddlers blunted by too much TV

2013-11-27 05:00

Preschoolers who have a TV in their bedroom and are exposed to more background TV have a weaker understanding of other people's beliefs and desires.

Norway plans 12-hour TV show

2013-11-03 14:21

Hoping to take "slow TV" to a new level, Norway's public broadcaster will air 12 hours of knitting, complete with sheep shearing, needle tips, how to knit a cover for a Harley Davidson motorbike and a world record attempt.

Doctor Who to transcend time zones

2013-10-02 18:00

BBC has announced that one of it's longest running show that has a massive cult following, Doctor Who, will broadcast its 50th anniversary episode across the world, including SA, at the same time as its UK broadcast.

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Nigerian supermodel Oluchi Orlandi talks to Channel24 about Africa's Next Top Model.

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12 famous celebrity audition tapes

2013-09-25 12:40

Not everyone gets their big break from being spotted in the supermarket. Check out these audition tapes.

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The first American Horror Story: Coven trailer that gives you an idea of the story line for next season. And we got witches roaming.

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We bring you a list of fictional men who we love to hate.

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Downton Abbey fans get a glimpse of what's in store for their favourite Crawleys in the next season of the award-winning Brit series. (Warning: Slight spoilers ahead)

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WWE kicks off with a bang - to the head

2013-07-31 17:26

The WWE SA tour kicked off last night in Cape Town at the GrandWest Casino with enough fanfare to last for days. Here is what went down.

GOT leeches off Skins actor

2013-07-22 20:38

Joe Dempsie, who plays the Baratheon bastard Gendry, didn't know beforehand that he would have real leeches put on him for a very intimate scene in season 3 of Game of Thrones.

Old Spice responds to Nando's spoof ad

2013-06-20 11:24

Old Spice has fought parody with parody, issuing a tongue-in-cheek response to Nando's most recent TV ad spoofing the men's fragrance's iconic "I'm on a horse" ad.

The vision of Youth Day as seen by Carl Zeiss Vision

2013-05-13 11:21

Research has shown that the sooner a child with vision problems gets to experience the world through quality lenses, the better his or her vision will develop as the years progress.

Raking it in: Clarkson's payout

2012-10-11 10:56

Top Gear presenter Jeremy Clarkson received a R44m payout from the production company Bedder 6, a play on the phrase "better sex", he started before selling his stake to the BBC for R209m.

The biggest parenting secret?

2012-09-11 11:03

What do most parents do, but not all of us will admit?

Hitachi to stop making televisions

2012-01-23 08:09

High-tech giant Hitachi says it will stop making televisions by the end of September as intense price competition hurts TV earnings worldwide.

Bad relationships? Get out - celebrity

2011-09-04 19:48

Noeleen Maholwana-Sangqu says women in bad relationships should stop feeling sorry for themselves and take action.

Govt to buy TV air time for ministers

2011-06-14 08:40

Government spokesperson Jimmy Manyi says ministers will appear on television to get their message across.

TV switchover will create jobs - Zuma

2011-02-10 20:34

The move to digital television will provide work for many South Africans, President Jacob Zuma says.

American Idol returns without Cowell

2011-01-20 10:33

It's a kinder American Idol without Simon Cowell.

Fox: We want House and Bones back

2011-01-14 14:37

Fox network executives have revealed details about their upcoming season lineup.

Lea Michele borrows mum's clothes

2011-01-10 16:07

Glee actress Lea Michele has revealed her mother Edith is her style icon and has admitted she borrows her clothes.

68th Annual Golden Globe Awards nominees

2010-12-14 16:16

The full list of nominees for the 68th Annual Golden Globe Awards, scheduled to take place in Beverly Hills on February 16.

Gwyneth Paltrow back on Glee

2010-12-14 10:33

Gwyneth Paltrow has confirmed she is to reprise her role as a substitute teacher on Glee.

 

Cultural practices may cause weight gain in babies

2014-03-21 07:30

Cultural differences in childcare can influence childhood obesity, but everyone should do their best to prevent this early in life.

Media devices at dinner spoil family life

2014-01-06 05:00

A study suggests that parents who let their teens use electronic devices or watch TV during family meals tend to serve less nutritious food and have poorer family communication.

Toddlers blunted by too much TV

2013-11-25 12:02

Preschoolers who have a TV in their bedroom and are exposed to more background TV have a weaker understanding of other people's beliefs and desires.

Drama moves from the big to the small screen

2013-10-07 20:15

Oscar-nominated Irish director Jim Sheridan believes Hollywood's obsession with money has pushed the drama genre to the small screen.

X Factor dons a Hunger Games style

2013-10-02 17:30

Simon Cowell has defended the ''cruel'' new X Factor rule which allows the judges to swap their final six contestants at the last minute.

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A very loving boyfriend turned a rejection into the most beautiful moment ever when he crashed his girlfriend's audition.

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The best Emmy moments

2013-09-23 12:12

Here is our pick of best moments from the Emmy Awards to look out for when you watch the rebroadcast tonight.

Terrifying TV for kids

2013-09-18 09:33

Are some TV programmes too sinister, weird or scary for children?

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HBO released a new trailer for the seemingly dark True Detective, starring film actors Matthew McCconaughey and Woody Harrelson.

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TV slows toddlers' development

2013-08-21 10:49

Toddlers who watch too much television have a more difficult time when they start kindergarten, a new study suggests.

Teen’s Xbox heart attack

2013-07-28 09:00

Mom suggests heart screening for kids after losing son to fatal heart attack.

Get a Reality Check this weekend

2013-07-06 06:30

The hyped up new show on e.tv Reality Check will be starting this Saturday, where you can see Babalwa Mneno, Nonhle Thema and Khanyi Mbau experience another side of SA life.

Top Gear comes to Durban

2013-06-16 11:22

Petrolheads cheered to the sound of engines revving as the second Top Gear Festival hit Durban’s streets and Moses Mabhida Stadium.

TV kills sperm!

2013-02-07 10:42

3 hours of TV a day could cut male fertility in half.

No TV for under 3s!

2012-10-09 15:05

Parents should consider limiting screen time for their kids.

Cellphones trump TV - survey

2012-02-29 12:09

South Africans spend more time on their mobile devices than on watching television or listening to the radio, according to a Mobile Media Consumption survey.

McDonald’s channel comes to restaurants

2011-10-18 18:44

McDonald’s will roll out a high-definition television channel to nearly 800 restaurants in southern and central California by March.

Gola disses sushi king’s bull

2011-09-04 17:15

Sushi king Kenny Kunene has a new enemy – and it’s no joke.

Is Kutcher man enough for Sheen role?

2011-05-14 22:07

There's a new man on the scene at Two and a Half Men. But is Ashton Kutcher man enough to take over from Charlie Sheen?

TV switchover will create jobs - Zuma

2011-02-10 20:34

The move to digital television will provide work for many South Africans, President Jacob Zuma says.

68th Annual Golden Globe Awards Winners

2011-01-17 05:21

The full list of winners named at the 2011 Golden Globe Awards, hosted by Ricky Gervais and held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel.

ABC renews popular shows

2011-01-11 12:13

Fans of Grey's Anatomy and five other ABC TV series can rest easy: The network says the shows will be coming back next season.

Hot new TV shows in 2011

2011-01-10 10:59

Terra Nova, Landmark, Off the Map... The who's who and what's what of must-see TV in 2011.

NBC to bring American Idol rival

2010-12-14 11:56

NBC is banking on some reality show royalty to create a new singing competition to challenge American Idol.

Dexter stars split

2010-12-14 08:14

Michael C. Hall and his wife Jennifer Carpenter have filed for divorce.

 
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