Randy Jackson leaving 'American Idol' Jackson out. Randy Jackson, the lone original "American Idol" judge, says he won't be returning to the Fox talent competition. "To put all of the speculation to the rest, after 12 years of judging on `American Idol,' I have decided to leave after this season," Jackson said in a statement Thursday. More
NBC orders 5 new TV series for next season Sean Hayes, Parker Posey, Minnie Driver and Gillian Anderson have prominent roles in new television series that NBC will try next season. The network said Thursday that it had ordered five new series, in advance of its annual schedule announcement Sunday. More
Bieber bumped in onstage scuffle in Dubai Megastar singer Justin Bieber is known for his slick dance moves onstage. But spinning away from a mash-up between security guards and a rogue fan has become the hit of his concert in Dubai. Mobile phone video popped up across the Web on Monday showing a male fan rushing toward the 19-year-old performer, who was sitting at a piano on the edge of the stage. More
YouTube Claims Victory Over TV - Battle Won With One Billion Visitors Per Month With more than one billion unique visitors every month, YouTube asserted last night that the battle between television and the online video giant is over. YouTube claimed victory with six billion views per month. According to the Wall Street Journal, which cited Mark Mahaney's estimates, a stock analyst at RBC Capital Markets, that YouTube generated about $4 billion in revenue in 2012, up from $2.5 billion in 2011. More
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InventHelp Client Invention Ends Frustrating Searches for Missing Remotes (ALL-405) "In order to solve this problem I conceived my design," said an inventor from Atlanta, Ga. The REMOTE IT prevents a user from having to undergo a long, frustrating search for a misplaced remote control. As a result, it saves time and effort, avoids ... 11/20/2014 - 3:21 pm | View Link
R.I.P. Eugene Polley, inventor of the TV remote control died (Pics: 1st TV sold & Remote) Eugene Polley earned 18 U.S. patents for his inventions, which include the “Flash-matic” remote control. Introduced in 1955, the gadget “used a flashlight-like device to activate photo cells on the television set to change channels,” according to ... 05/24/2012 - 1:23 pm | View Link
TV Remote Control Inventor Dies The inventor whose device enabled people to watch TV without ever having to get up to change the channel has died. Eugene Polley, who developed the first wireless television remote control, was 96-years-old when he died Sunday in Chicago. Polley was an ... 05/23/2012 - 6:00 am | View Link
TV remote control inventor Eugene Polley dies at 96 The inventor of the television remote control has died at the age of 96, his former employer has said. Zenith Electronics said Eugene Polley passed away of natural causes on Sunday at a Chicago hospital. His 1955 invention, Flash-Matic, pointed a beam of ... 05/23/2012 - 12:54 am | View Link
TV remote control inventor passes away His invention, the first wireless TV remote, began as a luxury, but with the introduction of hundreds of channels and viewing technologies it has become a necessity. Just ask anyone who's lost a remote. Mr Polley died of natural causes on Sunday at a ... 05/22/2012 - 4:17 pm | View Link
The First Television Remote Control! (1961) The Remote Control used to be more complicated than setting the clock on your microwave. It's no wonder that the word "couch potato" is a recent term and ... 11/19/2014 - 3:37 am | View Website
The History of TV Remote Controls | eHow The first TV remote control was invented in the early 1950s by Commander Eugene F. McDonald Jr., the founder and president of Zenith Radio Corporation (Zenith ... 11/16/2014 - 4:16 am | View Website
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Who Invented The First TV Remote Control and When Was It ... For years I thought it was my own father that invented remote control technology. He had three remote controls, all of them voice activated. Very high tech. 11/11/2014 - 10:37 pm | View Website
Sony Pictures Entertainment suffered a major cyberattack on Monday, keeping its computer systems and network down for a second day.
Employees at the Culver City-based studio, unable to log onto their computers, resorted to working with pen, paper and landline telephones, according to the L. A. Times. Sources said that other branches of Sony were unaffected by the cyberattack.
A known hacker group took responsibility for the hack by leaving a message consisting of a list of threats, a red skeleton and the phrase claiming the hack on employees’ computer screens before Sony Pictures’ system went down.
Rockstar Games is giving away a custom designed Grand Theft Auto V-themed PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. The limited edition consoles are part of a competition hosted to celebrate the launch of the game on current-generation consoles. The consoles feature "an exclusive black-on-black Grand Theft Auto V design, laser etched on micro perforated metal panelling with hi-gloss deep green painted accents and a custom color-matched controller." More details can be found on the competition announcement page.