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Iggy Azalea doesn't care about being 'cool' Iggy Azalea doesn't care about being 'cool'

As Iggy Azalea readies the release of her sophomore…

Harrelson's marijuana dispensary bid Harrelson's marijuana dispensary bid

Woody Harrelson has applied to open one of Hawaii's…

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Concern over cancellation of Asian news services on Sky
Concern over cancellation of Asian news services on Sky

Chinese news and programmes in Japanese and Korean languages will not be broadcast on Sky TV from March.

TVNZ tries Netflix-style binge-watching
TVNZ tries Netflix-style binge-watching

TVNZ will trial a binge-watching strategy normally used by pay-for-view broadcasters in a bid to hook viewers into new drama…

John Drinnan: NZ movies making their mark
John Drinnan: NZ movies making their mark

Auckland's Four Knights Film has emerged as the face of a re-energised film industry.

Netflix about to ruin it for everyone
Netflix about to ruin it for everyone

Streaming service crackdown means New Zealand will no longer be able to use US Netflix.

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Netflix CEO announces $100m fund for education
Netflix CEO announces $100m fund for education

Netflix founder and chief executive Reed Hastings is creating a $100 million foundation for education…

Sky customers' anger over 'awful' update

Angry and frustrated customers have lamented a new update as slow, causing the picture to lag, and say it has a small, difficult-to-read…

TVNZ dress code: 'They've dumbed it down enough'

Leading New Zealand fashion designer says Television New Zealand's new casual dress code is the wrong cut for the image-driven…

TVNZ staff told to dial back the glam

TVNZ has asked its female reporters to look less glamorous and men have been told to be more blokey under 2016's new dress…

John Drinnan: Sky TV's big battle
John Drinnan: Sky TV's big battle

The mainstream battle for pay TV subscribers will likely heat up during the New Year.

MediaWorks and the $17m miracle

The night before Christmas, not much was stirring except for the curious issue of 17,084,000 MediaWorks shares to its enigmatic…

Social media, upgraded theatres drive $11b year

It takes more than "Star Wars" to make an $11 billion year.

Hollywood box-office sales rise to $11b

North American box-office sales crossed the $11 billion mark, industry researcher Rentrak Corp said Tuesday in a statement…

Disney has a problem 'Star Wars' can't fix

As more viewers opt to pay less for TV - or cut the cord altogether - Disney's heaping of stunningly pricey sports-TV contracts…

Big Bang Theory sued over copyright breach
Big Bang Theory sued over copyright breach

The heirs to a New Hampshire teacher who wrote a poem about a "soft kitty" say TV's "The Big Bang Theory"…

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