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Sharon Osbourne Cohost Sheryl Underwood Says She Suffered PTSD Following Heated ‘The Talk’ Debate

Music industry manager and television personality Sharon Osbourne is now facing more accusations after a heated discussion last month on The Talk. What started as a discussion about Piers Morgan — and ended with a heated exchange over race in general — has now dramatically altered the career of Sharon Osbourne. During the March 10th […]

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Meat Loaf Is Launching a Reality Dating Series Called “I’d Do Anything For Love… But I Won’t Do That”

Photo Credit: Steffen Löwe Gera / CC by 2.0 Meat Loaf is launching a reality dating series based on his hit song, “I Would Do Anything For Love.” Meat Loaf, real name Michael Lee Aday, has struck a partnership with Nobody’s Hero to produce the show. The relationship competition series will be executive produced by […]

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Netflix Says It Has ‘No Plans’ To Test Spatial Audio Support, Lagging Behind

Photo Credit: Thibault Penin Netflix has put to bed rumors that it is testing AirPods spatial audio support for its platform. Earlier this month, Digital Music News reported that spatial audio support might come to the streaming video service “later this spring.” Netflix says it is not currently testing spatial audio support for AirPods or […]

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Britney Spears Breaks Her Silence After Controversial Documentary Airs

Photo Credit: hnkkk / CC by 2.0 After the ‘Framing Britney Spears’ documentary aired on FX, Britney has finally spoken out. The documentary explores the controversial conservatorship under which her father, Jamie Spears, manages her estate. Many fans have taken to the #FreeBritney hashtag on social media to express their support for the singer to […]

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The Dallas Mavericks Will No Longer Play the National Anthem Before Games — Other NBA Teams May Follow

A recent Dallas Mavericks game at the American Airlines Center (photo: Hans Hans) Late last year, we first reported on NBA discussions to remove the National Anthem entirely from games. Now, the Dallas Mavericks have become the first team to eliminate the Anthem from its pre-game ceremonies. The decision to remove the National Anthem, or […]

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New Amazon Prime Channel Features Rare Concert Footage and Music Documentaries

Photo Credit: Amazon The Coda Collection is a new Amazon Prime Channel for rare live concert footage and more. The channel will also feature music documentaries, exclusive premieres for films, and more. The channel will focus almost exclusively on artists and music through exploring old footage and situations. Variety reports that some of the titles […]

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Netflix Update Brings Better Audio Experience For Android Users

Photo Credit: Sayan Ghosh A new Netflix Android app update makes audio sound better in noisy environments. Netflix has adopted the xHE-AAC audio codec, which the company says should improve the sound quality. It offers better intelligibility in noisy environments, can adapt to variable cellular connections, and can scale to studio-quality depending on the connection. […]