Peter Capaldi and Jenna Coleman star as The Doctor and Clara Oswald on the BBC science fiction drama Doctor Who. Ray Burmiston/Ali/BBC America hide caption

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TV's New Doctor Who Has An Old Connection To The Series

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Starting Thursday, FXX will air all 552 episodes of The Simpsons in the longest single-series marathon in TV history. AP hide caption

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Prepare For 'The Simpsons' Marathon With Interviews From The 'Fresh Air' Archives

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Syfy's Wizard Wars is a reality series featuring a new team of magicians each week, who are challenged to transform random props into magical illusions. Dale Berman/Syfy/Syfy hide caption

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On 'Wizard Wars,' Contestants Must Make Magic From The Mundane

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Deggans: 2013 Offered Up More TV Cast Diversity, Foreign Shows

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Sportvision uses helicopter and water-based platforms to superimpose the national flags of competing teams over broadcasts of the America's Cup sailing competitions. Courtesy of Sportvision hide caption

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Sportvision Wants To Take You (Home) To The Ballgame

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Actress Marcia Wallace has died at age 70. She was a fixture on American television for decades, thanks to long-running roles on The Bob Newhart Show and The Simpsons. Angela Weiss/Getty Images hide caption

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A study shows digital media consumption will surpass TV viewing for the first time this year. iStockphoto.com hide caption

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ABC's Live Streaming Aimed At Keeping Cable Cords Intact

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Startup CEO Wields Small Antenna In TV Streaming Battle

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The buttons, symbols and signs on many modern TV remotes make for one confusing user interface. iStockphoto.com hide caption

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Why Are TV Remotes So Terrible?

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