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2013 Prime Time Emmy nominations

Thu, 07/18/2013 - 09:53
Nominees for the top awards.

Drama series

Breaking Bad, AMC
Downton Abbey, PBS
Homeland, Showtime
Game of Thrones, HBO
House of Cards, Netflix
Mad Men, AMC

Lead actor in drama series:

Hugh Bonneville, Downton Abbey, PBS
Bryan Cranston, Breaking Bad, AMC
Jeff Daniels, The Newsroom, HBO
Jon Hamm, Mad Men, AMC
Damian Lewis, Homeland, Showtime
Kevin Spacey, House of Cards, Netflix

Lead actress in a drama series

Connie Britton, Nashville, ABC
Claire Danes, Homeland, Showtime
Michele Dockery, Downton Abbey, PBS
Vera Farmiga, Bates Motel, A&E
Elisabeth Moss, Mad Men, AMC
Kerry Washington, Scandal, ABC
Robin Wright, House of Cards, Netflix

Outstanding comedy series
The Big Bang Theory, CBS
Girls, HBO
Louie, FX
Modern Family, ABC
30 Rock, NBC
Veep, HBO

Lead actor in comedy series

Jason Bateman, Arrested Development, Netflix
Louis CK, Louie, FX
Don Cheadle, House of Lies, Showtime
Matt LeBlanc, Episodes, Showtime
Jim Parsons, Big Bang Theory, CBS
Alec Baldwin, 30 Rock, NBC

Lead actress in comedy series

Lena Dunham, Girls, HBO
Laura Dern, Enlightened, HBO
Tiny Fey, 30 Rock, NBC
Amy Poehler, Parks and Recreation, NBC
Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Veep, HBO
Edie Falco, Nurse Jackie, Showtime

Outstanding Supporting Actor In A Comedy Series
Adam Driver, Girls, HBO
Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Modern Family, ABC
Ed O'Neill, Modern Family, ABC
Ty Burrell, Modern Family, ABC
Bill Hader, Saturday Night Live, NBC
Tony Hale, Veep, HBO

Outstanding Supporting Actress In A Comedy Series
Mayim Bialik , The Big Bang Theory, CBS
Jane Lynch,Glee, FOX
Sofia Vergara , Modern Family, ABC
Julie Bowen,Modern Family, ABC
Merritt Wever , Nurse Jackie, Showtime
Jane Krakowski ,30 Rock, NBC
Anna Chlumsky , Veep, HBO

2 Pack MoCA Adapters plus POE Filter

Thu, 07/18/2013 - 09:24
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Big Brother 7/17/2013

Thu, 07/18/2013 - 07:07
The disclaimer was there again, but no real mention of any of the racist stuff. Perhaps it's going to be there for the rest of the season.

Any doubts now that Elissa is winning MVP every week? Even the house guests seem to be resigned to the fact. Great idea, terrible execution. CBS HAD to know it was going to turn out that way, didn't they?

While I'm not a fan of Elissa, I'll give her kudos for standing her ground and trying to play her game and putting Spencer up. While game play wise, Amanda was right, I want to see Spencer go.

I felt bad for Kaitlyn. She did what she had to do, but I understand how hard it is to get rid of someone you're close to. At least there really was some closeness there.

I knew Helen was using crocodile tears with the guys to try and get info from them. For using "waterworks" there sure was no real tears. I could see through that a mile away. But I'm smarter than either of those guys.

Glad to see Jeremy going. He's a self absorbed blow hard (or at least he plays one on TV). Still wish it was Aaryn, but I'm fine with either of them going.

On Helen. I guess when you're in the house, or the jungle or where ever you are in these games, you see things differently, but I STILL don't get why people take things so personally when they are lied to. It's a game, and that's part of it. Why would I tell my "enemy" anything truthful, or, expect them to tell me the truth? Why get upset when they lie to you? If I was playing, I'd take EVERYTHING people tell me with a grain of salt, even allies. I'd play my own game and "use" people when I need to. And I'd play the game knowing full well that others probably don't believe me either.

Any chance Jeremy can save himself? The only way I see it happening is if Aaryn says something SO vile to Helen's face that she just has to go. I don't see it happening though.

Suits : Season03,Episode01

Thu, 07/18/2013 - 05:28
The Arrangement
Jessica was married to a dude.
Having been (or currently being) married has nothing to do with someone coming out. Neither do previous heterosexual relationships.
If it's going to happen, I foresee Jessica or maybe Louis.
btw i'm watching suits in ustv.cc

Differences between Series 3 models

Thu, 07/18/2013 - 03:37

I was wondering what the difference is between the TCD65216 and the TCD648250B. Do both have slots for a cable card? I was looking at pictures of the TCD652160 and it did not see a cable card slot in the back. Did I miss it, or is there really one not there?

Also, which model is the more recent model? Or did they come out at the same time?

I am just trying to see which model is the "best model" for watching and recording HD tv. In your guys' opinion, which one is the better model to get (regardless of HDD size).


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Thu, 07/18/2013 - 03:07
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The Skins Season 7

Thu, 07/18/2013 - 02:11
skins Season 7 come back
e3 Rise: Part 1
e2 Fire: Part 2
e1 Skins Fire (1)
I'm watch on ustv.cc , how about you?

Tivo DVR & Computer need Ethernet

Wed, 07/17/2013 - 23:59
I have a D-Link router DIR-615/RE rated at 802l11b/g/n, a Motorola SB6121 Surfboard cable modem.

Right now I have my Tivo DVR connected to my router using Ethernet cabling so the DVR and Tivo can talk to one another.

I have my laptop computer connected to the Internet using WiFi through the router and modem.

Question # 1: Would streaming videos be better qualityif my computer was connected using Ethernet cabling instead of WiFi?

I need to keep my Tivo DVR connected via Ethernet.

Question #2: If I run an Ethernet cable from the router to my computerhow do I set up my router to feed Ethernet signals to my DVR and my computer?

Please let me know if I need to include additional info. Thanks.

Tivo to a Samsung PN60F5500

Wed, 07/17/2013 - 23:24
Just purchased a Samsung Smart TV. Got everything working, even the remote.
My question is this... What would be the best way to connect it to the tv? Should I connect it by HDMI to HDMI input 1, or should I connect it by a coax cable to the coax input? BTW, I'm watching my programming by just OTA, and the internet. If anyone that has had this dilemma, you might know why I'm asking. Any takers... Thanks for any input.

Can cable operators downgrade the video quality of digital channels

Wed, 07/17/2013 - 21:48
My question is do cable operators have the option to lower the bitrate of digital channels, thus lowering the video quality.

Hypothetical example: HBO's source feed might be 720p at 8Mbits per second, but the cable operator decides to lower it to 720p at 5Mbits per second in order accommodate all the channels and add more. At 5Mbit it would still look good, but if were compared to the original feed, people could see the difference.

Years ago I had a TVRO system, and the signal was so clean it was as good as anything on DVD or better. I know it was only 480i, but it was perfectly clean signal coming from the source. I remember watching Star Trek: The next generation off satellite, and it made cable TV look like VHS tape because quality was downgraded by the time it reached my house over cable.

tivo series 3, youtube cannot login

Wed, 07/17/2013 - 21:03
I cannot seem to login to my youtube account on my Series 3 DVR.

I tried at least 3 different user name combinations: my gmail email address, my youtube user/screen name, and my gmail/google user name (same as email).

I thought maybe because I possibly had a different password associated with my youtube account before google and youtube merged.

Finally is it be possible... I think YouTube changed their login procedures. They want people sign in with your google account instead of your youtube user name.

What is wrong here? Is youtube to blame?

Pixelation/noise - Snr - Signal Strength

Wed, 07/17/2013 - 19:19
I've had some recent pixelation/noise on both my 2-XL and my 4 - XL with Comcast/Motorola and NO TA. Using CableCard diagnostics I seem to have consistent 30 SNR and 76 or 77 Signal strength and of course I've restarted both machines. I've swapped the home runs at an amp that I use with taps and no splitters.

I use a home run to each location with a tap and a lead to the television direct and the second to the TiVo. Each home run is equal length. I've by-passed the amp and eliminated my modem from the mix and did the TV/TiVo's direct with no change.

My SB6120 displays 36 dB across all four channels and -1 dBV & -2 dBV PowerLevel "down"!

Is it conceivable that a "hit" on the CableCards would help the siuation or do I just need to approach Comcast for a check of the "drop to the house"?

I've never had issues and best I recall my signal strengths on the install when the 4 tuners were released were 90+ at the TiVo's and the televisions.

The connection at the grounding block was done when I did the original install and appears fine.

Channel list

Wed, 07/17/2013 - 18:19
I have a TiVo Premiere, and I have what is either a wish, or something that's doable but I don't know how:

I want the TiVo to automatically scan the entire CableCARD-from-Comcast channel list, check the channels I'm authorized for, and uncheck those for which I am not.

Is this doable? Does TiVo want to implement this? I'll take a TiVo employee out to lunch if they program this in. :-)


Never mind

Wed, 07/17/2013 - 18:01
It's working now.

Keith Olbermann to host new show on ESPN2, Premieres Aug. 26

Wed, 07/17/2013 - 12:59
This is rather surprising. Keith Olbermann has rejoined the ESPN family and will host an hour show entitled Olbermann on ESPN2 that will premiere August 26 at 11 pm ET.


Interesting to note that he won't be in Bristol; the show will broadcast from the ABC/Disney Times Square Studios. Wonder if that's because the guys in Bristol don't want him there, or that he didn't want to go there? :)

I wonder how long this will last before it goes down in grand and glorious flames, as have all of the rest of Olbermann's shows?


Wed, 07/17/2013 - 06:13
non-fatal error, but it keeps appearing from time to time when I refresh, only one of my TiVo's. Mostly the first time?

Code: >> RUNNING 'REMOTE NP List' JOB FOR TiVo: DVR HD Living Rm
RemoteInit - (IP=, port=1413): Connection timed out: connect
REMOTE job completed: 0:00:27
---DONE--- job='REMOTE NP List' TiVo=DVR HD Living Rm I always seem to get a full NPL however....

Little known facts about setup that most Tivo support personnel don't know

Wed, 07/17/2013 - 05:40
Mike's review linked below summarized some interesting info on a 'zero-tuner' Mini set-up...
  • Set-up requires allocation of a live tuner followed by deallocation
  • The Premiere 4/XL4 doesn't have MoCA enabled by default
  • The Premiere 4/XL4 can stream recorded programs to three different Mini's and still be recording four programs at the same time


My Tivo Premiere -- Loosing Faith

Wed, 07/17/2013 - 05:25
I bought the premiere 2 years ago on the $0 down or maybe it was $19.99 don't remember.

I have been a avid Tivo user and supporter since October 2006.

However Im loosing much faith in Tivo lately and I just need to put it out there.

Tivo needs to step up their game considerably, fact the HD interface is slow argue the point or not IT IS slow. There is simply no reason for this to happen Tivo says its alot of information transferring.. well not really for a dual core CPU plus its simply not that graphic intensive in the first place.

The remote with my new premiere didnt work at all but They replaced it 2 weeks later and has now faded and all the keys are unreadable now, my original Tivo Romote... still looks fine (cheap build)

Now Netflix is acting up I can barely watch anything without a screen freeze lack of response on buttons etc.

Cable company's are catching up with features, Dish and DirecTV already arguably have a better system in place or will so in a few more versions.

Tivo if you are making another device soon, please for gods sake consider my suggestions:

1. Radio signal based remote STANDARD (its cheap roku does it for under $60 box) no more pressing buttons 10 times for tivo to catch it.

2. Fix the damn interface NO more excuses you have had at least 4 years to address this.

3. No more useless channels (I guess this is more of my opinon) but we want Amazon Prime not AOL garbage that doesnt work or MLB.tv

Wish List or WTF list.

1. Steam box.. Extra charge... ridiculous $5 ... but still come on Tivo you are already charging me $15 for a TV guide.

Tivo I would hate to see you go out of business and I dont think it will be anytime soon.... but if you keep up with these low standards its going to be a rough road.

**Thats all I have to say, feel free to flame or comment***

KMTTG - can't install service

Wed, 07/17/2013 - 04:43
I'm attempting to setup 'auto_transfer' I created an entry ... then tried to install & start the service via the pull down and I get the following..

Code: [SC] StartService: OpenService FAILED 1060:

The specified service does not exist as an installed service.

kmttg service has not been installed
There was a problem installing kmttg service
[SC] OpenSCManager FAILED 5:

Access is denied.

There was a problem installing kmttg service
[SC] OpenSCManager FAILED 5:

Access is denied. I can't see any documentation to install manually.

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