Tag: TV

NewsSci-Fi

‘Star Trek Discovery’ premiere review: Smart, serious sci-fi on a slow burn

Another female captain to add to the diverse list of captains of Star Trek vessels. And I’m actually happy it’s finally someone from the East. Even more so, someone with a history of action films. Patrick Stewart had a history of films behind him too, but not all were action, and is mostly famous for his ¬†Shakespeare work.

Source: ‘Star Trek Discovery’ premiere review: Smart, serious sci-fi on a slow burn

Sci-Fi

The official full length TV launch trailer – Doctor Who Series 8 2014 – BBC One – YouTube

Added to calendar. I will probably do the same thing I did with Matt Smith. Watch the first couple of episodes to decide whether or not I like Peter Capaldi’s Doctor, then decide whether or not to stay watching thereafter.

via The official full length TV launch trailer – Doctor Who Series 8 2014 – BBC One – YouTube.

Technology

TV on Google Play

It would appear that Google Play now do TV shows. Kind of an “On Demand” thing. True, you still have to pay for the shows, but they’ve got some pretty big name shows there now:

And even for the learning types, they’ve got documentary series too:

They’re running a couple of free episodes at the moment via here.