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Netflix finally beats HBO in Primetime Emmy wins at this year's awards

9 monthes ago   |   By The Verge

For a yearly awards ceremony, the 70th Primetime Emmy Awards were exciting in all the wrong ways. By the end of the first hour, the source of its drama had switched from wondering what the academy might have done right to predicting what would go wrong next. (In a nutshell: diversity, diversity, diversity.)
The night's B-plot - the race to see whether HBO would keep its title as the nation's leader in prestige television - was slightly less exhausting, although it was just as anticlimactic. During this year's Primetime Emmys telecast, Netflix bested HBO, taking home seven statuettes to...
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Netflix is getting mocked for tweeting 'Regina King deserves the world' for her Emmy win, after it canceled her show 'Seven Seconds'

Netflix is getting mocked for tweeting 'Regina King deserves the world' for her Emmy win, after it canceled her show 'Seven Seconds'

9 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

Regina King won the Emmy for lead actress in a limited series on Monday for Netflix's "Seven Seconds."
Netflix tweeted "REGINA KING DESERVES THE WORLD" in response to her win.
The tweet was quickly mocked, because Netflix canceled "Seven Seconds" earlier this year after one season.
Netflix is thrilled over Regina King's Emmy win for her performance on its show "Seven Seconds," but the streaming giant is being mocked for its enthusiasm.
King won her third Emmy on Monday for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited Series (she previously won in 2015 and 2016 for Supporting Actress in a Limited...
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Target takes aim at Prime Day with no-membership-required Deal Days, July 15-16

Target takes aim at Prime Day with no-membership-required Deal Days, July 15-16

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How to install an Android app you can't find in the Play Store

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Motorola One Pro may be Moto's saving grace in 2019

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Staples Canada Day sale discounts Nest Hub and Home Mini speakers

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Brace yourselves. Instagram is getting ready to show you even more ads

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Oppo reveals its in-display camera technology at MWC Shanghai

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Reddit quarantines Trump subreddit r/The Donald for violent comments

Reddit quarantines Trump subreddit r/The Donald for violent comments

Reddit has placed the controversial Donald Trump-focused subreddit r/The Donald behind a quarantine screen after “repeated” misbehavior that includes inciting violence. A... Read more ...