seven-sharp-logoSeven Sharp featured a couple from Palmerston North tonight who have had 22 gnomes stolen from their garden. They were looking after them for a friend who suffers from tetraplegia. Returning to the studio we see Heather du Plessis-Allan (filling in for Toni) laughing.

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Perhaps the fortunes of TV3’s 3rd Degree have turned around and audiences have finally warmed to the combination of Duncan Garner and Samantha Hayes after last week saw a jump to an average audience of 232,140 viewers.  This was the fourth highest rating episode of the series to date and well above the average of 190,422 for 2013.

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This week, a case has entered the US Supreme Court that sees tech startup Aereo being challenged over whether their streaming content service is legal or if it breaches the rights of broadcasters. Winning this case is likely to have a significant impact on free-to-air networks and their licensing agreements if carriers who are currently paying can effectively bypass them as well as other implications for cloud based services.

Have a listen to this podcast from Deadline:

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Top 20 most time shifted shows

  1. Revenge: 48600 (TV2, 9:35pm – 10:35pm)
  2. Step Dave: 42030 (TV2, 8:35pm – 9:35pm)
  3. NCIS: 41750 (TV3, 8:35pm – 9:30pm)
  4. Women Behind Bars Life & Death: 36920 (TV ONE, 9:40pm – 10:45pm)
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How many people have been waiting for this news? On May 6th, The Daily Show with Jon Stewart returns to Comedy Central, 9 hours after airing in the US.