The government is looking to integrate the BBC iPlayer and its kin into the TV Licence, in plans that will mean anyone watching any of the terrestrial catch-up services will require a licence, regardless of TV ownership.
US monitoring body the American Academy of Pediatrics has updated its research on the effects of TV-watching on toddlers, concluding that there are "potentially negative effects and no known positive effects" from plonking baby down in front of the box.
The knowingly sexist Duke Nukem has got himself in trouble with the UK Advertising Standards Authority, which has barred publisher 2K Games from showing its lapdancing-themed Duke advert before 11.00pm.
Sesame Street was instrumental in teaching generations of screen-bound children how to count and learn the alphabet. So it's only natural that kids would want to get inside that world, right? Microsoft's done it, and it's gonna make kids scream.
Looks like Fox decided spending £3.2 million an episode is a price worth paying for Homer and the rest of the Simpsons family, as they've just signed up for the show's 24th and 25th series. The well-paid voice-actors will see a 30 per cent cut in wages, to around £192,000 per episode. Poor dears. [Hollywood Reporter]
If the novelty of watching three old, tired men being cynical about the performance claims of electric cars hasn't yet worn thin, here's a new toy for you -- TomTom GO LIVE Top Gear edition. It has Jeremy Clarkson's voice.
Rihanna has spoiled it for everyone -- new guidance from TV regulator Ofcom has again called for broadcasters to watch the amount of grinding and bottom shots in music videos and performances shown before the 9.00pm "watershed" psychological barrier.