Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.


3888 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 163


Topic # 115640 2-Apr-2013 14:06
Send private message

I was enjoying the Americans on TV3 on Monday nights, then they made it late, so I recorded it and watch it later in the week... now it seems to have vanished from Monday night.

Does anyone know what's going on?





Promote New Zealand - Get yourself a .kiwi.nz domain name!!!

Check out mine - i.am.a.can.do.kiwi.nz - don@i.am.a.can.do.kiwi.nz


View this topic in a long page with up to 500 replies per page Create new topic
 1 | 2
1160 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 147


  Reply # 790705 2-Apr-2013 14:16
Send private message

think it was an easter thing.

it appears to be back next week

http://www.screenscribe.tv/channels/next-week-in-hd-april-6-12/

246 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 29


  Reply # 791817 2-Apr-2013 17:24
Send private message

Thankfully just a one week break.

It really is a great show, the two lead characters are awesome.

227 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 13


  Reply # 791837 2-Apr-2013 17:56

Yeah it's a great program alright but according to TeeVoid it's on next Tuesday at midnight! geez midnight, what's up with that?

227 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 13


  Reply # 791839 2-Apr-2013 18:04

Oh okay! "The Blue Rose" is a double episode prior to "The Americans" no worries, that's a good watch too.

1572 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 311

Lifetime subscriber

  Reply # 791841 2-Apr-2013 18:05
Send private message

there is a 2 week break in the USA, Eposide 8 screened on 20th March, Eposide 9 due to screen 3rd April

1299 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 202


  Reply # 791859 2-Apr-2013 18:53
Send private message

They didn't even give it a chance before moving to near midnight. One of my favourite programs at moment, it's different.

1523 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 115


  Reply # 791866 2-Apr-2013 19:05
Send private message

It is on Hulu, but only 8 episodes 

2508 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 1162


  Reply # 791875 2-Apr-2013 19:22
One person supports this post
Send private message

Does anyone really care about what time a show screens at nowadays? It's not like we have to sit up and wait for it anymore, that's why we have recorders.


999 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 70

Subscriber

  Reply # 791897 2-Apr-2013 19:40
One person supports this post
Send private message

DonGould: I was enjoying the Americans on TV3 on Monday nights, then they made it late, so I recorded it and watch it later in the week... now it seems to have vanished from Monday night.

Does anyone know what's going on?



Great show.

Jon



3888 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 163


  Reply # 791983 2-Apr-2013 22:13
Send private message

semigeek: It is on Hulu, but only 8 episodes 


Thank you... I do hope the FTA (Advertiser paid for TV) guys are paying a little attention...

I've resisted the urge to go down loading my content and cutting out the local .nz guys...  but my patients really is wearing thin and I can fully understand why so many others are just mocking the industry and using VPNs.

I don't give a hoot if it's Easter or what the excuse.  I feel like I'm being teased and that just annoys me.

Today I just increased my data plan by another 50%. 

I know my hawls are hollow and no one really gives to rats about little Don Gould from Mairehau... and perhaps I do have an overly large sense of entitlement to content 'that I'm not even paying for'.

That's ok. 

Interesting discussion on the building site today...  5 guys just standing around talking about 1Tb drives and who's got the most movie content.  The guy that won that conversation was the guy with the original Mickey Mouse movies that everyone else wanted.

Not quite the conversation I would have expected on a building site two decades ago, but there you have it.






Promote New Zealand - Get yourself a .kiwi.nz domain name!!!

Check out mine - i.am.a.can.do.kiwi.nz - don@i.am.a.can.do.kiwi.nz




3888 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 163


  Reply # 791985 2-Apr-2013 22:19
Send private message

kendog: Thankfully just a one week break.

It really is a great show, the two lead characters are awesome.


Yes, I find it one of the more interesting shows to come out of the US in a while.

The political issues and the fact that the US would present the issues from the Russian POV with the Russians being presented as the good guys is very interesting to me.

While I get that it's drama and it's carefully tuned to engage us as entertainment that we want to keep watching, which is does very well I think, it does make you wonder just how much crap has gone on in the past and still today?

There's some real Tin Foil Hat stuff there.

Seeing the technology is also interesting.  Just makes you think how far we've come in such a short time.

What frightens me is how much money is poured into these games?  I look at the likes of the GCSB and wonder how much money we throw at that and wonder if it's money so that different groups can play war games while others in our community live in poor housing and can't find meaningful employment?






Promote New Zealand - Get yourself a .kiwi.nz domain name!!!

Check out mine - i.am.a.can.do.kiwi.nz - don@i.am.a.can.do.kiwi.nz




3888 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 163


  Reply # 791987 2-Apr-2013 22:20
Send private message

JimmyH: Does anyone really care about what time a show screens at nowadays? It's not like we have to sit up and wait for it anymore, that's why we have recorders.



Agreed.  But when it jumps about the place it makes it hard to record.





Promote New Zealand - Get yourself a .kiwi.nz domain name!!!

Check out mine - i.am.a.can.do.kiwi.nz - don@i.am.a.can.do.kiwi.nz




3888 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 163


  Reply # 791991 2-Apr-2013 22:22
Send private message

wakaridnnz: Oh okay! "The Blue Rose" is a double episode prior to "The Americans" no worries, that's a good watch too.


Yes have to agree about the blue rose.  I'm enjoying that one as well.  I like those guys, they were good in Outrageous Fortune and this one is quite clever as well.






Promote New Zealand - Get yourself a .kiwi.nz domain name!!!

Check out mine - i.am.a.can.do.kiwi.nz - don@i.am.a.can.do.kiwi.nz


1816 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 337

Subscriber

  Reply # 792048 3-Apr-2013 08:01
Send private message

JimmyH: Does anyone really care about what time a show screens at nowadays? It's not like we have to sit up and wait for it anymore, that's why we have recorders.


If a channel doesn't advertise adequately WHEN a show will be on, it becomes nigh on impossible to record.

I had that with The Amazing Race - one moment it's on a Friday (or Monday - can't quite remember) and the next it turns up a couple of weeks later (unannounced) on a saturday afternon at 1pm.

I missed two episodes and completely lost the thread of what was going on.
First-World problem, I know, but really? A little notice would be nice.




Handsome Dan Has Spoken.

542 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 42


  Reply # 792049 3-Apr-2013 08:07
Send private message

Don,

You can't blame TV3 (even though they annoy me a lot) as the break was a US thing not a NZ thing so TV3 didn't have an episode to show.

US networks especially the FTA ones don't alwys play their programmes every week.

 1 | 2
View this topic in a long page with up to 500 replies per page Create new topic

Twitter »

Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:





News »

Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central launches
Posted 10-Jul-2018 10:40


Spark completes first milestone in voice platform upgrade
Posted 10-Jul-2018 09:36


Microsoft ices heated developers
Posted 6-Jul-2018 20:16


PB Technologies charged for its extended warranties and warned for bait advertising
Posted 3-Jul-2018 15:45


Almost 20,000 people claim credits from Spark
Posted 29-Jun-2018 10:40


Cove sells NZ's first insurance policy via chatbot
Posted 25-Jun-2018 10:04


N4L helping TAKA Trust bridge the digital divide for Lower Hutt students
Posted 18-Jun-2018 13:08


Winners Announced for 2018 CIO Awards
Posted 18-Jun-2018 13:03


Logitech Rally sets new standard for USB-connected video conference cameras
Posted 18-Jun-2018 09:27


Russell Stanners steps down as Vodafone NZ CEO
Posted 12-Jun-2018 09:13


Intergen recognised as 2018 Microsoft Country Partner of the Year for New Zealand
Posted 12-Jun-2018 08:00


Finalists Announced For Microsoft NZ Partner Awards
Posted 6-Jun-2018 15:12


Vocus Group and Vodafone announce joint venture to accelerate fibre innovation
Posted 5-Jun-2018 10:52


Kogan.com to launch Kogan Mobile in New Zealand
Posted 4-Jun-2018 14:34


Enable doubles fibre broadband speeds for its most popular wholesale service in Christchurch
Posted 2-Jun-2018 20:07



Geekzone Live »

Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.



Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.