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Summer 2013 Show Debuts – includes streaming

As Dale Roe points out in his Statesman.com column, this is no boring summer for tv.  There are dozens of tv show debuts and returning shows.

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TV Reviewer’s picks are in bold
* = new series

Sunday
5/26/2013 “Arrested Development,” Netflix – are you ready to do a 53 episode marathon to catch up with the streaming only release of the next episode? ”Arrested Development” made its triumphant return to life on Netflix at 2:01 a.m. CST on Sunday, May 26. Of course dedicated fans of the dysfunctional Bluth family were up and ready to watch the 15 new episodes streaming instantly on Netflix. All 15 episodes are available to watch at once.

Monday
5/27/2013 “The Glades,” 8 p.m., A&E
5/27/2013 “Hit the Floor,” 8 p.m., VH1*
5/27/2013 “Longmire,” 9 p.m., A&E
5/27/2013 “The Bachelorette,” 8 p.m., ABC

Tuesday
5/28/2013 “Extreme Weight Loss,” 7 p.m., ABC
5/28/2013 “The Haves and the Have Nots,” 8 p.m., OWN*
5/28/2013 “Brooklyn DA,” 9 p.m., CBS*

Wednesday
5/29/2013 “Baby Daddy,” 7:30 p.m., ABC Family
5/29/2013 “Love Thy Neighbor,” 8 p.m., OWN*
5/29/2013 “Melissa and Joey,” 7 p.m., ABC Family
5/29/2013 “The American Baking Competition,” 7 p.m., CBS*
5/29/2013 “What Would You Do?” 9 p.m., ABC Sunday
6/2/2013 “The Killing,” 7 p.m., AMC
6/2/2013 “The Venture Bros.,” 11 p.m., Adult Swim

Monday
6/3/2013 “The Fosters,” 8 p.m., ABC Family*
6/3/2013 “Mistresses,” 9 p.m., ABC*
6/3/2013 “Teen Wolf,” 9 p.m., MTV
6/3/2013 “East Los High,” Hulu*

Tuesday
6/4/2013 “Bang Goes the Theory,” 8 p.m., BBC America
6/4/2013 “America’s Got Talent,” 8 p.m., NBC

Wednesday
6/5/2013 “Through the Wormhole with Morgan Freeman,” 9 p.m., Science

Thursday
6/6/2013 “Burn Notice,” 8 p.m., USA
6/6/2013 “Graceland,” 9 p.m., USA*
6/6/2013 “In the Flesh,” 9 p.m., BBC America*

Friday
6/7/2013 “Continuum,” 9 p.m., Syfy

Saturday
6/8/2013 “Primeval: New World,” 9 p.m., Syfy*
6/8/2013 “Sinbad,” 8 p.m., Syfy*

Sunday
6/9/2013 “Falling Skies,” 8 p.m., TNT

Monday
6/10/2013 “Deon Cole’s Black Box,” 9 p.m., TBS*
6/10/2013 “King & Maxwell,” 9 p.m., TNT*
6/10/2013 “Major Crimes,” 8 p.m., TNT
6/10/2013 “Switched at Birth,” 7 p.m., ABC Family
6/10/2013 “The Winner Is …” 9 p.m., NBC*

Tuesday
6/11/2013 “Pretty Little Liars,” 7 p.m., ABC Family
6/11/2013 “Twisted” 8 p.m., ABC Family

Wednesday
6/12/2013 “Necessary Roughness,” 9 p.m., USA
6/12/2013 “Royal Pains,” 8 p.m., USA

Thursday
6/13/2013 “Sullivan & Son,” 9 p.m., TBS

Friday
6/14/2013 “Magic City,” 8 p.m., Starz

Saturday
6/15/2013 “Zero Hour,” 7 p.m., ABC

Sunday
6/16/2013 “Masterpiece Mystery: Inspector Lewis,” 8 p.m., PBS
6/16/2013 “True Blood,” 8 p.m., HBO

Wednesday
6/19/2013 “The Exes,” 9:30 p.m., TV Land
6/19/2013 “Franklin & Bash,” 8 p.m., TNT
6/19/2013 “Futurama,” 9 p.m., Comedy Central
6/19/2013 “Hot in Cleveland,” 9 p.m., TV Land
6/19/2013 “The Soul Man,” 10 p.m., TV Land

Thursday
6/20/2013 “Wilfred,” 9 p.m., FX

Saturday
6/22/2013 “666 Park Avenue,” 8 p.m., ABC

Sunday
6/23/2013 “Copper,” 9 p.m., BBC America
6/23/2013 “Crossing Lines,” 8 p.m., NBC*
6/23/2013 “Devious Maids,” 9 p.m., Lifetime*
6/23/2013 “Drop Dead Diva,” 8 p.m., Lifetime
6/23/2013 “Whodunnit?” 8 p.m., ABC*

Monday
6/24/2013 “Under the Dome,” 9 p.m., CBS*

Tuesday
6/25/2013 “Perception,” 9 p.m., TNT
6/25/2013 “Rizzoli & Isles,” 8 p.m., TNT

Wednesday
6/26/2013 “Big Brother,” 8 p.m., CBS

Saturday
6/29/2013 “Do No Harm,” 9 p.m., NBC

Sunday
6/30/2013 “Dexter,” 8 p.m., Showtime
6/30/2013 “Ray Donovan,” 9 p.m., Showtime*

Monday
7/1/2013 “American Ninja Warrior,” 7 p.m., NBC

Sunday
7/7/2013 “Masterpiece Mystery: Endeavour,” 8 p.m., PBS*

Monday
7/8/2013 “Get Out Alive With Bear Grylls,” 8 p.m., NBC*

Wednesday
7/10/2013 “Camp,” 9 p.m., NBC*
7/10/2013 “The Bridge,” 9 p.m., FX*
7/10/2013 “Moone Boy,” Hulu*

Thursday
7/11/2013 “Orange Is the New Black,” Netflix*
7/11/2013 “Hollywood Game Night,” 9 p.m., NBC*

Friday
7/12/2013 “Comedy Bang! Bang!” 9 p.m., IFC

Saturday
7/13/2013 “Being Human,” 9 p.m., BBC America

Sunday
7/14/2013 “The Newsroom,” 9 p.m., HBO

Tuesday
7/16/2013 “Covert Affairs,” 8 p.m., USA
7/16/2013 “Deal With It,” 9 p.m., TBS*
7/16/2013 “Suits,” 9 p.m., USA
7/16/2013 “Whose Line Is It Anyway?” 7 p.m., CW*

Saturday
7/20/2013 “Cedar Cove,” 7 p.m., Hallmark*

Monday
7/22/2013 “Web Therapy,” 10 p.m., Showtime

Sunday
7/28/2013 “Unforgettable,” 8 p.m., CBS

Thursday
8/1/2013 August 1: “The Awesomes,” Hulu*

Saturday
8/3/2013 “Hell on Wheels,” 8 p.m., AMC

Sunday
8/11/2013 “Breaking Bad,” 8 p.m., AMC
8/11/2013 “Low Winter Sun,” 9 p.m., AMC*
8/11/2013 “Talking Bad,” 10 p.m., AMC*

Sunday
8/25/2013 “Silk,” 8 p.m., PBS*

Review of the 60″ Sony BRAVIA NX810 Series 3D HDTV

60″ Sony BRAVIA NX810 Series 3D HDTV


Model Features:

  • Full HD 1080p with 3D
  • Dynamic Edge LED backlight with local dimming
  • Motionflow PRO 240Hz
  • BRAVIA Engine™ 3
  • BRAVIA Internet Video and Widgets
  • Built-in Wi-Fi

The 60″ Sony BRAVIA NX810 is designed to deliver dazzling Full HD 1080p resolution in three dimensions.  These top-of-the-line 3D Sony HDTVs feature advanced LED backlighting technology for incredibly high contrast levels, deep blacks and bright whites. Motionflow™ PRO 240Hz produces crisp, fluid motion in fast-action scenes. Simply add the Sony 3D sync transmitter and 3D active glasses (each sold separately) to watch 3D entertainment in HD. Connect to your home network via built-in Wi-Fi5 and instantly stream a wide variety of movies, TV shows, videos and music2.

Convenience Features

•Auto Photo Mode : via HDMI, via DLNA, via USB
•Auto Picture Setting w/ HDMI™ : Cinema, Sport, Music, Photo, Graphics, Game
•Auto Shut-off : Yes
•BRAVIA® Sync™ : Yes
•BRAVIA® Sync™ Menu Button : Yes (on Remote Control)
•Channel Block (with password) : Yes
•Channel Jump : Yes
•Channel Labels : Yes
•Channel Surf : Yes
•Control for HDMI™ (HDMI™ CEC) : Yes
•Edit Channel Labels : Yes
•Info Banner : TV Guide on Screen, PSIP, XDS
•Input Skip : Automatic
•Label Inputs : Yes
•Multiple Language Display : English, French, Spanish
•On-Screen Clock : Yes
•On-Screen Display for External Input : Yes
•On-Screen Operating Instructions : Yes
•On/Off Timer : Yes
•PIP (Picture in Picture) : PC Input(HDMI)/TV Channel&CVBS
•Parental Control : Yes
•Picture Adjustments Lock : Yes
•Picture Frame Mode : Yes
•Quick Start : Yes
•Scene Select : Auto, Cinema, Sports, Photo, Music, Game, Graphics, OFF
•Show/Hide Channels : Yes
•Sleep Timer : Yes
•Theatre Mode (Theatre Button) : Yes
•Theatre Mode with Cinema Surround : Yes
•USB Application(s) : Photo Viewer (jpeg), Photo Viewer (RAW), Music Player (mp3), Video Player (AVCHD), Video Player (AVC), Video Player (MPEG4)
•USB Player : Yes
•White Balance : RGB Gain/Bias

Weights and Measurements

Dimensions (Approx.) : 55 1/8 x 34 1/8 x 12″ (1400 x 865 x 303mm) with pedestal; 55 1/8 x 33 x 1 7/8″ (1400 x 836 x 45mm) without pedestal
Packaging (Approx.) : 58 1/2 x 36 1/4 x 9 7/8″ (1484 x 920 x 248mm)
Weight (Approx.) : 94.8 lbs. (43Kg) with pedestal; 80.7 lbs. (36.6Kg) without pedestal