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It’s Official, SideReelers! has been acquired and is now officially a part of Rovi Corporation. We have exciting new features in the works and now with Rovi, we plan to continue to help you find, track and watch your favorite shows at We have come a long way since 2007 (wiki, anyone?!) and we want to […]

Reel Rants: Valentine’s Day

Yael gives us her take on Valentine’s Day, aka, “Single’s Awareness Day.” Find out how you can get the most out of your Valentine’s Day and fight obesity with your special someone.

The SideReel iOS App Has Arrived!

See TV Listings, Buy Shows, and Create a Personal Calendar – From Anywhere SideReel today announced the availability of an iPhone/iPad app designed to help users find, track and watch their favorite TV shows anytime, anywhere. It is available in the iTunes App Store. With the app, you can: • Find favorite TV shows • […]

SideReel Survey of Online TV Behavior Finds Unexpected Results: Users Aging, Social Networking Not Important, 5% Own iPad

SideReel, the largest independent TV destination on the web with more than 10 million monthly unique users, released results from an online video survey of 1800+ users today. Conducted in December 2010, the survey identifies usage patterns in the areas of social media, Web TV, and the use of connected devices. “People are mixing new […]

SideReel Annual Survey Preview: We’re Getting Old!

SideReel users – we’re getting old! Well, old-ER anyway. Results of SideReel’s annual survey found that the average user age has jumped from 26 years old to 29 since we last checked. Now before we all run out and stock up on anti-aging cream, let’s review what happened in 2010 in online video to bring […]

Our Favorite Videos and the 2010 Blooper Reel

As we get ready to say sayonara (Snookiara?) to 2010, Reel TV editors Heather and Will bring us their favorite SideReel videos from the year – and of course – the requisite blooper reel! Enjoy! Happy New Year!

Online TV Trends – Week of December 6, 2010

SideReel TV Trends – Top 10 Shows for the Week of December 6, 2010: Gossip Girl once again took the number one spot for shows on SideReel. How I Met Your Mother was up four spots this week to claim the #2 spot, and Dexter came in at #3. The next few weeks should be […]

Online TV Trends – Week of November 29, 2010

SideReel TV Trends – Top 10 Shows for the Week of November 29, 2010: Gossip Girl, Dexter and Glee took the top three spots for most popular shows on SideReel last week. No huge surprises here, but as the Dexter finale airs this week, it has a good chance of claiming the #1 spot. How […]