TV Junkie: A History – Part 2

A bit over six years ago I wrote down of which TV shows I’ve seen more than one season, many of them more than half and often enough 90-100% of a show. Back then it added up to 247 shows. Now I’ve checked again and noticed that I’ve missed shows back then (e.g. Alias and…

Silicon Valley

Silicon Valley @ Wikipedia Silicon Valley @ IMDb Synopsis: Unlike AMC’s Halt and Catch Fire, HBO chose to do a comedy based on today’s Silicon Valley. While working at a Google-like company and living in a start-up incubator, Richard almost accidentally develops a new super-compressing, lossless audio algorithm. And now he has to make a…

Halt and Catch Fire

Halt and Catch Fire @ Wikipedia Halt and Catch Fire @ IMDb Synopsis: Set in the early 1980s this is about three employees of a IBM PC clone manufacturer company who want to build a new kind of PC. They start off reverse engineering the IBM BIOS and then go from there. These three people…