[mythtv-users] Watching TV the "MythTV way" and finding new programs

Brad DerManouelian myth at dermanouelian.com
Sat Mar 31 05:25:47 UTC 2007

On Mar 30, 2007, at 10:16 PM, Chad wrote:

> Hello fellow Mythers!
> So, I am just thinking ahead, say 5 years.  If I continue to watch
> MythTV the way it's intended (without channel flipping, usually
> without commercials) how am I supposed to know what new series come
> out, what they are about, and what channels they are on?  I know that
> mythwish (aka WishTV, aka TVWish) exists, and that is probably what I
> will use.  But for the general myth user who may be unaware of TVWish,
> how do they find out about new programs?  Co-workers?  Sure, that's
> probably my best source.  But what about say, the lonely programmer.
> They don't have much interaction from co-workers so they don't get to
> hear about the new series coming out.  Family?  Yep, that's my
> secondary source.
> But without channel flipping and commercials (and the above mentioned
> possible alternatives), it seems that MythTV won't be necessary after
> all the series I currently watch die off, get cancelled, or just end
> suddenly.
> Any thoughts?  Is there a good centralized location to go to find out
> about new shows without having to be bombarded with Kentucky Fried
> Chicken commercials?
> -Chad

Once in a while I go to Manage Recordings>Schedule Recordings>Search  
Lists>New Titles and scroll through to see if there's anything  
interesting in there.

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