reality tv

  • Meet Your New Reality TV Stars: Start Engine Announces Its First Class Of Startups

    Meet Your New Reality TV Stars: Start Engine Announces Its First Class Of Startups

    Today, Start Engine, the L.A.-based accelerator that's the focus of a new reality TV show, is announcing its first round of startups. The show, which comes from Cameron Casey, exec producer of the TechStars reality program on Bloomberg TV, will again film entrepreneurs in a documentary-style format as they make their way through a tech accelerator program. Read More

  • Startups Return To Reality TV: Producer Of Bloomberg’s TechStars Readies New Show

    Startups Return To Reality TV: Producer Of Bloomberg’s TechStars Readies New Show

    Startup founders are the new reality TV stars. No, really! Today, the exec producer of the TechStars TV show on Bloomberg TV, Cameron Casey, is announcing his plans to film a second startup-focused reality show. This time, the show will follow a group of entrepreneurs out in L.A., courtesy of a partnership with the StartEngine accelerator. But here's the big news: this time, the show is planned… Read More

  • ‘Ultimate Gamer’ TV show debuts tomorrow

    ‘Ultimate Gamer’ TV show debuts tomorrow

    Lest you think people won’t be interested in watching other people play video games on TV, don’t forget about how ridiculous the idea of watching people play poker was when it was first televised. In that spirit, a show called WCG Ultimate Gamer will debut on the Sci-Fi channel tomorrow night at 10:00 PM Eastern. WCG being short for World Cyber Games, which is apparently some sort of Olympiad… Read More

  • Poll: Reality TV or niche-specific social networks?

    Poll: Reality TV or niche-specific social networks?

    Announcing FederalContractor.us, a social network for federal contractors. Yes, you read that correctly. You know, when reality TV started getting really big, many thought that it’d only be a matter of time before people started realizing that they were watching the same premise over and over and over again. However, it seems that there’s no end in sight for reality TV. Every week… Read More

  • Finally, a reality show about ‘Rock Band 2’

    Finally, a reality show about ‘Rock Band 2’

    This is kind of along the lines of the Onion’s World of World of Warcraft spoof, except that it appears to be real. According to a Craigslist post in the LA area, MTV is apparently looking for people to star in a reality show about Rock Band 2. So basically, a reality show about non-musicians with toy instruments pretending to be musicians. And with that, reality TV has officially hit rock… Read More