Category Archives: TV

Your State’s Most Popular Hulu Series

Hulu® began creating its own original series back in 2011 and original series on other streaming providers such as Netflix® and Amazon® have since become the norm. With Hulu’s hit series The Handmaid’s Tale premiering its third season in May, the team at CenturyLinkQuote.com decided to dig into the data and uncover each state’s most popular […]

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Lights! Camera! North Carolina! 8 Shows and Movies Set in North Carolina

North Carolina’s diverse geography and natural beauty make it an ideal setting for a variety of films and TV shows. Many remember the folksy, easy-going (fictional) town of Mayberry and the gritty but charming world of Bull Durham’s minor league baseball shenanigans. And the misty Blue Ridge Mountains happen to be a perfect setting for […]

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The Best of the Worst: Your State’s Favorite “Bad” Movie

If you think you’re the only fan of movies so bad they’re good, think again. Every state in the US has its own favorite terrible film. These films—you know, those bad movies that you love to hate and hate to love—definitely aren’t masterpieces, but they bring about great nostalgia and comfort when you watch them. […]

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10 Stand-Out Films and TV Shows Set in Wisconsin

When most non-locals think of Wisconsin, they picture cheese, cold winters, and the Green Bay Packers—which is a shame, because Wisconsin has also earned its rightful place as a stellar location for Hollywood films. While Paul Feig’s Bridesmaids (2011) is probably the best-known, most recent example, Wisconsin films have been making a splash in the […]

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Your State’s Favorite Lifetime Movie

Lifetime launched in 1984, and since then, it’s overturned expectations, revolutionized TV, and had an undeniably major cultural impact. Don’t believe us? Hollywood pulls some of its best talent from Lifetime movies—think Rob Lowe, Zac Efron, Sarah Paulson, Reese Witherspoon, Kristen Bell…the list goes on and on. And even in 2018, Lifetime remains one of […]

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Now Streaming: Spring 2018

Spring is here and while you might not be spending quite as much time indoors as you have over the last few months, streaming networks are going to be releasing a lot of quality programming. This will come in especially handy if you live somewhere that gets a lot of April showers before May flowers— […]

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Which Hallmark Movie Is Your State In Love With?

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner, and if you’re like more than half of all Americans, you’re already stockpiling chocolate, roses, and candy galore.  You might also be about to indulge in one of America’s most popular February pastimes: watching your favorite Hallmark movies. “Their movies are as comforting as programming can be,” said […]

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CenturyLink Corporate Social Responsibility: Charitable Actions, Government Challenges, & More

Since its founding over 85 years ago, CenturyLink has been committed to corporate social responsibility (CSR). The company believes positively impacting society and the environment isn’t just smart — it’s also good business. It leaves the world better than it was; leads to conscientious economic developments; and improves quality of life for employees, customers, and […]

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The Internet of Things in the Smart Home

The Internet of Things (IoT) describes the network of Internet-connected devices — including everything from smartphones, vehicles, and refrigerators — that sense and communicate with their environment, and each other. There are 6.4 billion IoT devices today, and Gartner predicts that number will reach 20.8 billion by 2020, largely due to growth in the consumer market. […]

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10 Best Cities for Technology

Silicon Valley isn’t the only hotbed of technology anymore. Today, tech companies in all industries — from healthcare and financial services to energy and robotics — are settling across the United States. Many states now have burgeoning tech centers accompanied by growing job markets. The following list highlights 10 of today’s top tech cities and […]

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