Mashable: An interview with Instagram’s @bachelordata, Bachelor Nation’s favorite data scientist

Mashable: An interview with Instagram’s @bachelordata, Bachelor Nation’s favorite data scientist. “Suzana Somers started Bachelor Data as a way to teach herself Excel and data visualization, embracing the reality TV show she already loved. Over the years her casual effort turned into a truly impressive catalog of the show. She tracks everything from dress colors and firework dates to the screen time of each contestant, which has helped shed light on diversity issues in the franchise. In an effort to find out how she does it, I called her to chat about her process, the show’s villains, and if she’d ever go on Bachelor in Paradise herself.”

Mashable: Social distancing on a reality TV show looks weird, but ‘MasterChef Australia’ is making it work

Mashable: Social distancing on a reality TV show looks weird, but ‘MasterChef Australia’ is making it work. “On Monday night, MasterChef Australia finally reached the point where social distancing rules came into effect during filming earlier this year. It made for a very different-looking kitchen than viewers were used to. The show’s 12th season has become a record of how reality television could navigate the coronavirus pandemic.”

TechCrunch: Snapchat pushes original, unscripted Shows with new A+E Networks deal

TechCrunch: Snapchat pushes original, unscripted Shows with new A+E Networks deal. “Snapchat announced a new content partnership with A+E Networks, to develop what will be the very first unscripted (reality TV) drama series for Snapchat Shows. ‘Second Chance’ — as the show will be called — sounds like pure melodrama. ” So instead of soap operas we’re getting Snap operas?