Category Archives: Entertainment
This week marks the rollout of the long delayed “Copyright Alert System” aka the six strike anti-piracy program. It’s a bit confusing at a glance, but it’s not nearly as powerful as you’d think. Here’s how the system works, how … Continue reading
Launched in November 2010, the Xbox 360 Kinect Sensor set a world record for the fastest selling consumer electronic device, selling ten million units in its first four months alone. Natural user interface (NUI) experiences using Kinect have proved a … Continue reading
A firm has been fined £50,000 ($77,055) after Trojan versions of popular Android apps secretly sent expensive SMS messages to premium rate numbers.
Nintendo is preparing a new upgrade to its 3DS gaming system. Now that the 3DS has a healthy selection of varied apps and games for users to download, Nintendo will be doling out a software update for the system that … Continue reading
A bold move to directly compete with Netflix, Verizon and Rebox announced their plans to allowing anyone with broadband service to rent DVDs and stream movies via the Internet.
Tivo will receive the minimum sum of $215 million over six years — more if AT&T DVR subscribers go above a certain level. This settles a patent dispute going back to 2009 and has been covered here with some side … Continue reading
PlayLater Offers an Online Answer to the DVR – NYTimes.com.
SlingPlayer app now available for Honeycomb tablets, priced at $30 — Engadget.
Netflix Kills ‘Qwikster” DVD Spinoff – YouTube.
Netflix Now The Largest Single Source of Internet Traffic In North America With info like this, data caps now being enforced by some ISP’s could be the beginning of what could become a very contentious battle field. By enforcing the … Continue reading