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This page contains all the news items for the month of February 2010.

 

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Steam Coming to OS X?

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With the recent release of an over hauled version of Steam and a hacker from the Steam forums comes conformation that Steam can run on OS X ... Read more ...
Feb
27
2010



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Best Buy First Retailer to Sell 3D Bundle Packages

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Today Best Buy announced that it will be the first to sell full HD 3D TV packages consisting of HDTVs, Blu-ray players, and Surround Sound units ... Read more ...
Feb
27
2010



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Skype Coming to a HDTV Near You

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Since internet connected TVs are the next big thing, it was only a matter of time before you were able to make video calls using Skype software ... Read more ...
Feb
27
2010



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Steam Gets Redesigned

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Steam, owned by the Valve Corporation, has just had major reconstructive surgery bringing hundreds of needed changes to the user interface, performance, and ... Read more ...
Feb
26
2010



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New TiVo DVRs Confirmed

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Although its official release date was March 2nd, an insider at BestBuy spotted two new TiVo DVRs in the company's intranet network ... Read more ...
Feb
26
2010



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Comcast Promises More VOD

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Comcast & NBC have a pending $30 million dollar merge and if approved Comcast customers will receive more ways to view content by expanding VOD methods ... Read more ...
Feb
26
2010



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Flash 10.1 for Windows Mobile 6.5

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An Adobe employee posted on official forums that Adobe has decided to release Flash 10.1 only for Windows Mobile 7, leaving 6.5 users left hanging ... Read more ...
Feb
26
2010



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What is Really Killing The Movie Industry

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Movie studios are making record profits, but their refusal to adopt online business opportunities, such as streaming, in fear of piracy, are holding back the movement of the digital movement ... Read more ...
Feb
25
2010



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Nintendo DSi XL

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Nintendo just announced that its new DSi, the DSi XL, will be arriving in the US at the end of March and will sell for ... Read more ...
Feb
25
2010



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Wireless Keyboard for HTPC

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MSI announced that it will begin selling a wireless keyboard for home theater PCs that works from over 150 feet away ... Read more ...
Feb
25
2010



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Cablevision Brings your PC to your TV

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Cablevision is developing a new PC to TV relay service which will provide a dedicated channel for customers to link up to their TV ... Read more ...
Feb
25
2010



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When is Project Natal Coming

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At a European electronics show, the official launch date for Project Natal, the motion tracking camera from Microsoft, was accidentally leaked ... Read more ...
Feb
24
2010



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NBC Combats Piracy of Olympic Broadcasts

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In a bold controversial attempt at stopping piracy, NBC has decided to show short highlight clips rather than streaming the games live on the Web ... Read more ...
Feb
23
2010



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Wal-Mart Acquiring VUDU Movie Service

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Walmart will be buying the online movie streaming service, Vudu, with the hopes that the second time at the video download market will be different ... Read more ...
Feb
23
2010



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Sony's Universal Game Controller

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A leaked patent from the US patent and trademark office suggests that Sony working on a universal game controller that will control your PS3, XBOX, and ... Read more ...
Feb
23
2010



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YouTube to Try Again at Rental Program

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Due to a low demand on their previous attempt at a rental service, YouTube is now looking for new content from larger more known providers ... Read more ...
Feb
23
2010



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Blu-ray Discs Coming to Redbox

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Redbox will soon be feeding your high definition addiction at select Wal-Mart stores where Redbox kiosks machines are located ... Read more ...
Feb
22
2010



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Hulu Coming to iPad

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Hulu wants to bring some version of the Web video service to Apple’s iPad but, as a subscription service ... Read more ...
Feb
22
2010



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Real Alternative Updates to Version 2.0.2

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Real Alternative is software that will allow you to play RealMedia files without having to install RealPlayer on your system ... Read more ...
Feb
22
2010



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MagicISO Updates to Version 5.5 Build 281

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MagicISO is CD/DVD image utility that can extract, edit, create and burn ISO files ... Read more ...
Feb
22
2010



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Watch HBO Online

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The premium cable channel HBO is now online offering movies and TV shows to subscribers ... Read more ...
Feb
19
2010



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Sony's 3D Ready A/V Receiver

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Sony today announced its first A/V receiver capable of supporting 3D audio and video via HDMI 1.4 ... Read more ...
Feb
19
2010



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Droid Becomes TV Remote

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Today Verizon announced a new app for the FiOS service that allows you to use your smartphone as a remote to control the TV ... Read more ...
Feb
19
2010



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Stream Video Collection to iPhone

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A new app called Air Video lets you stream video from your computer to your iPhone without using iTunes ... Read more ...
Feb
18
2010



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Apple Replaces MacBook Hard Drives for Free

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If you bought a MacBook laptop between May 2006 and December 2007 and have experienced or are experiencing hard drive issues, contact Apple ... Read more ...
Feb
18
2010



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AMD Releases Catalyst 10.2 Drivers

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AMD has just released the 10.2 Catalyst drivers bringing promises of better performance in games with a reworked CrossFire profile using the multi ... Read more ...
Feb
18
2010



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Roxio & DivX Come Together

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Sonic Solutions & DivX announced their partnership to enable the transfer and playback of blockbuster content on DivX Certified(R) mobile devices ... Read more ...
Feb
17
2010



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Redbox Waits 28 Days

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Warner Bros. & Redbox announced a new multi-year deal that will make you wait 28 days before being able to rent new release movies ... Read more ...
Feb
17
2010



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iPhone Hackers Banned

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Apple is trying to crack down on iPhone hacking by banning hackers iTunes accounts ... Read more ...
Feb
17
2010



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Media Player Classic Updates to Version 6.4.9.1 (20100214)

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Media Player Classic is a multimedia player capable of playing DivX movies and more ... Read more ...
Feb
16
2010



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Microsoft Debuts Windows Mobile 7

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Microsoft has spilled some of the beans about Windows Mobile 7, its new revolutionary, built from the ground up, trend setting mobile operating system ... Read more ...
Feb
16
2010



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PS3 Shortage to Come

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According to Sony, the demand is tremendously high for the PS3 and they expect all retailers to have a low amount of inventory ... Read more ...
Feb
14
2010



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DirecTV Sues DISH

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DirecTV is suing Dish Network over a commercial that says Dish offers the same programs for less money ... Read more ...
Feb
14
2010



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Veoh Video Service is No More

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According to Dmitry Shapiro, the company's founder, the Online video sharing service Veoh plans to file for bankruptcy protection and ... Read more ...
Feb
14
2010



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3D Firmware Update for PS3

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Sony promises that the next PS3 firmware update will bring 3D support to PS3 games to customers who have a 3D TV ... Read more ...
Feb
11
2010



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YouTube Implements a Safety Filter

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YouTube today introduced a new content filter that helps users screen out offensive content, such as violent or ... Read more ...
Feb
11
2010



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Apple Offers TV Shows for Just $1

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Apple will experiment with selling some TV shows for $1 through iTunes starting in April with the hope of subscribing ... Read more ...
Feb
11
2010



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Real and Rhapsody Break Up

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Real Networks and Viacom will be seperating its ties with Rhapsody and spinning it off into ... Read more ...
Feb
10
2010



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China Busts Major Hacker Ring

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China announced a major bust of computer hackers, Black Hawk Safety Net, the country's largest distributor of tools used in malicious Internet ... Read more ...
Feb
9
2010



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Windows Mobile 7 Coming Sooner than Expected

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Microsoft is expected to show the world the new version of Windows Mobile at MWC 2010, which is expected to bring Windows mobile operating system into the touchscreen arena ... Read more ...
Feb
9
2010



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Netflix to Offer 1080p with 5.1 Audio

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Netflix is throwing around the idea of sending out 1080p streams with 5.1-channel surround sound at some point later this year ... Read more ...
Feb
9
2010



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Adobe Flash on Mac Just as Good

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Adobe has gone on record saying that the flash performance on the Mac will be just as good if not better than flash on Windows ... Read more ...
Feb
9
2010



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No More XBOX Live Service for Original XBOX

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In their latest attempt to push everyone to upgrade to the XBOX 360 console, Microsoft is pulling the plug on the XBOX Live service for the original XBOX console ... Read more ...
Feb
7
2010



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New HD Box Coming from TiVo

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Both TiVo.com and BestBuy.com are completely out of TiVo's $250 HD DVR leading a lot of people to suspect they are about to release a new HD box ... Read more ...
Feb
7
2010



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Sony Still Battling PS3 Loses

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Although the Sony has sold two more million consoles than last year at this time, they are still losing six cents for every ... Read more ...
Feb
7
2010



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Happy Valentines from Nero

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Nero has a Valentines promotion going on that when you buy Nero 9, they will throw in the Blu-ray Disc Authoring Plug-in & the DTS Plug-in ... Read more ...
Feb
6
2010



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Amazon Touch Screen Rumor

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A new rumor is floating around that Amazon is thinking of buying out Touchco, a touch-screen company that will work with Amazon staff to incorporate it ... Read more ...
Feb
5
2010



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AT&T Approves 3G Version of SlingPlayer for iPhone

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AT&T announced today that it will allow Sling Media’s iPhone app to run on its 3G network delivering live, streaming TV, as well as ... Read more ...
Feb
5
2010



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Australian Judge Rules Against MPAA

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An Australian judge sides with ISP iiNet saying they are not legally responseble for what their customers do on the internet ... Read more ...
Feb
5
2010



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Get the Perfect TV for Sports

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See which TVs can handle all the fast action the best to make your viewing experience almost as good as actually being there ... Read more ...
Feb
3
2010



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Toshiba Calling it Quits

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Toshiba contemplating on leaving the LCD production business due to low demand, price decline, and ... Read more ...
Feb
3
2010



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JVC Debuts New HD Camcorder

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JVC has just released the GZ-HM340, which comes with 16GB of internal Flash memory, a 20x optical Konica Minolta zoom lens, and ... Read more ...
Feb
3
2010



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Reality TV on the PS3

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Sony Computer Entertainment is trying something new by offering a new reality TV series called The Test, on the PlaySation Network as a ... Read more ...
Feb
2
2010



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250GB Hard Drive Coming to XBOX

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Microsoft has now released a standalone 250GB Xbox 360 hard drive accessory in Japan but may ... Read more ...
Feb
2
2010



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Lost Season Premiere Leaked

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ABC hosted a sneak preview of the LOST season premiere in Hawaii and someone out of the 12,000 people that attended recorded it ... Read more ...
Feb
2
2010



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Panasonic Gives 3D Its Own Space

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Panasonic will be first company with a full Blu-ray 3D Advanced Authoring Center that has opened at Panasonic's R&D facility where studios and ... Read more ...
Feb
2
2010