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Download & Burn is Ok Now

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Warner Bros., Paramount Pictures, Sony Pictures and Lionsgate will begin offering the first movie downloads that can be burned to disc using virtually any DVD burner or ... Read more ...
Aug
29
2009



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Flixster Launches New iPhone Version

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Out with the old in with the new says Flixster as they launch their new version of "Movies" for the iPhone to read about or review new hit movies ... Read more ...
Aug
29
2009



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Film Fresh to Sell DivX Movies

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Online video distributor, Film Fresh, has announced it will start selling blockbuster movies in the DivX format which can be played on a variety of devices ... Read more ...
Aug
27
2009



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Redbox & Paramount Come to an Agreement

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Paramount agrees to allow Redbox to rent their new released DVDs if and only if they find it doesn't hurt DVD sales ... Read more ...
Aug
27
2009



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First PirateBay, Now Mininova

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In a civil dispute with an anti-piracy group, a judge ordered Mininova to remove all torrents linking to copyrighted material ... Read more ...
Aug
27
2009



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Movie Show-times in Paper No More

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In an effort to cut costs, theater chains are directing consumers to their Internet sites or third-party sites rather than the typical newspaper to find ... Read more ...
Aug
25
2009



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Sanyo HD Cam for Newbies

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Sanyo has just announced an HD camcorder geared toward newbies or the "tech" challenged so that they too might capture quality video ... Read more ...
Aug
25
2009



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Wal-Mart Recalls 1.5 Million DVD Players

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Wal-Mart has sold over 1.5 million DVD players that can overheat and potentially cause a fire hazard ... Read more ...
Aug
25
2009



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Rhapsody Coming to an iPhone Near You

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RealNetworks has submitted its Rhapsody music service application to Apple for approval to let subscribers access over 8 million ... Read more ...
Aug
25
2009



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Just Released is SilverX

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SilverX is a Windows application needed to convert Flash (.SWF) videos to Microsoft's Silverlight format ... Read more ...
Aug
15
2009



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DVD Jon Responds to Apple's Threat

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Apple has sumitted a subpoena to "DVD" Jon Lech Johansen over his "doubleTwist" application and how the new app opens the market to all brands of phones ... Read more ...
Aug
15
2009



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Worlds Fastest Flash Drive

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Corsair has just announced its new Flash Voyager 128GB flash drive that is claimed as the worlds fastest drive on the market ... Read more ...
Aug
14
2009



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RealNetworks Beaten By the MPAA

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It turns out that the court has sided with the MPAA in the statement that the RealDVD software, which copies DVD, is in fact against the DMCA ... Read more ...
Aug
13
2009



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Redbox Sues Fox

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Redbox said today it has sued 20th Century Fox over the movie studio's attempts to delay its titles being offered in Redbox ... Read more ...
Aug
13
2009



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Netgear Offers a Different Way of Networking

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Netgear is now shipping a Home Theater Internet Connection Kit that allows you to connect all your devices without cables and ... Read more ...
Aug
13
2009



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Harmony 900 Remote Works on Hidden Devices

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Similar to the PS3 adapter they made, the new 900 remote will actually turn RF signals into IR commands that your A/V equipment can understand ... Read more ...
Aug
12
2009



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Panasonic & NEC Introduce Open Source Cell Phones

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Microsoft basically has a monopoly on PC operating systems and now cell phone OS's but, Panasonic and NEC are looking to change that with their new Linux based phones ... Read more ...
Aug
12
2009



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If You Can't Beat Them, Join Them

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Toshiba announced this morning that it has applied for membership in the Blu-ray Disc Association and that it plans to launch Blu-ray compatible devices ... Read more ...
Aug
11
2009



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Over 500 Thousand Sold in First Week

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Nintendo comes out on top once again by selling over 500,000 copies of its new interactive Wii Sports Resort video game that submerses you in active gameplay ... Read more ...
Aug
11
2009



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New 3D Standard for the Web

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The Khronos Group is persistent in pushing its new 3D standard for the internet that does not require you use special glasses or browser plugins ... Read more ...
Aug
11
2009



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Fox Files Lawsuit Against Redbox

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20th Century Fox has filed a lawsuit against Redbox asking them to wait at least 30 days before releasing post theatre movies ... Read more ...
Aug
7
2009



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Portable Media by Maxell

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Maxell announced today the introduction of a complete product lineup of flash media and USB flash drives ranging from 2GB to ... Read more ...
Aug
6
2009



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Netflix Adds More Disney/ABC Content

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You can now watch different seasons of Lost, Desperate Housewives, Legend of the Seeker, and ... Read more ...
Aug
4
2009



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RadioShack Drops the Radio

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RadioShack is no longer RadioShack, they want to be called "The Shack" in an effort to focus on its current business selling cell phones and ... Read more ...
Aug
4
2009