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Ten new Silverlight movies coming to Windows Phone 7

05/20/2011, Paramount Digital Entertainment has announced that it will be launching 10 new movies exclusively for Windows Phone 7. Built using Silverlight, the apps not only let users watch the purchased movie, but it gives them the complete “DVD”...

Is Netflix killing BitTorrent?

04/28/2011, According to an interesting observation reported by TorrentFreak, Netflix might be doing more than just serving Americans their daily doses of videos and movies – Netflix might actually be killing off piracy. They’ve noticed that as the number...

EPIX video on demand expands to more platforms

04/27/2011, EPIX has just announced that their premium entertainment channel, video on demand and online service is now available on Android devices, Samsung TVs, Samsung Blu-ray players, Google TV, Roku players and the BlackBerry PlayBook. Folks who own these...

YouTube to launch movie streaming service by next week?

04/26/2011, According to reports online YouTube, the world’s most popular video streaming service, will take its first foray into the premium video sharing industry. According to a report from Business Insider, YouTube will be launching its movie on demand...

Home Premiere movie rentals coming soon

04/01/2011, If you missed catching a movie at the cinema and can’t bear to wait the 3-6 months before it arrives on Netflix or some DVD rental service, we have some good news and bad news for you. It has been reported that a number of movie distributers have...

Netflix for Android leaked online

03/16/2011, Folks who have been clamoring for Netflix to arrive on Android can somewhat rejoice. The Netflix app for the Android operating system has recently found its way online and is available for download. Netflix, the biggest video on demand service available...

Movie studios sue file-sharing service, Hotfile

02/09/2011, It looks like movie studios are bringing down the heat on file-sharing services all over the internet, one at a time. The latest to feel the crosshairs on its back is popular file-sharing service, Hotfile. The site that is alleged to reward the sharing of...

Toshiba dynabook T551/D8B is a 3D-enhanced laptop

01/21/2011, While I’m convinced that 3D is here to stay and it’s not for everyone. I’m still bothered by the fact that we need special glasses to view 3D content.  But until 3D screens that don’t require glasses become common and affordable...

Amazon acquires LOVEFiLM

01/20/2011, Amazon has announced today that they have reached finally acquired LOVEFiLM International Limited. In case you didn’t know, LOVEFiLM is pretty much the equivalent of Netflix in Europe – a subscription entertainment service that allows you to rent...

Robots take care of cinemas in South Korea

01/14/2011, It looks like the cinema ticket sellers in South Korea might lose their jobs soon. A new robot from Ed Corporation has been placed all over cinema lobbies in South Korea, and customers can use them to check times and purchase tickets. It functions pretty...

Why Is Sony So Obsessed About 3D?

01/11/2011, Sony had one of the most impressive array of 3D-enabled gadgets at CES 2011. Television, cameras, camcorders and even a futuristic head-mounted display were all using (stereo) 3D technology (photo above). It’s normal for audio/video manufacturers to...

Flix on Stix Takes Redbox Movie Rentals to USB Memory Drives

12/03/2010, Flix on Stix is hoping to take on Redbox by making DVD rentals available on a different medium–USB memory drives. Rather than have rentals be available on DVDs like Netflix’s mail model or Redbox’s kiosks, Flix on Stix would allow...