06/18/2013, OpenAirplane allows pilots to rent airplanes online with no hassle.
12/13/2011, The iPhone 4S is a desirable phone without doubt, but unfortunately such desirability comes with a price, a price that is unfortunately out of the reach for some. However if you live in the UK and you want to get the iPhone 4S but can’t afford it outright, UK carrier O2 has a plan that will allow you to rent an iPhone 4S for a year.
11/09/2011, Remember the Android games rental service, WildTangent, which launched on T-Mobile last month? Well if you were a non-T-Mobile customer and felt like you were missing out, we’ve got good news for you. Today, WildTangent announced that its games rental service is now available for all Android devices worldwide. Yes, this finally means that folks who aren’t in the US and aren’t on T-Mobile will be able to enjoy the […]
10/24/2011, Folks who are living in the UK as well as Ireland have something to look forward to – they will be getting Netflix’s services sometime from early next year onwards, which means if you so happen to live in that part of the world, you too, can take advantage of unlimited video streaming on desktops, tablets, notebooks, netbooks and other compatible mobile devices at what Netflix calls a “low monthly […]
10/11/2011, WildTangent and T-Mobile today announced that the WildTangent Games service is going live for T-Mobile customers with Android devices. Designed for folks who don’t want to spend so much money on a game that they can finish in one day, or won’t touch more than once after purchasing, WildTangent gives mobile gamers the chance to play all the games they want – without intrusive adverts, or paying exorbitant costs. WildTangent […]
09/23/2011, Blockbuster, the once popular video rental service, filed for bankruptcy earlier this year and was snapped up by Dish Network but since then we haven’t heard much about it – until now. Dish Network and Blockbuster has sent out an invitation to the media, informing them about an important announcement that will be happening later today. Taking place in San Francisco at 1PM EST, the event will be related to […]
08/11/2011, Redbox, the movie and video game rental service has officially announced its integration with Foursquare, expanding its potential customer base to over 10 million registered Foursquare users. To commemorate the partnership, Redbox will be launching a 10 Days of Deals campaign where Foursquare users who check in at Redbox kiosks will be able to unlock daily discount codes that range from $0.10 to $1.00. The discount codes will be usable […]
07/18/2011, Are you the kind of person who purchases a game, sits down and finishes it in one sitting? If you are, you probably feel like the amount of money you shell out to purchase games isn’t really worth it, and you’d much prefer a game rental service instead. Well if you were in Taiwan, you could possibly the new App Store rules, but other than that you’re pretty much out […]
06/10/2011, If you’re a fan of the games rental system you might be wondering when you’ll get the chance to rent games on your phone. Well, according to the folks at T-Mobile and WildTangent, it’ll be pretty soon. At E3 this week, the two companies unveiled a games rental service, designed for gamers who don’t want to waste money purchasing games they don’t like on their phones. Since the 15-minute trial […]
05/25/2011, Do you have a highly desirable car that people are always asking to borrow off you? Wish you could somehow turn that into a business? Well, the folks over at Getaround seem to think you can. They’ve just announced the launch of the Getaround CarKit – an all-in-one device for enabling car owners to safely and easily share their cars (and potentially make money while doing so).
05/09/2011, Remember previous rumors about YouTube joining the “movies on demand” market? Well, it has been confirmed by YouTube/Google themselves. In a post on the official YouTube blog, the world’s most popular web streaming service has stated that they will be adding 3,000 movies to its movie rental service. More details about the rental service and its pricing will be released later, but according to previous reports, Sony Pictures Entertainment, Universal […]
05/04/2011, If you’ve always thought about purchasing the Apple iPad 2 iOS tablet, but didn’t want to plop down $499 without knowing what you’re getting yourself into, you might have done some research and looked around for iPad 2 reviews to help you make up your mind. But what if reviews weren’t enough? Playing with the demo unit at the Apple Store isn’t going to be enough for you to figure […]
04/25/2011, PFU Systems, a Fujitsu company has announced that at Customer Engagement Technology World (April 27-28) they will be showing off a new way for customers to rent and purchase the latest digital movies. Called the Movie Download Kiosk, it is touted to make digital movie rental and purchasing extremely easy. While it wasn’t explained how they were going to make things easier, it’ll be interesting to see what PFU Systems […]
04/06/2011, Blockbuster, the movie rental service on its way to bankruptcy has been saved from the jaws of death. Dish Network has just announced that they will be acquiring the movie rental chain for $228 million. While this saves Blockbuster from disappearing off the face of the earth, Dish hasn’t mentioned what its plans are for Blockbuster but they have mentioned that there will be significant challenges as they plan to […]