Entertainment 2.0 #417: Maybe I’m an Xbox Stalker

Aug 10, 2017 by

Spotify has finally landed on the Xbox One. Plex brings live TV and DVR out of beta. The Xbox One gets a UI overhaul...again, and Disney is planning their own streaming service.

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Entertainment 2.0 #341: Guide Data Chicken

Sep 10, 2015 by

There's mixed news for Windows Media Center fans, but great news for Disney fans. A new NFL app, along with game deals on the Xbox, and Microsoft is joining industry heavy weights to work on a new internet video format.

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Philips’ StoryLight Syncs Ambient Lighting to Content

Nov 6, 2013 by

Philips has announced a number of new products in its hue product line, including track and downlight bulbs and a new addition to the Friends of hue line, the Disney StoryLight—available now at an Apple Store near you.

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Disney Launches Digital Copy Plus—But Where’s the Plus?

Jun 12, 2013 by

Disney's new Digital Copy Plus launches with Oz: The Great and Powerful, but the service isn't very new and isn't very great. Disney is offering nothing the other studios haven't already tried—in fact, it's arguably less interesting and less useful than some studios' Digital Copy + UltraViolet approach.

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The Movie Podcast #47: All Tangled Up

Apr 4, 2011 by

Can Natalie Portman blow us away this week in the Oscar winner Black Swan? Can Disney marvelous again with an animated adventure feature Mandy Moore in the story of Rapunzel, Tangled. Lastly how does the Listener Pick, Fair Game, stack up against the competition? More importantly who won the Black...

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Disney Wants To Give You Your Content Everywhere

Oct 25, 2009 by

“Dad has a Zune, Mom has an iPod, there’s a Mac and a PC at home and a Roku box; right now, those devices don’t talk to one another,” the insider said. “We intend to blend those worlds.” That intent is called Keychest and call me jaded but I’m not going to...

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Hulu May Start Charging for Access

Jul 23, 2009 by

These rumors have already been discussed but it looks like it’s more than just content geeks and enthusiasts doing the talking. Bob Iger, CEO of Walt Disney, stated recently at a technology conference held by Fortune Magazine: "We have ample evidence both in traditional media and in new...

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