My Movies 5 Released

Jun 3, 2014 by

My Movies 5 is now available, and it includes some nice platform improvements that make collection management easier and automatic.

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The Windows Phone Experiment: Week One

Apr 21, 2012 by

DMZ writer Richard Gunther trades in his old iPhone for a Windows Phone. How hard is it to integrate Windows Phone into an Apple-centric life?

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thEndUsr Episode 86: InstaGraham Bell

Mar 15, 2012 by

Chris and Taylor talk about the iPad announcement hangover, AT&T LTE, iTunes 1080p video, Instagram, Windows 8 getting real browsers and much more!

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Should Microsoft Really Do Media? A Look at Zune

Feb 16, 2012 by

If you ask people what kind of company Microsoft is, you may get varying answers (snarky quips aside), but the responses would probably converge around “software.” Windows, Office, Outlook, database software, the myriad of business tools…are all software. Sure, there are other aspects of...

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Universal Hedges on UltraViolet, Gives Consumers Options

Jan 1, 2012 by

Universal's commitment to UltraViolet may seem questionable, but their cautious approach gives consumers more Digital Copy options than ever before.

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Entertainment 2.0 #116 : Catching Up

Feb 18, 2011 by

Once again on Entertainment 2.0 Josh is joined by James, and Craig. After holding off on listener emails and voicemails for the last two weeks we had a little bit of a back log to get through. They were filled with great questions. Some of the questions we were able to answer, but as always if you...

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Review: Casa Tunes Multi-Zone Audio with Media Center

Aug 12, 2009 by

For years I have been slowly building up a multi-zone audio system in my home. The first system I had was based off of my Yamaha AV receiver that had a second zone output, to which I used to feed speakers in my garage. Later on I expanded that to also feed audio into my kitchen/living room area,...

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Apple Says No, Palm Says Whatever. Pre iTunes Syncing Restored

Jul 24, 2009 by

The battle of one-ups-manship is in full swing between Apple and Palm in regards to iTunes syncing.  As reported last week, the latest iTunes update (8.2.1) killed your hopes of syncing your media collection with the Palm Pre using the popular software.  Well, it seems that Palm has been...

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Apple Kills Pre/iTunes Syncing

Jul 16, 2009 by

You had to know this was coming.  Apple has released an update for iTunes which effectively shuts down Palm Pre syncing.  The new iTunes (8.2.1)  fixes the loophole Palm was using to allow the Pre to use the popular music cataloging software.  CNet has confirmed this by...

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iTunes Offering 45s. Huh?

Jul 14, 2009 by

It seems that you can now buy your music just like your dad did back in the 70s.  Kinda. iTunes is now offering you the chance to pick up what they’re calling D45’s.  Sold just like the 45 RPM records of old, you get two tracks.  A single and then some type of B-side track from the...

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Apple Warns Users About 3rd Party Hardware

Jun 18, 2009 by

Not too long ago, one of the bigger stories in portable media was that the Palm Pre would be able to sync with iTunes when it was released.  By using some programming magic, Palm did its best to make sure that people could use the most popular media syncing software with their phone. ...

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Palm Pre Syncs with iTunes

May 29, 2009 by

If you’re launching a new smartphone and you want to compete with one of the big dogs, what’s the best way to do it?  Well, make sure your phone syncs with said big dog’s software when it comes to content of course! And that’s exactly what the Palm Pre will do when it goes on sale next...

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