Flixster Shutters UltraViolet Movie Service

Sep 6, 2017 by

Flixster has shut down its UltraViolet video redemption and collection streaming service, Flixster Video, shuffling customers over to competitor VUDU.

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VUDU Brings UltraViolet to Apple TV…6 Years Later

Aug 24, 2017 by

Walmart's VUDU streaming service has launched its first app for the Apple TV. Even though it's nearly six years into the game, this is the first UltraViolet service to grace the screen of the Apple TV, finally bringing many consumers' Digital Copy titles to one platform.

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VUDU partners with Disney Movies Anywhere

Nov 15, 2014 by

Walmart's VUDU service will soon become a partner of Disney Movies Anywhere, giving you even more locations to watch your digital copy of Guardians of the Galaxy.

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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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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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Flixster and Paramount Bring UltraViolet to Windows 8, RT

Apr 27, 2013 by

Flixster and Paramount Movies apps finally bring UltraViolet to Windows 8 and Windows RT—but only if you're connected to the Internet.

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Entertainment 2.0 #214 : Lovin the Nubbin

Feb 8, 2013 by

Josh and Richard discus Media Browser 3, Total Media Theater 6, cross-platform Windows gaming, the ongoing dispute between Google and Microsoft, and VUDU's latest attempt to improve UltraViolet.

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VUDU Bests CinemaNow’s At-home UltraViolet Digital Conversion

Feb 7, 2013 by

Following on the heels of Best Buy's sloppy disc-to-digital debut, Walmart introduces an at-home UltraViolet disc-to-digital service through VUDU that makes digital conversion simple and convenient.

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Entertainment 2.0 #209 : Pre-CES 2013

Jan 4, 2013 by

It's the new year and that means that we're only days away from the biggest consumer electronics event of the year: CES! Before Josh and Richard fly to Vegas for the show they recorded this episode of Entertainment 2.0 to get you caught up on any other news you might have missed over the holidays.

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Is CinemaNow Gone from Window Media Center?

Dec 30, 2012 by

We thought CinemaNow's adoption of UltraViolet would finally bring UV to Media Center. NOT SO FAST! Even though there's a tile for it in Media Center on Windows 8, CinemaNow's Media Center add-in appears to be dead, dead, dead.

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CinemaNow Introduces Buggy At Home Disc-to-Digital UltraViolet Service

Dec 30, 2012 by

CinemaNow’s at home disc-to-digital conversion offers some intriguing benefits, but Best Buy's beta UltraViolet service is burdened with problems.

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Entertainment 2.0 #195 : Stop this Madness

Sep 20, 2012 by

There was simply too much news this week for Josh and Richard to cover it alone, so they brought friends! Early in the show James Montemagno makes an appearance to enlighten us about the Wii U and Nintendo TVii, and then later in the show Craig Scholle (remember him?) shows up to tell us about the Intel NUC.

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