Entertainment 2.0 #194 : 2000 MegaAmps

Sep 14, 2012 by

Josh and Richard discuss building a new HTPC, Ceton's Companion apps and Echo. They also are interested in the latest Spotify rumor before comparing the iPhone 5 to the new Lumias. Josh also provides an update on his usage of ComSkip.

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A Drive into UltraViolet

Feb 1, 2012 by

So wait is it “Ultra Violet” or is it “UltraViolet” or maybe “Ultraviolet” or “ULTRAVIOLET”.  Spelling aside, I have been pretty excited about a new “digital locker” for movies. UltraViolet is supposed to unify all of the digital copy issues, and if you listen to Entertainment...

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Entertainment 2.0 #163 : Super Bowl Planning and Plug-in Updates

Jan 27, 2012 by

Now that we’re all a couple of weeks out of the Consumer Electronics Show there haven’t been any new products to talk about, but many of our favorite products have been updated. Some of those updates have been good, while others were changed through external forces, and not for the...

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Paramount’s Messy UltraViolet Debut

Jan 27, 2012 by

Our high hopes for Paramount's UltraViolet launch get quickly dashed as they unveil an unreasonably expensive storefront with severe limitations and problems. Perhaps the best news is that Paramount continues to include iTunes and Windows Media digital copies in their combo packs.

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Paramount Introduces UltraViolet Titles While Fox Waits

Jan 24, 2012 by

As Hollywood and the press tell decidedly different stories of UltraViolet's success, Paramount joins the fray while Fox sits back and waits.

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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 #156 : Geeky Gift Guidance

Dec 9, 2011 by

It was a big week for Microsoft as they released their greatly anticipated update to the Xbox dashboard. Josh and Richard discussed all of the big updates to the user interface plus the changes and additional video services that are launching soon. Then Richard updated everyone on the latest...

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Sony Releases First UltraViolet Titles, Warner Brothers Backpedals

Dec 4, 2011 by

It was a rough week for the UltraViolet digital content locker solution as Sony’s entrée further complicated the marketplace and Warner Brothers scrambled to compensate frustrated customers with iTunes redemption codes. Yes…iTunes.

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Entertainment 2.0 #155 : Richard’s All In

Dec 2, 2011 by

Josh may have been stuffed with turkey and Richard may have been suffering from jet lag, but the duo were back this week for a packed episode of the Entertainment 2.0 podcast! As usual the show started off with more fantastic listener feedback before Josh and Richard dug into all of the topics for...

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Flixster Extends UltraViolet’s Reach with Android, iOS Updates

Nov 16, 2011 by

Recent Flixster app updates let you download UltraViolet titles to your iPhone, iPod, iPad, and Android phone for offline viewing and add support for Google TV.

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Entertainment 2.0 #152 : UltraViolet, Windows Phone apps, and MyFord T...

Nov 11, 2011 by

For Episode 152 of the Entertainment 2.0 Podcast, Josh and Richard are back together to discuss the latest new in the Microsoft Entertainment ecosystem. The show started off with some great questions from a couple of listeners before Richard dove into the story he wrote about UltraViolet’s...

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UltraViolet Is Here. Are You Ready? Is It?

Nov 3, 2011 by

UltraViolet is the long-awaited digital content solution that promises to let consumers watch their content whenever and wherever they want to, and it's here now. But the solution delivery is slow and initially lacking in many of the capabilities it purports to offer.

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