Entertainment 2.0 #431: I Need You To Commit

Nov 30, 2017 by

In a move we didn't see coming, Plex commercial skipping has arrived. Vudu's Xbox app now has HDR content. There are new features on Xbox and we had a lot to watch and play with!

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Entertainment 2.0 #392: Hipster Touch

Dec 22, 2016 by

The Xbox gets 4k and HDR from VUDU, almost gets it from Amazon, and also receives bitstreaming with Atmos. Plex drops Amazon. Your Groove expands to iOS and Android, and we prepare for the biggest Xbox sale ever.

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Entertainment 2.0 #383: Plex’s Jason Williams

Sep 22, 2016 by

The guys are joined by Jason Williams, director of product and growth at Plex, to discuss its history, the new DVR functionality, and drop some hints about its future. In the news: new Windows apps for Vudu and Kodi, and Project Scorpio’s ability to run at a native 4k resolution.

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Entertainment 2.0 #304 : Hot on the Mic

Nov 20, 2014 by

The guys are creating movies and reviewing the Windows Phone podcatcher ecosystem. Xbox Ones are flying off the shelves, and Sony is launching a TV service.

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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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Entertainment 2.0 #223 : The Future is in the Future

Apr 19, 2013 by

The next version of the Xbox dominates the news while rumors suggest that Microsoft may actually bring the Start button back to Windows. They might not have plans to release a "Surface" Phone after all, and large cable providers begin encrypting the digital basic tier.

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Reset Your VUDU Passwords

Apr 10, 2013 by

Usually we hear and talk about cyber security, but this time physical security is relevant. VUDU is reporting that its offices were compromised and hard drives containing potentially sensitive data were stolen. To be conservative they are resetting passwords for certain users upon logging in.

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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 #203 : Bad News for 8MC

Nov 16, 2012 by

This week there was a fair amount of information to discuss with regards to Windows Media Center, but unfortunately none of it was positive! Josh and Chris discussed those issues, along with the latest Windows Phone news, something exciting for HTPC users looking to watch VUDU, and of course the big change at Microsoft.

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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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And VUDU Makes Six

Sep 15, 2012 by

Is it starting to seem like you have more UltraViolet accounts than you can keep track of? It's probably because you do. VUDU joining UltraViolet makes for six different online services you may need to join.

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Lionsgate Brings The ‘A’ Game to UltraViolet

Sep 15, 2012 by

Lionsgate enters the UltraViolet space with the Blockbuster movie The Hunger Games, an iTunes digital copy alternative, and HD video quality.

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