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Technology SPECULATION

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Apple is going to release a wireless, fully Internet-surfing-ready HDTV home theatre system with iTunes and video on demand built-in, and an iPod dock. Maybe it’ll have a Wiimote-like controller? Or maybe you’ll be able to download software that will let your iPhone and iPod touch act as a touchscreen remote. It’ll still accept input […]

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Apple, Fox, Netflix, and Online Movies

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The first major film studio since Disney is now in partnership with Apple, signifying that the computer maker’s dominance in the media delivery business is official. Not only will iTunes begin delivering content from 20th Century Fox; new Fox DVDs will have FairPlay (Apple’s DRM) embedded in them (for “easy ripping” to iTunes). Apple is […]

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TV update

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Shark is about to get punted, purely in the interests of freeing up some of the time I spend watching TV. It’s still a little interesting, but there isn’t enough meat in the characters or stories there to really chew on… it’s kind of like bad chicken wings, you eat them because they’re 10 cents […]

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First Casualty of the Fall Season

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I’m afraid I’ve dropped Kidnapped. It’s just not grabbing me. I feel badly because it seems like I should be interested, but it’s just not working out. The story and acting are a little flat; I blame the director. Jericho‘s next on the chopping block if the next one sucks. I think I’ve only kept […]

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