Category Archives: Film

Apple isn’t “finally standing up to hackers” by offering The Interview on iTunes

This BGR headline is ridiculous. The reason Apple started streaming The Interview, is because they decided not to give all the distribution cut of the money from the film to Xbox Video (where I bought it) and Google Play. The … Continue reading

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Galactic Warfare: Star Wars-themed COD4-mod from BlackMonkeys

I wish that the makers of COD4 and Lucasfilm would work with these guys to actually release something like this as DLC upgrade to all COD4 versions (especially on the XBox 360). Check out this Galactic Warfare gameplay video: Besides … Continue reading

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How to use Snow Leopard’s new QuickTime Screen Recording feature to record Hulu content for your iPhone

Step 1 Make sure you’re running Apple’s latest operating system, Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard. If you are, then you will notice a new version of QuickTime Player in your Applications folder. We’ll be using that in a minute, … Continue reading

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What Apple should learn from Amazon

There is one very magical thing that Amazon lets you do when purchasing content for reading on your Kindle, Kindle 2, Kindle DX, Kindle for iPhone, or even for reading in Kindle for iPhone on your iPod touch. You can … Continue reading

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I don’t want to pay for Hulu, but I’d pay for premium content on Hulu

Jonathan Miller, News Corp’s new Chief Digital Officer—whom I’ve had the pleasure of working with in the past first at AOL when he was CEO and I was Managing Editor of Netscape and then at Mahalo when he was on … Continue reading

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Confirmed: Bruno and Eminem on MTV Movie Awards 2009 was fully staged

Well, it turns out that the entire Bruno and Eminem episode from Sunday night’s MTV Movie Awards was fully staged with Eminem being in on the joke. “Yes, the Bruno/Eminem incident was staged. That’s all anyone wants to talk about, … Continue reading

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The Dark Knight was amazing…

Picture by koka_sexton. Great flick. Jonathan, who was sitting with Kristin and I, has a very positive spoiler-free write up of it over on his blog: Country Caravan: The Dark Knight. I myself don’t know if I think Ledger’s performance … Continue reading

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