Hulu has announced a new "landmark" deal with FX Productions that will bring additional television content from FXX and FX to the subscription video streaming service. This is the third content announcement the company has made in nearly as many days, and is perhaps the most substantial of the bunch.
DVDs are so ... 1990s. Wouldn't you love to be able to move all of those movies you purchased over to your Mac or iOS device? Digiarty and TUAW are giving away 500 free copies of MacX DVD Ripper Pro each day from today until December 24, 2014.
The app normally retails for US$59.95, and is currently on a holiday discount for $39.95.
If you're looking to snag a DVD or Blu-ray fromRedboxwhile out gathering holiday supplies, you'll soon be paying a bit morefor the rental. On December 2nd, the red kiosks will increase rates from $1.20 to $1.50 for DVDs and from $1.50 to $2 for Blu-ray selections.
If you've already reached your saturation point for the ubiqutous animated movie about ice queens and talking snowmen, then you just might have to brace yourself again, if you have Android devices that your kids love to use.
Just in time for the holiday season, Redbox will be raising the daily rates of its DVD rentals, and following this will be a somewhat substantial price increase for video game rentals in early January. Redbox promises this change will come alongside some improvements to the user experience -- most notably in the form of personalized recommendations -- as well as deals.
We've been hearing about a follow-up to Independence Day for quite some time, and finally ( finally ) there's good news: 20th Century Fox has given the green light to proceed with the film, which will enter production in May 2015.
Each week our friends atInhabitatrecap the week's most interesting green developments and clean tech news for us -- it's the Week in Green.We may take them for granted, butblue LEDswere difficult to develop -- it took 27 years to create the first one, and now they're in virtually everyLED lightbulbon the market.
Tesco's Blinkbox video streaming service might befacing a less-than-certain future, but that doesn't mean the supermarket giant is ready concede defeat just yet. Mirroring similar moves byAmazonandSky, the company today announced become the first major UK retailer to let customers grab digital copies of their DVDs and Blu-rays via Ultraviolet, which can be stored inside a Blinkbox account.
Sony's first TV show for the PlayStation Network is finally here. The supernatural cop showPowerswill be free for PlayStation Plus members, but everyone can check out thefirst episodeand it's embedded after the break. This weekThe Breakfast Clubis back on Blu-ray for its 30th Anniversary Edition, and HBO wraps up its excellent series looking into the life of creepy killer billionaire Robert Durst.
Now that we're over the holiday's pro football games, it's time for college football's championship round. A slew of conference games are scheduled for this weekend, but we'll also be watching Blu-rays, with the finale season ofStar Trek: The Next Generationplus releases for FX'sThe StrainandJustified.
If you’ve got a high-end TV and Amazon Prime, you’re going to like this news. Earlier this year, Amazon announced a deal to bring 4K Ultra HD programs to Prime members. In collaboration with Warner Bros., Lionsgate, 20th Century Fox, Samsung, and Disney, Amazon’s goal was to be the class-leading provider of Ultra HD content.
Earlier today, Spotify announced that Taylor Swift had pulled all of her albums off its music-on-demand service. Since then, we spoke to an industry source familiar with firsthand knowledge of why and how this happened, and who is most responsible. This source blamed one person: Scott Borchetta . Borchetta is thepresident and CEO of Taylor Swift's record label, the Big Machine Label Group.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg's 2015 New Year's resolution was to read a book every two weeks and get the Facebook community involved in the discussion. He announced earlier this week that the third selection for his " A Year of Books " book club is the 2008 book " Gang Leader for a Day: A Rogue Sociologist Takes to the Streets " by Sudhir Venkatesh.
Tonight President Barack Obama'sState of the Union addressgives us a great chance tocompare the quality in feedsof different networks (oh, and the political stuff), but we're really waiting for the premiere episode of the final season ofJustified.
There’s a Dead Rising movie coming soon. It’ll be a movie translation of the video game series, the one whose third installment just hit PC after being launched on Xbox One. Zombies will be in this movie, and it’ll take place in the same Dead Rising universe somewhere between Dead Rising 2 and Dead Rising 3. You can bet there'll be plenty of bashing, plenty of blood, and one whole heck of a lot of Zombrex to keep you clean and out of the person-eating-person gutter. According to word with director Zach Lipovsky via Gamespot , this movie will have an adventure film feel, while "dark, scary beats" will take hold from time to time.
The XBR-75X940C 75-inch 4K smart TV from Sony has been revealed. This unit works with a new Sony 4K processor (the X1), works with High-Resolution Audio, and rolls with what Sony calls One-Flick Entertainment. This unit has an extremely slim-line bezel around its top, bottom, and sides, and sits on a chrome stand through its center.
Apple has unleashed its Apple Watch into the wild, and people are starting to notice. The Apple Watch was first spotted outside of Apple's Campus back in September . But it looks like Apple has released more testing units for employees to try out in the real world.