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Take That YouTube: Disney Goes With Hulu

by Allen Weiner  |  April 30, 2009

The long-anticipated deal in which Hulu adds ABC's prime time shows to its lineup, as well as its daytime soaps and programming from ABC Family, Disney Channel and SOAPnet is...

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Podcast: Is There A Role for A Content Creation Device?

by Allen Weiner  |  March 26, 2009

In this podcast, I talk briefly about a concept that I have been pondering (and talking about) regarding the notion of a mobile content creation device to facilitate content and...

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TV 2.0 Update: Digital Transition Complete

by Allen Weiner  |  March 8, 2009

A few weeks into my TV 2.0 project ,where I set up a viewing center sans cable or satellite, I successfully completed the digital transition by attaching a Samsung digital...

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Headed for South by Southwest (SXSW)

by Allen Weiner  |  February 24, 2009

As a part-time resident of Austin, Texas and music/movie/interactive sort of guy, it’s fairly obvious I will be at SXSW. It will be my first time at this megaevent, so...

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Review of Kodak Zi6

by Allen Weiner  |  February 21, 2009

For a few months now, I have been putting my Kodak Zi6 videocamera loaner through its paces, and the verdict is quite positive. Slightly larger than the Flip Mino pocket-sized...

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My TV 2.0 Project

by Allen Weiner  |  February 16, 2009

Thanks to some reliable technology, I am finally prepared to embark on my TV 2.0 project. After five years of faithful service, our Pioneer HDTV landed us a rebate of...

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Harper Collins Launches Video Books: A Retreat from Web 2.0 Thinking

by Allen Weiner  |  February 5, 2009

As reported on its home page, Harper Collins announced its will offering a video edition of Jeff Jarvis’ new book, “What Would Google Do?” The video book amounts to 20...

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Hulu: Evil Plot or Misguided Marketing?

by Allen Weiner  |  February 2, 2009

I have watched Hulu’s coming- out party ad (see here) several times, both live during the heartbreaking SB 43 (yes, I live in Arizona) and then online where it will...

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A Hidden Video Gem @ CES

by Allen Weiner  |  January 10, 2009

I am a sucker for cool video gadgets and I found ViewVu tucked away in an out of the way section of the auxiliary CES exhibition floor at the Sands...

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