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Rumored GoogleTV Partnership – Déjà vu All Over Again

by Van Baker  |  March 18, 2010

The New York Times reports that Google is working on something that is called GoogleTV which might see Android on the television running on Intel silicon and using a Logitech...

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Sony's Blu-ray Player: Sound Judgement or Just Good Luck?

by Van Baker  |  March 10, 2009

Sony recently announced a new Blu-ray player with integrated 802.11n Wi-Fi connectivity. The networking configuration for the player is different from its networked television sets which have Ethernet built in....

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Technology, and goofy glasses

by Steve Prentice  |  January 19, 2009

In a previous posting I have already mentioned my belief that 2009 will be the year of 3D (everything) in the technology space. At the Consumer Electronics Show in Las...

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Strike.TV Provides New Channel for Hollywood’s Creative Community

by Allen Weiner  |  October 29, 2008

There’s an old adage (I think) that says out of chaos comes opportunity. I believe it’s the first cousin to the empty confidence booster that posits when life hands you...

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NHL Body-checks Broadcast Model with Neulion

by Andrew Frank  |  October 29, 2008

The National Hockey League and its online video partner Neulion entertained ad buyers, sports portals, agencies and journalists (and the odd research analyst) in New York City last night to...

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The 2009 Digital Transition Made Easy

by Allen Weiner  |  October 28, 2008

One video is worth a googol of words. Can you spot the UHF antenna?...

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Google Badly Misfires As Content Creator

by Allen Weiner  |  October 15, 2008

So, when I asked Marissa Mayer at an analyst event a few years back if Google thought of itself as a media company, her answer was a resounding no. Poptub...

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Joost Is Back. Maybe

by Allen Weiner  |  September 18, 2008

Joost, one of the early TV 2.0 pioneers founded by the folks who brought free Internet calling to the world via Skype, has changed directions by moving its modus operandi...

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Evaluating the Protail Opportunity

by Allen Weiner  |  September 17, 2008

In 2007, as the video marketplace began to expand with the entry of TV episodes, mashups and shows made specifically for web audiences (aka low attention span theater), it became...

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