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Akamai acquires digital content delivery specialist VeriVue in cash transaction

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Internet content delivery network company Akamai today announced that it has acquired VeriVue in an all-cash transaction. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed, but Akamai expects the deal to boost its ‘Aura Network Solutions’ and accelerate the time-to-market in providing a licensed digital content delivery network solution for...
Akamai acquires digital content delivery specialist VeriVue in cash transaction
After finding success with cheap HDMI cables, Monoprice aims for loftier ambitions

Why Would You Pay $12 a Month for Free TV? Aereo CEO Chet Kanojia Explains.

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If you want to watch TV that comes from one of the broadcast channels, you’ve got options: You can get it for free, using an old-fashioned over-the-air antenna. Or you can pay for it as part of your cable TV package. And now, if you live in New York City,...
Why Would You Pay $12 a Month for Free TV? Aereo CEO Chet Kanojia Explains.

LG may bring Google TVs to Korea, China soon; seeing 'good returns' in the US

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While Eric Schmidt's proclamation that "most" new TVs would have Google TV embedded last year didn't come true, LG stated today that it's bringing the platform to more regions soon. The Korea Times reports an unnamed company executive at the KCTA Digital Cable Show stated the platform is yielding...
LG may bring Google TVs to Korea, China soon; seeing 'good returns' in the US

Boxee Stands With The CEA Against Cable Companies, Courts The FCC Chairman To Stop Proposed Ruling

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Anti-consumer legislation SOPA and PIPA might be all but dead, but there isn’t time to rest. There is a seemingly never-ending flow of proposed legislation, statutes and bills queued up, ready to bust down doors and storm living rooms. One of the latest involves the forced transition from analog to...
Boxee Stands With The CEA Against Cable Companies, Courts The FCC Chairman To Stop Proposed Ruling

Cablevision Will Trial PC-To-TV For Non-Geeks

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Cablevision (NYSE: CVC) customers who subscribe to both digital cable and broadband from the Long Island operator may get the chance next quarter to do something their geek friends have been bragging about but with a lot less hassle: watch internet content on their TVs. The new service, dubbed...
Cablevision Will Trial PC-To-TV For Non-Geeks

TiVo Premiere 4 confirmed early, promises a 4-tuner DVR for the masses

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TiVo owners who've wanted to record any more than two shows at a time or use more recent technology like MoCA have had to look towards the wallet-busting Premiere XL4, at least if they didn't happen to rely on a cable provider bundling the Premiere Q. Thankfully, TiVo has...
TiVo Premiere 4 confirmed early, promises a 4-tuner DVR for the masses

A quick look at Google Fiber pricing v. the incumbents

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The news that Google Fiber is coming to Austin, Texas has me all aflutter. But I’m the type of broadband-lovin’ fool who wants a gig for the sake of having a gig. What about those practical people out there wondering why they might sign up? Even if my earlier arguments...
A quick look at Google Fiber pricing v. the incumbents
Ceton InfiniTV 4 digital cable tuners now only $199
TiVo Premiere Elite DVR gets a name change, now the Premiere XL4

Don’t Waste the Internet on TV – Protect the Future of the Internet

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I had a very enjoyable debate with Avner Rosen of Boxee yesterday at SXSW.  We tended to go around in circles defending our positions. His (to paraphase): the internet will do what cable and satellite do, but it will do it better. That MicroSoft and Apple among others will in...
Don’t Waste the Internet on TV – Protect the Future of the Internet

Simple.TV review: a set-top box that streams broadcast TV to mobile devices

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Anyone who follows the home entertainment space closely probably agrees that TV is broken: archaic user interfaces, pricey bundles, six remotes that each do one thing, all limited to the confines of your home. Of course, realizing it's broken and knowing how to fix it are two different things....
Simple.TV review: a set-top box that streams broadcast TV to mobile devices

DTS, Ceton team up for new Windows Media Center extender

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The forthcoming Ceton Echo will incorporate DTS audio enhancements to help users experience immersive sound through all kinds of digital media, from TV to web streaming to their own media libraries. The product essentially works like a bare-bones Apple TV, allowing Windows 7 computers and Ceton Q gateways to stream...
DTS, Ceton team up for new Windows Media Center extender
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