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#Sold: Twitter, American Express Partner For Hashtag Purchases

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Today, American Express announced a service that will allow its members to make purchases on Twitter using only #hashtags. Consumers are used to one-click shopping on Amazon. But what about one-tweet shopping on Twitter? That's the promise of a new partnership between American Express and Twitter. Today, the credit-card...
#Sold: Twitter, American Express Partner For Hashtag Purchases

Engadget HD Podcast 292 - 03.27.2012

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No guests this week, just us but we've got a quick and dirty podcast with news of TiVo's latest DVR plus some freshly updated iPad apps from Netflix and DirecTV. The Xbox 360 has its own new apps to deliver as well, while Sky is still creeping towards a...
Engadget HD Podcast 292 - 03.27.2012

Only one more version of the Linux kernel 3.5.x coming: time to move to 3.6

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In the release notes to Version 3.5.6 of the Linux kernel, maintainer Greg Kroah-Hartman warned users that there would likely be only one more version of that branch of the kernel, and that users should get ready to move to the 3.6 branch as soon as possible. MORE LINUX:...
Only one more version of the Linux kernel 3.5.x coming: time to move to 3.6

Comcast access to the HBO Go app on Xbox 360 is live

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After a short delay, Comcast subscribers are now on the list of users able to access the HBO Go streaming app via their Xbox 360s. Although some HBO content was already included in the Xfinity TV app, it wasn't all there however a change in the policy was rumored...
Comcast access to the HBO Go app on Xbox 360 is live
Microsoft says it has sold 67M Xbox 360s, 19M Kinects, and generated $56B in game revenues

Time Warner Cable confirms HBO Go streaming is now available on Xbox 360, Samsung and Roku

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As we revealed yesterday, Time Warner Cable has finally activated HBO Go streaming to TV connected devices. As seen on the new activation pages for Samsung Smart TVs and Blu-ray players, Xbox 360s and Roku boxes, TWC and Bright House Networks are now among the available options (sorry, still...
Time Warner Cable confirms HBO Go streaming is now available on Xbox 360, Samsung and Roku

Xbox 360 USB storage quietly doubled from 16GB to 32GB in latest dashboard update

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It seems that Microsoft's latest dashboard update to the Xbox 360 was little more than a trojan horse for a super secret USB storage update from the original 16GB cap to 32GB -- you can't fool us, Microsoft! Er, at least you can't fool the vast swaths of people...
Xbox 360 USB storage quietly doubled from 16GB to 32GB in latest dashboard update

A Brave New World: Too Much (Online) TV

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[Editor’s Note: This guest post is written by Jesse Stay, the author of Google+ For Dummies, Facebook Application Development For Dummies, and the currently in-progress book, Google+ Marketing For Dummies. Jesse consults with organizations big and small on social media technologies, marketing, and design philosophies.] “When the TV is on...
A Brave New World: Too Much (Online) TV

HBO: The Key To Combating Piracy Is To Make Game Of Thrones More Available... Except Here

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We've had a number of stories concerning the hit TV show Game of Thrones and the issue of people downloading unauthorized copies of the show. Due to a variety of reasons mostly centered around HBO's cable relationships, HBO has not made the show available online, for the most part, unless...
HBO: The Key To Combating Piracy Is To Make Game Of Thrones More Available... Except Here

A ban on Xbox imports? Stakes rise in Microsoft’s Motorola patent dispute

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Microsoft’s 4GB and 250GB Xbox 360 game consoles would be banned from import into the U.S. under a recommendation issued by an administrative law judge for the International Trade Commission. The recommendation follows a ruling that Microsoft’s game console infringes on Motorola’s digital video patents. Microsoft argues that Motorola is...
A ban on Xbox imports? Stakes rise in Microsoft’s Motorola patent dispute

Adidas miCoach out now on European Xbox 360s and PS3s, connects to cameras and own hardware

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Those looking to hone their own olympian body in preparation for this year's Games can grab Adidas' miCoach title for both Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3. Tapping into both consoles' respective motion-sensing cameras (and Adidas' own sensors and units), there are six sports to dabble in, with over 400...
Adidas miCoach out now on European Xbox 360s and PS3s, connects to cameras and own hardware

Microsoft sold over 750K Xbox 360s last week, more than double Wii U sales

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Microsoft's aging Xbox 360 console still has some pep in its proverbial step, moving more than 750K consoles last week in the US alone, rounded out by Black Friday. Between November 18 and 23, 360 sales bucked internal forecasts -- no doubt bolstered by the release of Halo 4...
Microsoft sold over 750K Xbox 360s last week, more than double Wii U sales

AMD exec behind Wii and Xbox 360 graphics jumps the fence to NVIDIA

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AMD has been suffering a conspicuous brain drain, with executives like ATI veteran Rick Bergman and CTO Eric Demers crossing over to tangentially or directly competitive companies like NVIDIA and Qualcomm. Chalk up another one for the list -- strategic development VP Bob Feldstein has bounded towards NVIDIA's (literally)...
AMD exec behind Wii and Xbox 360 graphics jumps the fence to NVIDIA
Microsoft sells over 67 million Xbox 360s, 19 million Kinects
Pizza Hut delivery app for Xbox 360 and Kinect lets you gesture and yell for food

BBC iPlayer app finally launches for all UK Xbox 360s

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All of those Kinect-enabled Xbox 360 video apps Microsoft has been promising since last year's dashboard update continue to slowly leak out, and the latest is the BBC iPlayer. Already long available on the Nintendo Wii and PlayStation 3, UK gamers finally have access to the catalog of titles...
BBC iPlayer app finally launches for all UK Xbox 360s

The new Comcast Xbox Xfinity app is the first nail in net neutrality’s coffin

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Comcast recently announced that Xbox users who subscribe to the company’s Xfinity TV service will now be able to access Xfinity On Demand content on their Xbox 360s — and that doing so won’t count against your 250GB data cap. The cable provider’s new policy has touched off a firestorm...
The new Comcast Xbox Xfinity app is the first nail in net neutrality’s coffin

Tipping Point? We're Watching More Web Video on TVs Than PCs

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Getting Web video off your PC and onto your plasma used to be a niche activity. No more: Consumer tracking service NPD says TV sets are now the most popular way to watch streaming video. NPD says 45 percent of consumers report that TV is now their primary Web video...
Tipping Point? We're Watching More Web Video on TVs Than PCs

The Xbox One launch and technology's summer of ... meh | Michael Moran

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Judging by the lukewarm reception for Xbox One, the techlust that keeps capitalism's wheels turning could be grinding to a haltThere's a certain sort of person that gets excited about the announcements of new high-tech products. I'm one of them. You may well be one too. We do seem to...
The Xbox One launch and technology's summer of ... meh | Michael Moran
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