Paramount Drops HD-DVD

UPDATE:Paramount spokeswoman Brenda Ciccone made this statement in response to reports that Paramount is abandoning the HD-DVD format: “Paramount’s current plan is to continue to support the HD-DVD format.” The statement didn’t specify if Paramount would also produce Blu-ray DVDs in addition to HD-DVDs. It will be interesting to see how this story pans out. [...]

USPS Hates Netflix Envelopes

According to an article in the NY Times, the USPS isn’t happy with Netflix because their red envelopes must be sorted by hand. The US Postal Service estimates that the manual sorting of 1.6 million Netflix envelopes per day is costing them about $21 million a year. As a result, the USPS wants to add [...]

Samsung announces dual format HD player

First it was LG making waves in announcing it was to offer a dual format HD player, now Samsung officially announces that they are hot on their heels with their duel format HD player dubbed BD-UP5000. The Samsung BD-UP5000 will fully support both HD-DVD and Blu-ray Disc formats and their interactive technologies, HDi and BD-Java. [...]

Rembrants Sing Thundercats Theme

Remember a band called The Rembrants? If not, don’t feel bad. The Rembrants were pretty much just a one hit wonder from the 1990′s. Their only hit song was “I’ll Be There For You” (aka the Friends TV show theme song). Videos by Warner Bros. | More VMIX videosView more Documentary videos | Embed this [...]