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DVD COLLECTIONS MAY WIND UP IN THE CLOUD

September 4, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Santa Clara, CA-based Rovi Corp. has unveiled a system that will allow consumers to purchase digital copies of their DVDs that can be stored in the cloud and accessed via the UltraViolet platform. Unlike the new Walmart solution, users do not have to bring their discs into a store to have them verified. They simply […]

MURDOCH SHUTTERS U.K. TABLOID AS SCANDAL MUSHROOMS

July 7, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

News of the World, the 168-year-old Sunday tabloid with the largest circulation of any newspaper in the U.K., will permanently cease publication following next weekend’s edition. News International Chairman James Murdoch made the announcement this morning (Thursday) as new allegations of illegal activities by the newspaper’s staff and hired agents emerged and as major advertisers […]