Tag Archives: Video

Battle of the Set-top Boxes

Ladies and gentlemen… On the right, crushing the scales at 11 lbs., the current living room media player champ… The Rogers-branded Scientific Atlanta Explorer 8300 SD. And the challenger… On the left, floating like a butterfly at a mere 0.67 … Continue reading

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Vimio – The Mobile TV App Your Carrier Doesn’t Want You to Know About

A recent episode of The Digital Production Buzz Podcast had the hosts positively gushing over US and A start-up MobiTV, who are offering wireless subscribers in the Americas live television on their mobiles through their carrier for a mere $9.95 … Continue reading

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Nokia N96: What’s on the Big Screen

Today we set my Nokia N96 down on its porno kickstand and marvel at the video options for that huge 2.8-inch screen. First up, the groundbreaking DVB-H live television tuner… Oh, right… Just like Japan’s 1seg and South Korea’s DMB, … Continue reading

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S60 Video Streaming Smackdown!

Or, more accurately, “My S60 Unscientific Video Streaming Smackdown” — you’ll see why soon enough… So now that I’ve a fancy HSDPA-enabled handset and an unheard-of-in-Canada 6GB of data per month to play with, it’s about time I stream some … Continue reading

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A Requiem For emTube

Loyal readers know I’m no fan of Apple’s iPhone, mostly because its many fanboys and girls are blissfully ignorant of other smartphones and what they can do. The iPhone’s YouTube Player, in particular, is surprisingly bad when compared to the … Continue reading

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