Tag Archives: DVD

Video games beat DVD movies in UK revenue

Call of Duty Modern Warfare 3 It’s official – video games are now the biggest money-spinning form of entertainment in the UK, with the total revenue from game sales exceeding DVD/video receipts in 2011. Perhaps that’s not.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Gaming News: PC, Xbox, PS3 & Nintendo

New copying law allows UK citizens to rip their music

CD Copying music CDs and DVDs will soon be legal, following recommendations made by the Hargreaves review, which found the old laws outdated and impractical in today’s world. The change in rules.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Entertainment, General Tech News: NuTech, Gadgets, Science, Entertainment,

Amazon snaps up Lovefilm

You might recall, if you were an Amazon rental DVD subscriber a couple of years back, that Lovefilm originally took over the online shopping giant’s DVD service. And now Amazon is.. more
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Lovefilm gears up for digital push

Lovefilm, which has traditionally focused on renting out DVD via mail order has strengthened its board as it transforms its business model to digital downloading. Kristian Segerstrale, chief executive of social network game publisher Playfish, and Roland Steindorf, the former head of Kabel Deutschland, have.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Digital TV News: Satellite, Cable, IPTV & HDTV / 3DTV

LoveFilm attracts Dawn Airey

The boss of Five has joined the board of the movie rental company LoveFilm as a non executive director. Dawn Airey has been the Chairman and Chief Executive of Five since 2000, but recent changes in the way that parent company RTL feel about Five.. more
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Lovefilm partners with Samsung

The film and DVD service Lovefilm will be going on-demand following a deal between the film service and the electronics giant Samsung. This deal means that consumers looking for a new television will see that Samsung TVs will be coming with Lovefilm installed through the.. more
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DVD player sales slow as downloads increase

Figures have been released showing that sales of DVD players have fallen to their lowest point in seven years. This is such a concern that industry experts are predicting that it could be the beginning of the end for the equipment. The fall in DVD.. more
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Sony adds games to 3D TV

Sony has finally got around to announcing what the company will be offering the UK consumer when it comes to 3D TV. Its offering comes in the shape of the Sony HX803 3D Ready Television, which will become available in June. The TV will be.. more
Posted in All Tech News, PS3 News, Satellite TV News

DVDs to be sold through vending machines

As the digital revolution continues to press ahead, older digital technology is having to reinvent itself just to keep its head above water and this is true for the DVD. Once heralded as the height of technology, the DVD is fast falling behind in the.. more
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LG launches portable DTV device

The Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas opens its doors in a few days time and we can expect to find a lot of new concept ideas as well as some new products. One such new idea comes from the electronics giant LG. It’s a.. more
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