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50% of U.S. Homes Have a PVR

Does anybody watch Live TV anymore? According to a survey by Leichtman Research Group (LRG),  Almost half (47%) of U.S. homes have at least one PVR and 23 percent have a PVR on more than one set.  PVR sales are beginning to … Continue reading

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Redbox is Leaving Canada – Does Anybody Care?

After exactly three years, DVD and Blue-ray rental company RedBox is pulling out it’s 1400 rental kiosks and shutting down it’s Canadian Operations … does anybody care? The message on Redbox Canadian website reads “We were excited to bring our … Continue reading

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At First Glance …. Wall Mounting a Flat Screen TV seemed like a simple and easy job

When Sarah Miller moved into her new condo she called her dad over to help her mount  her new Samsung 60” Flat Screen TV.  At first glance hanging the TV seemed like a simple and easy procedure but as Sarah … Continue reading

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Netflix Canada Wins CRTC Ruling

The summer and fall have been nothing but bad news for Netflix south of the border but Netflix Canada and it’s subscribers received  great news on October 5th, 2011 when the CRTC ruled that Netflix is not a broadcaster and … Continue reading

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Netflix Inks a Deal with Dreamworks for 2013

Netflix recently lost streaming rights to the STARZ movie library ending next year in the first quarter of 2012 however Netflix inked a deal with Dreamworks bringing  exclusive access to Dreamworks films beginning 2013. The Dreamworks deal is estimated at … Continue reading

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Netflix Canada Hits One Million Subscribers

Netflix Canada hit One Million subscribers on August 4th, 2011 only 10 months after it’s launch back in September 2010.  The One Millionth Canadian Subscriber named Amanda hails from Manitoba and receives a lifetime subscription to Netflix. On the surface … Continue reading

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Is Netflix Doomed After Price Increase?

Is Netflix Doomed after it’s 60% price hike in the US, not likely says research firm TDG. While many customers are upset and very vocal with the recent price hike announcement all the hype around canceling subscriptions is “More Myth … Continue reading

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Netflix Price Increase Coming to Canada TOO!

By now you’ve seen it on the news, read about it on a blog or in the news paper or heard about it on the radio – On July 12, 2011 Netflix USA announced a price increase of 60% to … Continue reading

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iPad Changes the Way we Watch TV

You would think that from all the advertising and hype about iPads, Playbooks and other tablet computers that everybody’s got one of these shinny, new, high tech gadgets but a recent survey indicates that only about 5% percent of North … Continue reading

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