Sony’s PlayStation Network Becomes the First Entertainment System to Offer HD Movies from All Major Studios

For those who don't own a PlayStation 3, PSP, or PSP go yet, Sony has just announced some news that may make you want to jump onboard. According to Sony's press release today, PlayStation Network (PSN) has become the first entertainment system to offer HD movies for rent or purchase from all the major Hollywood [...]

FaceVsion HD Video Conferencing Solution for Home and Business

[youtube=] Look out, Cisco Telepresence. FaceVsion has an affordable HD video conferencing solution available today for home and corporate users that can stream H.264 video at 720p ($119 solution) and 1080p ($299 Pro solution with HDMI input for HD video cameras). The technology consists of a PC Express Card video encoder and decoder, a FaceVsion HD [...]

Sneak Peek: Dell Inspiron Zino HD

Damn, Dell! They've got a gag order on bloggers who were lucky enough to preview the Dell Inspiron Zino HD before it's publicly made available. So far all we're seeing is glamour shots and exterior close-ups. No specification details. All we know with certainty is that Zino HD has HDMI, eSATA, USB (ports on the [...]

Belkin Launches the Gigabit Powerline HD Starter Kit

Gigabit speeds over powerline? Impressive. Belkin claims that their new Gigabit Powerline HD Starter Kit ($149.99) adapters are capable of 1000Mbps transmission speeds, which is about 5 times faster than the competition. The new adapters are powered by Gigle Semiconductor's mediaxtream chip and have been designed to handle multiple HD video streams. The adapaters offer [...]

Amazon Video On Demand Rolls Out HD Quality TV Episodes and Movies

Big news today for folks who enjoy renting Amazon Video On Demand content through their Windows / Mac PC, TiVo (Series 3, HD, HD XL), Roku Digital Video Player (now available through, and Sony Bravia Internet Video Link. The service has been upgraded to serve up HD quality TV episodes and Movies in 720p [...]

Apple Begins Selling HD Movies Through iTunes

Starting today, via iTunes 8.1 and above, users can now purchase HD movies for $19.99 or rent them for $4.99 sometime within 30 days of a movie's initial debut in the iTunes Store. In addition, users can order movies in advance and have them delivered to their computer as soon as they become available. [...]

Hauppauge Gives CeBIT Attendees a Sneak Peek at the MediaMVP-HD

It appears the Hauppauge has a new digital media streamer in the pipeline. At CeBIT the company showcased the next version of it's popular MediaMVP called the MediaMVP-HD. The MediaMVP-HD is said to be able to function without the need to connect to a PC, it can stream content from network storage devices, and is [...]

VUDU Now Offering 1080p HD and HDX Movie Purchase Options

Now another reason to consider picking up a VUDU box for consuming HD content. VUDU today announced that they will begin selling HD and HDX movies to own. The initial selection consists of 50 films from “top independent studios” with the promise of adding additional releases on the same day and date as the DVD [...]