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Ultraviolet

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$20 Ultraviolet dongle on the way -- but will anyone buy it?

A new HDMI dongle aims to make it easier for Ultraviolet users to access their digital lockers -- but is it really bringing anything new to the table?

By August 6, 2014

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M-Go offers on-demand and UltraViolet on TVs, tablets

M-Go is a new competitor to Amazon and Vudu that offers on-demand TV and movie streaming to tablets and compatible televisions.

By January 17, 2013

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Hollywood tries again to shine light on UltraViolet

The film studios' initiative to seed the cloud with movies hasn't caught on yet with consumers. So the push is on to tweak the offering and generate some demand.

By October 8, 2012

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What is Ultraviolet?

The digital movie service is now live in Australia, but what actually is Ultraviolet and how do you use it?

By May 7, 2013

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Amazon to distribute UltraViolet films for Warner Bros.

Amazon VP Bill Carr announced yesterday that the retailer has agreed to start offering movies on UltraViolet, but for some reason didn't reveal the studio.

By January 11, 2012

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Amazon casts flattering light on UltraViolet

UltraViolet, the digital-locker effort supported by most of the major film studios, chalks up a big day at CES by announcing deals with Amazon and Samsung. Questions still linger about why UV has appeared to struggle to attract movie distributors.

By January 10, 2012

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Netflix bows out of studios' UltraViolet group

CES is expected to be a big event for the UltraViolet film platform, which some say is the successor to the DVD. Despite the apparent significance, Netflix has chosen not to participate.

By January 9, 2012

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Samsung helps UltraViolet boost hardware profile

Samsung is enabling owners of its Smart Blu-ray players to transfer their existing movie collections to the cloud just by loading a film disc into the player. Will consumers agree to pay a "nominal fee" for the privilege?

By January 10, 2012

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Can the Smurfs help UltraViolet kill off the DVD?

Sony releases a pair of movies you can get on the new UV home video format. More films are coming soon, but Hollywood still needs to make UltraViolet more down-home.

By December 5, 2011

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Can the Smurfs help UltraViolet kill off the DVD?

This story incorrectly stated the date when UV versions of "Moneyball" will be made available. They will be offered with the Blu-ray release on January 10.

By December 5, 2011