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Digital movie sales climb 47 percent in 2013

While overall digital home entertainment spending remains fairly steady at $18.2 billion, digital movies sales shoot through the roof raking in $1.19 billion.

By Jan. 8, 2014


Home video numbers are up, but little reward for Netflix

Hollywood is a long way from returning to the days when consumers were paying $30 for a DVD and spending $4 to rent a single title. Still, digital revenue is showing some positive signs.

By Jul. 30, 2012


Q&A: MacFixIt Answers

Readers ask about what is considered extreme heat output for Apple's MacBook systems, among other questions.

By Aug. 9, 2013


Duplicate Profile Bug confirmed by Netscape; fix is coming

Duplicate Profile Bug confirmed by Netscape; fix is coming

By Jul. 9, 1999


Blu-ray sales up 91 percent in first half of 2009

Despite the recession, the Blu-ray format appears to be putting up relatively decent sales and rental numbers. Overall, however, the home entertainment industry is still contracting.

By Jul. 16, 2009


A personal nuclear reactor? Not so fast!

Toshiba is proposing a small, low-cost reactor that could be used for individual commercial buildings and small residential neighborhoods. But do the numbers really work out?

By Dec. 22, 2007


With EliteBook laptop, HP gets tough

HP announced the EliteBook semirugged laptop, a 14.1-inch portable that meets MIL-STD-810F specifications for vibration, dust, humidity, altitude, and temperature.

By Jun. 10, 2008


With this setup, who needs the oxygen?

The "Entertainment Oxygen Lounge" includes a multimedia massage chair.

By Apr. 30, 2008


Transmeta founder Ditzel to join Intel

The low-power chip guru plans to join Intel's enterprise group after a career spent trying to take the world's larger chip maker down a peg.

By Mar. 10, 2008


Leave it to a cheap fan to take down a fancy computer

A year ago when I first noticed a green dot appearing on my PowerMac G5's display I was a bit disappointed, but not fully surprised because LCD pixels are known to die, go dim, or get stuck in a specific color. Not thinking much of it I dismissed it as a common issue and continued to use my computer; however, these dots were going to soon become a larger problem for me.

By Jul. 26, 2010