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Starting April 4, Origin customers will no longer have the option to buy physical game discs as the service goes all digital.
The technology will launch next year with 300GB of possible storage, but that will be upped to 1TB on a single disc, according to the companies.
Vudu offers what seems an easy way to get all your DVDs and Blu-rays into the cloud. It does work, but not for all discs, and it comes with surprises.
The retailer is expanding its Disc-to-Digital service so that consumers can have their DVDs converted without leaving home.
We dropped a staggering £1,033,000,000 on digital video, music and games, an 11.4 per cent rise on 2011.
The retailer's CinemaNow feature can convert your DVDs to digital files from the comfort of your own PC.
It looks like a regular analog watch, and that's because it is on the outside: Withings' clever spin on a smartwatch buries all its tech under the surface, and offers up long battery life and a waterproof design to boot.
Madefire unveils its Android app, along with a "Print" feature to store local copies of your comics, and a "Create" tool for all those aspiring Jack Kirby's on DeviantArt.
The tech giant's potential purchase could help it compete in an area dominated by Amazon's prized e-book business, according to TechCrunch.
Some of the literary world's biggest names sign a letter opposing the e-commerce company's muscle-flexing with book publisher Hachette.