Slashdot Items Tagged "entertainment"

Date / Time Story
Sunday February 26, 2017 @09:48PM Can Streaming Companies Replace Hollywood Studios?
Sunday February 26, 2017 @05:08PM Science Fiction Actor Bill Paxton Dies At Age 61
Friday February 24, 2017 @07:15PM Slashdot Asks: Are Curved TVs Worth It?
Thursday February 23, 2017 @03:32PM Valve Releases SteamVR For Linux
Thursday February 23, 2017 @01:11PM Google Says Almost Every Recent 'Trusted' DMCA Notices Were Bogus
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @07:09PM Valve's Gabe Newell Says Only 30 SteamVR Apps Have Made $250,000+
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @01:36PM Online Piracy Can Boost Comic Book Sales, Research Finds
Monday February 20, 2017 @09:28AM Google and Microsoft To Crackdown On Piracy Sites In Search Results
Friday February 17, 2017 @03:30PM 70 Percent of Young Swedish Men Are Video Pirates, Study Says
Friday February 17, 2017 @03:12PM How Atari's Nolan Bushnell Pioneered the Tech Incubator In the 1980s
Thursday February 16, 2017 @02:02PM CloudFlare Puts Pirate Sites on New IP Addresses, Avoids Cogent Blockade
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @05:40PM Facebook To Autoplay Videos With Sound On By Default
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @02:55PM Canada Remains a 'Safe Haven' For Online Piracy, Rightsholders Claim
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @01:37PM Facebook is Bringing Its Social Network To TV, Video App Announced For Apple's and Amazon's Set-Top Boxes
Monday February 13, 2017 @04:47PM Playboy Is Featuring Naked Women Again -- After Dropping Nudity a Year Ago Due To the Internet
Sunday February 12, 2017 @02:07AM Netflix Geoblocking Loosened Under New EU Law
Friday February 10, 2017 @04:46PM Valve Is Shutting Down Steam's Greenlight Community Voting System
Friday February 10, 2017 @09:43AM Internet Backbone Provider Cogent Blocks Pirate Bay and Other 'Pirate' Sites
Tuesday February 07, 2017 @07:53PM Battlestar Galactica Actor Richard Hatch Dies At 71
Tuesday February 07, 2017 @04:11PM World of Warcraft Gold Can Now Be Used To Buy Other Blizzard Games
Tuesday February 07, 2017 @10:00AM Movie Industry Wants Irish ISPs To Block Pirate Movie Streaming Portals
Monday February 06, 2017 @03:25PM Overwatch Director Speaks Out Against Console Mouse/keyboard Adapters
Sunday February 05, 2017 @08:01PM A Super Bowl Koan: Does The NFL Wish It Were A Tech Company?
Saturday February 04, 2017 @05:57PM Pong's Inventor Unveils Three New VR Arcade Games - Including Pong
Friday February 03, 2017 @03:48PM Nintendo Halts Wii U Production In Anticipation of Switch Launch
Friday February 03, 2017 @01:00AM Nvidia Stops Promotional Game Resales By Tying Codes To Hardware
Thursday February 02, 2017 @05:51PM Mexican Surgeon Uses VR Headset To Distract Patients During Surgery
Thursday February 02, 2017 @12:29PM Film Industry's Latest Search Engine Draws Traffic With 'Pirate' Keywords'
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @04:23PM 2.5 Million Xbox and PlayStation Gamers' Details Have Been Leaked From Piracy Forums
Tuesday January 31, 2017 @08:00PM 2K Games Wins the Right To Store and Share Your Biometric Facial Data
Tuesday January 31, 2017 @05:08PM AI Decisively Defeats Four Pro Poker Players In 'Brains Vs AI' Tournament
Tuesday January 31, 2017 @02:55PM US Judge Rejects Suit Over Face Scanning for Video Game
Monday January 30, 2017 @04:13PM 'Father of Pac-Man,' Masaya Nakamura, Dies At Age 91
Wednesday January 25, 2017 @03:30PM UK 'Pirates' Get 20-Day Grace Period After Each Warning
Tuesday January 24, 2017 @03:49PM Netflix Will Now Let Android Users Download Content Onto SD Storage
Monday January 23, 2017 @03:24PM FBI Is Probing Sundance Cyberattack That Forced Box Office To Close
Friday January 20, 2017 @07:00PM CBS, Paramount Settle Lawsuit Over 'Star Trek' Fan Film
Friday January 20, 2017 @01:38AM Star Trek Discovery Gets Delayed Again As Spock's Father Is Cast
Thursday January 19, 2017 @05:18PM 3D TV Is Dead
Thursday January 19, 2017 @03:35PM Netflix Calls Out HBO For Not Letting Subscribers Binge On New Shows
Thursday January 19, 2017 @02:47PM 32% of All US Adults Watch Pirated Content
Thursday January 19, 2017 @07:57AM Netflix's Subscriber Boom Shows the World is Accepting Internet TV
Wednesday January 18, 2017 @04:07PM Report: PS4 Is Selling Twice As Well As Xbox One
Tuesday January 17, 2017 @02:17PM Porn Pirates Exploit Well-Known Loophole To Upload Raunchy Videos On YouTube
Tuesday January 17, 2017 @01:55PM Netflix is 'Killing' DVD Sales, Research Finds
Monday January 16, 2017 @02:03PM Apple Exec Jimmy Iovine Confirms Company's Interest in Making 'Pop Culture' TV Shows
Friday January 13, 2017 @06:22PM Head of Sony Entertainment, Michael Lynton, To Step Down
Friday January 13, 2017 @12:05AM Nintendo Switch Will Launch On March 3rd For $299, Won't Feature Region-Locking Software
Thursday January 12, 2017 @09:17AM Apple Planning To Make Original TV Shows and Movies as Hardware Sales Soften
Tuesday January 10, 2017 @09:45PM Monopoly May Replace Iconic Pieces With Emoji Faces and Hashtags
Thursday January 05, 2017 @03:57PM Ask Slashdot: Why Did 3D TVs and Stereoscopic 3D Television Broadcasting Fail?
Wednesday January 04, 2017 @04:02PM Samsung Claims Its New QLED TVs Are Better Than OLED TVs
Wednesday January 04, 2017 @01:55PM Netflix Hasn't Forgotten About Its 4.3 Million DVD Subscribers
Wednesday January 04, 2017 @09:30AM Piracy 'Warnings' Fail To Boost Box Office Revenues, Research Says
Tuesday January 03, 2017 @10:41AM Dish's New AirTV Set-Top Box Does Over-the-Air and 4K Streaming
Saturday December 31, 2016 @11:26AM 'Watership Down' Author Richard Adams Died On Christmas Eve At Age 96
Friday December 30, 2016 @09:14PM Creepy Site Claims To Reveal Torrenting Histories
Friday December 30, 2016 @03:57PM Ask Slashdot: Why Are Some Great Games Panned and Some Inferior Games Praised?
Friday December 30, 2016 @02:21PM Bad Year For Piracy: 2016 Was The Year Torrent Giants Fell
Thursday December 29, 2016 @06:30PM Seattle Man Accused of Using Social Media To Set Up Fake Porn Agency
Wednesday December 28, 2016 @03:58PM Ask Slashdot: Is Computing As Cool and Fun As It Once Was?
Wednesday December 28, 2016 @02:12PM China's Alibaba Poised To Invest $7.2 Billion in Entertainment and Media
Tuesday December 27, 2016 @02:12PM Torrent Website ExtraTorrent Under DDoS Attacks; Pirate Bay Also Down
Tuesday December 27, 2016 @09:17AM Amazon Prime Video's Global Launch Looks Soft, But It's Just a First Step
Monday December 26, 2016 @09:21PM Top Spotify Lawyer: Attracting Pirates is in Our DNA
Friday December 23, 2016 @03:52PM YouTube Views Are Down Across the Board, Analysis Says
Friday December 23, 2016 @12:02PM Google and Amazon Will Let You Rent a Movie for $0.99 During the Holiday
Friday December 23, 2016 @08:44AM US Government Targets Pirate Bay and Other 'Piracy Havens'
Thursday December 22, 2016 @03:16PM Pokemon Go Arrives On the Apple Watch
Thursday December 22, 2016 @11:01AM A Record High of 455 Scripted TV Shows Aired in 2016
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @08:31PM Worldwide Gaming Market Hits $91 Billion In 2016, Says Report
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @08:56AM Sling TV Accidentally Reveals Its Set-Top Box For Cord Cutters
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @12:40AM Crytek Closing Five Studios, Will Refocus On 'Premium IPs' and CryEngine
Thursday December 15, 2016 @03:38PM Super Mario Run Is Now Available
Wednesday December 14, 2016 @03:44PM Microsoft Xbox One and Windows 10 Getting Dolby Atmos Surround Sound
Wednesday December 14, 2016 @09:44AM Netflix Gets New Global Rival: Amazon Prime Video Now Available In Over 200 Countries
Monday December 12, 2016 @04:02PM Xbox One Games Arrive On Oculus Rift With New Streaming App
Monday December 12, 2016 @03:29PM Comcast Raises Controversial 'Broadcast TV' and 'Sports' Fees $48 Per Year
Monday December 12, 2016 @09:15AM Grand Tour 'Most Illegally Downloaded TV Show In History'
Friday December 09, 2016 @03:08PM Google Is Testing User Ratings For Movies, TV Within Search Results
Thursday December 08, 2016 @04:40PM Watchdog Group Claims Smart Toys Are Spying On Kids
Thursday December 08, 2016 @03:33PM Congress Passes BOTS Act To Ban Ticket-Buying Software
Thursday December 08, 2016 @01:02PM Slashdot Asks: Would You Like Early Access To Movies And Stop Going To Theatres?
Wednesday December 07, 2016 @06:15PM Apple Is In Talks With Hollywood For Early Access To Movies On iTunes: Bloomberg
Wednesday December 07, 2016 @02:18PM Google, HTC, Oculus, Samsung, Sony Join Forces To Create Global VR Association
Wednesday December 07, 2016 @09:18AM Falsely Accused Movie Pirate Deserves $17K Compensation, Court Says
Tuesday December 06, 2016 @09:46PM 'The Circle' Trailer Looks An Awful Lot Like Google
Tuesday December 06, 2016 @09:38PM Doyodo RetroEngine Sigma Is a Linux-Powered Classic Video Game Emulation Console
Tuesday December 06, 2016 @05:32PM Apple Launches Single Sign-On Service To Make Logging Into TV Apps Less Time-Consuming
Tuesday December 06, 2016 @04:27PM Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau Makes Game For Third Annual Hour of Code
Tuesday December 06, 2016 @01:51PM Vinyl Records Outsold Digital Downloads In the UK Last Week
Tuesday December 06, 2016 @10:23AM YouTube Pays Music Industry $1 Billion From Ads
Tuesday December 06, 2016 @08:49AM Netflix Says People Watch Same Amount of Movies Regardless of Perceived Quality or Depth
Monday December 05, 2016 @11:07AM Most DVR Owners Are Recording Live Sports, Survey Says
Monday December 05, 2016 @10:26AM Netflix Keeping Bandwidth Usage Low By Encoding Its Video With VP9 and H.264/AVC Codecs