Paramount and Dreamworks go HD-DVD: Sony’s curse continues

Analyst Opinion - Rob Enderle takes another look at the current high-definition media situation: Does Paramount's and Dreamwork's decision have the potential to turn the market?

Brain Age 2 is a worthy sequel

Game Review - The unlikely video game phenomenon is back and better than before with Nintendo's newest entry in the Brain Age series. In Pictures: Challenges in Brain Age 2

2K unleashes Bioshock

2K Games announced the availability of its first-person shooter Bioshock for Windows PC and the Xbox 360 console.>> In Pictures: Bioshock screenshots  

Sony introduces 1080p HD projector

Tokyo (Japan) - Sony has unveiled its latest high definition projector, claiming a contrast ratio of 35,000:1. Using SXRD (Silicon X-tal Reflective Display) technology, the new HD projection unit carries more than double the contrast of its predecessor, the VPL-VW50. The greater contrast ratio is attributed to the projector's use of Advanced Iris 2, a technology that more clearly regulated the amount of light going through the projector's lenses.

Silent Hill PSP demo leaked

A demo for the upcoming PSP Silent Hill game has illegitimately made its way to the public, available to download from the PSP's mobile Internet browser.

MTV, Real Networks, Verizon Wireless take aim at iTunes

MTV Networks, Real Networks and Verizon today announced that they will be forming "Rhapsody America", a new company that will be offering an "integrated digital music experience" for PC, portable music players and cellphones.

MTV closes URGE, merges service into Rhapsody

World of Warcraft not coming to consoles

Vizio becomes leading LCD TV company in the U.S.

Within less than three years of its founding, Vizio has become the largest supplier of LCD TVs in the U.S., outshipping its closest competitor, Samsung, by 130,000 units in Q2.

Paramount, Dreamworks go HD DVD

The HD DVD camp today received an exclusivity commitment from two major movie studios – a welcome commitment the group needs in its battle against Blu-ray.

EA sends out four games for Macs

Delivering on its promise to bring more games to the Apple computer platform, Electronic Arts today shipped four new Mac titles./div>

Canon introduces EOS 40D digital SLR

Costa Mesa (CA) - With 6.5 FPS continuous shooting, a new auto focus feature and a 10.1 MP sensor, Canon's latest DSLR camera is ready to hit the market. Canon's EOS 40D, the successor to the EOS 30D, takes significant advances over the previous model with new technology that Canon introduced earlier this year.  For example, the 40D incorporates Canon's DIGIC III processor, which allows for nearly instantaneous camera boot-up and advanced color rendering.

Wii movie playback unlocked

Video converting specialist X-OOM Software has released a new application that allows users to format movies that will playback on the Wii without modifying the console.

Playstation 3 kills HD DVD

Opinion - Just a few months ago, the high-definition arena looked like we were in for a lengthy battle between Blu-ray and HD DVD. That impression surely has changed: Blu-ray is capturing the market where it counts – movie sales, which apparently are driven by Playstations making their way into the market. Will the game console break HD DVD's neck?

Nintendo delays Wii expansion plans

Feds pick IBM for digital TV coupons

Logitech introduces new high-end iPod speaker system

Fremont (CA) - Logitech's latest holiday offering for 2007 will be an iPod sound system with high definition tweeters controlled by motion sensitive technology. The Pure-Fi Dream Premium Bedroom Music System includes an AM/FM radio, dual alarm setting, and of course an iPod dock.  Logitech describes the system as the company's "most sophisticated design" to date.

Future Xbox 360 games may require hard drive

Microsoft is allowing developers to have games use the Xbox 360 hard drive, a requirement that could systematically weed out owners of the Core version of the console.

Bioshock available for pre-order on Steam

Amazon gives away seven HD DVD movies with Xbox 360 Elite bundle

Customers who purchase the Xbox 360 Elite and HD DVD drive from Amazon will receive seven free HD DVD titles, curbing virtually the entire cost of the player.