Will Apple's music cloud be free?

Apple could allow users to access certain aspects of its cloud music streaming service for free  - at least initially.

Can pirated music be legalized and monetized?

As the battle wages on between the music industry and those who download tracks without paying, it’s clear record execs are having a hard time getting a handle on the situation. 

Zediva bypasses movie studios to offer cheap streamed movies

Streaming movie service Zediva says it can offer new release movies for as little as $1 a time, thanks to a loophole in the copyright laws.

Comcast adds live streaming to iPad and Android apps

Comcast is promising in-home streaming this year on the iPad and Android devices, allowing users to watch live and on-demand content anywhere in the home.

Netflix touts streaming-only plan

W00t! Now we can finally ditch those scratched-up DVDs, because Netflix is rolling out an $8 streaming-only subscription plan.

Report: Apple to launch iTunes Live Streaming

Apple may be preparing to launch its long-awaited iTunes Live Streaming service tomorrow at 7 AM PST.

BBC to launch iPlayer streamed video worldwide

The BBC has confirmed that it is to launch its iPlayer streaming video service internationally - and possibly for free.

Music streaming 'good news' for mobile operators

Mobile operators could make more money by scrapping their download stores and partnering with music streaming providers instead.

Hulu Plus comes to Roku and Tivo

Hulu's premium subscription service, Hulu Plus, is to be made available on Roku and TiVo Premiere devices later this year.

Sony takes on Apple with iTunes competitor

Sony's believed to be making a bid to steal Apple's thunder later today with a plan to launch a rival service to iTunes.

Pay-per-view movies coming to YouTube?

YouTube is said to be negotiating with major Hollywood studios to offer streamed, pay-per-view movies by the end of the year.

Google tests live updates for search

Google is testing what it calls 'streaming' search, where results change with every letter typed.

Verizon develops live TV app for tablets

Verizon is working on iPad and Android apps allowing users to watch live TV and movies in the home and on the go.

Report: Hulu to charge for premium content

Hulu is reportedly planning to roll out a subscription service for multiple devices, including the Xbox 360 and iPad.

Report: Next-gen Apple TV "based directly" on iPhone 4

Apple is reportedly prepping a next-gen TV which will be "based directly" on the iPhone 4 and carry a $99 price tag.

Is that WoW running on your iPad?

Is that World of Warcraft (WoW) running on your iPad? Why, yes, yes, it is!

Marvell Imagines the 10 Gigabit Digital Home and I Meet Stan Lee


I flew down to Hollywood last Tuesday to attend the Marvell AVANTA launch. 

Netflix officially comes to Wii

After an initial test roll-out last month, Netflix has brought its instant streaming service to the Wii as the last of the big three consoles to offer the service's thousands of videos and TV shows on-demand.

8,000 petabytes of mobile data traffic expected by 2014

Mobile data traffic originating from PC (USB) modems and routers is expected to increase from 2,000 petabytes of data to a staggering 8,000 in 2014.

Spotify plans US launch for music streaming service

Spotify looks set to start US operations this fall, taking its music streaming service out of Europe for the first time.