30 Quadrotors Form a Star Trek Constellation In the London Skyline

It's supposed to be an hour when everyone conserves energy by turning off the lights and other superfluous power drains. But apparently Paramount is still not up-to-speed on what Earth Hour is all about since over the weekend it celebrated the event by sending 30 quadrotor drones into the air, forming the Starfleet… »3/25/13 8:25am3/25/13 8:25am

Tony Stark's Boozing Ways, BD-Live Snafu Bring Down Paramount Servers

I would love to tell you this morning that the record breaking Iron Man Blu-ray release »10/05/08 10:00am10/05/08 10:00am on October 1 was all puppies and rainbows, but that just isn't the case. And I can't lie to you, dear readers, at least not about . The truth is, while the release made director Jon Favreau a happy man, it's done nothing but piss…

Paramount's First Blu-ray Flicks Hit May 20, Will Blow Your Face/Off (Sorta)

Even though Paramount has taken longer to announce their Blu-ray slate than the other former HD DVD lackey, they're getting 'em out the door quicker, surprisingly. The first three BDs (I hate the acronym, but let's go ahead and digest it) from Paramount arrive May 20: Face/Off (yes!), Bee Movie and Next. Then it gets… »4/30/08 12:13am4/30/08 12:13am

The Truth About the Format War and HD DVD's Demise

Click to viewMost people have already declared Blu-ray to be the format war's victor—even us, begrudgingly—and our recent talks with Toshiba and Universal seem to suggest that the HD DVD camp might be ready to pull up stakes. Back at CES, so many moons ago, Microsoft said HD DVD was over when Toshiba said it was. Ken… »1/21/08 10:00am1/21/08 10:00am