Should Blockbuster Add More TV Shows To Its Streaming Movie Service?

Blockbuster and Dish Network are launching a video streaming service, but its early success may be hindered by a movie-dominated catalog. » 10/03/11 10:45pm 10/03/11 10:45pm

Will ABC Make It Harder to Watch Their Shows on Hulu?

It sounds like ABC's mulling a Fox-style move on Hulu, limiting fast access to shows to cable subscribers: "I don't think we'll make long-term [Hulu] deals for the content," said Disney CEO Robert Iger. We'll wait and see. [Seeking Alpha] » 8/16/11 1:05pm 8/16/11 1:05pm

The Concert of the Future, Today

For decades, Amon Tobin has constantly pioneered new sounds in the world of electronic music. So it makes sense that he'd want a visual stage show as advanced and experimental as his sounds. I think he nailed it this time. » 6/06/11 7:40pm 6/06/11 7:40pm

Robots That Dance, Discover, and Devour You and Your Family

I thought these guys were monster food when I first saw this picture. Lucky for them, it's just a robot. Head over to The Atlantic's In Focus to check out other remarkable photos of robots and their caretakers. [The Atlantic] » 4/22/11 9:00pm 4/22/11 9:00pm

Where To Watch Every TV Comedy Online

Our friends over at Splitsider have compiled a comprehensive guide to where on the internet you can (legally) watch every last comedy on this fall's teevee schedule—as well as some regrettably bygone favorites. » 9/08/10 5:00pm 9/08/10 5:00pm

Fox Mobile Group's Bitbop: On-Demand TV For Your Smartphone

Fox Mobile Group today announced Bitbop, a wireless subscription service that brings "premium" video content to your smartphone. It'll cost $10 per month, and it's the next best thing until a Hulu app gets here. Which, hey, still waiting! » 3/24/10 8:55pm 3/24/10 8:55pm

Are You Watching the Battlestar Galactica Finale Tonight?

When I heard Battlestar Galactica came back, I avoided it. When my friends recommended it, I avoided it more. Finally, about two years ago, I gave in. » 3/20/09 5:00pm 3/20/09 5:00pm

The Simpsons Goes HD For the First Time Tonight

Tonight, Homer's face will be crisper. The visuals sharper. The jokes? Entirely dependent on your sense of humor, but what is indisputable is that, for the first time, the show will be presented in HD. » 2/15/09 11:00am 2/15/09 11:00am

Microsoft Gets Worst-Movies-Ever Producer to Create Exclusive Xbox Live…

Microsoft has just inked a deal with Peter Safran, the producer of amazing cinema masterpieces like Jiminy Glick in Lalawood, Meet the Spartans, and the all-time-classic RocketMan, to produce "original" shows for distribution via Xbox 360's Live service. Like his movies, the 10-minute-max shows will "initially" be… » 3/30/08 8:25pm 3/30/08 8:25pm

How To REALLY Get Free Stuff At Trade Shows

As the First Annual Intranational Kotaku Swag-Off Champion, collecting $100s of free products in just half an hour, I've burdened all sorts of new responsibilities. We're talking ribbon cuttings, parade float waving and the occasional swag champ imposter debunking. » 10/24/06 11:15am 10/24/06 11:15am

Design Concept: Comfort Sphere for Captive Audiences

The Comfort Sphere was designed by Volkswagen for trade shows, but might be a great idea to enhance the work and concentration required of writers, think-tankers, and hey, maybe even a blogger or two. » 8/09/06 2:29pm 8/09/06 2:29pm

Gizmodo Reader Deals: $5 off the Home Electronics Show in Los Angeles

Do what you will with this, but the folks at HE2006 are offering $5 tickets to the show at the Sheraton Gateway Hotel in LA on June 1-4, 2006. Just type in the promo code "GIZMODO" and get the hook-up. » 4/06/06 12:39pm 4/06/06 12:39pm