Quick News: Comcast, Akon and More

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Joost added two new partners today, Warner Bros. and Heavy.com. While Heavy.com will be showing off new content, Warner plans on only shelling out "vintage" shows.


Singer, Akon, found out that you can't get away scott-free if you dry-hump a 15-year-old preacher's daughter. Verizon Wireless has decided to no longer sponsor the concert tour he was associated with.

Just when you thought that the iPod game market was a bust, EA announces that they're bringing four new games to the platform, including Sims Bowling.


In a product demo, Comcast showed off a modem that is capable of pulling in a 150 Mbps. It downloaded all 100,000 articles, 22,000 pictures and 400 videos from Encyclopedia Britannica in four minutes.

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Darkest Daze

#1:It seems like gaming on the iPod is about as exciting as gaming on any other Apple product.

#2: Now that Comcast has the ability to give us huge bandwidth, when will they start giving me stable service?

Ok, I think 2 negative replies is my limit for one thread.