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.

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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.

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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.