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Microsoft To Shut Down MSN TV
2013-07-08 04:12:31

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online MSN TV, the pioneering service that first sought to combine television and the Internet, will be shutting down at the end of September, various media outlets reported on Sunday. Originally known as WebTV, MSN TV was founded by Quicktime and OnLive creator Steve Perlman in 1996, according to CNET's Steven Musil. The service, which allowed subscribers to use their television sets to browse the Web and send e-mail, was acquired by...

Samsung Buys Boxee
2013-07-04 08:01:30

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Samsung Electronics announced on Wednesday it is acquiring streaming media and entertainment startup Boxee in a deal estimated at around $30 million. Founded in 2007, Tel Aviv-based Boxee makes a DVR that stores content in the cloud and lets users watch recordings anywhere without space limitations. The device is an improvement over most DVRs, which allow for a limited number of recordings before the user has to delete shows to...

2013-06-27 23:28:30

Easy-to-use digital canvas adds features that include PDF support, folders for organizing content, new artwork, animated graphics, backgrounds, fonts and more. RIVERHEAD, NY (PRWEB) June 27, 2013 buncee®, an easy to use online content creation canvas, launched new design features making it even easier for non-technical users or small business owners to create eye-catching social graphics, presentations, business marketing and promotion materials, interactive clickable product...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.