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2014-01-30 12:26:08

24-Hour Exquisitely Innovative Network Dedicated to Curated Films, High Coutureand International Lifestyle with Movies from Such Illustrious Vintage & Modern Stars as Bardot, Deneuve, Hayworth, Monroe, Nicholson, Palance and Pitt LOS ANGELES, Jan. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Having earned such enthusiastic supporters as Martin Scorsese, Monica Bellucci, Vincent Cassel, Jane Birkin, Michael Caine, Martin Landau, Jacqueline Bisset and so many more, Cinemoi has now officially premiered on...

Intel Agrees To Sell Cloud-Based TV Service To Verizon
2014-01-22 07:14:10

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online On Tuesday, The Wall Street Journal reported that Intel Corp. had agreed to sell its online-TV cloud-based service to Verizon Communications Inc. This will include the intellectual property (IP) rights to Intel’s cloud-TV platform. Rumors of the sale first began back in October, but Intel only confirmed the sale via a press statement on Tuesday. Through this deal, Verizon will obtain IP rights and other assets that enable Intel’s...

2014-01-21 04:22:45

Transaction Will Accelerate the Availability of Next-Generation Video Services NEW YORK and SANTA CLARA, Calif., Jan. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ) and Intel Corporation (Nasdaq: INTC) today announced an agreement for Verizon to purchase from Intel the assets of Intel Media, a business division dedicated to the development of Cloud TV products and services. The transaction will accelerate the availability of next-generation video services,...

2013-12-15 23:02:23

Technology Industry Analyst Jeff Kagan is available to speak with reporters, or may be quoted through this release. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) December 15, 2013 According to Bloomberg, Dec 13, sources say there have been talks of an acquisition and that Verizon Communications may be near a deal to acquire the Intel OnCue pay TV Internet service. Technology analyst Jeff Kagan offers comment. Bloomberg says Intel created this OnCue service, and began looking for a buyer earlier this year rather...

Intel Seeking To Unload Failing OnCue Brand For $500M
2013-11-27 06:33:35

Alan McStravick for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Intel, the tech company famous for its Pentium chips, thought for a time it wanted to try its hand in the entertainment-on-demand market. Earlier this year, with patents and trademarks having been taken out for their OnCue brand, it seemed Intel was poised to be a major player in this new field. But then it all went wrong. Even at the time of its official launch in February, OnCue was a struggling project that never really found...

FCC Chairman Rebuild US Phone System
2013-11-21 12:12:34

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online On Tuesdays Tom Wheeler, the new chairman of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), called for a complete rebuild of the American telephone system. Wheeler joined the FCC as chairman earlier this month, replacing Julius Genachowski. In a post this week on the FCC’s blog, Wheeler called for changes that would, in essence, completely rebuild the current century-old telephone system using Internet technology. “Our...

Word of the Day
  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'