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Virgin Galactic Announces LauncherOne SmallSat Launcher

Virgin Galactic is best known for their work developing the commercial suborbital SpaceShipTwo, which is carried aloft for launch on the White Knight Two carrier aircraft. But suborbital tourist flights isn’t the only thing Virgin Galactic is up to, they’ve … Continue reading

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BBC Big Screen iPlayer to be Integrated with Virgin Media TiVo EPG

One of the few complaints lodged against the Virgin Media TiVo is that the BBC iPlayer is disconnected from the rest of the system. It lives as a separate app, and isn’t integrated into the ‘catch-up’ EPG, etc. While BBC … Continue reading

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Sony’s PlayTV PS3 Add-On Previewed

BBC News Technology got a chance to play with Sony’s forthcoming PlayTV tuner/DVR add-on for the PlayStation3, and the video has been posted on Blip.tv: Hat tip to Zatz Not Funny.

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Warner Says There Was No Payoff For Blu-ray Move

A few nanoseconds after Warner announced their switch to Blu-ray, rumors started flying about a payoff. This is unsurprising, as Paramount and DreamWorks Animation have been widely reported as having been paid up to $180 million to switch to HD … Continue reading

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