Megabits in a Megabyte — Shelly Palmer

Today’s most interesting stories in technology, media and entertainment:

Sony just revealed its new PlayStation Move motion controller. The new controller is similar to the Wii controller in that it moves seamlessly with the user, with Sony calling it an “extension of your body.” The Move uses the PlayStation Eye camera to sync the gamers motions to the screen, and will be available by the end of 2010.

ARM microprocessing company recently stated that the iPad will have at least 50 competitors this year. One will be Dell’s Mini 5, a color touch-screen tablet that may feature Amazon Kindle compatibility. In addition, new screen shots show that the Android-based device will include an Amazon MP3 player and instant access to the Amazon’s digital music, video and book store.

Harmonix announced that Rock Band 3 will be available in-stores before the holiday season. The latest version of the popular gaming franchise is expected to be available on all major gaming platforms, and may let users import tracks from previous versions.

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About Shelly Palmer

Shelly Palmer is the Professor of Advanced Media in Residence at Syracuse University’s S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications, co-founder of Metacademy, and the CEO of The Palmer Group, a consulting practice that helps Fortune 500 companies with technology, media and marketing. Named LinkedIn’s “Top Voice in Technology,” he covers tech and business for Good Day New York, is a regular commentator on CNN and CNBC and writes a popular daily business blog. He’s the Co-Host of the award-winning podcast Techstream with Shelly Palmer & Seth Everett and his latest book, Blockchain - Cryptocurrency, NFTs & Smart Contracts: An executive guide to the world of decentralized finance, is an Amazon #1 Bestseller. Follow @shellypalmer or visit



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