I was at CES I was lucky enough to spend a few minutes with Joseph Damato, Director – Consumer Electronics for Delphi. They make hardware for XM and Sirius Satellite Radio. Our conversation was about compatibility and consumer choice. While Joseph did not want me to use a time frame, he did say that the […]
Essays on technology, media, marketing and politics.
Reuters reports that Delphi and Comcast are going to team up to bring video content to your car. Microsoft is “taking a backseat,” forgive the pun, and is planning to offer kids videos over Sirius Satellite. How will it all work? Let’s forget content rights, union & guild payments and business rules for a minute […]
I’m traveling to CES today, so here’s some news from Taiwanese motherboard maker FIC. They will unveil a Linux-based portable media player (PMP) at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas this week. FIC’s “Vassili” includes a 3.6-inch color LCD screen and a 20GB hard drive, and can play multimedia content downloaded directly from PCs […]
Now everyone wants to help you search your desktop: Google, MSN, Ask Jeeves and Yahoo! They are all competing to become the brand of choice for all of your searching needs … local, network and Internet. This is a very important precursor to the way the television industry is about to evolve – let’s watch […]
It’s finally here – TiVoToGo™. This is what they say about the transfer capability on www.tivo.com: “TiVoToGo™ transfers are a new TiVo service feature available to all networked TiVo® Series2™ DVRs. This service enhancement allows you to transfer programs from your TiVo box to your desktop or laptop PC so you can watch your favorite […]