Slashdot Items Tagged "entertainment"

Date / Time Story
Saturday July 30, 2016 @09:20PM Mr. Robot 'Plugs' uTorrent and Pirate Release Groups
Saturday July 30, 2016 @03:07PM Babylon 5 Actor Jerry Doyle Dies
Friday July 29, 2016 @10:45AM Movie Studios 'Take Down' Popular KAT Mirror
Thursday July 28, 2016 @09:19PM The Mojave Desert: Home of the New Machine Movement
Thursday July 28, 2016 @07:14PM Apple's Rigid Negotiating Tactics Cost Us 'Skinny Bundles' For Apple TV, Says Report
Wednesday July 27, 2016 @05:45PM ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Funding Leads To New Genetic Findings
Wednesday July 27, 2016 @04:01PM Comcast Excited To Have Lost 4,000 TV Subscribers This Spring
Wednesday July 27, 2016 @02:09PM James Cameron: Theater Experience Key To Containing Piracy
Wednesday July 27, 2016 @12:17AM Nintendo NX Is a Portable Console With Detachable Controllers, Says Report
Tuesday July 26, 2016 @08:46PM Subscribers Pay 61 Cents Per Hour of Cable, But Only 20 Cents Per Hour of Netflix
Tuesday July 26, 2016 @05:23PM AR Helmet Startup Skully Has Crashed and Burned
Tuesday July 26, 2016 @04:16PM Harrison Ford Could Have Died In Star Wars Set Incident, Court Hears
Tuesday July 26, 2016 @09:25AM Slashdot Asks: What's Next For Netflix?
Monday July 25, 2016 @04:26PM MIT Developed A Movie Screen That Brings Glasses-Free 3D To All Seats
Saturday July 23, 2016 @04:11AM Sega Announces Two New Sonic Games That Seek To Recapture The Glory Days
Friday July 22, 2016 @05:01PM Comcast To Offer Pay-As-You-Go TV, Broadband Service
Friday July 22, 2016 @04:32PM Edward Snowden At Comic-Con: 'I Live a Surprisingly Free Life'
Friday July 22, 2016 @04:04PM Apple: Pokemon Go Sets Record For Most Downloads In Its First Week
Thursday July 21, 2016 @07:46PM Spotify Is Now Selling Your Information To Advertisers
Thursday July 21, 2016 @07:20PM Man Builds $1.5 Million Star Trek-Themed Home Theater
Thursday July 21, 2016 @04:41PM Apple To Make $3 Billion From Pokemon Go
Thursday July 21, 2016 @04:06PM 'The Wolf of Wall Street' Movie Was Financed With Stolen Money, Says DOJ
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @07:14PM Saudi Arabia Revives 15-Year-Old Ban On 'Zionism-Promoting' Pokemon
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @02:04AM Facebook's Android App Can Now Save Offline Videos
Monday July 18, 2016 @07:15PM Netflix Stock Price Tanks As Customers Quit Over Higher Prices
Monday July 18, 2016 @04:55PM Pixels Are Driving Out Reality
Monday July 18, 2016 @01:06PM Star Trek CBS Series To Be Streamed Internationally On Netflix
Saturday July 16, 2016 @01:42AM Leak Shows PlayStation 4 Neo Is Expected To Have Twice The Graphics Horsepower
Thursday July 14, 2016 @05:55PM NVIDIA's Releases Its First VR Game, Along With An Interactive Screenshot Tool 'Ansel'
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @06:46PM Microsoft: Only Microsoft Edge Will Play Netflix Content At 1080p On Your PC
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @05:01PM Pokemon Go Becomes Biggest Mobile Game In US History
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @06:37PM Sega Saturn's DRM Cracked Almost 23 Years After Launch
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @04:07PM NBC Universal Patents a Way To Detect BitTorrent Pirates In Real-Time
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @01:23AM Warner Bros. Settles FTC Charge For Not Disclosing Payments To YouTubers For Positive Reviews
Monday July 11, 2016 @05:29PM PSA: Pokemon Go Has Full Access To Your Google Account Data
Monday July 11, 2016 @04:42PM Netflix Is The Least-Cancelled of All Major Streaming Services, Says Study
Saturday July 09, 2016 @06:22AM Wannabe Prime Minister Andrea Leadsom Thinks Websites Should Be Rated Like Films
Friday July 08, 2016 @08:34PM Nintendo Stock Price Up 9% After Pokemon Go Launch
Friday July 08, 2016 @05:09PM George Takei Opposes Gay Sulu In 'Star Trek Beyond'
Friday July 08, 2016 @04:15PM YouTube Looking To Launch Online TV Service Next Year With ESPN, ABC, and CBS
Friday July 08, 2016 @02:50PM The Great Tablet Gold Rush Is Over
Thursday July 07, 2016 @05:25PM Unreal Engine and Unity To Get NVIDIA's New VR Rendering Tech
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @05:57PM Man Builds Giant Homemade Computer To Play Tetris
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @05:15PM UK Police Accessed Civilian Data For Fun and Profit, Says Report
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @05:05PM 73% of Subscribers Would Download Netflix Content, Says Survey
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @12:40PM Comcast Will Let Netflix Onto Its X1 Platform
Monday July 04, 2016 @07:50PM Microsoft Xbox Project Scorpio Puts Out 6 TFLOPs On Par With Current Gaming PCs
Monday July 04, 2016 @06:26PM Google Cast Is Now Baked Into Chrome, No Extension Needed
Monday July 04, 2016 @05:46PM Japan's First VR Porn Festival Shut Down Due To Unprecedented Popularity
Monday July 04, 2016 @04:38PM Google Offers Free 4-Month Play Music Trial Subscription For July 4th
Saturday July 02, 2016 @12:22AM Why Did The Stars Wars and Star Trek Worlds Turn Out So Differently?
Friday July 01, 2016 @08:40PM DVD Player Found In Tesla Autopilot Crash, Says Florida Officials
Friday July 01, 2016 @05:43PM Senate Staffers Will No Longer Be Issued BlackBerry Devices
Thursday June 30, 2016 @08:06PM Apple In Talks To Buy Jay Z-Owned Tidal Streaming Service
Thursday June 30, 2016 @05:41PM CBS/Paramount Sets Phasers To Kill On Star Trek Fan-Fiction With New Guidelines
Thursday June 30, 2016 @03:55PM Ask Slashdot: What's Your Preferred Media Streaming Device?
Thursday June 30, 2016 @01:18PM Spotify Says Apple Won't Approve New Version Of Its App Because It Doesn't Want Competition For Apple Music
Tuesday June 28, 2016 @05:04PM RIP Xbox Fitness: Users Will Soon Lose Access To Workout Videos They Bought
Tuesday June 28, 2016 @03:55PM Apple Patents a Way To Keep People From Filming At Concerts and Movie Theaters
Monday June 27, 2016 @11:58PM Judge Dismisses Movie Piracy Case, IP-Address Doesn't Prove Anything
Monday June 27, 2016 @07:41PM Minecraft Movie To Compete With Avengers and Star Wars In 2019
Monday June 27, 2016 @07:13PM Tour de France To Use Thermal Cameras To Spot Cheats
Monday June 27, 2016 @02:22PM You Are Still Watching a Staggering Amount Of TV Every Day
Sunday June 26, 2016 @08:53PM New 'Civilization' Game Will Be Sold To Schools As An Educational Tool
Friday June 24, 2016 @04:52PM Surface 3 Stocks Dwindling As Microsoft Plans System's Demise
Friday June 24, 2016 @04:16PM Valve Faces Lawsuit Over Video Game Gambling
Friday June 24, 2016 @03:27PM Netflix to Soon Let Users Download Videos, Says Report
Friday June 24, 2016 @11:51AM Chrome Bug Makes It Easy To Download Movies From Netflix and Amazon Prime
Thursday June 23, 2016 @12:30PM BitTorrent Adds Music, Video Streaming Options With Re-Launched BitTorrent Now
Wednesday June 22, 2016 @04:11PM WiFi-Connected Hard Drive Fits a Plex Server In Your Pocket
Wednesday June 22, 2016 @12:54AM LeBron James Used A Steve Jobs Speech To Motivate The Cavs To Victory
Tuesday June 21, 2016 @07:05PM Indie Dev TinyBuild Lost $450K To Fraudulent Sales Facilitated By G2A
Tuesday June 21, 2016 @04:14PM 74% of Netflix Subscribers Would Rather Cancel Their Subscription Than See Ads
Monday June 20, 2016 @06:07PM New York Senate Passes Bill That Bans Short-Term Apartment Listings On Airbnb
Monday June 20, 2016 @04:38PM Tumblr Is Launching Live Video This Week
Sunday June 19, 2016 @10:00PM Hacker Who Stole Half-Life 2's Source Code Interviewed For New Book
Saturday June 18, 2016 @12:08AM Star Trek/Axanar Lawsuit Isn't Going Away Just Yet
Thursday June 16, 2016 @06:58PM Rolls-Royce Unveils First Driverless Car Complete With Silk 'Throne'
Tuesday June 14, 2016 @04:24PM Texas Traffic Signs Hacked With Anti-Trump and Anti-Hillary Messages
Tuesday June 14, 2016 @03:12PM AMC Threatens Copyright Lawsuit Over Walking Dead Spoiler
Friday June 10, 2016 @06:35PM Ready CEO: Coding Snobs Are Not Helping Our Children Prepare For The Future
Friday June 10, 2016 @04:54PM Amazon To Launch Streaming Music Service In Late Summer Or Early Fall: Report
Friday June 10, 2016 @01:55PM Canada Federal Court Restrains Sale Of 'Pirate' Boxes
Thursday June 09, 2016 @07:57PM Lenovo and Motorola Unveil PHAB2 Tango AR and Modular Moto Z Smartphones
Thursday June 09, 2016 @05:57PM Movie Written By Algorithm Turns Out To Be Hilarious and Intense
Thursday June 09, 2016 @04:41PM Microsoft Makes Minecraft Education Edition Available To Schools
Wednesday June 08, 2016 @02:41AM Many Lexus Navigation Systems Bricked By Over-The-Air Software Update
Tuesday June 07, 2016 @06:05PM Smartphone Sales Growth Will Drop To Single Digits In 2016, Says Gartner
Tuesday June 07, 2016 @02:54PM Netflix Blocks Many IPv6 Users Over Geolocation Difficulty
Tuesday June 07, 2016 @01:52AM Tesla: Model X Accident Caused By Driver Error, Not Autopilot
Monday June 06, 2016 @05:04PM Future Phones May Use Vacuum Tube Chips As Silicon Hits Moore's Law Extremes
Monday June 06, 2016 @04:30PM BuzzFeed Ends $1.3M Advertising Deal With RNC Over Donald Trump
Saturday June 04, 2016 @08:24AM Wonder Boy Remake Finally On The Way
Friday June 03, 2016 @05:01PM Snapchat Secretly Acquires Seene, A Startup That Lets Mobile Users Make 3D Selfies
Friday June 03, 2016 @10:03AM DVD Release Delays Boost Piracy and Hurt Sales, Study Shows
Friday June 03, 2016 @01:03AM Apple Reportedly Developing 5K Retina Thunderbolt Display With Integrated GPU
Thursday June 02, 2016 @10:15PM Minecraft Tops 100 Million Sales
Thursday June 02, 2016 @08:49PM Elon Musk: 'One In Billions' Chance We're Not Living In A Computer Simulation
Wednesday June 01, 2016 @04:54PM Google's 'Project Magenta' Art Machine Composes Its First Song
Friday May 27, 2016 @04:06PM Wearable 'Backpack PCs' Let You Experience High-End VR On The Go
Thursday May 26, 2016 @05:12PM Patent Troll VirnetX Wants To Ban FaceTime and iMessage, Increase Damages Award By $190M
Thursday May 26, 2016 @02:02AM American Schools Teaching Kids To Code All Wrong
Thursday May 26, 2016 @01:32AM Xiaomi Unveils Budget-Friendly Mi Drone, $460 For 4K Or $380 For 1080p
Wednesday May 25, 2016 @04:30PM The Pirate Bay Sails Back To Its .ORG Domain
Wednesday May 25, 2016 @04:04PM Google Built an Escape Room, Making People Use Its Apps To Get Out
Tuesday May 24, 2016 @06:57PM Toyota Forms 'Strategic Partnership' With Uber
Tuesday May 24, 2016 @06:03PM Apple To Open Up Siri To Developers, Release An Amazon Echo Competitor
Tuesday May 24, 2016 @05:41PM E Ink Creates Full-Color Electronic Paper Display
Monday May 23, 2016 @06:30PM Facebook Acquires VR Audio Company, Launches 'Facebook 360 Spatial Workstation'
Monday May 23, 2016 @05:37PM Apple Sued Over iPhones Making Calls, Sending Email
Monday May 23, 2016 @04:42PM Americans Used Nearly 10 Trillion Megabytes of Mobile Data Last Year
Monday May 23, 2016 @04:21PM September: Netflix Will 'Become Exclusive US Pay TV Home of Films From Disney, Marvel, Lucasfilm and Pixar'
Monday May 23, 2016 @03:58PM Google's 'Science Journal' App Turns Your Android Device Into A Laboratory
Saturday May 21, 2016 @08:23PM Abrams Says Paramount Will Drop Star Trek/Axenar Lawsuit
Friday May 20, 2016 @06:41PM Apple Opens First 'Next Generation' Retail Store
Friday May 20, 2016 @12:41PM IMAX Embraces Virtual Reality, To Open Six VR Theaters This Year
Friday May 20, 2016 @12:05PM Fox 'Stole' a Game Clip, Used It In Family Guy and DMCA'd the Original
Thursday May 19, 2016 @02:18AM Android Wear 2.0 Gets A Keyboard, Standalone Apps, Activity Recognition, New UI
Wednesday May 18, 2016 @08:16PM Nintendo May Start Selling 'Computer Software'
Wednesday May 18, 2016 @04:57PM Google Announces New Virtual Reality Platform 'Daydream'
Tuesday May 17, 2016 @06:57PM Live-Action Tetris Movie Secures $80 Million Funding, Plans To Be Part Of A Trilogy
Tuesday May 17, 2016 @05:02PM Google Unveils 'Gigapixel' Camera To Preserve and Archive Art
Tuesday May 17, 2016 @01:21AM Warren Buffett Buys $1 Billion Stake In Apple
Monday May 16, 2016 @06:31PM Microsoft To License Nokia Brand To Foxconn, Says Report
Monday May 16, 2016 @05:43PM Raspberry Pi Zero Gains Camera Support, Keeps $5 Price
Monday May 16, 2016 @12:12AM 2015 Nebula Award Winners Announced
Sunday May 15, 2016 @06:35PM History Buffs Discover Inaccuracies In Battlefield 1 Trailer
Saturday May 14, 2016 @10:28PM EFF Confronts World Copyright Committee
Friday May 13, 2016 @10:04PM Disney Research Leverages RFID Tech For Low Cost Interactive Games With Physical Objects
Friday May 13, 2016 @07:03PM Google Paying Arizona Residents $20/Hr To Test Self-Driving Cars
Friday May 13, 2016 @05:25PM Ask Slashdot: What Was The Greatest Era Of Innovation?
Wednesday May 11, 2016 @09:07AM Jeremy Clarkson's Amazon Show To Be Called The Grand Tour
Tuesday May 10, 2016 @06:15PM Netflix Cuts Out Over 6 Days Of Commercials From Your Life Per Year, Compared To Cable TV
Tuesday May 10, 2016 @03:14PM MegaBots Raises $2.4M To Create League Of Human-Piloted, Giant Fighting Robots
Tuesday May 10, 2016 @11:19AM Amazon Goes After YouTube With New Online Video Posting Service
Monday May 09, 2016 @09:30PM Swarm AI Correctly Predicts Kentucky Derby Superfecta, Turns $20 Into $11,000
Saturday May 07, 2016 @02:35PM Legendary Sound Designer Jory Prum Passes Away At 41
Saturday May 07, 2016 @01:31PM Does Free Comic Book Day Help Retailers?
Friday May 06, 2016 @04:13PM YouTube: Our Primetime Audience Is Bigger Than the Top 10 TV Shows Combined
Thursday May 05, 2016 @08:48PM Netflix Enables Streaming Quality Control To Reign In Mobile Data Usage
Thursday May 05, 2016 @08:25PM Finger-Tracking Tech Turns Your Arm Into A Touchpad
Thursday May 05, 2016 @01:40AM Star Wars Buttons And Lights You May Have Missed
Wednesday May 04, 2016 @05:59PM Man Sets World Record With 25 Continuous Hours In Virtual Reality
Wednesday May 04, 2016 @04:52PM YouTube To Launch 'Unplugged' Online TV Service In 2017
Tuesday May 03, 2016 @04:27PM 76% Of Netflix Subscribers Think Netflix Can Replace Traditional TV
Monday May 02, 2016 @04:59PM Self-Driving Features Could Lead To More Sex In Moving Cars, Expert Warns
Sunday May 01, 2016 @04:06PM The Pirate Bay Gets a 'Massive' $9 in Donations Per Day
Sunday May 01, 2016 @07:33AM Government Could Ban BBC From Showing Top Shows at Peak Times
Friday April 29, 2016 @08:00PM Developer Installs Windows 95 On An Apple Watch
Friday April 29, 2016 @05:29PM Rovi Acquires DVR Company TiVo For $1.1 Billion
Wednesday April 27, 2016 @08:29PM Intel Wants To Eliminate The Headphone Jack And Replace It With USB-C
Wednesday April 27, 2016 @10:10AM After Netflix Crackdown On Border-Hopping, Canadians Ready To Return To Piracy