Tag Archives : film

Apple wants video in the cloud, hates Amazon’s download deals, no Flash for US Virgin…. 1

Tweet A trio of overnight reports that seem worth a mention but already appear well-worn online – with Apple planning to store movies and TV shows in the cloud, iTunes team members trying to tempt labels away from free download deals with Amazon and Virgin America dumping Flash in a […]



Apple’s iTunes promises free Christmas downloads 4

Tweet Facing intensified competition in the UK market, Apple’s iTunes Store is offering a range of special free downloads for customers this Christmas. The iTunes Store will offer a free download every day for twelve days as part of the 12 Days of Christmas promotion.  The first download will be […]


Hollywood iPhone App a-go-go, fall out boy 5

Tweet No sooner has conversation turned to the use of iPhone apps to boost band-to-fan connections, than we see news the meme’s catching on in the dream machine, Hollywood. Little-seen among this weekends chatter and speculation surrounding the voice-activated Google app and its non-appearance on the store, and more idle […]


Tesco signs Sony, Warner to take on iTunes

Tweet Sony Pictures Television International and Warner Bros. have signed up as launch partners for UK supermarket Tesco’s plan to offer digital downloads of film and TV content through its own online service. Hollywood Reporter claims titles on offer will include ‘Superman 3′, and ‘Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles’ through […]


Future chance, future challenge for the Apple TV 4

Tweet Apple’s “hobby” the Apple TV has a chance at becoming a ubiquitous household item, though the company may need to add support for non-Apple media services and implement many new features if it seriously intends making an iPod-level impact on this important growing market. The reason Apple has the […]


iTunes US/UK spawns cut price bargain sales

Tweet Apple’s iTunes Store has introduced a range of limited-time discount price offers in the US and UK, with different offers in each territory. US iTunes users are being offered a bargain basement of film releases sold at under $5. The selection of films on offer change on a weekly […]


Sony makes nice with iTunes on film, music follows? 2

Tweet The reviews called it the “must-see comedy of the summer” and as winter closes in Sony has revealed an iTunes plan for the DVD release of ‘Pineapple Express’. Sony Pictures Home Entertainment has signed-up to offer an iTunes Digital Copy of the film on the DVD or Blu-ray versions […]



More Koch Digital movies coming to iTunes

“Making key titles from our home video library available on iTunes helps position Koch as the premier independent aggregator in the digital distribution space with the broadest distribution network of any independent. Koch Digital is now the leading independent digital distributor for both audio and video content.”