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‘Rescue Me’ series 4 episode 1 is free on iTunes

Just as we promised you last month, the fourth series of US firefighter drama ‘Rescue Me’ made its debut exclusively on iTunes in the UK this week.

It’s a landmark of sorts, as this is the first time a major television series has debuted exclusively through iTunes, and Sony Pictures Television and UK newspaper The Telegraph teamed-up to offer the first episode of the new series for free download through iTunes this week, which could be something for the weekend.

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Social networking’s sexier than Blu-ray

The price of Blu-ray players and discs seems set to fall this season, as those involved seek to take the format into the mass market – meanwhile that market’s changing, with consumers flocking to sign-up to location-based social networking services for their mobile phones, a pair of ABI Research reports claim.

“Blu-ray vendors and dealers are starting to realize that for Blu-ray to become the next DVD, they need to lower player prices in order to generate interest and build volumes,” said ABI Research principal analyst Steve Wilson.
 
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BBC shares comedy moments

Comedydemon.com has reached an agreement with BBC Worldwide to stream and offer for sale and download a range of shows, including modern classics such as The Catherine Tate Show and Harry Enfield, and audio versions of enduring shows, such as Dad’s Army. Comedydemon.com is a division of RDF Media. Meanwhile here’s a classic Dom Joly sharing a slice of telephone etiquette.

McBride turns music upside down

Still generating a buzz around the ‘net, last weeks MusicTank “Face To Face With The Millennials” event saw Nettwerk Management CEO Terry McBride offer his take on artist promotion in the current age.

In this video, you can catch up with some of McBride’s thoughts for the future of music.
McBride this year wrote a paper advising on the music industry transition for MusicTank.
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