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The BitTorrent Entertainment Network just launched, and while the press release touts content form an impressive number of content partners, it only notes 40 hours of HD programming currently available. A quick look at the BitTorrent page shows our friends mariposaHD and a few documentaries from Voo...

February 26th 2007 at 3:19pm 0 Comments
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You're probably familiar with Azureus because of its popular BitTorrent client, now they're rolling that into a digital media platform called Zudeo. As Wired points out, like Youtube, Zudeo aims to let content providers publish and showcase material easily and freely. Unlike Youtube, Zudeo is built...

December 4th 2006 at 4:02pm 0 Comments

So you just don't know what to think about the first HDTV show distributed via the Internet. We can understand your hesitance in expending your bandwidth to download nearly a gig (1.5GB for the 1080p flavor) just to watch something you might not like. Well, mariposaHD is now on YouTube -- kind of....

September 9th 2006 at 10:35am 0 Comments
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It seems appropriate that the internet's first HDTV show and the internet's first high-def network should pair up so they did. Our friends at mariposaHD have announced that you can download their shows in the iHD format via the I'M player, though they will also continue to be available via BitTorren...

August 2nd 2006 at 1:54pm 0 Comments
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No mention of resolution, although they seem to compare only to DVD so high definition is probably out of the question, but digital distribution is getting a big boost this summer when Warner joins with BitTorrent to release day-and-date with their DVDs over the internet. The bad news is that the D...

May 9th 2006 at 11:19am 0 Comments
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Since HD Beat doesn't have a video podcast yet, you'll have to find other sources for high definition content on your PC. As Ben mentioned, mariposaHD is definitely one such source. They're finally back with their second episode, featuring Karo, cactus, skiing and fashion week in 720p, 1080i, or iP...

February 27th 2006 at 1:44pm 0 Comments
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Now that we have mastered OTA HD reception and connecting our PC's to our HDTVs it's time to bring the two together. HDTV content can come from many sources and those choices get broader and broader everyday. In the future there are going to be more options, but I am going to cover the options that...

February 20th 2006 at 3:28pm 0 Comments
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 I must applaud the gentlemen at mariposaHD. These innovators no, pioneers, nay, heroes are (I think) the first people to produce a show in high definition for distribution over the Internet. It must be a rough life videotaping young women frolicking in South America, and I for one salute them...

December 10th 2005 at 2:01pm 0 Comments