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06.26.13
IE 11 on Windows 8.1 preview supports HTML5 Netflix streaming right now
06.26.13

IE 11 on Windows 8.1 preview supports HTML5 Netflix streaming right now

Netflix recently detailed some of the technological developments needed to transition from Silverl...

By R. Lawler,   06.26.13
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04.15.13
Netflix will switch from Silverlight to HTML5, explains what it's waiting for first
04.15.13

Netflix will switch from Silverlight to HTML5, explains what it's waiting for first

Due to Microsoft's confirmation that support for its Silverlight plugin will end and the rise of p...

By R. Lawler,   04.15.13
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04.02.13
Warner Archive Instant launches, offers subscription to stream classic movies and TV shows
04.02.13

Warner Archive Instant launches, offers subscription to stream classic movies and TV shows

While existing streaming services like Netflix and Amazon Prime stock their virtual shelves with f...

By R. Lawler,   04.02.13
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01.31.13
Java, Silverlight left in cold as Firefox disables all plugins by default -- except Flash
01.31.13

Java, Silverlight left in cold as Firefox disables all plugins by default -- except Flash

In an effort to prevent "drive-by exploitations," upcoming versions of Firefox will have Java, Ado...

By S. Dent,   01.31.13
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11.17.12
Netflix finally comes to Linux! (Sort of...)
11.17.12

Netflix finally comes to Linux! (Sort of...)

Netflix's reluctance to support playback on Linux computers is infamous notorious ridiculous well...

By T. O'Brien,   11.17.12
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11.03.12
Simple.TV review: a set-top box that streams broadcast TV to mobile devices
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11.03.12

Simple.TV review: a set-top box that streams broadcast TV to mobile devices

Anyone who follows the home entertainment space closely probably agrees that TV is broken: archaic...

By B. Drawbaugh,   11.03.12
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05.16.12
Netflix web streaming interface gets a new look with bigger icons, embedded previews
05.16.12

Netflix web streaming interface gets a new look with bigger icons, embedded previews

With the exception of tweaks for new features like HD video and closed captioning Netflix's Silver...

By R. Lawler,   05.16.12
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04.12.12
Leaked Microsoft roadmap reveals Office 15, IE 10 and Windows Phone details
04.12.12

Leaked Microsoft roadmap reveals Office 15, IE 10 and Windows Phone details

If it's accurate, then this leaked Microsoft roadmap has revealed the company's plans for many of...

By D. Cooper,   04.12.12
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03.30.12
Plex Media Server beta adds DLNA support, streams to PS3, Xbox 360, WP7 and more
03.30.12

Plex Media Server beta adds DLNA support, streams to PS3, Xbox 360, WP7 and more

Using Plex as your media server software is great, with its ability to organize and transcode media...

By R. Lawler,   03.30.12
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