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Listen up, maggots! Next week's Rock Band DLC is a five-pack of Yes. You'll have to work as a cohesive unit of musical precision to get through songs like "Starship Trooper". Do you get me? Now, head on past the break if you would like to know more.

July 22nd 2011 at 9:00pm 0 Comments
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Macworld is reporting that their partner Network World recently did a poll and came up with the figure of four out of ten Network World readers willing to buy a tablet on day one sight unseen. That's an interesting result (and it's not the only one seen along those lines), but I want to know what...

January 25th 2010 at 9:00am 0 Comments
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Sega's critically praised Valkyria Chronicles is getting a second chance -- this time reborn as a PSP game. The innovative SRPG combined real-time third person shooting with turn-based tactical strategy, and presented everything in a gorgeous cel-shaded package. The sequel looks to do more of the s...

July 15th 2009 at 12:10am 0 Comments
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This week Verizon announced it was including the YES Network in its package nationally (sans-Yankees games) in addition to all the VOD from last week. Expect those expansion announcements to start picking back up now that the Allentown, PA city council's approved FiOS TV for the area, however with...

April 18th 2009 at 7:03am 0 Comments
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This week Verizon's taken some time off from its expansionist FiOS TV policies, instead highlighting the upcoming UEFA Champions League playoffs subscribers can catch on ESPN 360, and a new multiyear deal making it the first distributor to offer Yankees games on-demand from the YES Network. Otherwi...

April 11th 2009 at 8:23am 0 Comments
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It's hard enough to create art in the world of Second Life, but what if your degree depended upon it? Doug "Blackthorn Hare" Anderson undertook exactly that challenge, and received the first-ever Master of Fine Arts from the Massachusetts College of Art and Design for sculpture done in Second Life....

March 31st 2008 at 11:00am 0 Comments
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File this one under... unique. As we've noted before, Israeli satellite provider YES is rolling out its HDTV offerings. Of course, there's got to be a advertising campaign to go along with the effort. The ad they're running with is hilarious -- picture 100 Hasidic Jews dancing through city streets....

December 6th 2007 at 7:06am 0 Comments
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In the battle of interestingly-acronymed Israeli networks, satellite provider YES has announced plans to launch its HDTV service December 23rd. It beat its competition, Hot Cable Systems which is expected to begin providing HD signals in the next few months. Already being trialed with with "dozens"...

November 21st 2007 at 3:36pm 0 Comments