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Engadget HD Podcast 306 - 07.03.2012

Trent Wolbe

After Google I/O, the latest news from Mountain View is tops on our list as we try to wrap our heads around the Nexus Q. Also on the list this week are the odd couple pairings of Boxee and Comcast, as well as HBO and Hulu (in Japan.) Meanwhile Dish Network and AMC have severed ties, we'll see if the relationship can be repaired before Breaking Bad season five begins. We've also got updates on Windows 8 Media Center, Verizon's new CableCARD policy, and changes for the NFL -- press play for the full run down.

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Hosts: Ben Drawbaugh (@bjdraw), Richard Lawler (@rjcc)

Producer: Trent Wolbe

00:10:17 - Cracking the Nexus Q, Google's 25-watt amplified obsession
00:22:07 - Google Play starts selling movies, TV shows (single episode or full season) and magazines today
00:29:20 - Don't worry, you're not the only one: Netflix is currently down, admins hard at work
00:36:32 - HBO Go update supports Android tablets up to ICS
00:36:48 - Hulu Japan lands HBO content, but don't expect any changes in the US
00:37:56 - Boxee, Comcast agree to a workaround for encrypted basic cable channels on third party boxes
00:43:45 - Verizon FiOS TV finally set to enforce CableCARD restrictions
00:47:50 - Marquee Media Center hands-on
00:50:00 - Vizio XVT CinemaWide TV goes on sale, 21:9 movie purists celebrate the end of black bars
00:52:05 - Control4 delivers home automation Starter Kit for under $1,000 including installation, we go hands-on
00:58:42 - Marvel's The Avengers Blu-ray hits September 25th, iOS second screen app this month
01:01:15 - Indiana Jones: The Complete Adventures Blu-ray set hits shelves September 18th
01:01:35 - AMC dropped from Dish Network, cuts a new deal to stay on with AT&T U-verse
01:09:00 - Next season NFL will release All-22 game tape, relax blackout rules and start later
01:11:25 - Must See HDTV (July 2nd - 8th)

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