Rentals

04.21.14
Airbnb pulls over 2,000 sketchy New York City rental listings
04.21.14

Airbnb pulls over 2,000 sketchy New York City rental listings

Airbnb is clearly tired of getting grief from cities that say its customers' short-term rentals ar...

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03.14.14
Rental options spotted (but not working) on the PlayStation Store
03.14.14

Rental options spotted (but not working) on the PlayStation Store

A list of non-functioning (for now) links point towards the kind of rental options users can expect...

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03.10.14
Vimeo On Demand celebrates first birthday, gives filmmakers money, viewers a fresh interface
03.10.14

Vimeo On Demand celebrates first birthday, gives filmmakers money, viewers a fresh interface

Web video's growing up before our eyes, folks. A year ago, Vimeo On Demand made its debut to help...

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01.07.14
Vimeo redesigns its HTML5 player for speed and on-the-spot rentals (video)
01.07.14

Vimeo redesigns its HTML5 player for speed and on-the-spot rentals (video)

While Vimeo was one of the first to adopt HTML5 for streaming web video, its player hasn't kept up...

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12.18.13
Microsoft releases standalone Xbox Music and Xbox Video apps for Windows Phone 8
12.18.13

Microsoft releases standalone Xbox Music and Xbox Video apps for Windows Phone 8

Microsoft appears to be taking a page from Google's approach to core software updates: It just lau...

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11.06.13
Blockbuster to shutter remaining US retail stores, accept the inevitable
11.06.13

Blockbuster to shutter remaining US retail stores, accept the inevitable

It wasn't hard to see the writing on the wall for Blockbuster's rapidly declining disc-based movie...

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09.09.13
Vimeo On Demand now allows pre-orders, offers separate purchase and rental prices
09.09.13

Vimeo On Demand now allows pre-orders, offers separate purchase and rental prices

Video producers that sell through Vimeo On Demand now have much more flexibility in marketing thei...

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08.12.13
Californians can now rent original arcade games like Street Fighter 2, Ms. Pac Man
08.12.13

Californians can now rent original arcade games like Street Fighter 2, Ms. Pac Man

Sure, there's a cool factor to having a vintage arcade game parked in your rec room. But there's m...

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08.06.13
Vdio launches in Canada with a smaller catalog
08.06.13

Vdio launches in Canada with a smaller catalog

Canadians who love movies (but hate vowels) just received some good news: Rdio has launched Vdio i...

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