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  • Mozilla gags, but supports video copy protection in Firefox 38

    Mozilla yesterday updated Firefox to version 38, patching 15 security vulnerabilities and integrating an Adobe anti-piracy technology for playing protected media, like the movies and TV shows offered by Netflix, Amazon and Hulu.

    Written by Gregg Keizer14 May 15 00:55
  • Attack of the one-letter programming languages

    Watch out! The coder in the next cubicle has been bitten and infected with a crazy-eyed obsession with a programming language that is not Java and goes by the mysterious name of F.

    Written by Peter Wayner25 Nov. 14 06:49
  • Amazon jumps into set-top media business with voice-enabled Fire TV

    Amazon released the Fire TV set-top media streaming device today at an event in New York, stepping squarely onto the turf of the Apple TV, Roku and Google Chromecast with a small, feature-heavy package about the size of an old CD double album.

    Written by Jon Gold03 April 14 06:15
  • Hulu sells Japan business to focus on US

    Hulu has sold its Japanese business to broadcaster Nippon Television Network (Nippon TV) and will focus on its U.S. operations.

    Written by Tim Hornyak28 Feb. 14 04:48
  • Live Events App Ready to Tackle the Super Bowl wanted to attract millions of fans of sports and other live events to play sponsored trivia games for cash and prizes. But each game was like a DDoS attack on its data centers. As a solution, the company turned to a distributed database management system called NuoDB.

    Written by Stephanie Overby31 Jan. 14 21:19
  • Japan's Hulu to charge viewers through their phone bills

    Japan's Hulu, the only international arm of the popular U.S. video streaming service, is trying to lure mobile viewers with the option to pay through their monthly phone bills.

    Written by Jay Alabaster11 Dec. 12 04:47
  • NTT DoCoMo offers tablets on LTE network

    NTT DoCoMo said Thursday it will offer two tablets on its high-speed LTE network, along with streaming video from Hulu's new Japan service.

    Written by Jay Alabaster08 Sept. 11 20:26
  • Hulu Plus app arrives for six Android phones

    U.S. video streaming service Hulu is expanding its reach to Android, but the <a href="">app only works on six smartphones</a> so far, the company said in a blog post on Wednesday.

    Written by Mikael Ricknäs23 June 11 23:25
  • Salesforce aims to be one-stop shop for cloud development's announcement Wednesday of plans to buy Heroku, as well as a rebranding of its array of services, makes it clear the vendor wants to be a one-stop shop for developing applications in the cloud.

    Written by Chris Kanaracus09 Dec. 10 05:35