Sony Press Conference at CES 2012

Monday night the Sony press conference was pretty spectacular.  Once the new products and services was talked up, Sony played the MIB3 trailer in 3D and then Will Smith came on stage briefly (cool stuff) and I was on the front row.  A few moments later Kelly Clarkson made a appearance and sang.

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Netflix Officially Spinning DVD Rentals Into Separate Company Called Qwikster

Netflix

Reed Hastings just stirred the Netflix pot a lot more.  After the recent price increase for streaming and DVD rentals, Hastings apologized in a blog post on the official Netflix blog.  Then, he let loose that the price increase was further cemented by splitting the DVD rental portion of Netflix into a separate company, which will go by the name Qwikster. [Read more...]