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Netflix Mocks Amazon With Video for DVD Delivery Drone

February 25th, 2014 No comments

Just weeks after CEO Reed Hastings trashed HBO during a quarterly earnings call, the company is taking an easy potshot at online video rival Amazon with a fake ad for DVD drone delivery.        

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Facebook Deploys Robots to Save Blu-ray From Extinction

February 6th, 2014 No comments

One day, your Facebook photos will sit in the hands of robots. Behind the scenes at Mark Zuckerberg’s social networking giant, Facebook engineers have already built these robots, and one of them was on display last week in downtown San Jose, at a gathering of companies dedicated to exploring new technology inside the massive data centers …        

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Alt Text: Six Robot Movies ? Without the Robots

April 24th, 2013 No comments

We can all agree that robots are indispensable. Without them, we’d have to assemble our own cars, vacuum our own floors, and adopt actual living dogs as pets.

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Frakkin’ Awesome Giveaway: Win Battlestar Galactica and Blood & Chrome Blu-rays

February 20th, 2013 No comments

If you never got addicted to Battlestar Galactica, here’s your chance: Wired is giving away a complete Blu-ray box set of the rebooted sci-fi show and its prequel Blood & Chrome .

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Frakkin’ Awesome Giveaway: Win Battlestar Galactica and Blood & Chrome Blu-rays

Giveaway: Win a Robot & Frank DVD and Programmable Rover ‘Bot

February 13th, 2013 No comments

To mark the release of Robot & Frank on DVD, we’re giving away a copy of the film along with a programmable robot!

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Giveaway: Win a Robot & Frank DVD and Programmable Rover ‘Bot

More of the Best TV, Movies and Music of 2012, Chosen by You

December 28th, 2012 No comments

Over the last several weeks, we’ve posted our year-end roundups of the best television , top albums, and most underrated movies of 2012. We thought we made some pretty good choices, but since no list is ever going to be comprehensive in the eyes of the fan whose favorite didn’t make the cut, Wired readers had some suggestions of their own.

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Scary Movies Can Cure Kids of Boredom

July 4th, 2012 No comments

Grown-ups are experts at unwinding.

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Scary Movies Can Cure Kids of Boredom

Pirates Beware: DVD Anti-Piracy Warning Now Twice as Fierce

May 8th, 2012 No comments

Hollywood and the federal government have partnered to create updated and even more annoying anti-piracy warnings that will be included in new home-release DVDs and Blu-ray discs beginning this week, the government said Tuesday.

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Pirates Beware: DVD Anti-Piracy Warning Now Twice as Fierce

Idle Screenings Chops Hollywood Movies Into Sea of Animated GIFs

March 8th, 2012 No comments

A new online art project called Idle Screenings chops up Hollywood blockbusters like Avatar and The Dark Knight into a sea of flickering, dreamlike images.

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Idle Screenings Chops Hollywood Movies Into Sea of Animated GIFs

Giveaway: Win a Massive Transformers Blu-ray Bundle

January 30th, 2012 No comments

It won’t be quite the same as seeing Michael Bay’s spectacular alien invasion on the big screen, but Transformers: Dark of the Moon should still pack a solid bot punch when it hits home theaters on DVD and Blu-ray.

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Giveaway: Win a Massive Transformers Blu-ray Bundle