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Podcast #553: New Boxee, Cloud DVR and Superhero Movies

Cord cutters rejoice, the new $99 Boxee will delight and amaze you - and it's a much more normal size and shape. One unique feature of the new Boxee is cloud storage for all your saved DVR content; we aren't convinced this is as good as it sounds on paper. And if Sci-fi movies aren't your thing, we close out today with a discussion on Superhero movies.

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New Boxee, Cloud DVR and Superhero Movies

Cord cutters rejoice, the new $99 Boxee will delight and amaze you - and it's a much more normal size and shape. One unique feature of the new Boxee is cloud storage for all your saved DVR content; we aren't convinced this is as good as it sounds on paper. And if Sci-fi movies aren't your thing, we close out today with a discussion on Superhero movies.

 

Boxee TV Features Dual Tuner, Unlimited Cloud-Based DVR

Cord Cutters should love new $99 Boxee TV with antenna, dual tuners, apps, EPG, optional cable hook-up and "No Limit" DVR storage in the cloud for access from any browser. full article

 

The Big Drawback of Boxee TV Cloud-Based DVR

Boxee TV offers unlimited cloud-based storage for recorded shows, but no local storage, so users must play monthly fees -- which are bound to increase -- for as long as they want access. What if Boxee goes out of business? full article

 

Top 10 Superhero Movies

  1. The Dark Knight
  2. The Avengers
  3. Iron Man
  4. Captain America
  5. Spider-man 2 
  6. The Incredibles
  7. Batman Begins
  8. The Amazing Spider-man
  9. X2: X-Men United
  10. Superman (the original)

 

 

 

 

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Reader Comments (1)

Starting tomorrow, Wal-Mart to Sell Boxee TVs
http://www.businessweek.com/news/2012-10-31/wal-mart-to-sell-boxee-tvs-challenging-apple-and-roku

October 31, 2012 | Unregistered CommenterByron S.

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