Just recently a group of hackers made off with 1.5TB of data from servers owned by the cable television network HBO. The thieves managed to leak a few unaired episodes of the network’s original shows and a Game of Thrones script from this Sunday’s new episode. According to reports, the hackers want a total of […]
A good gauge of how well a new technology or product is being received by the public, is to note its references in Pop Culture. Analyzing how movies, television, art, and news -which I consider to be a form of pop culture as it is generated content meant for modern and ephemeral consumption- can be […]
If you own a Vizio TV your convesations, the channels you watch, and every thing you did was recorded and stored on the company’s servers. Not only did the company never notify users that they are being spied upon, but they failed to protect this data with the appropriate level of security. Since its invention, […]
Google’s YouTube is now attracting 1 billion hours of viewing a day. The possibility of YouTube overtaking television as the most watched medium of entertainment, news, and content is a very real. As with much of the digital age, no one could have predicted something like this even ten to fifteen years ago. That averages […]
Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies allow users to launch their own business models with relative ease. By using the internet, it is not difficult to find someone who will have a need for the product or service one can offer. But that does not mean people should illegally sell access to paid services either. IPTV4BTC is […]
The state-owned public television network of Venezuela has launched an anti-Bitcoin campaign. ]]>
This year’s World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland has seen Bitcoin taking center stage in one business director’s hopes for economic innovation in 2015.
Dish Network, rebranded as Dish, will unveil a new internet television service (IPTV) at the 2015 Consumer Electronics Show.
In early 2012 I began an experiment that continues to this day: I cut the cord. I’ve been living without cable or satellite TV for a little over two years now and most days I don’t miss it at all. Today, though, I feel conflicted – because today, Dish Network is accepting Bitcoin. Back when I […]
“Loved your jokes. Here’s some bitcoins.” That short email was where it all started. Some stranger was sending me some bitcoin because he liked my routine about fiat currency. It was a short stand-up piece that I’d performed on an Australian TV show and then posted on YouTube. I bashed fiat pretty hard and it […]
Bloomberg TV – Virtual Currency Bitcoin Rises in Usage, Value: Bloomberg Television’s audience is introduced to Bitcoin with a report by Cris Valerio (@CrisValerio) who covers the basics and shows the Bitcoin ATM being developed by Bitcoin Labs’ Ma…