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Monday: November 16, 2009

A list of the fifty most influential bloggers of 2009 thus far.A list of the fifty most influential bloggers of 2009 thus far.

I guess I should be reading more blogs because I've never heard of some of these names until reading this list just now. That's ok though, I'm willing to bet none of them have heard of me either - so it's a wash.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Interwebs @ 4:19 PM | Tags (5) | blogs | influential | interwebs | bloggers | incomediary |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 42 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Friday: November 13, 2009

CBS turning popular Twitter account into sitcom.CBS turning popular Twitter account into sitcom.

Look for other Twitter themed accounts to get their own television shows if this one happens to take off. Which it might, because some of the posts are actually quite funny.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Pop Culture @ 7:57 AM | Tags (6) | twitter | cbs | sitcom | silly | media | popculture |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 15 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: November 2, 2009

Ten applications to boost your beloved media center.Ten applications to boost your beloved media center.

A good list of of booster apps that covers everything from ad scrubbing to plugging Hulu into your copy of Windows Media Center. I still rely pretty heavily on iSquint for some quick Mac video conversions.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Neat @ 7:41 AM | Tags (10) | lifehacker | media | center | apps | boost | hulu | scrubbing | ads | dvd | ripping |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 20 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Friday: October 30, 2009

Twelve things you need to know about the recently released Apple TV 3.0.Twelve things you need to know about the recently released Apple TV 3.0.

Everything you really need to know about Apple's expensive music store / television gateway device. Hey, have you downloaded one of those fancy new iTunes LPs yet? Apparently they work great on this little device.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Apple @ 7:32 AM | Tags (9) | apple | gizmodo | hd | lp | media | movies | music | television | tv |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 14 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: September 14, 2009

The AppleTV gets a brand new hundred dollar price drop.The AppleTV gets a brand new hundred dollar price drop.

Your gateway to iTunes on your television site will now set you back just $229 instead of the previous price of $329. Oh, and you can kiss the forty gigabyte model goodbye. C'est la vie!

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Apple @ 4:42 PM | Tags (11) | apple | appletv | gateway | itunes | media | music | television | tv | video | price | drop |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 8 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Tuesday: September 8, 2009

A rumor roundup for Apple's media event scheduled to take place tomorrow.A rumor roundup for Apple's media event scheduled to take place tomorrow.

You probably won't be seeing The Beatles hitting the iTunes Store tomorrow - but who really knows with these things. Your next iPod (if it's not an iPhone) will most likely have a camera though.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Apple @ 2:47 PM | Tags (9) | rumors | iphone | ipod | macrumors | camera | touch | apple | media | event |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 26 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: August 31, 2009

Apple will be holding an iPod-related media event on September 9th.Apple will be holding an iPod-related media event on September 9th.

An interesting date to pick what with all of the Beatles hoopla (remasters, Rock Band edition) scheduled to be released on this day as well.  Stealing thunder from Apple Corps or are fab four finally coming to iTunes?

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Apple @ 2:56 PM | Tags (7) | apple | beatles | event | iphone | ipod | media | rocknroll |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 9 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Wednesday: August 12, 2009

Eleven awful shows that FOX has aired after The Simpsons.Eleven awful shows that FOX has aired after The Simpsons.

That's quite a collection of terrible programming. Thank you FOX.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Dumb @ 3:38 PM | Tags (7) | simpsons | fox | shows | fail | television | media | pilots |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 56 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Thursday: July 30, 2009

A writeup on what Twitter and Facebook can learn from Phish.A writeup on what Twitter and Facebook can learn from Phish.

...there is a kernel of history set aside for Phish as pioneers in both music distribution and in creating a web community. When we look at bands and artists that foster community (and sometimes endless jams), we can see parallels to the rise of social networks.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Interesting @ 1:29 PM | Tags (6) | phish | social | media | networks | twitter | facebook |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 10 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Wednesday: June 24, 2009

New type of DVD format can hold 2,000 movies on one disc.New type of DVD format can hold 2,000 movies on one disc.

Commercial release still about five years away though.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Technology @ 7:24 AM | Tags (5) | dvd | bluray | storage | capacity | media |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 24 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Tuesday: June 23, 2009

Five reasons why Blu-ray is hurting right now.Five reasons why Blu-ray is hurting right now.

Blu-ray by all accounts was supposed to revolutionize personal video with crisp high-definition picture quality and booming sound. But uptake has been slow. Here are five reasons that Blue-ray isn't making the splash it was expected to.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Technology @ 5:07 PM | Tags (4) | bluray | media | dvd | highdef |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 28 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Tuesday: May 5, 2009

Five ways in which traditional media is going social.

Thanks Internet!

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Interwebs @ 8:43 AM | Tags (4) | media | social | internet | traditional |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 1 Click | Posted by Vin


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