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HD Movies Now Available Via iTunes


  High Definition movies have finally come to iTunes for download today.  You can rent or buy them for your enjoyment on your iPhone, iPod Touch or Mac.  Prior to today you could only access HD movies on the Apple TV.

Starting today, movie fans can purchase box office blockbusters for download in HD for $19.99 from iTunes, and films will be available as iTunes Movie Rentals in HD for $4.99 within 30 days after release. Customers can enjoy these films in HD on their Mac or PC and on their widescreen TV with Apple TV, as well as in standard definition on their iPhone or iPod with video.


This is certainly a great alternative to blu-ray, but it yet to be seen how they compare to blu-ray which is most likely a much nicer picture.  You can see the iTunes HD Movies page [here]

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Apple TV Updated To 2.3.1 – Removes Boxee


  If you have an Apple TV and never disabled auto-updates from Boxee, you will want to skip this update.  There is no list of features on Apple’s page and the advantage to installing the update remains to be seen.  We would love to hear if you installed and noticed a difference and we have yet to find one other than the

 sad removal of Boxee.



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