Miro Transformed into a doubleTwist, iTunes Competitor Overnight

Miro 4 ScreenshotsMiro, the open-source Internet TV Player, has morphed into a new, more far reaching application that everyone should have a good look at. Miro 4.0, beside the ability to subscribe to your favorite video podcasts and BitTorrent distributed videos, now offers music and video management (includes an inbuilt H.264/MP4 transcoder and "watch folder" functionality), smartphone [...]

Yes, TV Apps Can Save Niche Cable and Independent TV Networks – In Theory

LG NetCast Demo at IFA 2010I just wanted to piggyback on NewTeeVee's post: "Can TV Apps Save Niche Cable Networks?" and the recent announcement that WealthTV will be the first cable TV channel, in HD, to be offered on Roku for $2.99/mo. If we can move past the argument of TV platform fragmentation and imagine that it's easy for any [...]