Tag: amazon

Sim City: A Lesson in Failure (DRM Problems and Bad Reviews)

Posted: March 8, 2013 at 6:35 pm   /   Local, Technology, Videogames

Note: this is not intended to be a comprehensive technical guide regarding DRM, nor is it a review of Sim City. I didn’t have a home computer in elementary school; they were just too expensive, and my parents feared I’d spend all my time on it. So while my friends were at home surfing the […]

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Black Friday Deals – ‘Harry Potter’ Box Set $40 on Blu-ray and $24 on DVD

Posted: November 23, 2010 at 6:34 am   /   Deals, Local

For those of you who are looking to jumpstart your Harry Potter collection on either Blu-ray or DVD, this is a great opportunity. Amazon.com has the Harry Potter Years 1-6 Giftset [Blu-ray]for only $40! That’s $60 off the retail price! Alternatively, they also carry the Harry Potter Years 1-6 Giftset (Widescreen Edition) for $24. Of […]

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Pre-Order AVATAR at Amazon, Blu-Ray and DVD for $25

Posted: April 5, 2010 at 1:26 pm   /   DVD News, Film, Local, Movie News

Just a friendly reminder to all you Avatar fans out there that Amazon has the Blu-Ray on sale for 24.99 and that also includes the DVD. ┬áSo for any of you that haven’t converted to Blu yet you can buy this version this month, watch the DVD till you go Blu and then when you […]

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CES Announces 3D TVs from Panasoic, Tohshiba, Samsung, and Sony

Posted: January 7, 2010 at 3:24 pm   /   Local, Technology

So, you loved Avatar in 3D at the theater, but you are a bit disappointed that you won’t be able to watch it that way at home? Don’t worry this year’s CES was filled with promises of in home 3D technology. From Blu-Ray players to TVs, new equipment will start hitting shelves later this year […]

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The Tales of Beedle the Bard

Posted: January 10, 2008 at 10:45 am   /   Local, Movie News

For those that don’t know, J.K. Rowling hand wrote 7 copies of the book, The Tales of Beedle the Bard, which appeared in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hollows and gave them as presents to 6 close friends and auctioned off one for charity. Well Amazon.com were the mystery buyers of the book, for 3.8 […]

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