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Netflix Heading to Australia and New Zealand

Netflix announced that it plans to launch its streaming film and TV subscription service in Australia and New Zealand in March 2015.

Technicolor Expands Down Under

Technicolor announced that it is expanding its relationship with Village Roadshow and increasing its services to serve the Australian market.

MOG Digital Music Service Heads Down Under

MOG Inc. announced that its on-demand music service is now available to Telstra customers in Australia.

Canada Inks Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement

The Government of Canada announced that it has signed the Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement (ACTA), which is aimed at combatting the spread of counterfeit and pirated goods.

BitTorrent Distributes Australian Film

BitTorrent announced that that “The Tunnel” is the first Australian film release selected for BitTorrent’s Artist Spotlight program.

BigPond IPTV Service Employs thePlatform

thePlatform announced that it will serve as the central video management system for Telstra Corporation’s BigPond IPTV service.

Digital Music Sales Rise 32 Percent in Australia

The Australian Recording Industry Association (ARIA) announced that it has released its 2010 wholesale sales figures for sound recordings and music videos.

Sony Launches Qriocity Music Service in US

Sony Corporation announced that it has launched its Music Unlimited powered by Qriocity service in the United States, Australia and New Zealand.

2011 Digital Music Report Released

IFPI announced that it has released the 2011 edition of its yearly Digital Music Report.

Crackle Optimized for Google TV

Crackle, Inc., Sony Pictures Entertainment’s video entertainment network, announced that it has built a website optimized for Google TV.

Remote Control Overload Spoils the Mood

Logitech announced that a new study it commissioned suggests that many consumers suffer from remote control overload and show a clear interest in technologies that make home entertainment simple again.

Regency Media Purchases Singulus Blu-ray Replication Line

Singulus Technologies AG announced that it sold one of its BLULINE II Blu-ray Disc (BD) production lines to Regency Media Pty Ltd in Australia. According to the statement, Singulus has over 80 Blu-ray production systems in the market and its BLULINE II is designed for the economical production of prerecorded (BD-ROM) 25 GB single-layer (SL) [...]

SONIQ Blu-ray Players Offer DivX Plus HD Playback

DivX, Inc. announced a new partnership to make DivX video playback available on SONIQ CE products throughout Australia and New Zealand. According to the statement, through the terms of the partnership, SONIQ will introduce DivX Plus HD technology in its next generation of QPB302B Blu-ray products available exclusively from JB Hi-Fi stores across Australia and [...]

Apple Sells Two Million iPads

Apple announced that iPad sales have topped two million in less than 60 days since its launch on April 3, 2010. According to the statement, Apple began shipping iPad in Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Spain, Switzerland and the UK this past weekend. iPad will be available in nine more countries in July and [...]

Panasonic 3D Camcorder to Hit Australia in October

Panasonic Australia announced that it will release a Full HD 3D Camcorder (AG-3DA1) in October 2010. According to the statement, The AG-3DA1 is a professional-quality, Full HD 3D camcorder offering SD media card recording. At under 3kg, the AG-3DA1 is equipped with dual lenses and two full 1920 x 1080 2.07 megapixel 3-MOS imagers to [...]