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Joost Flash Player Launches Tonight, Has Serious Hulu Envy

Joost Flash Player Launches Tonight, Has Serious Hulu Envy

The poor kids at Joost—and their partners at Viacom—thought the future of TV on the computer would be a discrete app that blended a slick TV emulator with internet power. They were wrong, Joost is going. Its Flash-based player officially launches full-throttle tonight. The early word from paidContent is that…

ZeeVee: One Box to Broadcast PC’s HD Video All Over the House

ZeeVee: One Box to Broadcast PC’s HD Video All Over the House

Today, a startup called ZeeVee is launching the ZvBox, a three-part plan for getting all the good HD video content from your PC out to all the TVs in the house: • The box itself converts the video from the PC’s VGA port into a high-def channel and sends it…

Coolness Roundup:Joost a Minute, and <i>Star Wars</i>, the Guest that Stayed Too Long

Coolness Roundup:Joost a Minute, and Star Wars, the Guest that Stayed Too Long

This week on episode 107 of the Coolness Roundup, the Gurus of Cool answer home theatre questions and talk about watching videos via peer-to-peer internet streaming video service Joost. In Cool/Not Cool, Charlie and Stephen wonder why the weird, Elvis-like Star Wars phenomenon just won’t go away. [Free Podcast at…