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iTunes to Carry Movies on DVD-Release Date

iTunes to Carry Movies on DVD-Release Date

It seems that Apple is about to go nose-to-nose with Walmart in the playground. According to the Hollywood Reporter, the company is poised to announce a deal with a bunch of studios to sell new releases on iTunes the same day as the movies’ release on DVD.

Hotel Rent Wiis For $50+ HOURLY

Hotel Rent Wiis For $50+ HOURLY

The Westin chain of hotels has recently announced that they’ll be offering Wii rentals in their 150 locations. How much will they charge? We’re not sure yet. But if Manhattan’s Le Parker Meridien is any indication, it will be a lot. They charge US$50 an hour just to rent the…

US$0.99 Pick-O’-the-Week Comes To iTunes Rental Store

US$0.99 Pick-O’-the-Week Comes To iTunes Rental Store

The iTunes rental store now offers weekend specials, just like your local RST Video. Thursday through Monday each week, one movie will rent for US$0.99, or US$3 less than usual. If we keep heading down this path, the next update of iTunes will bring streaming video of a crushtached geek…