A periodic roundup of relevant news from our friends at Zatz Not Funny…
Dave Zatz: I’ve been tracking Microsoft’s hardware refresh as well, but given the capabilities of current flagship smartphones, I just don’t have a place (or pocket) in my life for a portable media player (PMP), web tablet, or gaming device that doesn’t integrate ‘cellular’ connectivity.
Dave Zatz: DirecTV’s Sunday Ticket Super Fan package isn’t inexpensive – we’re talking like $400. But it’s hard to argue with the coverage. Access to pretty much every game – on television, PC, and iPhone.
Dave Zatz: Home Sharing, introduced within the refreshed iTunes 9, allows you to copy purchased iTunes content amongst five authorized devices in your home. However, Home Sharing does nothing to overcome the single iTunes Store account limitation.
New video streaming set-top boxes from Netgear, LG, and Sony.