Go to jail, or be a technology leader

[ image courtesy of bella731 / Flickr ] Recently the BBC announced that they would be using BitTorrent technology to distribute hundreds of episodes of old programming via the internet. Some of these files will be available in High Definition, unlike the content seen on other content sharing systems [YouTube, etc.] BitTorrent technology allows people […]

Americans have taste for entertainment

[ image courtesy of frackandys / Flickr ] eMarketer reports that Americans have quite the jones for media. The average citizen’s consumption went from 3,340 hours in 2000 to 3,543 hours last year. For the sake of conversion, that is about five months. From 2000 to 2005 television, internet use, and home video [DVD & […]