Sunday afternoon here at SXSW conference, Peter Weijmarshausen, head of 3-D printing service bureau Shapeways, shared the stage with Carl Bass, CEO of Autodesk (ADSK), to discuss the future of 3-D printing as “Fueling the manufacturing renaissance.” Curiously enough, no participation here by the 3-D printer makers themselves, 3D Systems (DDD), Stratasys (SSYS), VoxelJet [...]
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The demand for tonight’s season finale of HBO’s True Detective was so great online, the network’s streaming service HBO GO temporarily crashed trying to fulfill all incoming requests for the closing episode. “Due to overwhelmingly popular demand for #TrueDetective, we’ve been made aware of an issue affecting some users. Show More Summary
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"Due to overwhelmingly popular demand for ?#TrueDetective, we've been made aware of an issue affecting some users," read a tweet from the streaming service Sunday night. read more
The biggest surprise of the True Detective finale? HBO’s streaming service wasn’t prepared for the overwhelming demand. Fans of HBO’s masterful detective series tonight were confronted with something worse than the horrific deeds of The Yellow King when they tried …
Microsoft's VP discusses the Xbox Live service's future at SXSW.
ByMichael Blair: Salesforce.com (CRM) benefits from pre-payment for its services accounting for those pre-payments for services not yet provided in a given year as a "Deferred Revenue" liability. This is a standard way of accounting for such payments and there is no issue with the treatment. Show More Summary
Netflix must be really laughing its ass off right now, as everyone trying to watch the season finale of True Detective complain about HBO GO—HBO's online video service—not being available. HBO GO has crashed—it's been deader than Rust Cohle's soul for the last three hours. Read more...
If you're like a lot of people who wanted to watch the True Detective finale last night on HBO Go, the cable network's on demand service, this is what you were watching instead of one of the best television finales ever. Read more.....
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Uh oh. HBO GO, the cable network's online streaming service, crashed for some users on Sunday night during the highly-anticipated "True Detective" season finale. HBO GO confirmed the issue on Twitter: Due to overwhelmingly popular demand for #TrueDetective, we've been made aware of an issue affecting some users. Show More Summary
Netflix must be really laughing its ass off right now, as people all over the internet complain about HBO GO—HBO's online video service—not being available. Indeed, it seems that nobody is being able to access it—HBO GO is deader than Rust Cohle's soul. Read more...
Tencent, one of China's largest Internet services companies and the maker of WeChat, and JD.com, an online direct sales company, have formed a strategic partnership. As part of the deal, which can potentially boost Tencent's competitive position against rival Alibaba Group, which dominates China's fast-growing e-commerce market. Show More Summary
Gov. Nikki Haley’s administration is exploring the possibility of requiring food stamp recipients to look for a job, if they don’t have one already. The South Carolina Department of Social Services cited health concerns, like the fact that the longer people are on food stamps, the fatter they get. The S.C. Show More Summary
Chinese Internet giant Tencent, which is best known for its wildly popular messaging service WeChat (known as Weixin in China), has officially combined its e-commerce operations with online retailer JD.com, after rumors last month hinted at such a move. Show More Summary
The latest TV show to become a streaming-exclusive on Amazon Prime's video service is the sci-fi series Orphan Black. Like Amazon's recent deal to pick up streaming rights for FX's The Americans, this agreement with BBC America comes just ahead of...
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At an event in Austin, Texas during SXSW today, music video service Vevo revealed plans to offer a mobile SDK that will allow third-party apps to incorporate its content. Michael Cerda, Vevo’s SVP of Product and Technology, said that the he has received many requests from companies to be able to use Vevo videos. Show More Summary