Plans to debut in 2013 have come to a screeching halt
Intel is finding out firsthand just how difficult it is to negotiate with big media companies, which traditionally have shown a reluctance to embrace the streaming revolution. As such, Intel's plans to launch an over the top TV service by the end of the year to compete with cable and satellite providers have been pushed back to 2014 as the chip giant looks for partners willing to play ball.
In Windows 7, Windows Media Center is a more useful tool than ever before for working with audio and visual media. While at first glance, Windows 7's version of WMC doesn't look a whole lot different than its predecessor, it includes many improvements. In this article, we'll focus on improvements in WMC's TV setup process, support for digital broadcast TV, the program guide, Internet TV, WMC access from the desktop, RAW file support for photos, picture and music playback and sports.
Fox, NBC, and CBS are already playing in the Internet TV pool, and now ABC is jumping in with a major deal with Veoh Networks. ABC's taking a different approach than its competitors with a high-quality video player that supports Streaming HD. Find out how much better the results are, what shows are being broadcast in Streaming HD, and the best sites to find lots of your favorite TV programs past and present.