Yesterday BlockBuster was the subject of many rumors which claimed the movie rental giant is developing its own networked, Apple TV style media hub. The rumored project would let users watch internet-streamed movies via the TV and use BlockBuster’s partnership with Movielink to supply the content. The hardware itself would be put together by an […]
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BlockBuster to Take on Apple TV This Month?

BlockBuster to Take on Apple TV This Month?

Yesterday BlockBuster was the subject of many rumors which claimed the movie rental giant is developing its own networked, Apple TV style media hub. The rumored project would let users watch internet-streamed movies via the TV and use BlockBuster’s partnership with Movielink to supply the content. The hardware itself would be put together by an unnamed electronics manufacturer. An announcement could happen as early as this month, however launch would not occur until May at the earliest.

BlockBuster already has plans in place for digital download kiosks for use with portable media players, and a download service for cellphones. A spokeswoman would not confirm or deny these rumors but commented it is ‘not surprising’ to hear about these rumors…

[via Electronista]

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