Netflix Rules Out Downloading Content, Signs Deal With DISH

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Offline Streaming "Never going to happen." By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) As Netflix was deep into negotiations with DISH Network to provide streaming services, the streaming service denied rumors that they were considering allowing subscribers to download content to stream without an Internet … [Read more...]

Friday’s Funny Feature – Megadeth’s Holiday Album With Jenny Lewis

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By Heath McKnight (doddleNEWS) We ran this last year, but it's so funny, I decided it needs to come back again. Famous thrash-metal band Megadeth have released a Holiday album, just in time for Christmas! And it features singer/actress Jenny Lewis. Enjoy your weekend! … [Read more...]

Sony Cancels The Interview, The Terrorists Won

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) I get pretty serious about films. I've been in heated arguments about classic movies with other film lovers, but never have I seen something quite like the hacking of Sony Pictures over The Interview with James Franco and Seth Rogen. Guys, it's just a … [Read more...]

Krysten Ritter On Playing Jessica Jones For Marvel

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) The hits keep coming with Marvel's fantastic casting for their upcoming Netflix television series. When they cast Charlie Cox, Rosario Dawson, and especially Vincent D'Onofrio for Daredevil, my jaw hit the floor and my heart jumped out of my chest. The next … [Read more...]

If J.K. Rowling Isn’t Releasing New Harry Potter Stories, What Is Being Released?

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Over the past week, there were stories that twelve new short stories set in the Harry Potter universe would be written by series author J.K. Rowling, and released during each of the 12 days leading up to Christmas. The official site Pottermore denied that … [Read more...]

Sony Won’t Suspend Filming Despite Cyber Attack, Spectre Script Stolen

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By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) Sony Pictures Entertainment has not suspended all of its productions due to the hacking crisis, contrary to recent reports. Deadline has confirmed that projects such as Bond film, Spectre, will stick to their schedules, despite the company having thousands of emails … [Read more...]

Friday’s Funny Feature – How It Should Have Ended Bonus Bundle

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By Heath McKnight (doddleNEWS) I love the cartoons from our friends over at How It Should Have Ended, and the first one I saw was how the original Superman with Christopher Reeve should've ended. I run them as Friday's Funny Features, from time to time, and I discovered they sometimes have unused … [Read more...]

HBO Scuttles In-House Streaming, Farms Out HBO GO

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Appears to be punitive action towards CTO By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) With HBO planning to launch a standalone streaming service come Spring, now is not the time to start from square one. But it looks like that is exactly what they're planning to do by scuttling their in house project code … [Read more...]

Poaching Of YouTube Stars Puts Video Streaming Giant Under Siege

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Top stars receive hefty bonuses to stem defections By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) Have you noticed that YouTube has been putting up billboards around the Hollywood area to market some of their stars and their shows? At first, I thought "gee, YouTube is going for it, hitting the big time with an … [Read more...]

Marvel Has Reportedly Found Their Luke Cage And Jessica Jones!

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Marvel seems to have found two leads for their Netflix Defenders series of Jessica Jones and Luke Cage. While the next series is Jessica Jones, rumor has it that Luke Cage will feature in at least seven episodes of the series' thirteen, as the two characters are … [Read more...]

DJI Launches SkyPixel, A Website To Share Aerial Footage, Photos

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Site Devoted to Aerial Photography with Quadcopters By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) One of my favorite things to do on YouTube is to search for  amazing aerial videos shot with DJI's quadcopters. And knowing quadcopter users love to showcase their work, DJI has launched a YouTube killer website … [Read more...]

Friday’s Funny Feature – Star Wars: The Force Awakens Trailer, Remixed

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By Heath McKnight (doddleNEWS) Since last week's debut of the Star Wars: The Force Awakens trailer, fans have downloaded the preview tens of millions of times. And it was only a matter of time before it got remixed with some hilarious results. Friday's Funny Feature this week is all about the … [Read more...]

Ryan Reynolds Expected To Play Deadpool

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) In a shocking twist -- that is neither shocking, nor a twist -- Ryan Reynolds is in final negotiations to reprise his role as the Merc with a Mouth, following the film getting a greenlight from Fox. This, after the test footage leaked, with Reynolds voicing and … [Read more...]

Freddie Wong Launches Online Film School

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RocketJump Film School To Provide Videos on Wong's Filmmaking Method By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) There's a debate going on that budding filmmakers don't really need to go to film school, they just need to make movies. For some, like Robert Rodriquez, that may have worked. But if you look at … [Read more...]

doddleTALKS Tech: Freddie Wong

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By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) Calling himself, "Just a dude who makes videos," YouTube trailblazer Freddie Wong has transformed the art of streaming video into a mainstream entertainment format. You won't want to miss this one. … [Read more...]

House Of Cards Season 3 Release Date Set, New Trailer

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) I've had to face a hard truth in recent years, I don't like as much television and films as I used to anymore. It's really hard for me to find something to really geek out over but when something I love comes my way I hold onto it for dear life like a drowning … [Read more...]

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