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Spotify music streaming comes to the Boxee Box

October 14, 2011

Spotify’s music-streaming web service is now available on the Boxee Box. Users subscribed at Spotify’s premium level can browse music according to artist, album, record label, genre, or playlist, and also using direct searches.

Boxee gains Wall Street Journal Live app

September 29, 2011

Boxee users now have access to live video broadcasts from the Wall Street Journal. The WSJ Live app also offers thousands of free on-demand videos from both WSJ and other Dow Jones network sites.

Video: Hurricane Irene moving up the East Coast

August 27, 2011

This fascinating video shows Hurricane Irene moving through the Bahamas and making landfall at Cape Lookout, North Carolina at around 8 am EDT today.

Chart compares 13 streaming media players

May 31, 2011

[Updated Aug 30, 2012] – has updated its handy chart comparing many of the most popular Internet-enabled streaming media players, including the Apple TV, Boxee Box, Roku XDS, XBox 360, WD TV Live, and others.

Nissan Leaf warranty does not cover “gradual capacity loss”

May 19, 2011

Nissan is backing the Leaf’s Lithium-ion battery with an 8-year, 100,000 mile warranty (whichever comes first). Of note, however, the warranty does not cover what the company calls “gradual capacity loss,” which is a feature of all rechargeable batteries.