Blue’s News Clues Content

It’s tough being tricky with the witty titles. I think it’s a carryover thang from something a high school journalism teacher frequently did to our headlines; I didn’t care for it then, but now I feel oddly compelled to follow suit (that’s my defense and I’m sticking to it). Anyways, this headline deserves a bit more explanation. Blue’s News, for those unaware, is the site for videogame industry and related news. It’s one of my daily stops and has been for quite awhile. So if you’re coming to this blog and don’t know of it, you might consider Blue’s one of those “must read daily” news sites. Now for the rest of the story…

Mr. Blue kindly calls our attention to this article over on C|Net. As noted by the messenger, it appears Hollywood is “answering the clue-phone”. The bigger surprise is… it’s Sony! Considering my recent entries covering that company, anyone want to take bets on whether they pull off an iTunes-style service for movies? Well, even if they don’t, it’ll be worth watching. Quality video is in many ways not too different from VR – they’re both data hogs compared to music files. Let’s see how they handle not just the data, but all the rest. We might be surprised.