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Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   08-26-2014, 08:54 AM
Replies: 1,945
Views: 195,032
Posted By Westly-C
Has anyone noticed ''Slideshow'' view on the Vudu...

Has anyone noticed ''Slideshow'' view on the Vudu app? Is this something new, or have I just never noticed it before?
While browsing Vudu on a Toshiba BDX33 Blu Ray player, I watched a trailer, and...
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   08-20-2014, 02:20 PM
Replies: 3,324
Views: 293,026
Posted By Westly-C
!!!! I started Chuck last year, and am nowhere...

!!!! I started Chuck last year, and am nowhere near finished. I just can't binge watch stuff. I can't take more than a handful of episodes at a time no matter how much I like a show.
My Star Trek...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   08-20-2014, 08:04 AM
Replies: 5,167
Views: 649,870
Posted By Westly-C
It's a glitch. Weirdness has happened to the...

It's a glitch. Weirdness has happened to the display before after updates to the app on the PS3 in the past. It was corrected when the techs noticed it.
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   08-17-2014, 09:10 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 2,870
Posted By Westly-C
Simply don't allow them to blame the ISP. The...

Simply don't allow them to blame the ISP. The customer service reps aren't techs, they're just answering the phone and reading from scripted suggestions. Just continue to report that after a f/w...
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   08-17-2014, 01:20 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 2,870
Posted By Westly-C
Which means contacting Netflix remains your only...

Which means contacting Netflix remains your only option. I know it's a pain to make regular calls to them (they've offered chat only to a select test group for over 9 months now), but if you...
Forum: HDTV Programming   08-16-2014, 10:32 PM
Replies: 12,047
Views: 1,477,236
Posted By Westly-C
Zap2it and YahooTV Listings (which are provided...

Zap2it and YahooTV Listings (which are provided by z2i) have SEC's standard def channel in the listings, but not the HD channel at the moment... ...
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   08-15-2014, 10:47 PM
Replies: 1,330
Views: 165,051
Posted By Westly-C
Using the PS3 tonight-hadn't used it in a while...

Using the PS3 tonight-hadn't used it in a while to watch Netflix' US library. And I noticed that ''Max'' wasn't present among the genre rows. Max isn't available outside the US, so I didn't realize...
Forum: HDTV Programming   08-15-2014, 05:46 PM
Replies: 12,047
Views: 1,477,236
Posted By Westly-C
You can check out their schedule on their site...

You can check out their schedule on their site while waiting for it to be added to your cable box guide.
http://secsports.go.com/tv-schedule/20140815
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   08-14-2014, 09:16 PM
Replies: 1,330
Views: 165,051
Posted By Westly-C
Erm, the streaming device being spoken of by...

Erm, the streaming device being spoken of by mikescott and Lebowski, is the WD TV Live. A recent firmware update has resulted in a glitch that has 1080 Super HD mislabeled as 1080SD in the onscreen...
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   08-14-2014, 09:08 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 2,870
Posted By Westly-C
^^....ok then. I was hoping that, if the firmware...

^^....ok then. I was hoping that, if the firmware update borked his Panny HDTV lmiting all embedded apps to 720p, that the Vudu app would show those little bars next to HDX as not being fully lit up....
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   08-14-2014, 07:42 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 2,870
Posted By Westly-C
On Vudu, when playing the trailer for a film/tv...

On Vudu, when playing the trailer for a film/tv show, that trailer plays in SD. When you select the 2 min preview however, you are first presented with a menu box that offers the choice of HDX 1080p,...
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   08-13-2014, 01:53 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 2,870
Posted By Westly-C
The status info display is part of the Netflix...

The status info display is part of the Netflix app, and isn't available on the embedded Hulu and Amazon apps on your Panasonic HDTV. They would be the ones to have to include any bitrate indicator in...
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   08-12-2014, 11:52 AM
Replies: 3,324
Views: 293,026
Posted By Westly-C
Unless you're renting the dvds, you're actually...

Unless you're renting the dvds, you're actually watching BoB on Amazon Instant. ;)

Schwimmer is credited as appearing in 3 episodes on this Wiki page....
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   08-11-2014, 01:36 PM
Replies: 6,398
Views: 562,559
Posted By Westly-C
Which Verizon and TWC redirects thru The...

Which Verizon and TWC redirects thru The Triangulum galaxy first. That explains the crappy streaming during primetime. :D
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   08-10-2014, 08:32 PM
Replies: 172
Views: 14,817
Posted By Westly-C
Hulu's founding owners were Fox, NBC/Universal,...

Hulu's founding owners were Fox, NBC/Universal, and several non media owning partners, with ABC joining in ownership a few years ago. Hulu gets only 4-5 episodes of currently airing shows by...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   08-10-2014, 02:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 357
Posted By Westly-C
Would using the HTML setting under Playback...

Would using the HTML setting under Playback settings instead of Silverlight affect the use of the Win 8 Netflix app? Just to cover every base, maybe you could check it and see what happens.
Forum: DVD Recorders (Standard Def)   08-10-2014, 07:51 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,132
Posted By Westly-C
Googling the item model number, turned up the...

Googling the item model number, turned up the amazon Japan page for it, where it's claimed to be T-Y in the description, with additional links down the page for related items with ''Taiyo Yuden...
Forum: HDTV Programming   08-04-2014, 05:14 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 2,551
Posted By Westly-C
Yes, but why is that shark boldly defying the...

Yes, but why is that shark boldly defying the laws of physics by flying down the aisle? The flight attendant isn't getting blown backwards by the rush of air from the decompressed cabin. I demand...
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   08-03-2014, 09:34 PM
Replies: 6,398
Views: 562,559
Posted By Westly-C
Did you ever try one of those DNS spoofing...

Did you ever try one of those DNS spoofing services' trial offers to see what would happen to your Netflix experiences? You've made yourself comfortable believing that Netflix is solely responsible...
Forum: HDTV Programming   07-31-2014, 07:29 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,115
Posted By Westly-C
Uh...did you miss the episodes of Arrow that...

Uh...did you miss the episodes of Arrow that introduced Barry Allen this past season?

Flash has been positioned as a spin off of Arrow, so they both are in the same TV continuity. Now if either...
Forum: HDTV Programming   07-30-2014, 11:07 AM
Replies: 1,402
Views: 46,947
Posted By Westly-C
AoS will get a mid season break, and while it's...

AoS will get a mid season break, and while it's away, Marvel's Agent Carter will occuy it's Tuesday night timeslot. It will have I think, 6, episodes, BBC style.
Forum: HDTV Programming   07-29-2014, 08:02 AM
Replies: 2,115
Views: 63,797
Posted By Westly-C
^Naw, it'll lead to a cave with a donkey wheel,...

^Naw, it'll lead to a cave with a donkey wheel, and someone wil have to turn it to bring down the dome. :rolleyes:
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   07-26-2014, 07:33 AM
Replies: 6,398
Views: 562,559
Posted By Westly-C
Unblock will not interfere with any file...

Unblock will not interfere with any file downloading or any other internet activity.
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   07-25-2014, 03:08 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 516
Posted By Westly-C
I'm on Comcast. The normal download/upload was...

I'm on Comcast. The normal download/upload was 25/5, but they are upping that to 30/10.
The sluggish pc performance seems to be Firefox related. Using the Chrome browser, download came in at 24.5...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   07-25-2014, 01:56 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 516
Posted By Westly-C
Company came over, sorry for the delay. ...

Company came over, sorry for the delay.

Using testmy.net on the PS3, Android tablet and PC.

PS3 Browser
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