Set to kick-off at 17:30pm Los Angeles time (8:30pm EST, 1:30am London), there’s now just several hours to go before The 85th Academy Awards officially begin.
The official client of The Internet Movie Database has received a small (but welcome) update in the last several hours. Perhaps most notable in iMDb 3.1 is the introduction of an official Oscars® section, ahead of this year’s ceremony.
Imagine an Internet where unseen hands curate your entire experience. Where third parties predetermine the news, products and prices you see—even the people you meet. A world where you think you are making choices, but in reality, your options are narrowed and refined until you are left with merely the illusion of control.
Confirming the product’s stranglehold on the current market, the IDC is out with yet another (preliminary) report this afternoon in which it shows that Apple’s iPad still leads the pack in terms of global tablet shipments.
Amazon has today announced that it has fully-optimized its online music store for use on Apple’s iPhone, iPod touch and iPad. The company announced that it is the first time since the service’s launch that the 22 Million-strong song catalog has been easily accessible to iOS users via Mobile Safari, which could spell serious competition for Apple if the mobile MP3 store takes off as Amazon hopes it might.