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Old September 9 2008, 06:06 PM   #1
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NBC Universal Returns to iTunes

Just announced in the Stevenote here.

Plus iTunes will be offering HD versions of many shows on Apple TV and for computers.
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Old September 9 2008, 07:54 PM   #2
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I am amazed it took this long.
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Old September 9 2008, 09:42 PM   #3
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but what's with the new price of $2.99 per episode?? that's crap!
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Old September 9 2008, 10:13 PM   #4
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Re: NBC Universal Returns to iTunes

Very good news, save for the price.
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Old September 10 2008, 10:49 PM   #5
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Re: NBC Universal Returns to iTunes

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but what's with the new price of $2.99 per episode?? that's crap!
That's the price for HD.

Normal standard def TV shows on iTunes (NBC included) are $1.99
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Old September 11 2008, 03:36 AM   #6
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And my boycott of that shit network is officially over.
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Old September 11 2008, 04:00 AM   #7
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BSG in HD? I might just buy season 4.0 on iTunes.
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Old September 11 2008, 04:11 AM   #8
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When you get the HD episodes, you also get the SD version at the same time for $2.99.
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Old September 11 2008, 04:15 AM   #9
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Really? That's awfully nice of NBC/iTunes.
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Old September 11 2008, 07:11 AM   #10
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^It's just so you can carry on playing the episodes on your iPod/iPhone as they can't handle high definition video.
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Old September 12 2008, 12:01 AM   #11
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Excellent, thanks!
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Old September 12 2008, 01:07 AM   #12
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Re: NBC Universal Returns to iTunes

They're even offering some episodes for free! I downloaded BSG's "He That Believeth in Me" and it didn't cost me a thing! Yay!
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Old September 12 2008, 01:26 AM   #13
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Warp Coil wrote: View Post
They're even offering some episodes for free! I downloaded BSG's "He That Believeth in Me" and it didn't cost me a thing! Yay!
More info here on which episodes:

http://news.cnet.com/8301-13845_3-10...g=2547-1_3-0-5

Also, I've noticed that there is a problem with the shopping cart method. In some cases it won't let you download the free episodes. Others have reported that they get the SD version, but not the HD one. Turning the cart off and using '1-click' solves both of these problems.

I like the cart more than 1-click, but until I get these free episodes, I guess I'll leave it off.
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