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Old 04-18-2008, 01:44 PM
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Default Zune VideoX: Finally?

<div class='os_post_top_link'><a href='http://blogs.zdnet.com/microsoft/?p=1341' target='_blank'>http://blogs.zdnet.com/microsoft/?p=1341</a><br /><br /></div><em>&quot;Zune VideoX is not Zune Marketplace revisited, sources say. Instead, it is Microsoft&rsquo;s attempt to apply the lessons learned with the success of the Xbox Live Marketplace to the Zune market, said one source who asked not to be named. It would be a single hub where Zune users could buy and download music, videos, TV shows and more entertainment content.&quot;</em><br /><br />I don't know about the rest of you but this is the thing I have really been waiting for.&nbsp; Regardless of the veracity of the rumor, this is the killer feature that Zune hasn't delivered on.&nbsp; The hardware itself is more than capable of providing a full multimedia experience.&nbsp; Unfortunately it has never been supported by the Zune Marketplace.<br /><br />Its never made sense to me either.&nbsp; Microsoft has had deals to put out movies and TV shows on the 360 for a while now.&nbsp; To me it seems like a no brainer!<br /><br />Of course there's no mention here of what I consider the ultimate evolution of media consumption - video subscription.&nbsp; Given that there's talk about this with Netflix and Blockbuster to name a couple, I would hope that Microsoft would be integrating any future video services with the Zune Pass plan in some way.<br /><br />I don't know if these<a href="http://blogs.zdnet.com/microsoft/?p=1341"> VideoX rumors are true or not</a> but I have to imagine that Microsoft is trying to get videos on the Zune somehow!
 
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