Microsoft granted pause patent Microsoft filed a patent for technology that would allow users to pause TV and follow a link to the internet in 1993. The patent covers 35 claims in would include things like embedded URLs in videos made for learning.
Franz Ferdinand to open European Depeche Mode tour. When Depeche Mode hit the road in support of Playing the Angel this winter, their European dates will be opened by Franz Ferdinand. Depeche Mode have just finished up touring in the U.S.
New Joy Division. New Order are working on some material for the upcoming biopic of Ian Curtis. The film called Control is being directed by Anton Corbijn and is based on a book written by Curtis’s widow. Throughout this year New Order have been playing Joy Division tunes in their sets as a tribute to Curtis who died 25 years ago.Powered by Sidelines