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Cut the Strings to Pinocchio with Digital HD

Pinocchio Blu-ray

Disney is releasing Pinocchio this week. You know how Disney works. They like to pull many of their movies from retailers and store them in their magical vault. Then they release the titles again many years later. This time around, Disney is releasing Pinocchio in stores. And for the first time ever, Pinocchio is available in Digital HD and Disney Movies Anywhere. That means you can cut the cord and watch the film anywhere without strings. Cool, right? I also like the digital HD option because I don’t have to find a place to store the film. After a couple of decades of collecting DVDs and Blu-rays, I have run out of space on my bookcase. BTW, I received a movie kit for writing this review. As always, the opinions expressed are mine and I am not obligated to write a positive review.

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Quarry Season One Digital HD Giveaway

Quarry Season One

Cinemax has a new show call Quarry. The awesome series is about two former Marines who are tempted by a lucrative offer from The Broker. Thanks to Cinemax, I’m giving a digital HD download code for season one of Quarry on my dad blog. Quarry is available now in digital HD, and will be available on Blu-ray and DVD on February 14th. Continue reading to find out how to win season one of Quarry.

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Review: UltraViolet DVDs – it's movie streaming from the clouds

UltraViolet movies from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment

Have you heard of UltraViolet? It’s a digital service that allows dads, moms, and kids to upload, store and watch their favorite movies whenever and wherever they want. I tried out the service recently with three of Sony Pictures’ UltraViolet movies: Men in Black (I and II), Moneyball, and The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo. The movies were great on my Blu-ray player, but I also loved watching the UltraViolet movies on my iPod touch and Nook Color. The playback was very smooth. Best of all, I didn’t have to use software to convert my movies into a format that can be played on my mobile devices. The cloud service took care of that for me, and the process was easy and very quick.

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Picture Collage Maker Pro Giveaway – 20 Winners!

Today, I’m giving away 20 copies of Picture Collage Maker Pro software on my dad blog. Picture Collage Maker Pro is a program for creating photo collages, digital scrapbooks, calendars, greeting cards, posters, photo books, and other photo-related artwork. With the easy to use software, dads and moms can choose from zillions of pre-designed scrapbook and photo collage templates. All you have to do is drag and drop the photos into the templates. If you want to be really creative, you can also create your own design from scratch and apply various special effects.

Here’s the first four months of a calendar I created in a few minutes:
Picture Collage Maker Pro calendar

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18×24 Poster Print Giveaway Winner

The winner of the Poster Print Giveaway is Kathy Pease. Thanks to Online Poster Printing, Kathy will receive a 18″ x 24″ poster print on this dad blog. Online Poster Printing’s products include digital photo enlargements and digital photos on posters for dads and moms. Congrats to Kathy. Thank you everyone for entering and have a fun weekend!

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18×24 Poster Print Giveaway

Thanks to Online Poster Printing, I’m giving away a 18″ x 24″ poster print on this dad blog. Online Poster Printing’s products include digital photo enlargements and digital photos on posters for dads and moms. BTW, I used their service to print a 18×24 poster of the Christmas photo below. It was stunning. I didn’t know you could produce a great photo that size from a little Canon A540 (only 6 mega pixels). The outlaws loved the poster print and want another one.

Christmas 2009 - my four kids (ages nine, six, four, and nine months)

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