With Xbox Live, you have the opportunity to purchase additional tracks for your favorite rhythm games, watch movie trailers, stream content with your Netflix account, and connect with your Xbox friends from all around the world.
Whether you have a membership to Netflix or Blockbuster, or just a good collection of DVDs in the closet, movies can be used to help students identify with eras and better understand the forces that shaped people's lives.
While Netflix is known for sending movies through the mail, they also offer TV episodes online to your PC or Mac or streamed instantly from Netflix to your TV via a Netflix-ready device such as a Wii.
While Netflix is the best-known option for movie buffs who want the convenience of having DVDs delivered to their mailbox, Blockbuster also offers a similar service that is gaining in popularity.
All Netflix plans also include access to the site's video-on-demand service, so you can watch movies and TV shows on your computer while you're waiting for your next discs to arrive in the mail.
Although magazines in paper form are not as popular with teens, a gift subscription to a service such as Netflix, Hulu-Plus or a music service will definitely be the gift that keeps on giving.
The gold membership holds the real action, such as your ability to play online with friends, stream Netflix films, and access prominent social networking sites such as Facebook and Twitter.
Ever since Nintendo has allowed Netflix to stream through their system, the company has added a Frequently Asked Questions area to the "Connecting to the Internet" troubleshooting section.
Ironically, this Netflix comedy flick is about a couple that is breaking up and there is an "escalating battle of the exes" wherein they fight over custody of their upscale Chicago condo.
Netflix has an excellent selection of comedy movies, but they cover just about every other genre as well including dramatic films, such as Night of the Living Dead and Independence Day.