An anonymous reader writes "The BBC reports: "Sony Pictures is to distribute its film The Interview online, after a cyber-attack and a row over its release. The film will be offered on a dedicated websiteseetheinterview.comas well as via Google and Microsoft services." Notably absent among the services to provide The Interview is Apple. The New York Times reports: "According to people briefed on the matter, Sony had in recent days asked the White House for help in lining up a single technology partnerApple, which operates iTunesbut the tech company was not interested, at least not on a speedy time table. An Apple spokesman declined to comment. " Read more of this story at Slashdot. Click here to read full news..