Post Tagged with: "Amazon"

Amazon Prime Subs To Get Some Free 4K Fare
/ November 26, 2014 10:32 am
Amazon Prime Subs To Get Some Free 4K Fare

Broadcasting & Cable reports "Amazon confirmed Tuesday that it won’t charge Prime members anything extra to stream Ultra HD content that’s made available through its Prime Instant Video service, including originals such asTransparent and Alpha House." . Read More

Amazon Starts Shipping the Fire TV Stick, Its “Fastest Selling” Hardware Yet
/ November 20, 2014 10:43 am
Amazon Starts Shipping the Fire TV Stick, Its “Fastest Selling” Hardware Yet

TechCrunch reports “Amazon announced this morning that its Chromecast competitor called the Fire TV Stick, which the company also revealed is the “fastest-selling Amazon device ever,” is now shipping to customers on a first-come, first-serve basis.”. Read More

Nielsen to Measure Netflix, Amazon
/ November 19, 2014 9:08 am
Nielsen to Measure Netflix, Amazon

Broadcasting & Cable reports “Nielsen will begin measuring viewership for programming streamed via digital services such as Netflix and Amazon in December, according to The Wall Street Journal.”. Read More

Squarespace Acquires Dropbox-powered Site Builder Brace to enlarge its Developer Tools
/ November 18, 2014 9:06 am
Squarespace Acquires Dropbox-powered Site Builder Brace to enlarge its Developer Tools

VentureBeat reports “Squarespace is acquiring the team behind Brace, a minimalistic website building service powered by Dropbox and Amazon’s cloud, the companies announced today.”. Read More

Analyst Blames SVOD for Falling TV Ratings
/ November 3, 2014 11:38 am
Analyst Blames SVOD for Falling TV Ratings

Broadcasting & Cable reports “In a new report, analyst Todd Juenger of Sanford C. Bernstein, says the big third quarter drop in C3 ratings for ad-supported TV is largely the fault of subscription video on demand players like Netflix and Amazon.” . Read More

Amazon’s New Fire TV Stick Is A $39 Chromecast Competitor with a Hardware Remote
/ October 28, 2014 12:30 pm
Amazon’s New Fire TV Stick Is A $39 Chromecast Competitor with a Hardware Remote

TechCrunch reports “Amazon’s connected TV plans don’t end with the Fire TV, an Apple TV-like device it launched last year – the company announced the Fire TV Stick today, a $39 dongle that resembles the Chromecast, which is only $19 for the next two days if you’re already an Amazon Prime subscriber or if you sign up as a new one.”. Read More

Amazon Fire TV Amps up Apps & Games
/ October 27, 2014 11:41 am
Amazon Fire TV Amps up Apps & Games

Multichannel News reports “Amazon has been sparking up more content for the Fire TV, announcing Friday that it has tripled its selection for the device since its launch in April and now features more than 600 apps and games on the streaming platform.’’ . Read More

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