Post Tagged with: "Amazon"

Playwire cuts rates for streaming and hosting video
/ June 25, 2015 4:40 pm
Playwire cuts rates for streaming and hosting video

VentureBeat reports "Playwire announced today that it has cut the rates for streaming, hosting, and encoding video by up to 50 percent as part of its plan to compete with rivals such as Amazon. The Deerfield Beach, Fla.-based company makes it simple for publishers and content creators to create online video and monetize it without incurring a lot of costs.". Read More

Emmys: Why the Academy Needs to Recognize More Web TV Providers
/ June 16, 2015 12:35 pm
Emmys: Why the Academy Needs to Recognize More Web TV Providers

The Hollywood Reporter reports "It's hard to imagine it only has been a few years since we first heard the words "Internet television providers." These innovative content creators -- Netflix, Amazon, Hulu and others -- quickly have become major players in and disrupters of the TV business.". Read More

Amazon bows to European sales tax pressure
/ May 26, 2015 11:17 am
Amazon bows to European sales tax pressure

VentureBeat reports "The e-commerce giant is now reporting sales revenues from the U.K., Germany, Spain, and Italy. However, it follows severe criticism for the way it channels the bulk of its revenues through Luxembourg, the result of a generous deal with the tiny landlocked European country back in 2003.". Read More

TV Everywhere: The Thundering Herd. Cable Is Well-Positioned in Online Video Race
/ May 20, 2015 11:30 am
TV Everywhere: The Thundering Herd. Cable Is Well-Positioned in Online Video Race

Multichannel News reports "TV everywhere is not a consumer-facing brand, but it is an increasingly recognized category of more than 100 robust apps from top entertainment brands, including programmers like Fox Networks and NBCUniversal and service providers like Cox Communications and Comcast.". Read More

Amazon’s Twitch Now Streaming on Roku — For Free
/ May 14, 2015 11:55 am
Amazon’s Twitch Now Streaming on Roku — For Free

Variety reports "Amazon’s Twitch live videogame-casting service is now available for free on Roku platforms. Twitch, starting Thursday, is available on Roku media players in the U.S., Canada, U.K., and Ireland, as well as on Roku TV models in the U.S. and Canada.". Read More

Amazon launches app-install ads across Fire devices
/ May 13, 2015 10:21 am
Amazon launches app-install ads across Fire devices

VentureBeat reports "Called Advertise Your App with Amazon, the service will allow developers to submit an app campaign for distribution across Fire devices and Amazon’s mobile ad network." . Read More

Amazon and JetBlue team up to bring ‘free’ Instant Video streaming to in-flight entertainment
/ May 5, 2015 10:09 am
Amazon and JetBlue team up to bring ‘free’ Instant Video streaming to in-flight entertainment

VentureBeat reports "Amazon is teaming up with American budget airline JetBlue to bring free video-streaming to the in-flight entertainment mix.". Read More

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