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What's New On Amazon Prime In June 2015?

The Huffington Post | Erin Whitney | Posted 05.27.2015 | Entertainment

Summer is on the way, which means when it gets too hot to go outside, it's time to stay in and have a movie marathon. In addition to all the new titl...

Netflix and Redbox Dominate the Video Market Basket

Michael R. Levin | Posted 06.09.2015 | Business
Michael R. Levin

While Netflix and Redbox each have the largest penetration among subscription and per-use services, even their customers use other services extensively. Among Amazon Amazon Instant Video customers, while 95 percent have a subscription service, most use at least Amazon Prime as that service.

Timothy Stenovec

Amazon's Video Service Is Growing, But Netflix Is Still Killing It

HuffingtonPost.com | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 11.20.2014 | Technology

Amazon's huge investments in streaming programming seem to be paying off. Amazon Prime Instant Video, the Netflix-like streaming video service that...

The New Yorker To Premiere Docu-Series On Amazon

The Huffington Post | Jackson Connor | Posted 11.11.2014 | Media

The New Yorker has teamed up with Amazon to produce a half-hour documentary series titled "The New Yorker Presents," Amazon announced in a statement o...

Streaming: TV's Tectonic Shift

Tom Alderman | Posted 10.27.2014 | Entertainment
Tom Alderman

Why should we pay cable companies big monthly fees for a huge lineup of programs we never watch but are charged for. Research shows that folks with 300 channels only watch an average of 12 of them. Why not pick and choose just what we want to watch and pay for each show as we go? Or, as the industry calls it: pay-per-view.

Bettie Page 'Revealed All' to Mark Mori, Director of Sexy, New Biopic

Joshua Kors | Posted 07.13.2014 | Entertainment
Joshua Kors

Few swimsuit models have set the culture on fire quite like Bettie Page.

(VIDEO) Dolby Readies Deeper Color Palette for Video w/ Amazon, Sharp, others

Andy Plesser | Posted 06.25.2014 | Media
Andy Plesser

LAS VEGAS - Can Dolby do for eyes what it's done for ears? The San Francisco-based firm is best known for its audio developments, but recently unveile...

Timothy Stenovec

Everything You Need To Know About Amazon Prime Instant Video

HuffingtonPost.com | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 02.10.2014 | Technology

For a lot of people, Amazon Prime Instant Video is a bit of a puzzle. For starters, one-fifth of people who have access to Amazon's Netflix-like s...

Timothy Stenovec

Amazon Prime Members Aren't Even Using This Key Feature

HuffingtonPost.com | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 02.04.2014 | Technology

Amazon Prime fans love the service for the bargain it delivers. For a $79 annual fee, they get free two-day shipping on nearly 20 million items and on...

WSJ: Amazon's Set-Top Box Coming Soon

The Huffington Post | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 10.03.2013 | Technology

Amazon is planning to invade your TV set. The Wall Street Journal reports that the world's largest online retailer will release a set-top box that ...

Logo Online and the Web Series Renaissance

Kit Williamson | Posted 07.09.2013 | Gay Voices
Kit Williamson

The quality of web shows has improved dramatically in the last few years, and with internet institutions embracing the art form, the bar has been raised even higher. We are experiencing a veritable web series renaissance right now.

How Netflix Is Quietly Shaping the Online Advertising Industry

Dean Jayson | Posted 02.20.2013 | Technology
Dean Jayson

"How much for an ad on Netflix?" Ever since the video streaming service proved that Americans have an insatiable appetite for premium TV shows and movies, it's a question that Netflix has heard from many inquiring media buyers.

Amazon Orders 6 Pilots, Including HuffPost-esque Musical

Posted 12.20.2012 | TV

Amazon Studios has ordered six pilots for Amazon Instant Video, including "Browsers," a musical comedy set at a Huffington Post-like website. All six ...

Ownership: Why My Digital Files Aren't Really My Own

Steve Rosenbaum | Posted 01.30.2013 | Technology
Steve Rosenbaum

In point of fact, Amazon isn't selling me a copy of Homeland. It's giving me a limited license to view it, under certain circumstances and within certain territories. And I'm guessing that they have the right to adjust those terms and conditions at any time.

How Amazon's New iPad App Is Gunning For iTunes And Netflix

Reuters | Alistair Barr | Posted 10.01.2012 | Technology

By Alistair Barr (Reuters) - Amazon.com Inc is trying to get its digital music and video on as many gadgets as possible as the world's ...

Amazon Wants YOU To Submit Your Ideas For TV Shows

The Huffington Post | Jason Gilbert | Posted 05.02.2012 | Technology

Amazon is looking to add some new shows to its streaming video library -- specifically, yours. The online e-commerce giant with the burgeoning Ins...

9 Services That Could Be The New Netflix

Posted 11.19.2011 | Technology

NEW YORK (AP/The Huffington Post) -- The DVD-by-mail service Netflix built its business on will soon be known as Qwikster. The rebranding follows Netf...