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BBC Builds Out Its iPlayer Empire With New iOS And Web Apps For Radio Service

Netflix Says It's Back to Boom Times. Wall Street Isn't Convinced

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Netflix says 2012 is going to be great. Wall Street remembers 2011. And that’s the explanation for last night’s stock swoon, which followed a solid-to-good Q1 earnings report from the video company. Specifically, Wall Street doesn’t believe Reed Hastings’ prediction that his company will add 7 million customers to its...
Netflix Says It's Back to Boom Times. Wall Street Isn't Convinced
Amazon Prime Instant Videos' '17,000 movies and TV shows' counts individual episodes

The Great Netflix Christmas Outage Is Thankfully Over

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The great Netflix outage of Christmas 2012 is thankfully over, according to a tweet from the company. The service went down last night, during arguably one of the worst possible times ever, when many people stuck at home with their families would hope to seek a little refuge in...
The Great Netflix Christmas Outage Is Thankfully Over

Video sharing service Vine reportedly to launch as standalone iOS app soon, play nice with Twitter

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Contrary to reports from earlier today that the video service Vine would be a built-in Twitter service, All Things D’s Peter Kafka is now stating that it will be a standalone app available in Apple’s App Store. The app, which was rumored but never confirmed to have been acquired by...
Video sharing service Vine reportedly to launch as standalone iOS app soon, play nice with Twitter

Mobile boom means big challenges for Vevo's global roll-out

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Music video service Vevo will soon launch in three more western European countries, declaring most online videos will ultimately be viewed on mobile. But, although the service sees no problem heading to emerging young markets, high costs will keep it out of Germany for the foreseeable future. “We’re about to...
Mobile boom means big challenges for Vevo's global roll-out
Amazon Prime gets MGM videos & new queue—but it’s still no Netflix
Sony to announce new PlayStation 3 video service, but what is it?

Humble Indie Bundle expands to pay-what-you-want music downloads

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It's kind of hard to believe it's been just over two years since the first Humble Indie Bundle proved that a pay-what-you-want model could bring in over a million dollars for a set of five relatively unknown independent games. Now that follow-up gaming bundles have become an oft-repeated and oft-imitated phenomenon,...
Humble Indie Bundle expands to pay-what-you-want music downloads
Xbox Live Gold 'unlocked' this weekend: free multiplayer for select regions, Amazon Instant Video access for US

Hulu original TV series goes global

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Partnering with FremantleMedia Enterprises, the online video service looks to expand its user base by bringing its original programming to more countries around the world. [Read more]...
Hulu original TV series goes global

Amazon advances to in-season TV streaming with CBS's Under the Dome

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When CBS starts airing Stephen King’s new drama Under the Dome this summer, viewers will have two ways to watch it: On CBS or through Amazon Prime Instant Video. New episodes of Under the Dome will be available for viewing on the site four days after they’re first broadcast on CBS....
Amazon advances to in-season TV streaming with CBS's Under the Dome

Verizon says fixing Sandy's damage to wired services may take weeks

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Consumers in the areas hardest hit by Hurricane Sandy may not get wired phone, Internet and video service back for as long as two weeks, Verizon Communications warned, while the FCC reported continued slow progress by carriers in restoring mobile coverage. The wired service outages could include the company's...
Verizon says fixing Sandy's damage to wired services may take weeks

Amazon swipes Dora from Netflix with new Viacom streaming deal

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Dora has found a new casa at Amazon. Amazon this morning announced a streaming deal with Viacom Networks that brings a broad selection of exclusive children’s programming to the Amazon Prime Instant Video service, following the expiration of Netflix’s deal with Viacom. Shows included in the deal include popular kids...
Amazon swipes Dora from Netflix with new Viacom streaming deal
Hulu Plus app lands on Windows 8 (and it actually looks pretty cool)
Q&A: Hulu CTO Richard Tom on the future of television

Digital Content: Amazon Isn't Really in the Netflix Business

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Image: methodshop.comNetflix stock has been on a tear today, up more than 11% to almost $74 as the markets readied to close. The bump, even as the Nasdaq traded every so slightly down, was based primarily on what amounts to a “buy” rating from Morgan Stanley’s Scott Devitt. The gist...
Digital Content: Amazon Isn't Really in the Netflix Business

Media Decoder Blog: Barnes & Noble to Introduce New Video Service for Nook Devices

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Customers will be able to stream and download movies and television shows for a fee, and store the content in a Nook cloud....
Media Decoder Blog: Barnes & Noble to Introduce New Video Service for Nook Devices

Apple Reportedly Acquiring Streaming Video Firm Color Labs

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Just after the revelation that Apple has acquired Web app startup Particle, The Next Web reports that Apple is also in the process of acquiring Color Labs. Color, which raised a substantial $41 million round of financing even before launching last year, arrived as a photo sharing service that has...
Apple Reportedly Acquiring Streaming Video Firm Color Labs

Microsoft Wins Big with Windows Azure Internet TV Deal in China

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Microsoft's Azure cloud computing platform won a strong endorsement Monday when PPTV, which claims to be China's leading Internet TV service provider, signed on to launch its platform on top of Windows Azure's new Media Services offering. Microsoft's Azure cloud computing platform won a strong endorsement Monday when PPTV, which...
Microsoft Wins Big with Windows Azure Internet TV Deal in China
Keek snags $7M for social video service

Twelephone Is A Telephone That Connects To Your Twitter Feed And Your Customers

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Twelephone is a new service for making calls right from your Twitter account. The service is one of the first to use the new WebRTC standard, which allows for real-time communication in the Chrome browser via JavaScript APIs. The enterprise will serve as Twelephone’s business model. The idea: a customer...
Twelephone Is A Telephone That Connects To Your Twitter Feed And Your Customers
Roku stick available in Oct. for $99, adds Vudu and new iOS app

Verizon's Viewdini appears on iOS: works on any network, hunts video from 11 sources

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The Viewdini streaming metasearch service launched a few months ago for Verizon's 4G LTE-laden Android hardware, and now it's finally available on iDevices. While the droid app is exclusive to those with a 4G plan on Big Red's network, anything running iOS 4.3 and up can now make use...
Verizon's Viewdini appears on iOS: works on any network, hunts video from 11 sources

Apps Rush: Slices, British Airways Perfect Days, Daily Mirror News, Paul Daniels Calculator and more

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What's new on the app stores on Thursday 2 August 2012A selection of 20 new and notable apps for you today:SlicesTwitter may be cracking down on third-party clients, but it would be a shame if that spells bad news for Slices - a slick new filter-focused app for Twitter. Developed by...
Apps Rush: Slices, British Airways Perfect Days, Daily Mirror News, Paul Daniels Calculator and more
Netflix adds 'Just For Kids' UI update to its iPad app

Hulu's Fork in the Road

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As Amazon.com Inc. and Netflix Inc. battle it out for dominance in online video, owners of the much smaller Hulu LLC, Hollywood’s own online video service, are under pressure to decide which direction to go. Jason Kilar, chief executive of Hulu, has asked the site’s owners — Walt Disney Co.,...
Hulu's Fork in the Road
Samsung buys streaming startup mSpot to take on iCloud and Google Play

Amazon Instant Video now available on (some) Google TV devices

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Hot on the heels of making it available on the iPhone and iPod touch, Amazon's now bringing its Instant Video service to Mountain View's TV platform. Granted, the on-demand application doesn't appear to be compatible with some devices at the moment, with a few folks pointing out that they...
Amazon Instant Video now available on (some) Google TV devices

YC alumni ReelSurfer rolls out new user profiles to help you "claim" your clips

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Have you ever found yourself frustrated with the fact that you can’t find clips of your favorite quote or sequence easily without having to scan through the entire video? What if there was a way where you could compile all the best scenes into one giant reel so you could...
YC alumni ReelSurfer rolls out new user profiles to help you "claim" your clips
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