Filed under: Investing Redbox Instant hasn't exactly lived up to its name so far. The combination DVD and streaming video service, jointly run by Coinstar and Verizon , took forever to get into customers' hands. But after months of limited beta testing and a couple of launch delays, the wait for Instant is finally over. And now that it's taking on paying subscribers, the 30...
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The posters also combine some familiar quotes with Netflix-type jargon. The fourth season will premiere on May 26 12:01 a.m. PST on Netflix.
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Netflix, YouTube and Amazon are now all creating original content - the web on TV revolution is under way.
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Get ready for a binge viewing session this weekend, Netflix subscribers.
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Filed under: Investing In this video, Austin Smith highlights what he sees as Amazon.com's biggest advantage over Netflix: data on customer searches and preferences. While both companies mine their databases to better offer content to their customers, Austin points out that Amazon has the larger, more complete database. Amazon is also improving its operations, particularly...
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Amazon.com is quietly building a library of exclusive online content to rival Netflix, the champion of streaming media; cat videos are used to sell things rather than simply distract; and a Japanese television show captures the angst of a major lithium-ion battery manufacturer.
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BlueStacks unveiled its GamePop console and subscription service, which it hopes will become the Netflix of gaming.
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Filed under: How to Save Money, SavingGetty Images About two years ago, I decided to leave Netflix. There were a lot of reasons, but the big one was their decision to split their streaming video and their DVD service. My daughter, who was addicted to "Phineas and Ferb," was foursquare in favor of the streaming service. I, on the other hand, was unimpressed with the offerings...
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Filed under: Investing In the following video, Motley Fool consumer-goods analyst Blake Bos discusses Amazon.com's Prime service and points out how the streaming component of this business could spell big competitive trouble for Netflix . He discusses why Amazon's stickier ecosystem means its members spend much more on the site than non-members do, which gives it the ability...
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Netflix this week updated the player on the PlayStation 3, bringing the experience on the console more in line with what members are used to on the Web.
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