Streaming video service Crunchyroll has just rolleed out a new platform that allows its viewers to purchase merchandise related to the shows they're watching, the company told VentureBeat today.
Aereo has announced that Atlanta, Ga. will be the next market to receive its streaming TV service, with a roll out scheduled for next month.
The latest company rumored to be interested in buying streaming video service Hulu is Yahoo.
Netflix released a new 11-page document that outlines the company's long-term outlook on the future of television -- and more importantly, who will come out as winners.
Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer just made her first big play into video.
After successfully storming the industry with successful e-readers and a line of tablets, Amazon is rumored to be launching its first set-top box for streaming media.
The New York Times will now offer unlimited free access to video content on its site and mobile apps thanks to sponsorship deals with Acura and Microsoft.
Once again, Netflix CEO Reed Hastings struck down questions that suggested the company would raise the price of its standard streaming subscription plans beyond the introductory $7.99 per month fee that's been successful for the few years.
Netflix's newest original series Hemlock Grove debuted this past weekend, and it looks like members are biting, with more people watching the new supernatural show on opening weekend than recent hit House of Cards.
With Microsoft planning to end support for its Silverlight video plugin by 2021, Netflix has begun to shift towards using HTML5 for video playback.
Video site Dailymotion has added support for Pinterest, thus making user videos available for play on various pin boards, the company told VentureBeat today.
Popular streaming music service Spotify has launched its first real advertising campaign. There's also a dubious report floating around that it will try to compete with Netflix with its own streaming video offering.
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Amazon Prime, the complimentary streaming video service from online retail giant Amazon, announced a new licensing deal today with Scripps Network that will bring a slew of cable TV show episodes to its library of content.
At first glance, it may seem odd that Netflix chose to premiere its first huge original show House of Cards today, leading into Super Bowl weekend.
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Netflix CEO Reed Hastings has a track record for making bold decisions about his company based on the prediction of a successful outcome. Here's another example.
Time Warner Cable isn't happy about Netflix's new "Open Connect" initiative, a separate network ISPs can use to pull data from the streaming video service.
Netflix has reached yet another big programing deal with Warner Bros. today, which should improve the number of children's programming options as well as options for late night hooligans, who enjoy adult cartoons.