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  • Amazon.com gift cards go social

    / Marketing

    Amazon.com gift cards go social

    Consumers can create a personalized gift card that will appear on the recipient’s Facebook Wall.

    Posted 11/02/2010Zak StamborPost a comment

    Consumers can create a personalized gift card that will appear on the recipient’s Facebook Wall.
  • / Technology

    Amazon to roll out video on demand through Roku players

    Amazon.com plans to make more than 40,000 movies and TV shows available through Internet streaming via the Roku Digital Video Player. The move will let customers view movies the same day they’re released on DVD, Amazon says.

    Posted 01/06/2009Katie EvansPost a comment

    Amazon.com plans to make more than 40,000 movies and TV shows available through Internet streaming via the Roku Digital Video Player. The move will let customers view movies the same day they’re released on DVD, Amazon says.
  • Amazon, Netflix tune web-to-TV video

    Amazon rolled out in September a system that allows consumers to watch movies and TV shows through their web browsers without downloading files. Netflix is working with partners to bring out devices for streaming video from Netflix.com to TV sets.

    Posted 09/30/2008Internet RetailerPost a comment

    Amazon rolled out in September a system that allows consumers to watch movies and TV shows through their web browsers without downloading files. Netflix is working with partners to bring out devices for streaming video from Netflix.com to TV sets.
  • / Technology

    Amazon launches a streaming video test

    Amazon’s Video On Demand service lets consumers watch a video immediately, without the hassle of downloading a file to a PC. The movies and TV shows can also be sent directly to high-end Sony Bravia television sets.

    Posted 07/18/2008Katie EvansPost a comment

    Amazon’s Video On Demand service lets consumers watch a video immediately, without the hassle of downloading a file to a PC. The movies and TV shows can also be sent directly to high-end Sony Bravia television sets.
  • / Marketing

    Phone company Embarq offers online video rental in deal with CinemaNow

    Embarq, which provides telephone and Internet service in 18 states, has opened an online video store where its high-speed Internet customers can download movies and TV shows. Embarq charges $1.99 to $3.99 per title, the same as Amazon’s Unbox service.

    Posted 02/08/2008Don DavisPost a comment

    Embarq, which provides telephone and Internet service in 18 states, has opened an online video store where its high-speed Internet customers can download movies and TV shows. Embarq charges $1.99 to $3.99 per title, the same as Amazon’s Unbox service.
  • / E-Retailers

    CinemaNow and Macrovision bringing more video downloads to TV screens

    In a move not unlike efforts by Amazon and Netflix, CinemaNow and digital content technology company Macrovision are working together to enable customers to download video from the web to their TVs.

    Posted 01/08/2008Don DavisPost a comment

    In a move not unlike efforts by Amazon and Netflix, CinemaNow and digital content technology company Macrovision are working together to enable customers to download video from the web to their TVs.
  • Now showing: web-downloaded movies on the TV screen

    Amazon.com and TiVo subscribers with broadband Internet access can purchase or rent movies and TV programs through Amazon’s Unbox download service and immediately view them on their TV screen. CinemaNow is making it easier to view downloaded movies through an Xbox 360 game console, and Netflix reports more than 5 million viewings of its movie download service while planning a web-to-TV service next year.

    Posted 07/31/2007Internet RetailerPost a comment

    Amazon.com and TiVo subscribers with broadband Internet access can purchase or rent movies and TV programs through Amazon’s Unbox download service and immediately view them on their TV screen. CinemaNow is making it easier to view downloaded movies through an Xbox 360 game console, and Netflix…
  • TiVo subscribers can access Amazon Unbox videos with a TV remote

    All TiVo subscribers with broadband connections can now browse, rent and purchase video content from Amazon’s Unbox video service on a TV—without a PC.

    Posted 07/11/2007Bill BriggsPost a comment

    All TiVo subscribers with broadband connections can now browse, rent and purchase video content from Amazon’s Unbox video service on a TV—without a PC.
  • / Technology

    Amazon takes a shot at hockey with its Unbox TV-download service

    Professional hockey has relatively few fans as major sports go, but they’re known to be fanatical. Starting today, those diehards can download telecasts of National Hockey League games through Amazon.com’s Unbox service.

    Posted 04/23/2007Kurt PetersPost a comment

    Professional hockey has relatively few fans as major sports go, but they’re known to be fanatical. Starting today, those diehards can download telecasts of National Hockey League games through Amazon.com’s Unbox service.

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  • More Turmoil

    With new initiatives from Amazon, Wal-Mart and others, the video market gets upended again.

    Posted 02/28/2007Internet RetailerPost a comment

    With new initiatives from Amazon, Wal-Mart and others, the video market gets upended again.

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