Redbox is giving streaming another shot

 After unceremoniously putting the old kibosh on it Instant service back in 2014, your friendly neighborhood DVD dispenser Redbox is ramping up to give streaming another go. The movie distributor, … Continue Reading →


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USA Basketball Exhibition Games Will Stream Live on Facebook

Nine USA basketball exhibition games will be broadcast live on the social network over the next two weeks. The post USA Basketball Exhibition Games Will Stream Live on Facebook appeared … Continue Reading →


Laugh.ly, a Pandora for comedy, launches into beta

 Laugh.ly, a startup that’s something like a Pandora – but for comedy – is today launching into public beta. Via its website and forthcoming mobile application, users can stream stand-up sets … Continue Reading →


Netflix’s overseas problem: still too expensive and still not enough content

 Netflix has an overseas problem. The company’s share price plunged 15 percent week after it reported poorer than expected user growth numbers. Read More


BitTorrent Now’s music and video streaming app comes to iOS, Apple TV

 BitTorrent’s name may still be associated with piracy, but BitTorrent the company has been working to legitimize the peer-to-peer technology as a tool that can be used to distribute content in … Continue Reading →


ABC relaunches its streaming service with expanded lineup, digital originals

 ABC this morning has relaunched its streaming service in an effort to better target cord cutters, with an expanded lineup of shows, including dozens of “throwback” series as well as … Continue Reading →


A court ruled that it could be a federal crime to share your Netflix password

 Last week the U.S Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals issued an opinion that an employee acted “without authorization” when he used a old coworker’s login (with their permission) to gain … Continue Reading →


Apple returns fire on Spotify, calling out ‘rumors and half-truths’ over App Store rejection

 The dispute between Apple and Spotify over subscription revenues continues today with a letter from the former accusing the latter of using “rumors and half-truths” to advance “unfair and unreasonable” … Continue Reading →


Twitch makes cheering exchange rate clear: one penny per bit for streamers

 Twitch announced Monday that users would soon be able to “cheer” their favorite streamers — in the form of expendable emoji purchasable with real-world money. Details were rather scarce so … Continue Reading →