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  • Amazon Brings Prime Instant Video To All Android Phones In US, UK And Germany

    Amazon Brings Prime Instant Video To All Android Phones In US, UK And Germany

    Amazon announced this morning that it’s bringing its Prime Instant Video streaming service to all Android phones in the U.S., U.K. and Germany through an update to the Amazon app for Android. After installing the new version of the mobile application, users will be able to not only shop from their phones as before, but will also have access to the “tens of thousands” of TV… Read More

  • Amazon, YouTube Get Their Own First Emmys (But Not For Shows)

    Amazon, YouTube Get Their Own First Emmys (But Not For Shows)

    With all the buzz surrounding Netflix’s Emmy nominations, Amazon and YouTube are angling to grab a little bit of the spotlight for themselves, too. Both have now also picked up Emmy awards from the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, though unlike Netflix’s some 14 nominations, these Emmy’s are for technical achievements, not content. Read More

  • Amazon Instant Video Scores Deal With Scripps Networks, For HGTV, DIY, Food Network, Travel Channel & More

    Amazon Instant Video Scores Deal With Scripps Networks, For HGTV, DIY, Food Network, Travel Channel & More

    Amazon is again announcing an expansion to its Amazon Instant Video lineup, with today’s addition of back catalog content from Scripps Networks, home to HGTV, DIY Network, Food Network, Cooking Channel and Travel Channel. The deal involves “hundreds” of episodes of past seasons, and is notable for being the first online-only distribution agreement Scripps has signed to… Read More

  • Amazon Launches Instant Video For Nintendo Wii

    Amazon Launches Instant Video For Nintendo Wii

    If you own a Wii, you were probably a little bummed out to hear that Amazon would be serving up Instant Video to the Wii U and not to your older console. But fret no longer, as Amazon has just announced that its library of streaming video content is now available to Wii owners. Amazon’s Instant Video library is home to over 145,000 titles, and if you’re a Prime member you… Read More

  • Amazon Instant Video Comes To The iPad

    Amazon Instant Video Comes To The iPad

    Amazon Prime members who like to rock an iPad, not the Kindle Fire, now have access to Amazon’s ever-growing collection of movies and TV with today’s launch of the Amazon Instant Video app, which just popped up this morning in the App Store for iPad. As with the desktop and Kindle tablet version, the app allows users to watch videos for free, but only if they’re already a… Read More

  • Amazon’s Biggest Deal Yet: Discovery Brings 3,000 More Titles To Amazon Instant Video

    Amazon’s Biggest Deal Yet: Discovery Brings 3,000 More Titles To Amazon Instant Video

    Amazon announced a new licensing deal this morning with Discovery Communications, the media company behind cable TV channels including the┬áDiscovery Channel, TLC, Animal Planet, Investigation Discovery and Science and Military Channel. Under the terms of the agreement, which CEO Jeff Bezos calls the company’s “biggest addition yet,” Amazon Prime customers will now have… Read More