amazon channels

  • Amazon Channels now works like a TV login for HBO & Showtime’s apps

    Amazon Channels now works like a TV login for HBO & Showtime’s apps

    Amazon Channels is starting act like a TV provider. The service, which allows Prime members to subscribe to over-the-top premium networks like HBO, Showtime, Starz, Cinemax and others, now allows you to log into some of the networks’ standalone streaming apps, as well, starting with HBO and Showtime. That is, instead of entering in your cable or satellite TV credentials to gain access to… Read More

  • Amazon expands Amazon Channels to UK, Germany, taking aim at pay-TV users

    Amazon expands Amazon Channels to UK, Germany, taking aim at pay-TV users

    The race to control the TV is on, and today comes some news out of Europe underscoring Amazon’s ambitions in that department. The e-commerce giant announced the launch of Amazon Channels in the UK and Germany — its two biggest markets in the region — which will see Amazon, for the first time, offer close to 50 live and on-demand streamed channels to the region as part of… Read More