In a world where disruption is becoming the norm, the streaming wars have seen many competitors enter into the fray. Now an announcement has been made by Sony Interactive Entertainment that the...
Jon C. Ogg
Roku shares made a handy gain on Wednesday after the company announced that it would be expanding its platform to include Premium Subscriptions.
Chris Lange
Roku is scheduled to release its most recent quarterly results after the markets close on Thursday, and Wall Street expects very different numbers than a year ago.
Chris Lange
Amazon.com is considering creating its own premium movie channel reports the New York Post. The company already offers Prime subscribers premium streaming subscriptions to HBO and Showtime, among...
Paul Ausick
Commercials, despite being a minor inconvenience for those watching television, are what makes the advertising world turn round in that industry.
Chris Lange
Only a couple of the country’s biggest media firms have managed to eke out a share price gain this year, while most have experienced a sharp drop in their share prices.
Paul Ausick
That did not take long. Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) announced today that it has signed a deal with premium entertainment network Epix to offer Epix content to Amazon Prime customers. Until last...
Paul Ausick
Netflix Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX) just cannot seem to catch a break. Despite having millions and millions of subscribers, the all-you-can-eat movie and television service is getting hit hard on news that...
Jon C. Ogg
Source: Wikimedia Creative Commons, JohnnyMrNinjaThe stock market is down Tuesday, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average down 0.60%, the Nasdaq down 0.44% and the S&P 500 down 0.56%. Today’s...
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Source: thinkstockNew research from 451 Research’s ChangeWave service shows that the Instant Video offering from Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) continues to gain share among consumers. Netflix Inc....
Paul Ausick
DirecTV (NASDAQ: DTV) and Viacom (NASDAQ: VIA) announced they have settled a battle over the fees DirecTV is paid to carry the channels. The firms announced: DIRECTV has reached a new long-term...
Douglas A. McIntyre
Yesterday’s announcement that Netflix Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX) would get exclusive rights from The Walt Disney Co. (NYSE: DIS) for studio films beginning in 2016 sent Netflix shares sharply higher in...
Paul Ausick
Netflix Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX) could be about to lose its exclusive right to carry content from the Epix channel, owned by Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIAB). The cable channel’s CEO indicated that such a...
Paul Ausick
Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) will not sell shares to cover a $2 billion tax bill. (Reuters)Government papers accuse BP PLC (NYSE: BP) of gross negligence in the Deepwater Horizon incident....
Douglas A. McIntyre
There may be some fears that Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX) has peaked or that its growth trajectory may not be as sustainable as it had been.  A new deal announced today that sounds like a good deal...
Jon C. Ogg