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2014-02-26 08:34:46

All-New Lineup Delivers Enhanced Clarity with Deeper Blacks, Enhanced Smart TV Experience and Even Slimmer Design At A Best-in-Class Value IRVINE, Calif., Feb. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- VIZIO, America's #1 Smart TV company(1), announced today the availability of its all-new 2014 E-Series Full-Array LED backlit HDTV collection. Backed by the brand's leadership in HDTV technology, the VIZIO E-Series line-up - now available at retailers such as Amazon, Best Buy, Costco, Sam's Club,...

2014-01-29 12:26:32

NEW YORK and SEATTLE, Jan. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CBS Corporation and Amazon.com, Inc. today announced an expansion and extension of their content licensing agreement to continue to bring classic series and hit TV shows from CBS Television Distribution and Showtime Networks to Amazon's Prime Instant Video service. As a result of the extension, a vast catalog of CBS content will be made available for Prime members to instantly stream and enjoy at no additional cost. Terms of the deal...

2014-01-21 08:26:20

Back-to-Back Wins Makes Wilson First-Ever Repeat Winner IRVINE, Calif., Jan. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- VIZIO, America's #1 large size LCD TV company(1), today announced fans across the country have voted Seattle quarterback Russell Wilson as the 2013 VIZIO Top Value Performer. For the seventh consecutive year, the VIZIO Top Value Performer award sought to recognize the professional football player whose on-field performance most exceeded expectations and the value of their annual base...

Amazon To Launch Its Own Set-top Box
2013-04-25 05:57:13

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Amazon is set to release a TV set-top box this fall that will stream video over the Internet into customers´ homes, Bloomberg BusinessWeek reported on Wednesday. The device will directly connect to televisions, and provide access to Amazon´s video services such as the Amazon Video on Demand store and the company´s Instant Video service, according to the report, which cited three unidentified sources that could not...

Amazon Aims To Be Movie, TV Mogul
2012-10-11 08:31:30

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Amazon is creating movies and TV programming with the data it gathered while climbing to the top of the ranks as the world's largest Internet retailer. The retailer believes its approach will be able to produce more hit movies than the traditional approach of using movie studio big wigs to make the decisions. Amazon Studios, the company's Hollywood studio, has allowed screenwriters and filmmakers to upload scripts to its...

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