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Netflix Is Paying Time Warner For Faster Video Delivery, Completing The Big Four ISPs Set

John Hopton for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online It is an issue that has gone beyond the behind-the-scenes wranglings of the companies that bring us our information and entertainment, and has aroused much public discussion as well as...

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2014-08-21 08:26:16

Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom. NEW YORK, August 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Analysts Review released its research reports regarding Family Dollar Stores Inc. (NYSE: FDO), Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX), Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN), The Home Depot, Inc. (NYSE: HD) and The Priceline Group Inc. (NASDAQ: PCLN). Private wealth members receive these notes ahead of publication. To reserve complementary membership, limited openings...

2014-08-14 08:41:21

"Jim Jefferies: BARE" Premieres August 29 BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Netflix announced four new exclusive stand-up comedy specials today, joining the previously announced October 10th Chelsea Handler 1-Hour comedy special, "Uganda Be Kidding Me Live" on Netflix's upcoming roster of original comedies. Jim Jefferies, Bill Cosby, Bill Burr, and Chelsea Peretti join the diversified slate of original stand-up comedy specials airing in all territories...

2014-08-06 12:27:13

For Video-Device Purchase and Viewing Decisions, Content is Dominant Consideration, Device Size Matters, and Children Have a Big Say NEW YORK, Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The most important determining factor among consumers in purchasing a new TV or video device is the ability for it to connect to the Internet and stream content, a just-released study has found. Smart TVs -- TV sets that connect to the Internet to access applications such as Netflix and Hulu Plus -- were selected by the...

2014-08-06 08:29:22

LONDON, August 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The overall US video entertainment market (subscription Pay-TV, box office, packaged home video, Pay-TV VoD and paid-for online video) continues to grow in low single digits, reaching $120 billion in 2013 - a 2% increase on 2012 - and is on track to peak at $123 billion in 2015, according to the latest industry report from Futuresource Consulting. "At $120 billion, this approximates to an average of $1,000 being spent on video...

2014-08-04 16:24:48

New App Store, Available Through Mobile Carriers, Gives Subscribers Unlimited Downloads Of Select Apps; Model Provides Recurring Payments for Participating Developers RIO DE JANEIRO, Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bemobi, an innovator in the mobile apps marketplace, today announced the debut of its subscription-based app store concept that offers carriers, developers and consumers a better alternative for best-in-class Android mobile apps. Initially available in Brazil and elsewhere in...

2014-07-29 23:08:07

New analysis finds that outdated business models sank HBO Nordic’s chance for success. Sunnyvale, CA (PRWEB) July 29, 2014 According to new analysis from nScreenMedia, the leading analyst group covering media’s transition to multiscreen consumption models, the reason Netflix has a 29% penetration in Denmark, while HBO Nordic has just 4%, is that each service has radically different barriers to adoption. When the two services launched in October 2012, Netflix required subscribers to...

internet broadband speeds
2014-07-24 04:30:23

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online The US Federal Communications Commission (FCC) issued an advisory on Wednesday reminding Internet service providers (ISPs) that they must disclose accurate data regarding the connectivity speed for both home and mobile broadband users. The agency went on to state that it had received hundreds of complaints on the issue over the past several months. Failure to properly make this information available to the public is a violation of...

2014-07-21 16:24:46

LOS GATOS, Calif., July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX) has released its second-quarter 2014 financial results by posting them to its website. Please visit the Netflix investor relations website at http://ir.netflix.com to view the Q2'14 financial results and letter to shareholders. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20101014/SF81638LOGO Netflix Chief Executive Officer Reed Hastings, Chief Financial Officer David Wells and Chief Content Officer Ted Sarandos...

Kindle HDX-family
2014-07-20 05:15:08

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Call it Netflix for avid readers: Amazon has unveiled a new monthly subscription service that will allow members to have open access to a catalog of 600,000 Kindle e-books and “thousands” of audio books. The service is called Kindle Unlimited, and according to a Friday column by Brian Fung of the Washington Post, anyone willing to pony up the $9.99 monthly fee can browse through the online retailer’s bookstore and download...

2014-07-18 23:07:32

RCN Customers Can Now Access SHOWTIME® Programming on Their Computer, Tablet, Mobile, Streaming Devices and Xbox 360® Princeton, NJ (PRWEB) July 18, 2014 Today Showtime Networks announced that its authentication service SHOWTIME ANYTIME is now available to RCN subscribers, an industry-leading provider of high-speed Internet, digital TV and phone services. RCN customers who subscribe to SHOWTIME can now access their favorite SHOWTIME programming anywhere. SHOWTIME ANYTIME,...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.