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Nielsen Says People Aren’t Watching TV Anymore Nielsen Says People Aren’t Watching TV Anymore
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It’s bad news for advertisers and television studios alike. Nielsen says many people just aren’t watching the old boob tube anymore. An interesting metric for Nielsen to record, the number of people who watch television at least once a month, …

Hulu and Roku Team Up For a Father’s Day Deal Hulu and Roku Team Up For a Father’s Day Deal
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In honor of Father’s Day, Hulu and Roku have teamed up to provide a deal that just might be good enough to get your dad to cancel his cable subscription. The special bundle comes with a Roku HD player, 6 …

Walmart to Launch Goodies Online Sampling Program Walmart to Launch Goodies Online Sampling Program

If you like to shop for snacks and food products online, Walmart may have a great solution for you that will allow you to sample artisan food products and exotic treats which may not be made available to you at …

Amazon Prime Strikes a Deal with Paramount Pictures Amazon Prime Strikes a Deal with Paramount Pictures

If you’ve been a Netflix subscriber forever and you’re looking to expand your horizons and try out some other streaming video services, this next deal might make Amazon Prime a provider for you. Amazon.com has just struck a deal with …

Color Enables Live Audio – For Verizon Subscribers Color Enables Live Audio – For Verizon Subscribers

Color, the mobile broadcasting app startup, has announced a deal with Verizon Wireless to enable audio for live video broadcasts over their 4G network. The feature will not be enabled for subscribers of any other wireless provider. The deal was …

Netflix Stock Drops, Subscription Growth Projected to Slow Netflix Stock Drops, Subscription Growth Projected to Slow
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Netflix stock has been up and down lately, and it’s easy to understand why. Before the infamous summer of 2011, people always spoke very highly about Netflix, its ability to maintain steady growth, and the company’s desire to expand its …

Death for DVD, up with Streaming Video [Infographic] Death for DVD, up with Streaming Video [Infographic]
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Although physical DVD’s are still bringing in a lot of revenue for movie studios, they are slowly joining the ranks of Betamax, VHS, and Laserdisc. We all know it’s coming, in todays online streaming video world, DVD’s are the tools …

God of War: Ascension For Playstation 3 Announced God of War: Ascension For Playstation 3 Announced

Sony has officially announced the next title in the God of War franchise. God of War: Ascension will bring back Kratos, the Spartan-turned-demi-god whose vengeful rampage against the Greek Gods has spanned three major console titles and a host of …

2012 Olympics Will Be Streamed in Its Entirety 2012 Olympics Will Be Streamed in Its Entirety

If, like most people on the planet, you won’t be able to attend the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, you now have a suitable alternative. According to the New York Times, NBC will stream the games in their entirety courtesy …

Hulu to Launch More Original Content Hulu to Launch More Original Content

Hulu is considered by many to be a pioneer in the world of online streaming, giving viewers an opportunity to watch television programs when and where they want. Powered by ads that, through consumer interaction, are tailored to the individual …

New Ustream Interface Focuses On Exploration New Ustream Interface Focuses On Exploration

Live video streaming site Ustream has announced that some pretty big changes to the site are on the way. It’s “rebuilt from the ground up,” they say, and its goal is to “provide a simplified experience for viewers and broadcasters.” …

Netflix Still In Demand According To Experts Netflix Still In Demand According To Experts
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Interpret has released their most current research on Netflix and also their predictions on where the company can grow and what should change. As many of you remember, thousands of viewers canceled their memberships last year after Netflix increased their …

Bill Maher To Kick Off Yahoo Comedy Channel With New Standup Bill Maher To Kick Off Yahoo Comedy Channel With New Standup
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On Thursday night, Bill Maher will take the stage for his new comedy special, CrazyStupidPolitics: Live From Silicon Valley. The show will take place at the San Jose Center for the Performing Arts, but you can watch it live, and …

HBO Go Comes To Samsung’s Smart TVs HBO Go Comes To Samsung’s Smart TVs
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Samsung’s line of Smart TVs are about to receive an influx of content, provided you are an HBO subscriber and your television is compatible with the HBO Go application. This means not only will applicable Samsung Smart TV owners be …

Watch the Grammy Awards Backstage Live on the iPad or iPhone Watch the Grammy Awards Backstage Live on the iPad or iPhone

Download a free app for your iPad or iPhone and you can watch backstage action while you watch the live Grammy Awards on CBS TV. With this app or by watching on the Grammy Live website, the 54th Grammy Awards …

Huffington Post Streaming Network On The Way Huffington Post Streaming Network On The Way
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In a news world placing a greater emphasis on “premium video content,” the Huffington Post is set to launch an online streaming news channel with the hope of competing with entities like CNN and MSNBC. According to Forbes, the new …

Hulu Is A Big Deal And They’re Getting Bigger Hulu Is A Big Deal And They’re Getting Bigger

Hulu had a big year in 2011 and they want everybody to know. Hulu posted the results of last year on their blog while offering some hints on what the future will hold for the online television streaming service. Hulu …

Ustream Videos Had Over 2 Billion Views In 2011 [Infographic] Ustream Videos Had Over 2 Billion Views In 2011 [Infographic]

Online streaming video solution Ustream has put out an infographic showcasing some stats on usage of its service, including 2 billion views for 2011. Others of note: 51 million viewers per month globally, and 49 million hours of video viewed …

BCS Championship Enjoys Large Online Audience BCS Championship Enjoys Large Online Audience

While the early reports of last night’s BCS Championship Game ratings were delivered with a certain kind of spin — that is, the lowest they’ve been in some time — the folks at ESPN’s press center are offering lessons on …

Netflix Streamed Two Billion Hours Of Content in Q4 Netflix Streamed Two Billion Hours Of Content in Q4

Although Netflix continues to bleed subscribers (and projected back a couple of months ago that they would continue to do so), a bright spot appears for the company. Today, they announced that their 20 million streaming subscribers burned through more …

Is Netflix Weathering The Storm? Is Netflix Weathering The Storm?
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Netflix did everything they could in 2011 to piss people off. First, they messed with the subscription structures in a way that separated streaming and DVD plans into two equally priced entities (DVD used to be a cheap add-on to …