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Roku Debuts New $50 Streaming Stick Roku Debuts New $50 Streaming Stick

Roku has just announced a new streaming device that is clearly aimed at competing with the highly-popular Google Chromecast and the like. It’s called the Roku Streaming Stick, and it’ll run you $49.99. Oh, the Streaming Stick already exists? True. …

HBO GO on the PS3 Finally a Reality, Still Waiting on a PS4 App HBO GO on the PS3 Finally a Reality, Still Waiting on a PS4 App

In oh, really, that wasn’t a thing already? news, today is the day that HBO GO, HBO’s on-demand streaming video app, finally lands on the PS3. “Watch every episode of every season of the HBO’s best shows, including True Detective, …

Twitch Streaming Finally Coming to Xbox One Twitch Streaming Finally Coming to Xbox One

Microsoft today announced that Twitch streaming will finally be coming to the Xbox One within weeks. The feature is set to debut along with a Twitch app for the Xbox One on March 11 – the same day as the …

Amazon Prime UK Gets a £30 Price Hike, Streaming Video Amazon Prime UK Gets a £30 Price Hike, Streaming Video

Amazon is shaking up the way they package Amazon Prime and LOVEFiLM streaming video in UK, and it’s likely going to anger some longtime Amazon Prime users. Starting on February 26th, Amazon Prime will cost UK residents £79 a year–up …

De La Soul Are Giving Away Their Music for 25 Hours De La Soul Are Giving Away Their Music for 25 Hours

De La Soul are giving away all of their music–for free–for a limited time. The famed hip hip trio is looking to give fans access to many of their older albums–albums which have been missing from the world of streaming …

Hulu Plus Adds Thousands of Classic TV Episodes Thanks to Expanded CBS Deal Hulu Plus Adds Thousands of Classic TV Episodes Thanks to Expanded CBS Deal
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An expanded licensing agreement between CBS and Hulu will nearly double the current and classic CBS TV content available on the streaming service. The deal adds 2,600 new episodes to Hulu Plus’ content library, brining the total to just over …

The Americans Now Streaming (Exclusively) on Amazon Prime The Americans Now Streaming (Exclusively) on Amazon Prime

Through a deal with Twentieth Century Fox Television, Amazon Prime Instant Video is now the exclusive streaming home of the hit FX drama The Americans. If you’re unfamiliar with FX’s drama, it stars Keri Russell and Matthew Rhys as married …

Forgotify Wants to Get All Those Unplayed Spotify Songs a Listen Forgotify Wants to Get All Those Unplayed Spotify Songs a Listen

Back in October, music-streaming app Spotify published a blog post celebrating its 5th birthday. That post contained a bunch of stats about the first 5 years of operation, and one in particular struck a chord (or failed to, I guess). …

Amazon Adds More CBS/Showtime Shows with Expanded Licensing Agreement Amazon Adds More CBS/Showtime Shows with Expanded Licensing Agreement

Amazon and CBS have just renewed and expanded upon an existing content licensing deal that will see Amazon Prime Instant Video keep much of their current CBS/Showtime content and also add a few new titles. New titles now hitting Amazon …

Global Over-the-Top Video Revenue Hit $11 Billion in 2013 Global Over-the-Top Video Revenue Hit $11 Billion in 2013

As physical media has become more antiquated, content companies are turning more and more to streaming and IPTV solutions. This has led to a relatively competitive streaming service market, at least for the portion of the market that Netflix does …

State of the Union Address, GOP Responses All Streaming Live on YouTube State of the Union Address, GOP Responses All Streaming Live on YouTube

At 9pm EST, President Obama will address the nation for the fifth time and tell us that the state of our union is strong (that’s what they all say, right?). And whether you’ll be nodding your head in agreement or …

Hannibal Season 1 Now Streaming on Amazon Prime Hannibal Season 1 Now Streaming on Amazon Prime

Just in time for fans to play catch up before the big season 2 premiere, NBC’s hit show Hannibal has just landed on Amazon Prime Instant Video and it free to stream for subscribers. All 13 episodes of season 1 …

HBO: We’re Not Losing Subscribers, Report Is ‘Simply Incorrect’ HBO: We’re Not Losing Subscribers, Report Is ‘Simply Incorrect’

HBO has gone on the offensive following a recent report that claimed the pay-TV service was bleeding subscribers (thanks to streaming platforms like Netflix and Amazon Prime). “The research is simply incorrect. Both HBO and Cinemax services have shown significant …

Barbarella TV Series Finds Home at Amazon Studios Barbarella TV Series Finds Home at Amazon Studios

Amazon Studios has just signed on for a new series based on sci-fi heroine Barbarella, reports Deadline. Barbarella got her start as the title character in an early 60s French comic from author Jean-Claude Forest. In 1968, she hit the …

Netflix And The Like Gain Ground Against Premium TV Channels, Says Disputed Report Netflix And The Like Gain Ground Against Premium TV Channels, Says Disputed Report

Update: HBO says the NPD report is incorrect, and that it’s not losing subscribers. Both HBO and Cinemax have shown “significant” growth over the past two years, according to the company. Meanwhile, NPD appears to have pulled the report. It …

Rdio Goes Free (Ad-Supported) on the Web Rdio Goes Free (Ad-Supported) on the Web

In a move to boost its competitiveness in a crowded field of streaming music services, Rdio has just announced that anyone can stream any song in its library for free on the web. “[S]tarting today Rdio is free in the …

Spotify Gets Rid of Streaming Time Restrictions in All Markets Across All Platforms Spotify Gets Rid of Streaming Time Restrictions in All Markets Across All Platforms

if you’re a Spotify free user in some markets, you’re most likely well-aware of time limits on streaming. After you pass that 6-month “grace period,” Spotify begins to limit your listening time – at least until now. Spotify has just …

Veronica Mars Now Streaming on Amazon Prime Veronica Mars Now Streaming on Amazon Prime

If you were planning a return to Neptune before the premiere of the new Veronica Mars movie, Amazon has just made your search a lot easier. Amazon has just announced that Amazon Prime Instant Video is now the exclusive streaming …

Amazon Snags Halle Berry CBS Series ‘Extant’ for Quick Streaming Amazon Snags Halle Berry CBS Series ‘Extant’ for Quick Streaming

CBS bet big on the new series from Steven Spielberg’s Amblin Television, Extant, picking it up straight to series (13 episodes) back in August. Now, Amazon is announcing that Amazon Prime Instant Video will be the exclusive streaming home for …

YouTube To Reportedly Show Off 4K Video At CES YouTube To Reportedly Show Off 4K Video At CES
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It looks like Google is doing its part to make 4K video available to the masses. The company will reportedly show off 4K on YouTube via its own ultra HD VP9 codec at the Consumer Electronics Show in Vegas next …

Roku Gets a YouTube Channel, Complete with HD Streaming and ‘Send to TV’ Feature Roku Gets a YouTube Channel, Complete with HD Streaming and ‘Send to TV’ Feature
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Roku is the latest set-top device to get a YouTube app. Starting today, Roku 3 owners in the US, UK, Canada, and the Republic of Ireland can now stream YouTube videos on the big screen with their device – in …