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Hisense Adds Amazon Alexa to 4K Ultra HD Smart TVs

Hisense announced it is adding Alexa capabilities to select models its 4K Ultra High-Definition (Ultra HD) Smart TVs.

Amazon Fire TV Stick Basic Edition Hits Canada

Amazon announced its new Fire TV Stick Basic Edition is now available in Canada and more than 100 countries and territories around the world.

Blu-ray, Games and Physical Entertainment Level Up in UK

Kantar Worldpanel announced it reckons the UK physical entertainment market is growing for the first time since August 2014.

Amazon Video Direct Takes on YouTube

Amazon announced its new self-service Amazon Video Direct (AVD) program.

Amazon Prime Music Hits Denon HEOS

Denon Electronics announced that Amazon Prime Music is accessible through the HEOS wireless multi-room sound system.

Amazon Fire TV Does 4K Ultra HD announced the next generation of its Fire TV, with support for 4K Ultra High-Definition (Ultra HD) video, and a new Fire TV Stick with voice remote.

LG Smart TV Platform Offers HDR Streaming

LG Electronics announced the launch of High Dynamic Range (HDR) streaming on its 2015 OLED 4K Ultra HDTVs.

Amazon is on Fire

Strategy Analytics announced it reckons that Amazon took a 30% share of shipments in the US Digital Media Streamer market in the first quarter of 2015.

Amazon Launches Fire TV Stick

Amazon announced its new Fire TV Stick streaming media device.

Amazon to Acquire Twitch for $970 Million announced that it plans to acquire Twitch Interactive for roughly $970 million in cash.

Rovi Loses Amazon Appeal

Rovi Corporation announced that a federal appeals court has ruled against the company in its patent infringement action against Amazon.

Amazon Launches Fire TV announced its new Fire TV ($99) streaming media and gaming device.

Amazon Studios Goes 4K Ultra HD

Amazon Studios announced that it plans to shoot and offer original content in 4K Ultra High-Definition (Ultra HD).

LOVEFiLM Hits PlayStation 4

LOVEFiLM announced that its LOVEFiLM Instant video streaming service is now available on the Sony PlayStation 4 (PS4) game console.

Retailers Embrace Digital Delivery

The Entertainment Merchants Association (EMA) announced that it has published the 2013 edition of its annual D2 Report: Discs & Digital – The Business of Home Entertainment Retailing.