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Amazon Instant Video Goes 4K Ultra HD

Amazon announced that it is now streaming 4K Ultra HD movies and TV shows on its Instant Video service.

Blu-ray and DVD Rule Britannia

The British Video Association announced its newly published annual yearbook reports that the vast majority of the UK video market continues to be dominated by physical formats such as DVD and Blu-ray discs.

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).

Sony Unwraps PlayStation 4 Digital Entertainment Apps

Sony Computer Entertainment America announced a line-up of digital entertainment apps that will be available on its PlayStation 4 (PS4) video game console in the U.S. beginning November 15, 2013.

Young Consumers Go Over-the-Top

The NPD Group announced its latest survey reports that 75% of 18-34 year-olds use their connected TV to view Over-the-Top (OTT) video.

Blu-ray and DVD Bring Home the Bacon

The NPD Group announced it reckons that sales of Blu-ray Discs and DVDs remain the largest source of revenue for the movie industry.

Amazon Instant Video App Hits Samsung Smart TVs

Samsung Electronics announced that the Amazon Instant Video App is now available for Samsung Smart TVs.

Amazon Inks Streaming Agreement with EPIX announced that it has signed a multi-year streaming licensing agreement in the U.S. with EPIX.

Amazon Expands NBCUniversal Streaming Agreement announced that it has expanded its video streaming licensing agreement with NBCUniversal Cable & New Media Distribution.

Netflix Needs to Step Up its Game

Consumer Reports announced a survey of its online subscribers suggests that while Netflix may offer the most popular streaming video service around, it falls behind other alternatives when it comes to overall satisfaction.

Amazon Inks Streaming Agreement with Paramount announced that it has signed a three-year streaming licensing agreement with Paramount Pictures.

Amazon Instant Video Hits PS3 and Sony Computer Entertainment announced that the Amazon Instant Video app is now available for the PlayStation 3 game console.

Amazon Inks Streaming Deal with Viacom announced that it has signed a licensing agreement with Viacom that will allow Amazon Prime members to stream TV shows from MTV, Comedy Central, Nickelodeon, TV Land, Spike, VH1, BET, CMT and Logo.

iVOD Movie Rentals Slow on the Uptake

The NPD Group announced it reckons that only 5% of U.S. consumers who own Internet Video-On-Demand (iVOD)-capable devices used them to rent iVOD movies.

Amazon Instant Video Goes Big announced that its Amazon Instant Video service offers more than 100,000 movies and TV shows.