Livres : les ventes couplées «papier et ebook» deviennent réalité (Le Figaro)

Crédits photo : FRANCOIS GUILLOT/AFP

Pour l’achat d’un roman, la chaîne américaine de librairies Barnes & Noble propose, contre quelques dollars de plus, sa version e-book. En France, ce type d’offres sont bridées par la loi sur le prix unique du livre numérique.

Pour Noël, la chaîne américaine de librairies Barnes & Noble (650 points de vente) teste une… [Lire la suite sur Le Figaro]

HBO, CBS, and Showtime Are Helping You Cut the Cord: Here’s Why They Hope You Don’t (Nasdaq)

Source: Hulu Plus

Source: Hulu Plus

Following in the footsteps of Hulu Plus, Time Warner ‘s HBO, CBS ‘  All Access, and Showtime are now offering, or planning to offer, over-the-top streaming subscription services. It appears the biggest trend in pay TV is a gradual movement toward unbundling. The ability for viewers to subscribe only to channels they wish to purchase, instead of… [Read more on Nasdaq]

Quand les people jouent les DJ du web (Le Nouvel Obs)

Les Daft Punk ont eux aussi compris l’intérêt de proposer leurs goûts musicaux sur un site de streaming. (DR/Spotify)

Les célébrités sont de plus en plus nombreuses à proposer leurs titres préférés sur les sites de streaming musical…

Jamel Debbouze aime “Tout n’est pas si facile” de Suprême NTM. Christine and the Queens préfère “It is what is it””, de  Blood Orange. Mais le grand kiff de Justin Bieber, c’est… [Lire la suite sur Le Nouvel Obs]

Samsung Volt : le service de streaming vidéo concurrent de Netflix (Phonandroid)

Samsung Volt serait un service de vidéos en ligne qui concurrencerait notamment Netflix, selon des sources tenant leurs informations directement du Coréen.

Volt est un nom temporaire, celui qui est… [Lire la suite sur Phonandroid]

This New Tool Will Tell You Where You Can Watch Almost Anything Online — Legally (ThinkProgress)

CREDIT: WheretoWatch.com

CREDIT: WheretoWatch.com

It’s official, TV is moving online. Fewer customers are buying cable packages and more are opting for lower-cost options that let them watch movies and television shows wherever they want — at an airport or in a coffee shop.

But there are more than 100 online services, from Netflix to Hulu, that allow customers to… [Read more on ThinkProgress]

Showtime Has a Lot to Gain by Going a la Carte (Nasdaq)

Showtime may soon be available without a cable subscription. Source: Sho.com

Showtime may soon be available without a cable subscription. Source: Sho.com

Following in the footsteps of Time Warner and HBO, CBS plans to offer Showtime without a cable subscription. Speaking on the company’s third-quarter earnings call last week, CBS CEO Les Moonves told analysts, “We could say fairly definitely, sometime in ’15, there will be some [over-the-top] service from Showtime.”

While that is far from an official announcement, offering Showtime à la carte ought to… [Read more on Nasdaq]

SkreensTV aims to put every possible show on your TV at once (The Verge)

SkreensTV

SkreensTV

An audacious plan to make picture in picture on TVs cool (with a k)

“Imagine your wife could be watching Sex in the City while you’re watching a sports game, but on the same TV, and you could control it all from your iPad,” is how SkreensTV was first described to me. Besides the myriad things wrong with this scenario happening in the… [Read more on The Verge]