That’s the takeaway from… [Read more on Re/Code]
In response to Netflix raising its price for customers who want 4K streaming, Amazon says its 4K video streams won’t cost Prime subscribers an extra dime.
Begun, the 4K streaming price war has.
Today Amazon said users who subscribe to its $99 per year Prime program won’t have to pay extra to get 4K versions of its video streams.
“We want to be the best entertainment destination for customers. We’re confident that offering… [Read more on C|Net]
The online retail giant is seeking opportunities beyond the warehouse, and the acquisition of the online comedy service underscores its goals.
The online retail giant is purchasing Rooftop Media to advance its plans to step outside of e-commerce… [Read more on C|Net]
Amazon’s original series “Transparent” will be renewed for a second season, set to air in 2015, the company announced Thursday. While Amazon doesn’t disclose its viewership data, the announcement did cite the show’s “binge factor” — the addictiveness that entices viewers to devour multiple episodes in… [Read more on International Business Times]
AMZN should focus on e-commerce, not expensive video content
Amazon (AMZN) shares have been under pressure in 2014, with AMZN stock down about 20% year-to-date vs. a gain of about 6% for the S&P 500.
The reason for all the downward pressure on Amazon stock is a focus on margins and profits, with AMZN stock holders no longer patient with the e-commerce giant’s plan of building its scale at the the expense of the bottom line.
Recent boondoggles at Amazon include… [Read more on InvestorPlace]
Amazon continue de monter en puissance dans la vidéo en ligne avec un feu vert annoncé vendredi pour deux nouvelles séries, l’une produite par Steven Soderbergh et l’autre confiée au réalisateur Marc Forster.
La première saison des deux séries sera diffusée en intégralité l’an prochain sur le service «Prime» du géant américain de la… [Lire la suite sur La Presse]