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  • Netflix May Offer U.S. Web Service In '10
    Netflix, a by-mail DVD rental service, may add a streaming-only service in the United States this year, as it expands its reach in the digital market. Shares in Netflix jump ...
  • Report: Hulu Plus Might Halve Price
    Did Hulu overestimate how much consumers would be willing to pay for its subscription service? Maybe so, and, as a result, the joint venture is considering cutting the price ...
  • Netflix Digital Prowess: More Streaming Than DVD Rentals
    Netflix has turned the digital corner this year: Now more consumers are streaming its video content than watching via renting physical DVDs. The percentage of subscribers who streamed more th ...
  • Lights, Camera, Lawsuit: FilmOn Site Sued By TV Nets
    Another new streaming video service, FilmOn, has been sued by the four broadcast networks for violating their programming copyrights. The move was expected. ...
  • Filmon.com Streams U.S., Global TV Fare
    Still more new digital video providers are looking to run premium network TV shows -- not all with the approval of TV networks. FilmOn.com is launching a monthlong test ...
  • TiVo Premiere To Stream Hulu Plus
    Looking to merge virtually all traditional and new digital TV shows -- new and old -- into one service and device, TiVo has broadened its offerings. The longtime maker ...
  • Netflix New Deal With NBC
    Netflix announced an expanded license agreement with NBC Universal that expands the conglomerate's presence on Netflix Instant to include other NBC U programming from USA Network and Syfy. More th ...
  • Third of Young Netflix Users Cut Cable
    An alarming survey by Credit Suisse should serve as a wake-up call to the broadcast networks and cable companies: Analysts there found that 37% of Netflix subscribers aged 25 ...
  • Why Hollywood Should Fear Netflix
    Tectonic changes have gripped the video-rental business over the past year, giving Netflix a clear victory over its brick-and-mortar competitors. As Blockbuster and Movie Gallery are waylaid by money problem ...
  • YouTube Live is Live
    In a move with big implications for programmers of sports and other live events, YouTube has unveiled its live-streaming video service, YouTube Live."The one thing that the Internet hasn't qui ...
  • Netflix Adds IPhone, IPod Touch App to Stream TV Shows
    Netflix, the online movie-rental service, introduced an application on Apple Inc.'s iPhone and iPod Touch for subscribers to watch streaming movies and television shows. The application is free to downlo ...
  • Netflix Rising
    CNet juxtaposes news of Blockbuster's reported bankruptcy plans against Netflix's rising star. Indeed, Netflix will likely top 20 million subscribers next year, and last year generated $115 million ...
  • Emmys To Stream Companion Show
    For the first time in Emmy Award history, NBC.com and Emmys.com are partnering with Ustream.com to give viewers a live backstage look at Sunday's awards. ...
  • Disney, Apple Near TV Rental Deal
    After months of looking to re-energize its iTunes business, Apple Inc. is nearing a "rental" deal for TV shows with the Walt Disney Co. Apple has been looking at offeri ...
  • Pandora Adds Genre Stations
    Popular music recommendation engine Pandora on Tuesday debuted station-creation based on musical genres, instead of just bands or songs, reports ReadWriteWeb. "With the new feature, you don't need ...
  • Borrell: Online Ad Spend To Gain 17.5% In 2011
    Streaming video advertising will see continued big growth -- increasing more than 60% to $5.6 billion next year. Online advertising will continue to outpace the U.S. ad market as ...
  • 'Modern Family' Boss Slams Streaming TV
    If Wall Street is lukewarm on Hulu's rumored IPO, "Modern Family" boss Steve Levitan is fuming. He took his fury to Twitter, condensing his frustration into 140 characters: "Some estima ...
  • FiOS App To Stream TV To iPad, Tablets
    Moving into more immediate TV viewing for new mobile devices, Verizon's FiOS is working on a live TV streaming app for Apple's iPad and other tablet PCs. Proponents of " ...
  • Epix, Netflix Partner For Streaming Movie Deal
    Netflix signed a deal with Epix, a pay-TV channel, that allows Netflix members to watch new releases and library titles streamed over the Internet. New titles are available in ...
  • NFL Streams Pre-Season Games
    Even as the NFL becomes more popular, its pre-season games seem to become less compelling each summer. But those readying for fantasy drafts still have an interest. And to t ...
  • Netflix Screens 27% Rev Hikes
    Rocketing financial numbers from its growing subscriber base helped lift Netflix's net income in the second quarter. Net income grew 34% to $43.5 million in the second quarter for t ...
  • CBS Radio Bows New Media Player
    CBS Radio has relaunched its online streaming media player, offering an immersive multimedia environment for users and more capabilities and placement opportunities for advertisers. The move follows the net's relaun ...
  • Fox Mobile Launches Bitbop
    Fox Mobile Group officially announced its mobile video streaming service, Bitbop, was available starting Thursday. It will offer full-length TV shows immediately and movies later this year. ...
  • Univision Fouls Soccer Streaming
    A surge in traffic during Friday's U.S. soccer match at the World Cup led to a crash in Univision.com's live online stream. Univision, which is making all 64 games availab ...
  • Hulu Coming To Xbox Live At E3
    While everyone was looking to the iPad as the device that would kick off the subscription-based paid model for Hulu, it instead looks like the Xbox 360 is going ...
  • Study: For Stand-Alone Video Ads, Mid-Length Is Best
    For in-stream video ads, 15- or 30-second spots are the standard. But the optimum length for a branded video or in-banner video ad is 30 seconds to 1:30, according ...
  • Will YouTube Embrace Live-Streaming?
    Fueling rumors of a broad live-streaming rollout by YouTube, TechCrunch has posted a screenshot from a help page for Google Moderator showing the channel settings for a YouTube conte ...
  • 'Glee'-ful: Ratings Grow, Downloads Sing
    Fox's "Glee" is perhaps the only network TV shows to have ratings growth -- and a concurrent rise of digital music downloads. With ratings now regularly in the 4.5 ...
  • Canoe Signs 4 Major Media Players
    Canoe Ventures, which has been developing a platform to allow cable networks to run interactive ads nationally, said four media companies have agreed to use the technology. Comcast, Discovery, N ...
  • Univision, Dish Team For Interactive Ad Deal
    With a consortium of cable operators looking to launch a similar option, Dish Network has partnered with Univision on an interactive advertising system that allows viewers to seek more informati ...