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Why cloud users should care that Amazon just kicked Apple TV to the curb

Amazon, the corporate parent of cloud computing giant Amazon Web Services, just kicked Google Chromecast and Apple TV off of its retail island. The move raised an understandable… 551 more words


Exclusive: MLB commissioner Rob Manfred talks in-market streaming, lifting of TV blackouts

While television blackouts of Major League Baseball games continue to be a problem for fans that purchase the MLB Extra Innings out-of-market package, MLB commissioner Rob Manfred expresses guarded optimism that solutions can be reached.  577 more words


Consumer Watchdog Groups Complain Updated YouTube Kids App Still Exposes Children To Deceptive Ads

YouTube announced changes to its kid-friendly YouTube Kids mobile application this week designed to better educate parents on how the app works and the protections it offers, following a number of complaints, including those to the FTC, from consumer watchdog organizations. 964 more words


Android TV Gets HBO, Showtime, CBS, Disney And More

As the definition of “watching TV” moves further away from meaning “paying for cable,” a number of major tech companies, including Apple, Amazon, Google, Roku and others, are angling to make their streaming media player the connected TV box of choice for those cutting the cord. 317 more words


Announcing Kanopy, New Streaming Video Collection

You may already know that the University of Denver library features a physical collection of many thousands of films and documentaries on DVD and VHS. This fall, we are pleased to announce the availability of a major addition to our existing holdings: an exciting new streaming video resource called… 312 more words

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Diary Of A Cord Cutter In 2015 (Part 12: Hands On With Comcast's YouTube Wannabe, Watchable)

As an increasing number of cable and satellite TV subscribers are cutting the cord – or never signing up for television in the first place – the traditional pay TV industry is scrambling to figure out how to compete in this new age of over-the-top services, on-demand streaming, and viewing that takes place on a variety of platforms beyond the living room’s big screen. 1,458 more words


Streaming Video News: September 30, 2015

I updated my list of Bollywood movies on Netflix with one new addition to the catalog. Midnight’s Children — based on the Salman Rushdie novel — is now available for streaming. 50 more words