Other stories about TV/Cable/Streaming

YouTube could kill small record labels

I just reported that Amazon just launched a streaming music service. Well, it turns out YouTube isn't far behind. YouTube is already the go-to site for...
Happening Now June 17, 2014

Comcast will charge extra for heavy Internet users in these 12 regions

If you're a Netflix binge-watcher and a Comcast customer, you may be in a bit of trouble. Comcast has decided to raise the data cap...
Happening Now June 17, 2014

Your town could have fiber Internet, but the cable companies won't let you use it

With all this talk about high-speed Internet and fiber optics, you're probably wondering when you're going to get fiber in your hometown. But you...
Happening Now June 12, 2014

Amazon Prime now offers 1 million streaming songs

Nine years after the launch of Amazon Prime, Amazon just made another move in its quest for media supremacy with streaming music. Prime Music is an...
Happening Now June 12, 2014

Amazon torpedoes 'The Lego Movie' and '300'

If you were hoping to order a new book or movie from Amazon, you may be out of luck. The shipping giant has ground...
Happening Now June 11, 2014

Netflix gets passive-aggressive with Verizon

The war between Netflix and Verizon over streaming capacity is heating up. While Verizon treats all Internet traffic the same, Netflix is pressing all...
Happening Now June 4, 2014

Amazon Prime will have streaming music - but no new songs

Amazon has decided to stick its toes in the pool of streaming music from the Internet, but it may need to grab some water wings....
Happening Now May 30, 2014

The NFL is coming to Roku and other streaming gadgets

The NFL is spreading out even further to dominate TV. Even though it has yet to launch its digital network, NFL Now, the football...
Happening Now May 29, 2014

The moon has faster Wi-Fi than you

So you can't get a decent Wi-Fi signal on the other side of your house? Wait until you find out who has it better...
Happening Now May 29, 2014

Yahoo plans to go toe-to-toe with YouTube

Yahoo isn't exactly synonymous with viral videos - YouTube is. But Yahoo is looking to change that. It has planned a new rival to...
Happening Now May 28, 2014