Netflix Signs New Disney-ABC Deal

Netflix has signed a new licensing agreement with one of the biggest Hollywood studios that will allow the Web’s top video rental store to begin streaming TV shows from the Disney Channel and ABC TV, the company announced today. The…
Comcast now has a ‘toll booth’ fee for online video

For those that don’t think we need net neutrality, here is another shining example of how not having it will hurt consumers. Level 3 today raised alarms with claims that Comcast was engaging in anti-competitive behavior with a new charge…
Hulu Drops Plus Price

Hulu announced that it is dropping the monthly subscription price from $9.99 a month to $7.99 a month for it’s launch. This is not surprising considering they are facing stiff competition with Netflix. Hulu CEO Jason Kilar said that the…
Showtime Launches Video Streaming Service

First Comcast, then HBO, now it’s Showtime’s turn. Showtime has just launched a service called Showtime Anytime, which will offer “more than 400 hours of Showtime series, movies, sports and other offerings.” The service is accessible via ShowtimeAnytime.com or through…
Old Media in a New Media World

I’m really getting tired of seeing this whole soap opera played out over and over. Aging industry doesn’t adapt to changing times and consumers. Consumers take it upon themselves to change. Aging industry gets mad at consumers and continues doing…
Netflix and NBC Universal Announce New Streaming Deal

After refusing to be part of the iTunes TV rental business, it seems NBC is doing at least something right. They recently signed a deal with Netflix to provide more streaming of shows from NBC as well as sister networks,…