Deal Alert: 1 Year Amazon Prime just $72

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Today only, Amazon is offering a year’s subscription to Prime for just $72. The service, that normally costs $99 per year, gives members free unlimited streaming on Amazon Instant Video, free two-day shipping on most items…

Amazon streaming entire season of ‘Transparent’ today

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Amazon is running a special promotion for new Prime members today and with that streaming all episodes of the Golden Globe-winning original series Transparent. Viewers don’t need to sign-up for Prime to see the episodes, but…

Netflix to stream ‘The Interview’ starting Saturday, 1/24

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In their 2014 fourth quarter letter to shareholders, Netflix announced plans to stream the controversial comedy The Interview starting this Saturday, January 24th to members in the United States and Canada. This will be one of the…

‘The Theory of Everything’ Blu-ray, DVD, & Digital Release Dates

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The Theory of Everything has been nominated for five Oscars in 2015, including Best Motion Picture, Best Actor, Best Actress, Best Adapted Screenplay, and Best Original Score. Following the official nominations, Universal Pictures Home Entertainment announced the…

Sony’s ‘The Interview’ Blu-ray & DVD release dates announced

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Sony Pictures has announced the release date for The Interview on Blu-ray Disc and DVD will be Tuesday, February 17th. The Blu-ray edition will contain a Digital HD copy of the film via UltraViolet, so those…

Amazon launches 2015 pilot season

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Still flying high from the original series “Transparent” winning two Golden Globe awards, Amazon Studios has launched its pilot season with a number of first episodes available for Amazon customers to watch free-of-charge. You don’t have…

DirecTV now authenticating Fox Now channel on Roku devices

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If you’re a DirecTV subscriber with a Roku device you’ll now be able to authenticate the Fox Now streaming channel, providing on-demand access to popular shows such as Brooklyn Nine-Nine, Gotham and The Following wherever your Roku player is set…

Here’s what’s new on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital HD this week

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This week Golden Globe-nominated Gone Girl is available in single-disc Blu-ray and DVD releases. The Blu-ray edition comes in a DigiPack slipcover with digital copy via UltraViolet download (although this is not indicated on the cover),…

Roku to support 4k video in future TCL TV models

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Roku says they are partnering with electronics manufacturer TCL to develop new TCL Roku TVs that support 4k content. TCL Roku TVs run on the Roku platform and incorporate a personalized home screen, search, and access to streaming…

New DirecTV channels you can stream away from home

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DirecTV recently added to their lineup of channels that are available to stream out-of-home with several new selections from Fox Network. The new channels include Fox Sports 1, Fox Sports 2, FXX, Nat Geo, and Nat…

New Blu-ray, DVD & Digital HD releases this week

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Want to know what’s new on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital this week? Sony Pictures has released The Equalizer from director Antoine Fuqua (Training Day) starring Denzil Washington (American Gangster, Malcom X, Training Day). Neither the Blu-ray…

MLG.tv (Major League Gaming) channel now on Roku

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If you’ve got a Roku player connected to a big screen TV and want to tune-in to MLG.tv (Major League Gaming) you can now do so via the dedicated app for the streaming media player. The MLG.tv app…

New channel apps for Amazon’s Fire TV player

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Wondering what new channel apps are available for Amazon’s Fire TV streaming media player? There are several that have recently been launched in the Amazon App Store including WSJ Live, Slingplayer for Fire TV, and the…

Roku adds new channels & improves search results

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Roku has recently updated its lineup with several new choices, surpassing a milestone of over 2,000 channels offered on the streaming platform. Among the newest additions are the popular app channels FXNow, MLG.tv, Nat Geo TV, and…

Vizio Ultra HD TVs to support Amazon 4k video

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If you’ve recently purchased a Vizio Ultra HD TV there will soon be more options for true UHD content. Three new apps that support 4k video on Vizio’s P-Series line of Ultra HD Smart TVs are getting…

FXNOW app channel now on Roku

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Starting today Roku users in the U.S. can install the FXNow app that streams movies and TV shows from FX, FXX and FXM networks. The app is compatible with Roku players released after June 2011, as well as…

Popcornflix free movie app now on Xbox One

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The free video app Popcornflix is now available for Xbox One consoles at Xbox Live. The video service offers ad-supported viewing of movies and TV shows from a variety of genres, as well as ad-free viewing starting…

Netflix app launches for Dish Hopper DVR

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Netflix and Dish announced a new app that’s integrated into the Dish Hopper Whole-Home DVR, making Dish the first major television service provider (and the first satellite TV provider) to offer access to Netflix through their…

Dumb and Dumber To Blu-ray & Digital Release Dates Announced

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Strike while the iron is hot, they say. Dumb and Dumber To may not have received the highest ratings from critics, but Universal Pictures can certainly capitalize on some of the lingering media hype about the…

New Blu-ray & Digital HD releases, Tuesday, Dec. 16

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20th Century Fox’s The Maze Runner is now available in several home media formats including a 2-Disc combo with Blu-ray, DVD and Digital HD copies of the movie. The film is based on the novel of…

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