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Netflix signs $1B deal with Epix for VOD movies

Netflix has signed a five-year-deal with pay-TV channel Epix that will give Netflix exclusive online streaming rights to new releases from Paramount Pictures, Lionsgate and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer 90

Online video industry continues to strengthen

This has been a good couple of weeks for the online video space. This morning Comcast CEO Brian Roberts, during the company's earnings call, gave Netflix props for doing a "great job" in streaming

Can Blockbuster laugh its way past bankruptcy?

Blockbuster's financial picture is no laughing matter, but that doesn't mean the company--which is having its lunch eaten by competitors Netflix and Redbox--doesn't have a sense of humor. The DVD

Redbox looks to tackle Netflix, weighs streaming video in addition to kiosk sales

Woe unto poor Blockbuster, the struggling DVD retailer that has seen its one-time category-leader status eroded by online- and streaming-movie purveyor Netflix. The latest news, and possibly the next

Netflix to launch streaming video service in Canada this fall

Netflix, which is setting records for streaming online video--movies and television episodes--to television, PCs, Macs and mobile devices in the United States, says it's going north of the border to

Report: Streaming video growth outpacing downloading of movies, TV

Consumers have increased the amount of movies they stream 12 percent, and stream 5 percent more television than they did a year ago, according to a new study that says streaming is outpacing

Hulu Plus, Apple TV, Netflix and new releases: the OTT space is red hot

The news in the past week or so has been all about the over-the-top space. Hulu Plus rolled out for the iPad, iPhone and PCs, of course, last week (see this story); Netflix signed a deal to stream

Netflix, Relativity Media sign deal to stream first-run movies

Netflix has inked a deal with media and entertainment company Relativity Media, giving Netflix exclusive access to stream Relativity-controlled first run movies during the "pay-TV window," the same

Is Hulu a threat to Netflix? Maybe, but it's more likely a challenge to TV Everywhere

How much of a threat is Hulu Plus to Netflix? The coming months will say more about that as the platform-- announced yesterday for a multitude of CE devices including the iPad and iPhone--rolls out.

Rumor mill: Subscription Hulu is coming to iPad

There are some rumors that never die, and this is one of them: Online video catch-up website Hulu is going to offer a subscription service on multiple devices, including the iPad. Another news