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Boxee scores $16.5 million in Series C funding round

Boxee today said it had landed $16.5 million in Series C financing from current investors as well as new investors Pitango Venture Capital and SoftBank Capital, saying it had plans to grow its

Netflix: 80% of streaming content will have subtitles by end of 2011

Netflix said its planning to add subtitles to 80 percent of its content library by the end of 2011, although the service won't be available on all devices. Chief Product Officer Neil Hunt said some

Is Google planning a challenge to Netflix in movie streaming market?

According to a published report, Google's YouTube is planning to launch a subscription movie streaming service in the United Kingdom that would be similar to Netflix's model, with users able to

Webwire: One in 3K websites hides malware; Vodafone plans India 3G

Hackers target shopping websites Shopping and gaming websites have

Redbox, Amazon want part of the streaming video market, plan two new services

A pair of Netflix wannabes have tossed their hats into the ring in the past few days; DVD kiosk operator Redbox last week said it has plans to roll out a streaming video service by the end of the

Netflix adds CBS content as Hulu, Amazon burn... but watch out for Amazon

Netflix scored another win yesterday, announcing it had signed a deal with CBS--the same CBS that has so far refused to make a deal with Hulu--that will give Netflix subscribers streaming access to

Netflix facing a fee battle in Canada?

The Canadian Media Production Association is pushing for the Canadian Radio-Television Commission to declare Netflix's streaming movie service an online broadcaster because its current $7.99 a month

Netflix cracks Nielsen's Top 10 online viewing list

Online video has seen huge gains in popularity over the past 18 months, dominated by YouTube and Hulu. But, for the first time, a paid service, Netflix, has cracked TV tracking firm Nielson's Top 10

Finally, Boxee Box users have access to Netflix

Boxee CEO Avner Ronen has been waiting months for Netflix to allow his company to make the hugely popular movie streaming service available on the Boxee Box. This week, more than three months after

Report: Blockbuster reorganization a bust, so firm now desperately seeks buyers

Video-rental company Blockbuster, which has been struggling to craft a strategy to emerge from bankruptcy for months, reportedly has decided to put itself up for sale after creditors balked at