Nintendo’s Wii gets Amazon Instant Video

Playing catch-up with Wii U, Nintendo’s older gaming console now gets the video-streaming service. Amazon Instant Video comes to Nintendo’s Wii. (Credit: Amazon Instant Video) Those consumers who don’t want to upgrade from the Nintendo Wii to Wii U just yet but still want to get video streaming for their console are in luck. Amazon announced today […]

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Redbox Instant video streaming said to launch in December

Leaked details reveal that Verizon’s service, which aims to compete with Netflix, could get introduced in a couple weeks and cost as little as $6 per month. (Credit: Redbox) Redbox Instant — Verizon’s stab at a video streaming service to compete with Netflix — is said to be launching by the end of the year. […]

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Netflix is immediately available on Nintendo’s Wii U

The video streaming service is ready to be used on Nintendo’s new living room game console — despite delays of TVii, Hulu Plus, YouTube, and Amazon Instant Video. Netflix is now available on Nintendo’s Wii U. (Credit: Netflix) In the flurry of news on Nintendo’s Wii U launch this weekend, one aspect stuck out: streaming services like […]

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Netflix readily accepts Icahn’s business advice

With billionaire activist-investor Carl Icahn now owning a 10 percent stake in the streaming-video company, Netflix is ready to listen to what he has to say. After Carl Icahn snapped up a 10 percent stake in Netflix, which caused a 15 percent jump in the company’s stock shares yesterday, the streaming-video company announced that it’s […]

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