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You can now watch Amazon Instant Video content in HDR - if you own the right TV

You can now watch Amazon Instant Video content in HDR - if you own the right TV

By 25 June 2015

Amazon has announced that HDR content is finally available through its Instant Video streaming service. But it is exclusive to Prime subscribers and specific TV sets. The online retailer first confirmed in April that it planned to support high dynamic... >>

Cord-cutter's guide: How to survive on just 7 apps in the US

Cord-cutter's guide: How to survive on just 7 apps in the US

By 1 May 2015

So you're thinking about ditching cable. Welcome to the cord-cutting world. Similar to how some people have cancelled their traditional phone lines in favour of mobile devices in recent years, the cable TV industry has noticed steep declines in subscriptions... >>

Amazon makes Golden Globe winner Transparent free to all, not just Prime members

Amazon makes Golden Globe winner Transparent free to all, not just Prime members

By 22 January 2015

To celebrate its two Golden Globe awards, Amazon is making its original series Transparent free to all this Saturday, 24 January. Starting at 12.01am and concluding at 11.59pm all 10 episodes of the comedy series will be free to watch, even if you don't... >>

4 award-winning TV shows you can only stream (plus new original series to be excited about)

4 award-winning TV shows you can only stream (plus new original series to be excited about)

By 13 January 2015

If you're a cord-cutter, you're probably looking for a new TV show to binge-watch this weekend. You've long-ditched your pricey cable package in favour of a cheap subscription to Netflix or Amazon Instant Video or maybe even both, and now you're caught... >>

Amazon Prime Instant Video now streaming in 4K Ultra HD in UK too

Amazon Prime Instant Video now streaming in 4K Ultra HD in UK too

By 19 December 2014

Amazon has followed Netflix in offering some of its streamed video content in 4K to Prime members. And it's now made it to the UK too. As mentioned at the beginning of last month by the company's vice president of Amazon Digital Video, Michael Paull,... >>

Amazon's streaming video service might offer free ad-supported option in 2015, separate from Prime

Amazon's streaming video service might offer free ad-supported option in 2015, separate from Prime

By 21 November 2014

Amazon wants to launch an ad-supported, streaming-video service next year, and it'll be different from the company's $99-a-year Prime membership that includes access to an established streaming-video service. According to The New York Post, which cited... >>

Amazon Instant Video app now includes personal photo and video viewer for Amazon Cloud Drive

Amazon Instant Video app now includes personal photo and video viewer for Amazon Cloud Drive

By 15 October 2014

Amazon has added the ability to view your own personal videos and photos through its Amazon Instant Video apps for several devices. As well as access the streamed content available to Amazon Prime Instant Video subscribers and TV shows and films you might... >>

Amazon Instant Video to offer 4K Ultra HD content from Warner Bros, Lionsgate, 20th Century Fox and others

Amazon Instant Video to offer 4K Ultra HD content from Warner Bros, Lionsgate, 20th Century Fox and others

By 6 January 2014

Amazon Instant Video is working with Warner Bros, Lionsgate, 20th Century Fox, Discovery and others to offer 4K Ultra HD content. Amazon announced in December that it wanted to push 4K content, and it even confirmed Amazon Studios would shoot all 2014... >>