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Which is the best movie streaming service in the UK? Netflix vs Amazon Prime vs Now TV and more

Which is the best movie streaming service in the UK? Netflix vs Amazon Prime vs Now TV and more

By 26 February 2014

Over the last two years, movie and TV show streaming services have become increasingly important to the way that we want to consume our content in the UK. As well as the big and obvious free platforms from the country's major broadcasters, such as BBC... >>

WWE to launch own streaming network in the US 24 February, UK end of 2014

WWE to launch own streaming network in the US 24 February, UK end of 2014

By 9 January 2014

World Wrestling Entertainment is to launch its own streaming network in the US on 24 February which will show the live RAW post-show as it's first streaming event. In addition, it will host all 12 of the year's major pay-per-view events and a vast catalogue... >>

Wuaki.tv comes to the UK, Netflix and Lovefilm competitor launches with £2.99 a month subscription offer

Wuaki.tv comes to the UK, Netflix and Lovefilm competitor launches with £2.99 a month subscription offer

By 12 July 2013

New competition to streaming giants Netflix and Lovefilm has arrived in the UK in the form of Wuaki.tv, a new hybrid Movie and TV show on-demand service that offers both a regular monthly subscription package and more recent films on a pay as you go basis.... >>

Lovefilm and Amazon Studios reveal the five streaming pilots to be made into series, may come as shock

Lovefilm and Amazon Studios reveal the five streaming pilots to be made into series, may come as shock

By 29 May 2013

The Amazon Studios pilots project has ended, with five of the pilot episodes available to stream during the process being made into full series for both Amazon Instant Video in the US and Lovefilm Instant in the UK. However, one of the early tips has... >>

Tesco Clubcard TV adds ITV dramas and cooking shows to free streaming service

Tesco Clubcard TV adds ITV dramas and cooking shows to free streaming service

By 28 May 2013

Tesco has expanded its Lovefilm and Netflix rival streaming service by adding more than160 episodes from top ITV drama and TV cooking shows to Clubcard TV. The shows, including Gordon Ramsey's Hell's Kitchen USA, A Touch of Frost, Cracker and Prime Suspect,... >>

Lovefilm Vikings interviews: Binge TV, exclusivity deals and Iron Age iPhones

Lovefilm Vikings interviews: Binge TV, exclusivity deals and Iron Age iPhones

By 22 May 2013

When Lovefilm announced it had acquired the exclusive rights to hit US TV show Vikings, it fired a significant shot across the bows of not only its major video streaming rivals, Netflix, Now TV and the like, but also conventional TV. The premieres of... >>

He-Man part of Lovefilm retro cartoon resurgence, 80s and 90s kids' shows booming

He-Man part of Lovefilm retro cartoon resurgence, 80s and 90s kids' shows booming

By 30 April 2013

Lovefilm has announced that cartoon series from the 80s and 90s are enjoying a boom time at present, with animated kids' shows from the periods experiencing massive increases in views in 2013. He-Man may have the dodgiest haircut in cartoon history, but... >>

Yahoo and WWE sign global streaming partnership, new shows and Raw pre-show

Yahoo and WWE sign global streaming partnership, new shows and Raw pre-show

By 30 April 2013

Yahoo and World Wrestling Entertainment have signed a global deal to bring a WWE hub to the online service, which will include streaming a 30-minute WWE Raw pre-show programme every week. In addition, Yahoo will exclusively broadcast two newly produced... >>

New Netflix original series available, Eli Roth’s Hemlock Grove adds gore-on-demand

New Netflix original series available, Eli Roth’s Hemlock Grove adds gore-on-demand

By 19 April 2013

Netflix has added all 13 episodes of the Eli Roth produced Hemlock Grove to its video streaming service. Like the US remake of House of Cards, Lilyhammer and the soon-to-air new season of Arrested Development, Hemlock Grove is a Netflix exclusive, which... >>

Microsoft sells Mediaroom to Ericsson in order to focus on Xbox TV offering

Microsoft sells Mediaroom to Ericsson in order to focus on Xbox TV offering

By 8 April 2013

Microsoft has announced the sale to Ericsson of Mediaroom, its IPTV platform that powers television set-top-box services from major providers worldwide, preferring to concentrate on Xbox for its own cloud TV future. Ericsson will continue to develop and... >>