Netflix and Amazon are scaling up in order to compete directly with studios, according to the findings of a new report by Ampere Analysis.
Amazon’s $8.5 billion acquisition of the movie and TV studio MGM is set for a lengthy investigation by the Federal Trade Commission (FTC).
Amazon has entered into an agreement to acquire MGM for a purchase price of $8.45 billion.
Amazon is reported to be in talks to buy the film studio MGM for around $9 billion.
Amazon Prime Video says it “understands and shares” the feelings of football fans following the announcement of the breakaway European Super League (ESL).
German pay-TV operator Sky Deutschland is making its streaming service Sky Ticket available on Amazon Fire TV devices in Germany.
Membership of the HbbTV Association has reached 77 following the announcement that Amazon, Discovery and TELE System Digital have become members of the industry body.
New research from Parks Associates has revealed 47% of US broadband households subscribe to Amazon Prime Video, making it second only to Netflix in terms of take-up of among subscription-based OTT video services in the US.
German video-on-demand (VOD) service good!movies Channel is now also available as a stand-alone service outside of Amazon.
Amazon is on the verge of securing one of the rights packages to the Champions League in History.