Out! Amazon Prime ‘set to give up’ tennis streaming rights
Streamer is said to have decided not to renew its exclusive rights package with the ATP and WTA tours
My Precious: The Rings of Power attracts 25 million viewers on day one
The series launched exclusively on Prime Video in more than 240 countries and territories worldwide on Friday
Prime Video commits to further investment in training next-generation
Initiative includes funding for two students on the BA Production Technology and Management programme at Royal Conservatoire of Scotland
Amazon Interactive Video Service basic channels adds support for HD and Full HD inputs
The expanded functionality is designed to enable streamers and viewers globally to enjoy higher video quality when using a basic channel
Amazon Studios, Avid partner on cloud-based production
The deal includes Avid's Media Composer software tool and Avid NEXIS media storage solutions
Amazon Prime Video finally updates its user interface
The roll-out, which began yesterday, includes a primary navigation menu that is now vertically oriented and situated on the left side of the page
Amazon to share Champions League rights with BT Sport
Amazon has won the rights to Tuesday night games, with BT Sport airing Champions League matches on Wednesday
Amazon, Netflix ‘set to bid for Formula 1 US TV rights’
Current rights holder ESPN is expected to face competition from NBCUniversal as well as streaming services Amazon and Netflix
European Union gives approval to Amazon’s acquisition of MGM
Commission said it had concluded that the transaction would raise no competition concerns in the European Economic Area
Prime Video signs long-term lease with Shepperton Studios
Multimillion-pound long-term contract includes the use of nine sound stages, workshops and office accommodation
Reidel’s Bolero facilitates communication in Amazon’s The Expanse
Drama series has used the wireless intercom system across camera, grip, lighting, producers, director, assistant directors, script, and video playback
Amazon says over 175 million Prime members streamed content in the past year
According to CEO Jeff Bezos, streaming hours were up more than 70 per cent year-on-year
Amazon set to try for Six Nations broadcast rights
Streamer expected to join Sky, BBC and ITV in the tender process for the next round of broadcasting rights
Analyst: Andy Jassy’s appointment as Amazon CEO is a ‘logical move’
"Under Jassy, AWS has emerged as a top player in the $100 billion cloud computing industry," analyst Alex DeGroote tells TVBEurope. "It is a...
Kantar: Amazon captures almost half of new UK SVoD sign-ups in Q4 2020
Analysts suggest 53.3 per cent of British households are now Prime members, an increase of almost 2 million households during the year
Liberty Global’s Malone says Apple could dominate the streaming space
Malone says he thinks Apple, Amazon and Roku could dominate streaming landscape
Amazon Prime Video Channels launches in Spain, Italy and Netherlands
Already available in the UK and France
Amazon Web Services exceeds operating income expectations in Q3
AWS generated around 57 per cent of Amazon's operating income during the quarter.
Is Amazon preparing to bid on Italy’s Champions League rights?
Company reportedly "determined to win part" of the rights package.
Is Amazon’s IMDb TV preparing to launch in the UK?
Streamer actively recruiting someone to head up the service's UK launch
Is Amazon trying to score rugby international rights?
Streamer reportedly considering bidding for the Eight Nations tournament
Amazon donates £1.5 million to Film and TV Charity’s Covid-19 fund
"It is essential for us to help community through this pandemic," said Amazon Studios boss Jennifer Salke
Amazon launches new livestream service using same tech as Twitch
New service enables broadcasters and OTT providers to set up live, low-latency interactive video streams for web and mobile apps
New Amazon Watch Party feature lets 100 viewers stream together
New feature is available on PC desktop
Amazon adds new media analysis features to Rekognition Video
Allow users to execute workflows such as content preparation and ad insertion, and add ‘binge-markers’ to content at scale in the Cloud
Havas Media Group: UK streaming up 4 per cent during last two weeks
"The entertaining content provided by streaming platforms like Netflix and Amazon Prime is playing an increasingly valuable role"