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05.16.13
The CW will stream TV shows on Apple TV for free, the day after they air
05.16.13

The CW will stream TV shows on Apple TV for free, the day after they air

This week many TV networks are putting on "upfront" where they lay out their content plans for the...

By R. Lawler,   05.16.13
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09.07.12
Amazon says: yes, you can opt out of ads on new Kindle Fire models (update 3: yes, really)
09.07.12

Amazon says: yes, you can opt out of ads on new Kindle Fire models (update 3: yes, really)

The new Kindle Fire range was barely out of the oven before Amazon drew flak for its plans to incl...

By J. Fingas,   09.07.12
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08.31.12
WSJ: Amazon is building an ad-supported tablet (update: two Kindle Fire devices coming next week)
08.31.12

WSJ: Amazon is building an ad-supported tablet (update: two Kindle Fire devices coming next week)

If you can't quite scrounge up the $200 it takes to buy a quality 7-inch slab these days, Amazon m...

By S. Buckley,   08.31.12
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07.13.11
Amazon Kindle 3G gets AT&T-sponsored ad-supported option priced at $139
07.13.11

Amazon Kindle 3G gets AT&T-sponsored ad-supported option priced at $139

Good news: now you can pick up an Amazon Kindle 3G for the same price as the Kindle WiFi. Natural...

By B. Heater,   07.13.11
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04.20.11
Crackle for iOS brings free movies and TV shows to iPads, iPhones
04.20.11

Crackle for iOS brings free movies and TV shows to iPads, iPhones

After appearing on Android, Bravia TV connected platforms, the PS3 and Roku, Sony's Crackle has f...

By R. Lawler,   04.20.11
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03.29.11
Crackle starts streaming all of its free movies to Roku, PS3, Sony TVs and Blu-ray players
03.29.11

Crackle starts streaming all of its free movies to Roku, PS3, Sony TVs and Blu-ray players

Sony's Crackle has had a more successful life so far than its previous iteration as Grouper, stream...

By R. Lawler,   03.29.11
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01.31.11
Boxee names Viewster as first global VOD provider, still no word on Netflix
01.31.11

Boxee names Viewster as first global VOD provider, still no word on Netflix

It looks like Boxee may be punting its deadline for Netflix integration again, but it did throw gl...

By B. Bowers,   01.31.11
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05.07.10
TUAW's Daily App: Solidarity Solitaire
05.07.10

TUAW's Daily App: Solidarity Solitaire

Solidarity Solitaire is a pretty good version of Solitaire on the App Store, and developer Kyle Dav...

By M. Schramm,   05.07.10
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09.17.09
ZillionTV may go around ISPs, take ad-supported streaming video direct to consumers TVs
09.17.09

ZillionTV may go around ISPs, take ad-supported streaming video direct to consumers TVs

Hard to say what this means for the "ISP as distribution partner to ad-supported video service" str...

By R. Lawler,   09.17.09
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