Faster Forward: Online Video


Posted at 10:12 AM ET, 09/26/2011

Netflix, DreamWorks sign a deal

Netflix and DreamWorks

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  10:12 AM ET, 09/26/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Online video

Posted at 03:51 PM ET, 09/23/2011

Dish, Blockbuster introduce Movie Pass

Blockbuster introduces a streaming video and disc-by-mail service for Dish subscribers.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  03:51 PM ET, 09/23/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Online Video

Posted at 03:56 PM ET, 09/15/2011

YouTube offers new editing tools

YouTube is now offering a basic suite of editing tools on its site.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  03:56 PM ET, 09/15/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Google, online video

Posted at 06:38 PM ET, 09/01/2011

Starz cuts ties with Netflix

Faster Forward: Starz is pulling out of Netflix, leaving streaming much less worthwhile

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  06:38 PM ET, 09/01/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Online video

Posted at 09:59 AM ET, 08/30/2011

Netflix plans to change on Thursday

Netflix users have a choice to make this week, as the company’s deadline for changing its rates hits.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  09:59 AM ET, 08/30/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  online video

Posted at 10:14 AM ET, 08/23/2011

Facebook launches Miramax eXperience app

Facebook users can now watch full-length Miramax movies online.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  10:14 AM ET, 08/23/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Facebook, Online Video

Posted at 03:58 PM ET, 08/22/2011

Hulu bids due this week

Bids for Hulu are due Wednesday, and many major players — Yahoo, Google, Amazon — are said to considering bids

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  03:58 PM ET, 08/22/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Online video

Posted at 10:41 AM ET, 08/02/2011

Zediva faces shut down order

U.S. judge says Zediva, the video service that played physical DVDs online, has to close down.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  10:41 AM ET, 08/02/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Online video

Posted at 03:03 PM ET, 07/27/2011

Online video: How do you watch?

A new Nielson report shows that half of all Netflix users connect through game consoles.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  03:03 PM ET, 07/27/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Gaming, Online Video, Digital Culture

Posted at 08:42 AM ET, 07/27/2011

Fox to lock up Hulu, online videos for eight days

Fox will require authentication to see episodes online for eight days.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  08:42 AM ET, 07/27/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Online video

Posted at 11:40 AM ET, 07/22/2011

Apple to bid for Hulu?

Apple has reportedly entered the bidding for Hulu

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  11:40 AM ET, 07/22/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Apple, Online video

Posted at 10:11 AM ET, 07/14/2011

Netflix to stream on 3DS, but how many customers will stay?

Right in the middle of a maelstrom of bad press for Netflix, Nintendo announced that the video service can now be streamed onto its handheld console, the 3DS.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  10:11 AM ET, 07/14/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Online video, Gaming, digital culture

Posted at 02:51 PM ET, 07/13/2011

Netflix, Blockbuster, Redbox: Weighing your options

Netflix rate hikes have some users reevaluating their video options.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  02:51 PM ET, 07/13/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Online video, Digital culture

Posted at 09:01 AM ET, 07/13/2011

Netflix faces backlash over price changes

Irate Netflix customers are making their opinions heard across the Web.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  09:01 AM ET, 07/13/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Online video, streaming

Posted at 02:24 PM ET, 07/01/2011

Report: Google in early talks for Hulu

Google, Yahoo and Microsoft have all been mentioned as potential buyers for the Internet streaming video service.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  02:24 PM ET, 07/01/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Google, Microsoft, Yahoo, Online video

Posted at 03:41 PM ET, 06/23/2011

Netflix gives option for lower-quality, lower-consumption video

Netflix customers can choose lower-quality video to stay under data caps

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  03:41 PM ET, 06/23/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Online video

Posted at 12:05 PM ET, 06/23/2011

Hulu Plus comes to six Android phones

The Nexus One, HTC Inspire 4G

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  12:05 PM ET, 06/23/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mobile, Online video

Posted at 08:52 AM ET, 06/20/2011

Netflix hit with outage Sunday night

The online streaming site is restoring services after an outage Sunday night.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  08:52 AM ET, 06/20/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Online Video

Posted at 09:10 AM ET, 05/25/2011

YouTube users upload two days of video per minute

The site released some interesting statistics in honor of its sixth birthday.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  09:10 AM ET, 05/25/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Google, Online Video

Posted at 04:53 PM ET, 05/09/2011

YouTube expands movie rentals

YouTube will offer 3,000 more movie titles for rent, for users inside the U.S.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  04:53 PM ET, 05/09/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Online Video

Posted at 09:37 AM ET, 04/29/2011

Google video chat heads to Android

Google Talk to bring video chat to Android handsets in the next few weeks

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  09:37 AM ET, 04/29/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Google, Online video, Mobile

Posted at 11:01 AM ET, 04/19/2011

Royal wedding to be broadcast on YouTube

The wedding of Britain’s Prince William and Kate Middleton will be live on YouTube

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  11:01 AM ET, 04/19/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Online video

Posted at 10:23 AM ET, 04/18/2011

Google shuttering Google Video

If you still have anything still up on Google Video worth keeping, you’d better move quickly

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  10:23 AM ET, 04/18/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Google, Online Video

Posted at 12:39 PM ET, 04/14/2011

Microsoft releases Kinect controls for Netflix

Starting today, you can control your XBox 360 Netflix account with movements and voice

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  12:39 PM ET, 04/14/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Gaming, Online video

Posted at 01:01 PM ET, 04/08/2011

YouTube rolls out YouTube Live

YouTube announced Friday that it will feature live events

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  01:01 PM ET, 04/08/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Google, Online Video

Posted at 10:21 AM ET, 04/08/2011

Time Warner, Viacom take iPad scuffle to court

Viacom and Time Warner have asked a New York judge to decide whether streaming content on the iPad breaks the cable company’s programming agreements.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  10:21 AM ET, 04/08/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Tablets, Apple, Online video

Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 04/06/2011

‘Mad Men’ coming to Netflix streaming

Lionsgate has reportedly struck a multi-year deal with Netflix to bring Don Draper and the gang to a streaming-video account.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  10:00 AM ET, 04/06/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Online video, Digital culture

Posted at 04:02 PM ET, 04/01/2011

Time Warner makes up for lost iPad channels

Time Warner adds 19 iPad channels to replace the 11 it yanked Thursday.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  04:02 PM ET, 04/01/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Online Video, Tablets

Posted at 09:43 AM ET, 03/24/2011

Netflix apologizes for outage, issues credit

Netflix e-mailed an apology to users affected by an outage Tuesday night and has applied a credit to some accounts.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  09:43 AM ET, 03/24/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Online video

Posted at 01:15 PM ET, 03/16/2011

Zediva offers new approach to online movies

The new service rents a real DVD to watch online.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  01:15 PM ET, 03/16/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Online video

Posted at 05:25 PM ET, 03/15/2011

YouTube acquires Irish video company

YouTube buys Green Parrot Pictures, which has developed technology to make video look better and use less bandwidth

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  05:25 PM ET, 03/15/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  online video, Google

Posted at 12:50 PM ET, 03/03/2011

Nintendo brings Netflix, free hotspots to 3DS

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  12:50 PM ET, 03/03/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Faster Forward | Tags:  gaming, AT&T, netflix, online video