"Dora the Explorer" is coming to Amazon Prime Instant Video. Amazon said Tuesday it agreed to license the hit kids' show and others from Viacom.
Amazon introduced Login with Amazon, a new service enabling its 200 million-plus active customers to efficiently and securely sign in to applications, games and websites. According to Amazon, the service will enable its developer partners to slash consumer sign-in friction, in turn driving engagement and purchase conversion.
Amazon introduced Engagement Reports, a free, zero-integration service promising Appstore for Android developer partners expanded insight into application usage and performance.
Amazon's Appstore for Android is now open for business in close to 200 additional nations across the globe, an expansion timed to coincide with the worldwide rollout of the digital commerce giant's Android-powered Kindle Fire HD tablet.
This week, while the broadcast networks' prime time schedules are winding down for summer, Netflix will add a new season of "Arrested Development" to its library. And with the franchise's built-in fan base, the new season is about the closest thing to a sure bet currently found in original online video production.
Devices running Google's Android generated 52 percent of all mobile advertising impressions across the Millennial Media network during the first quarter of 2013, jumping from 49 percent in the year-ago quarter.
Amazon launched Coins, a new virtual currency designed to drive purchases from its Appstore for Android.
Amazon is developing a high-end 3D smartphone as part of a wider push into mobile and hardware, according to a Wall Street Journal report, the latest indication that a smartphone is coming from the e-commerce giant and Kindle purveyor.
Executives at some of the largest media companies weighed in on several online video topics during quarterly earnings teleconferences this week. They were asked by stock analysts about topics such as Aereo's online distribution of TV signals and Netflix's plans to be more selective about the programming it licenses.
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