Disney struck a deal with LG Electronics USA which will allow it to stream 3D movies directly to consumers who buy broadband-connected TVs.
Verizon ( NYSE: VZ ) and Redbox want to distribute live TV networks to high-speed Internet users nationwide, in addition to renting viewers DVDs and movie downloads, Redbox parent Coinstar disclosed in
Boxee is talking to small cable operators about using its Internet video set-top and live TV adapter as an alternative for distributing traditional pay TV programming to subscribers. Boxee VP of
Four months after shutting down what it had described as a "personal TV" service, Sezmi Corp. has sold its assets to Prague-based Kit Digital. Sezmi had boasted that it would topple cable companies
After attempting to court cable TV operators and programmers, Boxee is encouraging viewers to cut the cord on pay TV subscriptions and rely on a device that will allow it to deliver a combination of
Cisco ( Nasdaq: CSCO ) may face new competition in the set-top space from consumer electronics devices such as Microsoft's ( Nasdaq: MSFT ) Xbox and broadband connected TVs that can deliver cable
Charter Communications ( Nasdaq: CHTR ) is the first pay TV provider to integrate online video content from Netflix ( Nasdaq: NFLX ), Amazon ( Nasdaq: AMZN ) and Hulu with its TV Everywhere portal. The
Rather than viewing online video as a threat, Cablevision ( NYSE: CVC ) thinks Netflix ( Nasdaq: NFLX ), Hulu and other over-the-top video providers could help it retain subscribers and control
Viewsonic said it is abandoning plans to build a TV embedded with software from over-the-top video company Boxee.
Viewsonic announced a 46-inch Boxee TV at CES in January.
DirecTV ( Nasdaq: DTV ) struck a deal Wednesday with NDS to use the company's VideoGuard Connect digital rights management product to deliver over-the top video to subscribers, but the DBS provider