1. Netflix nears 100 million subscribers after record quarter

    Netflix nears 100 million subscribers after record quarter

    The company's total subscriber count is 93 million, strengthening its lead over rival streaming services like Amazon Prime Video.

    Thu, 19 Jan 2017, 11:48am
  2. Record labels and streaming services announce support for hi-res music

    Record labels and streaming services announce support for hi-res music

    Pandora, Rhapsody/Napster and HD Tracks join Universal, Sony and Warner Music Group in supporting hi-res music. But Apple Music and Spotify were both absent from the announcement.

    Mon, 09 Jan 2017, 03:54pm
  3. Streaming video revenues overtake DVD sales for the first time

    Streaming video revenues overtake DVD sales for the first time

    Revenue from streaming film and TV on platforms like Netflix and Amazon Prime has overtaken that from sales of their physical counterparts for the first time.

    Fri, 06 Jan 2017, 01:10pm
  4. Arcam rPlay adds hi-res music streaming and multi-room to any audio system

    Arcam rPlay adds hi-res music streaming and multi-room to any audio system

    Arcam's rSeries continues to grow apace and the latest addition to the family is this, the £399 rPlay, a nifty little box that can add hi-res streaming and multiroom capability to any audio system.

    Thu, 05 Jan 2017, 11:29pm
  5. Tidal adds hi-res audio streams with 'Tidal Masters'

    Tidal adds hi-res audio streams with 'Tidal Masters'

    The streaming service has used MQA technology to enable high-resolution music streams.

    Thu, 05 Jan 2017, 02:59pm
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  7. BBC and ITV launch BritBox for watching UK shows in the US

    BBC and ITV launch BritBox for watching UK shows in the US

    The subscription service will be ad-free, showing classic British shows as well as television series as soon as 24 hours after airing in the UK.

    Tue, 13 Dec 2016, 03:23pm
  8. The Grand Tour is the most pirated TV programme in history

    The Grand Tour is the most pirated TV programme in history

    The first episode has been illegally downloaded or streamed 7.9m times, overtaking Game Of Thrones in terms of number of illegal downloads, and potentially losing Amazon around £3.2m.

    Mon, 12 Dec 2016, 02:52pm
  9. Netflix launches a new VR service

    Netflix launches a new VR service

    The app allows you to watch television in a virtual reality living room, although some users have complained of their phones overheating.

    Mon, 12 Dec 2016, 12:40pm
  10. You can now buy family plans on Amazon Music Unlimited

    You can now buy family plans on Amazon Music Unlimited

    You can have up to six users on the service, playable through smartphones, Fire tablets, and Echo and Echo Dot speakers

    Thu, 08 Dec 2016, 03:17pm
  11. Yes, you can watch Planet Earth II in 4K Ultra HD (briefly)

    Yes, you can watch Planet Earth II in 4K Ultra HD (briefly)

    The BBC will stream a four-minute Ultra HD and HDR clip of Planet Earth II via iPlayer from today, featuring jaguars, tiny animals, and a particularly red frog. You'll be able to view it on all compatible televisions until early next year.

    Thu, 08 Dec 2016, 09:50am

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