Is Amazon’s Video Direct a Challenge to the Video Whoppers- YouTube or Vimeo?

Amazon is all set to take on YouTube, Netflix, Vimeo and other online video platforms. The retail company launched its online video services where users can upload videos and be paid royalties as well. The viewers can watch the videos for free, buy or rent the content with advertisements. The Prime members of Amazon can benefit an ad free version with additional benefits. The company offers access to proficient television shows and movies through Prime Video.

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Tubi TV – Watch Movies and TV shows for Free

Free video streaming services are now giving paid subscriptions like Netflix and Hulu some competition. The new services that are coming up are based on a completely different model than Netflix, Hulu or Amazon. These services do not rely on subscriptions for their profitability. Their claim to fame is the fact that they are free and are supported by ads instead of paid memberships. A popular streaming service is Tubi TV which has a massive library.

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YouTube Red Showcases its First Episodes of Original Series

Original shows which have been made for YouTube’s subscription service YouTube Red have now been released. This is YouTube’s step into the war of original programming. YouTube has announced that the first four Red Originals will be premiering on February 10th. The service is available in US only. The YouTube Red users will be able to exclusively stream the four programs which are Scare PewDiePie, A Trip to Unicorn Island, Lazer Team and Dance Camp.

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Sling TV Is Here – Watch out Old TV

Sling TV has come up with a refreshing approach in its campaign where it boldly demeans the traditional ways of watching TV like cable and satellite TV. If you have seen the latest ad of Sling TV, you will surely be able to relate with the ways in which we get caught in the old TV set up.

The advertisement shows how anyone who uses cable TV or satellite to watch television is caught up in contracts, hidden costs, paying for ...

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Top Netflix Alternatives

Netflix is becoming quite synonymous to video streaming. The company has unarguably secured the top spot in the industry. Netflix provides a perfect mix of movies, TV shows and original content at a good price. It is supported by most of the devices which makes it easy for the users. So while Netflix is one of the best, there are many other programs that are equally great. Some of these programs work on a subscription model while others are ad-supported, ...

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MPAA in Action – YiFy and Popcorn Time Goes Dark

The Motion Picture Association of America won court orders in Canada and New Zealand to shut down the BitTorrent piracy sites of YiFy/YTS and Popcorn Time. October 23, 2015 saw the last of Popcorn time when the site was shut down, citing internal issues as the reason for the shutdown. The same thing happened to the popular BitTorrent site, YTS/YiFy that closed down without any notifications. Both the sites are not going to come back as the operators are ...

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