| Apr 16, 2014
| 10:30 AM
AdRise, a content distribution and advertising startup, is launching Tubi TV, a free, ad-supported video-on-demand service stocked with 20,000 licensed TV shows and movies.
The company is positioning Tubi TV as an alternative to subscription services...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 3:06 PM
After years of rumors, Amazon.com could finally be getting into the smartphone business.
The Wall Street Journal reported that the Seattle e-commerce giant will release a smartphone in the second half of the year, citing people briefed on the company'...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 9:58 AM
Amazon.com has sent out invitations to members of the media for an April 2 event at which the company is expected to unveil a video-streaming device.
The online retailer is scheduled to hold the event in New York at 8 a.m. PDT, according to a screenshot...
| Mar 31, 2014
| 6:30 PM
A week from today, WWE will release an important number: The first batch of subscribers who have paid $10 a month to watch its WWE Network.
It's a certainty that the figure -- no matter how big or small -- will be closely analyzed by Wall Street, the...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 8:30 AM
The tech world's favorite guessing game can finally be put to rest.
A long-anticipated set-top box Amazon is expected to unveil at a press conference Wednesday is in fact an indoor drone, according to sources. The device will wirelessly deliver films, TV...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 11:53 AM
Amazon.com on Wednesday jumped into the crowded world of video-streaming devices by announcing the Fire TV, a $99 set-top box.
The Amazon Fire TV will now go head to head against the Apple TV, the Google Chromecast and four Roku devices. These devices...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 11:25 AM
Amazon.com will reportedly roll out a video-streaming device next month that will compete with Roku, Google's Chromecast and Apple TV.
The Seattle retailer will begin selling the gadget in early April from its own website as well through Best Buy and...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 1:54 PM
Online recipe organization. Maybe, like me, you're new to it. Even though I work with recipes professionally, I've been hesitant to go completely digital. I'm used to working from books. Paper is comforting to me.
So the other day, when I found I...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Wrestling fans jostling to sign up for the new WWE Network online service swamped the servers of the company's technology provider, MLB Advanced Media -- blocking many subscribers from registering for the over-the-top package earlier Monday.
In a tweet...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 9:19 PM
A car show fundraising event will be held next month in Aurora to benefit a charity that connects therapy dogs with United States veterans battling post-traumatic stress disorder.
The fundraiser was organized by Wendy Meyers, a Plainfield woman whose...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Amazon.com sells diapers, makes Kindles, delivers groceries, streams music and produces its own shows. Has it also become a smartphone maker?
The e-commerce juggernaut is set to launch a new device at a media event in Seattle at 10:30 a.m. PDT...