RCA's broadband video box delivers a promising combination of Akimbo and Movielink video content, but slow download speeds and potentially expensive pay-per-view pricing limit its appeal.
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The movie streaming service from Foxtel will drop its fees to AU$9.99 per month from August 17.
Video-game streaming service says it will cut the volume on 30-minute blocks of video when unauthorized audio content is detected.
Dendy's own VOD offering will kick off operations in early August, with videos available to rent or buy from AU$5.99.
Seamus and Nic look at what's happening with the various video streaming services operating in Australia.
The new VOD service will allow for contract free streaming rental or download-to-own purchases of movies and TV.
Starting with one for MTV and MTV2, they build on the company's current "second screen" apps and add on-demand video, plus new webisode-style series. But most of it is only for people who already pay.
The VOD model helps bolster hit shows such as HBO's "Game of Thrones," as well as creating a platform for new niche programming, CEO Jeff Bewkes tells investors.
Vimeo's got a new way for content creators to charge for their videos, which can now either be sold or rented. It replaces a digital "tip jar."