As with the iPad version, full episodes of some of the network's top shows are available to stream to the iPhone.
Amazon is offering popular shows from the A&E, Lifetime, Bio, and History channels and notes it has more than doubled its video selection over the past year.
Social networks are poised to become even more personal as they become a vehicle for e-commerce, too, predicts the co-founder of a payment processing startup.
New orders for Amazon's new HDMI streaming stick, which aims to take on competing devices like the Google Chromecast and Roku Streaming Stick, won't ship till January 16.
The $39 device will let users stream a wide range of content, including Netflix, Prime Instant Video, and Hulu Plus.
iPad owners can now watch shows from A&E, History, and Lifetime for free through three new apps.
Dish's coming Internet-delivered TV service will offer channels like Travel and Food Network from programmer Scripps alongside networks owned by Disney and A+E.
Services such as Netflix and YouTube have replaced catalogs of DVDs and VHS tapes in the modern home entertainment center.
What? No more "Dog the Bounty Hunter" or "Ice Road Truckers" on Netflix? Netflix seems much more interested nowadays in dramatic serials than unscripted fare.
US District Court Judge Denise Cote originally took issue with the settlement because Apple could end up only paying $70 million.