Viiv pairs with DirectTV, GameTap
The search giant--along with Yahoo, Amazon, and DirectTV--is said to be preparing an offer for the streaming service. Hulu will accept initial acquisition bids starting Wednesday.
24/7 Wall Street insists that the BlackBerry brand is at death's door. However, it predicted the same thing in 2012.
Alongside Samsung's CES press conference, Amazon teams up with the Korean computer maker plus Warner, Lionsgate, and others for 4K video. It's not alone: M-Go and Comcast partner with Samsung too.
The Dropbox competitor says it can transfer files up to 10 times faster than before, thanks to a home-grown method for easing the strain on overloaded servers.
With the quality of Netflix's movie library in shabby shape, on-demand movie rentals could be an important category. So far, the cable and satellite providers are whipping Internet guys, says NPD.
Ignore the boring Blu-ray players and clunky home-theater-in-a-box systems. The cool home theater gear at CES 2014 will be sound bars, over-the-air DVRs and new wireless audio products.
Ergen says he wants to change the way ads are delivered to consumers, giving viewers a choice of ads so they can be better targeted.
"The truth is digital and people consuming news and information from all of our digital assets, that's the most important thing for us," the CNN president said.