PS3 users can get access to movies including "The Avengers" and "Skyfall." A separate app will launch for the PlayStation Vita in the coming weeks.
"Mission: Impossible -- Ghost Protocol" and "The Hunger Games" will be among the films available on the PlayStation 3 and, this spring, the PlayStation Vita.
Epix, the pay TV service owned by Viacom, Lionsgate and MGM, has licensed movies such as the "Avengers" and "Ironman" for Amazon's Prime Instant Video service.
While not a must-have upgrade for Samsung BlackJack II owners, the Samsung Epix expands the capabilities and usability of the messaging-centric smartphone with the addition of a touch screen, optical mouse, and Wi-Fi.
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The Cupertino company is in talks to bring films from Epix to its forthcoming TV set, according to rumours.
The Samsung Epix isn't a major overhaul of the Samsung BlackJack II, but the smartphone brings some nice design and feature additions.
It's a major move for Netflix, and undoubtedly a nice cash infusion for Epix, which has struggled to get carriage deals from traditional cable operators.
AT&T announces the Samsung Epix smartphone, featuring a touch screen, optical mouse, and Windows Mobile 6.1.
Sony has announced the slate of entertainment apps that will be available on the PlayStation 4 at launch.