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.
Hulu's plans to come to the UK have stalled, with ITV pulling out of talks. Get your finger out, ITV
Virgin Media's new online player will take the battle to both Sky and the BBC's on-demand offerings
Amazon's online video will now be available in HD on a variety of devices, including TiVo DVRs and Roku's Digital Video Player.
Users of Roku's digital video player will now have access to more than 40,000 movie and TV titles through the Amazon Video on Demand service.
The pay-per-view online video service is the box's first move beyond Netflix. The service, formerly known as Amazon Unbox, offers more than 40,000 movies and TV shows.
The free service allows anyone to track down shows and movies available from video-streaming services and broadcast TV, while subscribers can do much more.
Sony says controversial movie was rented or purchased online more than 2 million times, making it the studio's most successful online release ever.
By releasing the controversial film on the Internet before it hits theaters, Sony has turned the comedy into Hollywood's first mainstream testbed for delivering movies straight to your home.
The show about nothing means something to Hulu, which reports say may be paying between $700,000 and $1 million per episode..