The Redbox app is useful for renting movies and managing your account, but for streaming movies, Netflix has a bigger catalog.
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Mark Horak, the former president of the Americas at Warner Bros. Home Entertainment, will join the DVD-rental kiosk company in March.
The fledging joint venture from Redbox, the DVD-rental kiosk company, and Verizon adds another device to push its catalog of streaming movies straight to TVs.
Redbox Instant adds yet another streaming-video service to Roku, plus the ability to check out DVDs from Redbox kiosks.
The streaming and DVD rental business wants to carve out a niche for movie lovers, but it's saddled with a confusing service.
The app lets you look at featured content, browse for movies, find a Redbox near you, or watch instantly.
Officially out of private beta, the new movie streaming service is available to all.
The streaming service that's aimed to compete with Netflix rolls out a private beta inviting users to test the service for free for one month.
Leaked details reveal that Verizon's service, which aims to compete with Netflix, could get introduced in a couple weeks and cost as little as $6 per month.
BlackBerry London details leak, Sony gets a new leader, and Redbox thinks a deal with Warner Bros. is a stinker.