Google's opened up its Play Movies & TV service to the iPhone, iPad and iPod touch, but it doesn't let you buy or rent anything -- you have to do that elsewhere.
Company commemorates the auspicious occasion of its final film rental by capturing the moment for posterity.
Rest in peace, Blockbuster stores. Long live Redbox, libraries, streaming services, and other alternatives.
New York's attorney general releases a report detailing the impact of short-term rentals on New York City. Airbnb says the conclusions "rely on incomplete and outdated information."
The new-look ITV Player includes the option to watch ITV shows without the pesky adverts, with rentals alongside catch-up episodes.
The halt of Verizon's streaming-video joint venture with Redbox shows the challenges new entrants face against Netflix and its ilk, which have already moved onto their next act.
Rented computers had software on them that was used to surreptitiously log key strokes, capture screen shots and take photos of people who were late on payments, FTC says.
A Magid survey found more people report going to Google's video site to watch television shows than Netflix or Hulu.
Most cities would die for the problems San Francisco is having. But with so many techies flooding the city, the cost of renting or buying a place to live is soaring.
An online marketplace that celebrates and sells creations by homeless and disabled artists has turned to Kickstarter for help expanding its do-good reach.