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Coronavirus COVID-19 lockdown: Amazon Prime restricts streaming to SD until April 14

As the country remains under lockdown to curb the spread of coronavirus, online video streaming platform Amazon Prime Video on Wednesday (March 25, 2020) announced that all videos on the platform will be restricted to stream only in Standard Definition (SD) to reduce the strain on the network.

Mar 25, 2020, 20:06 PM IST

Streaming platforms gain more popularity than ever

At the same time, Twitch`s market shares stooped a little. But, it found a new path as the platform launched non-gaming categories recently. 

Jan 10, 2020, 19:56 PM IST

Netflix unveils mobile plan in India at Rs 199 per month

This is Netflix's fourth Indian plan, in addition to the existing basic, standard and premium plans which are priced between Rs 499 and Rs 799.

Jul 24, 2019, 17:27 PM IST

Amazon delivering over 10mn items in a day in US

In an earnings call in April, Brian Olsavsky, Chief Financial Officer (CFO) at Amazon, announced the company's plan of investing $800 million and building most of this one-day Prime delivery capacity throughout 2019.

Jun 04, 2019, 15:57 PM IST

Films providing larger than life experience can bring people to theatre: Raima Sen

The 'Parineeta' actor was replying to a question on audience loyalty towards the big screen following the emergence of the digital media.

Feb 13, 2019, 20:52 PM IST

Delhi HC dismisses plea to regulate Netflix, Amazon Prime video content

An NGO Justice for Rights Foundation, had filed the  plea in the court.

Feb 08, 2019, 13:59 PM IST

Abhishek Bachchan makes his digital debut with Breathe

Amazon Prime Video today announced that it has commenced the production of an all-new season of the Prime Original Series, Breathe. Created by Abundantia Entertainment, the second season of the hugely successful show also marks the digital streaming on-screen debut of Bollywood star Abhishek Bachchan. The show will continue to be directed by Mayank Sharma and he, along with Bhavani Iyer, Vikram Tuli and Arshad Syed, have helmed the narrative as writers of the show. Actor Amit Sadh returns in his award-winning role as Kabir Sawant.

Dec 15, 2018, 00:33 AM IST

Ali Fazal's personal connection with 'Mirzapur'

Actor Ali Fazal, who will soon be seen in "Mirzapur", has a personal connection with the web series.

Nov 17, 2018, 00:24 AM IST

Rasika Dugal spills the beans about her character in Mirzapur

Bollywood actress Rasika Dugal who is all set to play the character of Beena Tripathi, wife to the dreaded gangster Kaleen Bhaiya aka Pankaj Tripathi in the much-anticipated web series Mirzapur, talks about her boldest scenes in the series.

Nov 13, 2018, 22:18 PM IST

Ali Fazal prepared for 'Mirzapur' by 'chilling' at gun shops

Actor Ali Fazal immersed himself in his "Mirzapur" character Guddu Pandit by "chilling" at gun stores in Banaras.

Nov 13, 2018, 00:29 AM IST

Plea in Delhi HC to regulate Netflix, Amazon Prime Video content

NGO Justice for Rights Foundation, in its plea, has claimed that online media streaming platforms, also including Hotstar, show content which is "unregulated and uncertified" for public viewing.

Oct 15, 2018, 17:01 PM IST

Shilpa Shetty's talks about her sister

Actress-entrepreneur Shilpa Shetty Kundra says her sister and actress Shamita Shetty doesn't take her advice seriously.

Sep 25, 2018, 21:12 PM IST

Flipkart unveils loyalty programme to counter Amazon Prime

Amazon launched Prime, its global loyalty programme that offers free, faster shipping and free music and video streaming services, in India in 2016.

Aug 02, 2018, 13:19 PM IST

Vodafone offers one year of Amazon Prime with Red postpaid plans

The annual Amazon Prime membership can be activated through the Vodafone Play app. 

Jun 25, 2018, 13:15 PM IST

Amazon in eye of storm for depicting incorrect map of India

The brochure for a company event scheduled for earlier this week in Mumbai had an incorrect map of India. 

May 12, 2018, 16:41 PM IST

Amazon says over 5 billion items shipped in 2017 via Prime

The e-commerce giant, which revealed its Prime shipment numbers for the first time, did not give comparable full-year shipment number for 2016.

Jan 02, 2018, 23:42 PM IST

Amazon Prime Membership: Here's how to avail Free Trials

Students are also eligible (with .edu email) for getting a 6 month trial of Amazon Prime Student which is lets them enjoy the benefit of Prime in addition to special student specific offers at half price.

Jul 10, 2017, 23:24 PM IST

Amazon to keep investing in tech, infra in India: Bezos

Global e-commerce major Amazon will keep investing in the Indian market to strengthen technology and infrastructure as it looks to overtake local rival Flipkart.

Apr 28, 2017, 13:22 PM IST

Amazon revenue soars as cloud, retail businesses dominate Inc`s retail and cloud-computing sales rose in the first quarter, inching above Wall Street`s expectations and sending the company`s shares to an all-time high in extended trading.

Apr 28, 2017, 11:04 AM IST

Amazon seals deal with Green Gold Animation for Prime members

E-commerce giant Amazon today said it has signed an exclusive multi-year content deal with Green Gold Animation to stream kids' entertainment on its upcoming video-on-demand service, Amazon Prime Video.

Oct 13, 2016, 16:07 PM IST