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Amazon Prime said to bring streaming music this Summer

Amazon Prime said to bring streaming music this Summer

Amazon Prime is about to get an addition to its platform, according to sources. Streaming Music is set to be offered up to Prime members, rounding out the option to purchase or stream movies and buy Kindle books via the service. Launching as early as next month, it may not be as interesting an offer as some others.

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Roku, Kindle and Fire TV get NFL Now access

Roku, Kindle and Fire TV get NFL Now access

Access to sports content of various sorts has always been a sticky subject for cord-cutters -- those who eschew traditional cable for set-top boxes and video streaming services. For NFL fans, that issue has been addressed in part by the National Football League, which today revealed that both Roku and Amazon has become distribution partners for NFL Now.

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HBO shows hit Amazon Prime Instant Video (but no GoT)

HBO shows hit Amazon Prime Instant Video (but no GoT)

HBO shows have turned up on Amazon Prime Instant Video for the first time, with titles like The Sopranos, The Wire, Band of Brothers, and more all available for those subscribing to the retailer's on-demand service. The deal sees a mixture of full seasons, select current episodes, movies, and one-off specials from HBO added to Amazon's catalog, having previously only been offered to HBO subscribers themselves.

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Apple sued most in 2013, patent trolls to blame

Apple sued most in 2013, patent trolls to blame

When we discuss lawsuits in technology, the conversation tends to migrate toward Samsung and Apple. Though that’s a headline-making squabble, it’s not the only one Apple has been dealing with. According to a new report, Apple was sued more than any other tech company in 2013. Even more surprising is who’s in second place.

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Amazon Fire TV brings in Grand Theft Auto franchise, Twitch

Amazon Fire TV brings in Grand Theft Auto franchise, Twitch

Amazon’s Fire TV has a very strong gaming angle, which is evident by their in-house game development studio. With a proprietary controller, Fire TV makes a case for itself as a gaming platform along with the Amazon marketplace. Today, they announce that Rockstar is bringing several of their Grand Theft Auto titles to the Fire TV, and Twitch will get the nod as well.

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