Amazon Prime

Amazon boss admits Top Gear hosts were ‘very, very, very expensive’

Although he declined to say precisely how much Clarkson, Hammond and May will get for their upcoming Prime car show, Amazon boss Jeff Bezos admitted it was a "very, very, very expensive deal" for the company.


Take a look at the new pilot episodes on Amazon Original Series

In the world of Amazon Instant Video, shows can succeed or fail based on audience reactions to the pilot episodes, and there are two new programs up for Prime members' consideration.

Movies & TV

Crank up the A/C and stay in with the best streaming movies on Amazon Prime

Amazon Prime gives subscribers access to a host of great movies, and we've compiled a list of the absolute best titles available via the streaming service.

Movies & TV

Amazon changes the rules for Prime benefits sharing

Before the start of this month, new sign-ups to Amazon Prime could share the service's benefits with four other adults. In a move it hopes will ultimately lead to more sign-ups, the e-commerce company has restricted it to one other adult for new members.


Good news! Ex-Top Gear hosts Clarkson, Hammond, and May to do Amazon car show

Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond, and James May will make a car show for Amazon Prime, set to begin streaming next year and run for three seasons. Expect each episode to end on a bombshell.


Amazon expands Prime Music availability, now available in the U.K.

It may often be ignored in favor of more full-featured streaming solutions like Spotify, but Amazon's Prime Music has plenty to offer, especially if you're already a Prime member, and now it's available in the U.K.


Amazon tries to one-up Black Friday with ‘Prime Day’

The hashtag #PrimeDayFail saw plenty of action on Twitter on Wednesday, but for Amazon its day of deals appears to have been a big success, so much so, in fact, that it's going to become an annual event.


Save a load of cash with our one-click guide to the best Amazon Prime Day deals

Good deals are easy to come by, but finding great deals is a different story. Here are our favorite deals highlighting Amazon Prime Day, from cameras to high-res audio players.

Amazon’s new Prime Day celebration promises ‘more deals than Black Friday’

Amazon's celebrating its 20th birthday with a special day of sales that promises "more deals than Black Friday." In truth, it looks like a shrewd move to boost its Prime membership numbers, though existing members may well find an attractive bargain or two.


Amazon’s Prime Now heads out of the U.S., offering one-hour deliveries in London

After launching its Prime Now one-hour delivery service in December 2014, Amazon has slowly but steadily increasing the cities in which the service is available. Now Prime Now has expanded out of the U.S., bringing one-hour deliveries to London.


Amazon grabs the rights to Kevin Spacey’s new movie Elvis & Nixon

The video streaming giant has acquired Elvis & Nixon, which delves into the historic 1970 meeting between King and the former president. Amazon will release the film exclusively in theaters before it's made available online.

Movies & TV

Amazon beats Netflix to the punch: HDR streaming now available to Prime members

The latest big thing in video may not be 4K UHD resolution, but High Dynamic Range (HDR) which offers more realistic color, and better contrast. Now Amazon has become the first service to stream HDR content with its original series Mozart in the Jungle.

Home Theater

Put on your brown shorts: Amazon wants to enlist you to to deliver packages

Amazon is always looking for ways to get packages to customers faster, and in its efforts to do so, it seems that the company may be looking into a service to allow normal people to deliver packages.


Need something to watch? Here are our 40 favorite free shows on Amazon Prime

There's more to an Amazon Prime account than just free, two-day shipping. Check out our favorite TV shows currently streaming on Amazon Instant video, whether you're into over-the-top comedies, stellar sci-fi, or cringe-worthy dramas.

Movies & TV

Amazon makes Prime even better, offers same-day delivery for free in certain areas

Amazon has added yet another benefit for members of its $99 per year Prime service: same-day delivery is now free for Prime members in 14 metro areas across the U.S for orders of $35 or more.