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Here’s Amazon’s plan for generating original content for Prime Video

If you fancy yourself as the next David O. Russell or Aaron Sorkin but continue to find enough excuses to avoid actually getting started with your screenplay, how about kicking things off today using a new writing tool from Amazon.
Movies & TV

Amazon’s Back to the Future 30th anniversary celebration is totally McFly

Marty and Doc are coming to Amazon Prime! In celebration of the 30th anniversary of Back to the Future, Amazon is allowing Prime members to stream or download the trilogy for free for the entire month of October.

Amazon Prime Music bolsters catalog with new Universal Music deal

Universal Music has inked a new deal with Amazon that allows millions of Prime subscribers access to some of their favorite artists, including Drake, Lorde, Katy Perry, Maroon 5, and more.
Home Theater

Amazon Prime Instant Video vs. Netflix vs. Hulu 2:28

Trying to figure out which subscription service to use while sticking to a frugal entertainment budget? Check out our updated 2015 breakdown of the three most popular streaming video services.

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.
Movies & TV

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.

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…

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.
Buying Guides

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’ 1:52

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…