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Amazon’s fall pilot season to test 6 projects, feature big-name casts and crews

With Amazon's fall pilot season almost here, the online retail giant has announced its lineup of six pilots. Each project boasts a talented cast and crew, with high-profile players involved including Sacha Baron Cohen, Louis CK, and even…
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Amazon discounts Prime membership to celebrate Emmy success

Amazon celebrates the success of its original series Transparent, which won five separate awards at this year's 67th annual Emmys, with a one day only special on Prime: $67 for a year.
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The 2015 Emmys featured Amazon topping Netflix, but HBO was still untouchable

Amazon topped Netflix at the 2015 Emmys, winning two major primetime awards. However, the rival streaming services couldn't keep up with HBO; the network/streamer won 43 awards in an impressively dominant performance.

Amazon’s so-called ‘Top Gear’ program could be named ‘Gear Knobs’

A new report claims that Amazon's upcoming automotive show starring Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond, and James May could be called Gear Knobs. The program is likely to air late next year.
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Amazon’s new Fire TVs support Alexa voice controls and 4K video streaming

Amazon has introduced a new Fire TV set top box, a Fire TV stick, and a special Gaming Edition of the Fire TV that comes with a controller and two games. The three new streaming devices arrive in October and can be pre-ordered now.

Amazon spearheads Kindle revival with $50 Fire tablet, and new 8-inch and 10-inch slates

Amazon has launched a new range of Fire tablets, starting with the new $50 Fire, and continuing with an 8-inch, a 10-inch, and a Kids Edition slate. All are available for pre-order now.
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Grab an Appletini: Sex and the City is is now on Amazon Prime

All six season of iconic HBO show Sex and the City, which followed the life of sex columnist Carrie Bradshaw and her three best friends as single women in New York City, are now available on Amazon Prime Instant Video.
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Sony expands HDR support for 2015 4K UHD TVs, strikes content deal with Amazon

Sony has expanded the number of 4K UHD TV models that will soon get a firmware update to support HDR. But there's a catch: HDR support will, for the time being at least, be limited to specialty content from Amazon.
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Watch: The ’80s come alive in new Amazon series Red Oaks

Red Oaks, a new original series from Amazon, takes you back to '80s coming-of-age dramedies, as shown in the newly-released trailer for the show which puts the era's big hair and cheesy music on full display.

Amazon finally snuffs out the Fire Phone

Amazon's finally given up on the Fire Phone – the company confirmed Wednesday it's sold through its inventory of Fire Phone stock and has no plans at the current time to replenish stock.

Amazon to feed Prime members via new restaurant delivery service

Amazon has officially launched a new speedy delivery service that takes freshly cooked meals from a restaurant's kitchen to your door in less than an hour. The service launches in Seattle though could expand to other cities before too long.
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Netflix has a new nemesis as Hulu cuts commercials, hooks huge shows

Netflix may be the prom queen of the streaming marketplace, but Hulu's new ad-free tier makes the service a serious contender in the cutthroat genre. Find out why, in many ways, Hulu is the new service to watch.