Tag Archives: online streaming

  • Monty Python is Coming to Netflix

    Monty Python is Coming to Netflix

    For the first time, a giant raft of content from the archives of groundbreaking British comedy troupe Monty Python is coming to Netflix, first in the UK and then to the US later this year. For much of the shows, movies, and comedy specials included in the deal, it’s the first time they’ve been available on the […]

  • TCM Select: Library of Classic Films Added to FilmStruck

    TCM Select: Library of Classic Films Added to FilmStruck

    Most of the civilized world seems content nowadays to restrict themselves to the movies and TV shows available on Netflix and, possibly, Hulu. But for the more discerning cinephile, FilmStruck came out in 2016, and now there’s even more reason for the Gregg Turkingtons of the world to consider getting a subscription: TCM Select.  TCM Select […]

  • Your Streaming Consumption: AT&T Releases Streaming Calculator

    Your Streaming Consumption: AT&T Releases Streaming Calculator

    With the repeal of net neutrality regulations in the United States, it’s difficult to impossible to read into this online gadget without a little bit of sinister significance. Still, AT&T’s new Your Streaming Consumption calculator is nevertheless a good way to put the 21st century scourge of binge-watching into a new temporal perspective. Your Streaming Consumption lets […]

  • 2017 Wrapped: Spotify Gifts Users with Year in Review Feature

    2017 Wrapped: Spotify Gifts Users with Year in Review Feature

    One of my favorite parts of the holiday season is Spotify’s annual year in review, which shows me in crystal clear black and white exactly how obnoxious my music listening over the last 12 months have been. Earlier this month, the service, uh, unwrapped this year’s model, entitled 2017 Wrapped, and if you haven’t checked it […]

  • ESPN Plus: Upcoming New Streaming Service Announced

    ESPN Plus: Upcoming New Streaming Service Announced

    In the spring of next year, sports fans will have yet another way to enjoy ESPN, with the launch of a new proprietary streaming service under the ESPN brand umbrella. It will be called ESPN Plus, and according to Disney CEO Bob Iger users of the service will be able to “stream our channels on […]

  • Yeezy Sounds: An Upcoming Streaming Service from Kanye West?

    Yeezy Sounds: An Upcoming Streaming Service from Kanye West?

    Kanye West’s split with Jay-Z’s TIDAL streaming service is well known, but a recent report indicates that he’s prepared to take this rivalry to the next level, by launching a streaming service of his own that would possibly be a direct competitor to TIDAL. It would be called Yeezy Sounds, if trademark documents reportedly filed […]

  • Spotify Time Capsule Takes You Back to the Good Old Days

    Spotify Time Capsule Takes You Back to the Good Old Days

    Music is possibly the closest thing we have to time travel, at least in the emotional sense – there’s no better way to take you back to how you felt at a certain time and place in the past than to listen to whatever music was playing at that time. Spotify has a new custom […]

  • ‘Songs of Summer 2017′: Spotify Celebrates the Beginning of Summer Vacation

    ‘Songs of Summer 2017′: Spotify Celebrates the Beginning of Summer Vacation

    Every summer features music pundits both amateur and professional declaring various pop hits “the song of the summer,” followed by contrarian counter-programming, then the cycle repeats itself. Spotify has gotten a head start on the competition with their Songs of Summer 2017 playlist. And if you’ve got a Spotify account, you can go ahead and […]

  • Pluto TV On Demand: Streaming Service Adds On Demand Movies

    Pluto TV On Demand: Streaming Service Adds On Demand Movies

    One of the most underrated streaming services out there is Pluto TV, which gives cable-cutters the ability to flip through channels of various video streams – movies, old TV shows, news broadcasts, music videos, etc – just like in the golden age of channel flipping. But, the arc of history bends toward browsing through endless […]