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download (1)Grumble as it may about similar deals with Comcast and Verizon, Netflix is aware of the realities of the business world and makes agreements when it must. The streaming giant has signed an interconnection agreement with AT&T which will improve the quality of its service on the ISP’s network.

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downloadIn our never-ending quest to keep you informed and up-to-date on movie and home entertainment happenings, Inside Redbox regularly takes a look at major films coming out in the near(ish) future that are already generating buzz and anticipation. This time around, we’re spotlighting The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part I.

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Redbox Instant LogoWhile its disc rental operations remain the company’s bread and butter, Redbox parent Outerwall also has a stake in the Redbox Instant streaming service. Thus far, Redbox Instant has not been a hit with consumers, and some industry analysts are advising that Outerwall ditch the service entirely.

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imagesIn our never-ending quest to keep you informed and up-to-date on movie and home entertainment happenings, Inside Redbox regularly takes a look at major films coming out in the near(ish) future that are already generating buzz and anticipation. This time around, we’re spotlighting The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies.

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downloadAs it’s seen rivals Netflix and Hulu see increasing success with their strategies of producing proprietary content, Amazon has not been idle. The retail and streaming giant has revealed that it will be dropping more than $100 million on original content in the third quarter of 2014.

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New DVD-by-Mail Company Launches

download (20)They say fortune favors the bold. New DVD-by-mail service, Vidiux.com, which has just launched, is definitely not lacking in boldness. The company is entering a business that industry giant Netflix is trying to extract itself from, and is not offering a streaming option.

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FreebieFriday_CommunityTGIF! Every week on “Freebie Friday” we offer our readers an opportunity to win free prizes. This week we’re giving away five-packs of free Redbox rentals to three lucky winners!

The sword-and-sandal flick 300: Rise of an Empire arrived at Redboxes this week. Let’s talk about our favorite historical epics!
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Preview ReviewWelcome to another edition of Inside Redbox’s Preview Review, where we recap the movies that will be coming out in theaters this weekend. The goal of this feature is to help you make your weekend movie-watching plans, as well as to note movies that you want to Redbox in a few months when they come out on DVD.

An interesting mix of new movies are hitting theaters in wide release this weekend.  The previews and trailers for Hercules, Lucy, and And So It Goes are after the break. Read the rest of this entry »

imagesUltra HDTV, or 4K TV, does not seem to be getting consumers as excited as electronics manufacturers have hoped. According to a new report from research firm IHS, the new format, which has four times the resolution of 1080P HDTV, is being adopted at a very slow rate.

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downloadComcast reported its second quarter numbers today, and announced a loss of 144,000 video subscribers. The company managed to spin the loss by pointing out that it had shed 162,000 subscribers during the same period last year.

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