After revealing troubling financial numbers related to its Fire Phone last week, Amazon has begun addressing the possible reasons behind the mobile device's slow start in the market. In an interview with Fortune, the company cites initially high pricing as its main problem.
Wednesday, 15 October 2014
Following earlier reports of a possible New York brick-and-mortar store, Amazon has confirmed to GeekWire that it will be launching retail kiosks in two California cities. The pop-up stores will open at shopping malls in San Francisco and Sacramento just in time for the holiday shopping season.
Panasonic and Rand Luxury have announced plans to highlight Panasonic's upcoming premium Ultra HD TVs. The AX850 85-inch and AX900 65-inch LED 4K displays will be demoed at the Luxury Technology Show in Beverly Hills on October 15.
Tuesday, 07 October 2014
DTS and LG have announced a new long-term global deal that will see LG incorporate DTS technology into their home theater devices. The deal covers LG's entire collection of entertainment products, including Ultra HD TVs, soundbars, and receivers, and will focus on the integration of the DTS-HD decoder.
Viacom and Verizon have announced the renewal of their carriage agreement. The new deal also includes the addition of out-of-home streaming support for live and on-demand playback of Viacom network content for FiOS subscribers.