According to a report from Engadget, Amazon is sending out emails to select customers inviting them to try their Fire TV set-top box for free. The offer gives the select Amazon users a 30-day trial of the product with no money upfront. If users aren't satisfied after that time period, then they can return the product free of charge and shipping fees -- so long as the item is still in new condition and adheres to Amazon's returns policy.
As previously reported, HBO and Amazon have signed a deal giving Prime Instant Video the exclusive online-only subscription streaming rights to several HBO shows, films, miniseries, documentaries and specials -- and now the first batch of content is ready for viewing.
Sony has announced the launch of its latest 4K displays. The new collection of Ultra HD TVs will be offered for more affordable, mass market prices, and are set to be demoed and sold at a special event being held during the opening of Video & Audio Center’s Century City store. Sony's latest high-res audio systems will also be on display.
AT&T and DirecTV have announced plans to merge. The $48.5 million deal has been approved by both companies' board of directors and will allow AT&T to buy the satellite service in a stock-and-cash transaction for $95 per share.