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Amazon Strikes Deal to Carry PBS Programming

Good news, Neil deGrasse Tyson fans: Your favorite astrophysicist and company will soon be coming to Amazon. The company announced today that it has struck a deal with PBS Distribution to bring more than 1,000 episodes of PBS shows such as NOVA, Antique Roadshow and Frontline to its Amazon Prime service.

Yes, you’ll also get the …

Amazon’s Netflix-Style Video Service Free for ‘Prime’ Members

If you do a lot of shopping on, you’ve no doubt come across the site’s $79 per year “Prime” membership option.

The basic idea is that for $79, you get free two-day shipping on just about everything sold directly by Amazon—not its third-party sellers, mind you—or $4-per-item overnight shipping.

The company has now …

Amazon to Take on Netflix with Unlimited Video Streaming?

This seems a little too good to be true but rumor has it that Amazon may be getting into the unlimited video streaming game a la Netflix.

That in and of itself isn’t all that unbelievable, but there seems to be some indication that the unlimited streaming deal may be tied into Amazon’s expedited shipping program, called Amazon Prime …