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My Amazon Video Disappeared!

Yup, it finally happened. One of my purchased Amazon Videos disappeared from my Amazon Video Library without any advance warning. Here’s what happened, and why I’m still going to keep buying Amazon Videos.     I own a LOT of Amazon Videos because I’ve been in the process of converting to an all-digital household for […]

6 Reasons Not To Upgrade To 4K UHD

At the most recent Consumer Electronics Show, 4K and Ultra High Definition (UHD) video content and screens were the talk of the show. Consumers are now being told that 4K / UHD is the Next Big Thing, but they aren’t being given the whole story. Here are 6 very good reasons not to make the […]

Netflix Admits Throttling Verizon & AT&T Customers’ Video Speeds

You may recall Netflix being among the most outspoken critics of data throttling when AT&T and other Internet Service Providers (ISPs) have been found guilty of it in the past, so it came as quite a shock when Netflix admitted to doing the same thing to its own customers late last month. Per The Washington […]

Amazon’s Actually Free Apps: What’s The Catch?

Ever since Amazon launched its Underground program for apps, through which consumers can get “Actually Free” versions of popular apps, app fans have been wondering how this is possible. After all, all Actually Free apps are free to download and include in-game items like power ups, hints, extra turns and other upgrades (that the user […]

How Disney Is Driving Up Digital Video Prices

If you’ve noticed that prices in the Amazon Digital Video Store and elsewhere seem to be steadily rising, you’re not wrong, but it’s probably not for the reasons you’d suspect. I lay the blame squarely at the feet of Disney, and it’s because Disney owns many of the most popular media companies and properties. Virtually […]