Tag Archives: Fire TV

Amazon and Google add YouTube on Fire TV and Prime Video on Chromecast

Amazon and Google announced that the official YouTube app will be incorporated into Amazon Fire TV devices and Fire TVs Smart TVs and, simultaneously, the Prime Video app will be compatible with Chromecast and devices with Chromecast included. In addition, Prime Video will also be available on some Android TV devices. YouTube TV and YouTube [...]

Amazon denies plans for ad-supported video service

During the third-quarter earnings call, Amazon executives said the company has no plans to launch an ad-supported video service for its Fire TV devices. We have no plans to build an ad-supported Prime Video offering for free at this time, said Amazon investor relations director Dave Fildes. In August, The Information reported that Amazon was [...]

Amazon reportedly working on a streaming service for Fire TV devices

Amazon is planning to launch a free, ad-supported video service for users of its Fire TV streaming devices, people familiar with the situation told The Information. The service could be called Free Dive and will operate independently of Amazon Prime Video, the company´s SVOD platform, which is also available in Latin America. According to The [...]

Google blocks YouTube on Amazon devices

Google announced that is pulling its YouTube app from Amazons Echo Show and Fire TV devices in response to the refusal of the retail company to sell some of its products. The Internet giant announced this week that it blocked access to YouTube on Echo Show and plans to remove YouTube from Fire TV video [...]