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Old October 31 2010, 07:16 PM   #125
Warp Coil
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Re: RedBox competition streaming

jefferiestubes8 wrote: View Post
Netflix will have a competitor next year:
Redbox unveiled Thursday a new digital strategy that by next year will expand the number of movies offered to consumers directly in their homes
The company is in talks with several potential partners for this expansion, which will include a Web-based service
analyst Eric Wold of Merriman Capital recently said in a research note that Wal-Mart and are top prospects.

Redbox says in talks for 2011 movie streaming

Redbox Moves to the Web Next Year

I'm not worried. I'm not a fan of the Red Box, Amazon and iTunes business model where you have to pay for each viewing. I'm very happy with Netflix's flat-fee pricing. I can stream as much as I want for one low rate, plus still get physical DVDs in the mail.
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